Aortic Valve Disease Overview

Aortic valve diseases can threaten your health and impact your quality of life. Our heart and vascular specialists at the University of Michigan Health Frankel Cardiovascular Center are skilled in diagnosing and treating diseases of the aortic valve.

We use innovative techniques and a unique team-based approach to help you feel better as quickly as possible.

For more detailed information about Aortic Valve Disease and its treatment, visit the Aortic Valve Disease page within our Comprehensive Aortic Program.

Aortic Valve Disease Care at the Frankel Cardiovascular Center

At the Frankel Cardiovascular Center, you’ll find expert, patient-centered care. Our team approach brings together cardiologists, surgeons, radiologists, nurse practitioners, care coordinators and many others to offer patients:

  • Access to leading experts in aortic valve disease: Our surgeons are among the top in the nation. They are continually developing new treatments and refining existing ones to improve patient outcomes.
  • Enrollment in the latest clinical trials: As one of the nation’s largest aortic valve programs, we participate in clinical trials for medical device companies. This gives you access to treatments and devices that may not be available elsewhere.
  • Personalized treatment planning: Our team meets weekly to review your case, evaluate your symptoms and identify treatment options. We then work with you to develop a treatment plan that is best for your condition and personal needs.

Make an Appointment

To schedule an evaluation with a Frankel Cardiovascular Center physician, call 888-287-1082. Or visit the Make a Cardiovascular Appointment page to learn what to expect when you call us.

Physicians: To refer a patient, call M-Line at 800-962-3555.