Jersey Shore University Medical Center features a next generation operating room, specially designed to combine interventional procedures and surgery based on the unique needs of the patient. The hybrid operating room allows minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures with catheter-based intervention in these cases.
Jersey Shore also offers the only cardiac surgery program in Monmouth and Ocean counties. Surgeons continue to achieve outstanding patient outcomes. In fact, Jersey Shore’s cardiac surgery outcomes rival some of the nation’s best. Specific cardiac surgery specialties include:
For most patients with severe aortic stenosis, the gold standard treatment is a surgical procedure known as Aortic Valve Replacement (AVR). Today at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, patients with severe AS that were once considered too high risk for traditional surgery can now explore other treatment options with TAVR.