The Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center at Mount Sinai Hospital stands as one of the most advanced facilities in the nation. The effectiveness of mitral valve repair surpasses that of mitral valve replacement using mechanical or bioprosthetic valves, a fact widely acknowledged. At Mount Sinai's Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center, patients are provided with the highest rate of mitral valve repair accessible worldwide.
For individuals with mitral valve prolapse, our achievement in preventing the need for mitral valve replacement is nearly perfect, reaching close to 100%. We possess specialized proficiency in mitral valve repair for patients with advanced cardiomyopathy. If patients experience accompanying atrial fibrillation, we extend the latest advancements in concomitant arrhythmia surgery, including the cutting-edge MAZE procedure. Additionally, we offer minimally invasive approaches to mitral valve repair surgery, when suitable.