Everything to Know About Heart Failure and Heart Transplant

More than 5 million people in the U.S. suffer from heart failure. It is so important to understand the causes, signs and symptoms of this condition and to seek medical attention as soon as possible. During this live Q&A show, our experts at the nation's best heart failure and transplant center will discuss everything to know about preventing and treating heart failure — including when a heart transplant may be an option.
Valluvan Jeevanandam, MD

Valluvan Jeevanandam, MD

Dr. Valluvan Jeevanandam specializes in the surgical management of heart failure, and is an expert in high-risk cardiac surgery. He has performed more than 1,000 heart transplants — including the total artificial heart — and countless cardiac surgery procedures.

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Christopher Salerno

Christopher Salerno, MD

Christopher Salerno, MD, is a leader in cardiac surgery and an expert in performing complex surgeries for patients suffering from a wide range of heart conditions.

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Heart Failure and Transplantation

At the University of Chicago Medicine, we bring the best minds in medicine together to meet the needs of patients facing heart failure and transplant.

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