Depending on your condition, you should begin to feel the effects of your heart valve repair soon after surgery.
Most patients feel the results of valve repair surgery immediately. Others notice a gradual improvement over several weeks following their surgery. Your doctor will help you evaluate your progress and recommend programs and activities to help restore your strength and energy.
There are some risks involved with this kind of surgery. Risks include:
Talk with your doctor to learn more about the benefits and risks of heart valve repair surgery.
Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.