Treatment varies, depending on the type of valvular heart disease.
In some cases, medication alone is successful in the treatment of
valvular heart disease. In cases of high risk patients with valvular
heart disease, we use a multi-disciplinary approach to diagnosing and
treating these patients.
Heart valve surgery used to repair or replace diseased heart valves.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics)
provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well
as provides the latest information and news for physicians and office
staff. For help with all referral needs and questions visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers