Penn Heart and Vascular

The Burchers' Experience with the Heart Valve Disease Program

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Joe and Vida Burcher, TAVR Patients, Great Grandparents

After 65 years of marriage, Joe and Vida have been through almost everything together. When both were diagnosed with bad aortic valves, they wanted to heal together too. Penn gave them a less invasive option than open heart surgery: TAVR, or Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. It worked.

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