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Methodist DeBakey Cardiology Associates

Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)

A ventricular assist device (VAD) is an implanted mechanical device that helps maintain the pumping ability of a heart that can not effectively work on its own.

Learn more about ventricular assist devices at the Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center website

Learn about other implantable devices:

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