by Roxanna Van Norman
The American Heart Association and the Mitral Foundation recognizes Stanford Health Care’s commitment to best practices and quality for mitral valve repair
The American Heart Association and the Mitral Foundation have awarded the 2022 Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award to Stanford Health Care for a demonstrated record of superior clinical outcomes in mitral valve repair.
“Our team works incredibly hard to provide our patients and their referring physicians with the best options for optimal outcomes in heart surgery,” said Joseph Woo, MD, the Norman E. Shumway Professor and Chair of the Stanford Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. “We are honored to receive this recognition for our commitment to clinical excellence and outstanding quality in mitral valve repair.”