Stan Larkin

U-M Patient Goes Home with Artificial Heart

With a total artificial heart powered by a backpack-sized power supply, Stan Larkin, 24, can wait at home for a heart transplant. He is part of a rare group of  U.S. patients who have been discharged from a hospital without a human heart. Learn more.


Frankel CVC Performs First Implant in Evolut R Trial

The first implant in the CoreValve Evolut R Clinical Study was performed in early October by Frankel CVC interventional cardiologists and cardiac surgeons. The CoreValve Evolut R System was designed to allow physicians to reposition the device during the procedure. Learn more.

Stay informed about Ebola

Learn More about Ebola Preparedness

The University of Michigan Health System is drawing on its experience as it prepares to protect patients, staff and the community. Learn more.


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Need to make an appointment at the Frankel Cardiovascular Center?

Find out what to expect when you call our toll-free number at 888-287-1082. Schedule an appointment, or get answers to questions you may have about treatment options, doctors and support services. Go to our Make an Appointment page to learn more.