By Press Release Thursday, October 08 2015 @ 02:57 PM EDT
Valley Medical Group Cardiologists are First in the Area to Offer MitraClip to Repair Leaky Valves
The Heart Team at The Valley Hospital recently became the first in Bergen, Passaic and Rockland counties to use a cutting edge medical device to repair valve leakage. The MitraClip device is now being used to treat patients with severe symptomatic degenerative mitral valve regurgitation (MR) who are deemed unfit for surgery. The device is being utilized by Valley Medical Group physicians Sean Wilson, M.D., and Howard Goldschmidt, M.D.