Heart Valve Disease

Heart valve disease is a condition where the valves of the heart begin to malfunction. There are two main types of heart valve malfunction:

  • Regurgitation – the heart valve does not completely and therefore flows backwards through the valve.
  • Stenosis – the heart valve opening becomes narrowed, limiting the flow causing the heart to pump with more force.

Heart Valve Disease Symptoms may include:

Treatments for Heart Valve Disease may include:

  • Medication
  • Surgery

For appointments or for more information about the treatment of heart valve disease please call 314.747.9355 or toll-free 877.747.9355 or email us.