Henry Ford Hospital

This page highlights news and new technology from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. The hospital is a luminary center and also a pioneer of new cardiovascular technologies and techniques in the areas of complex PCI, including chronic total occlusions (CTO) and transcatheter structural heart treatments, including transcatheter valve replacement (TAVR), transcatheter LAA occlusion and MitraClip mitral valve repair. The center has also been at the forefront of how to improve mortality in cardiogenic shock patients and heads the National Cardiogenic Shock Initiative

The MitraClip is one example of a transcatheter mitral valve repair or replacement (TMVR) device used in the structural heart repair program at Henry Ford Hospital.

Podcast | Heart Valve Technology | May 31, 2019
Marvin Eng, M.D., structural fellowship director at Henry Ford Health System, and William O'Neill, M.D., director of...

William O'Neill, M.D., and Adam Greenbaum, M.D., perform a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure in the cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit.

Podcast | Structural Heart | May 31, 2019
A discussion with William O’Neill, M.D., director of the Henry Ford structural heart program, Ruth Fisher, MBA, vice...
Videos | Medical 3-D Printing | May 21, 2019
This is a sample of the 3-D printed hearts and coronary anatomy models created from patient CT scans to enable...
Videos | Cath Lab | May 20, 2019
This is a walk through of the primary structural heart hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Mich. It is...
Dee Dee Wang, M.D., director of structural heart imaging, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich., illustrates how patient survival depends on keeping the left ventricular outflow track (LVOT) clear during transcatheter mitral valve valve-in-valve replacement using a 3-D printed heart from a patient and a Sapien transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) valve.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 08, 2019
This 360 degree photo shows Dee Dee Wang, M.D., director of structural heart imaging, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit,...
Philips Azurion Clarity angiography system in the hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | May 06, 2019
This is a 360 degree image showing the main hybrid cath lab at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, which is used for most...
The Abiomed Impella percutaneous heart pump during a procedure at Henry Ford Hospital.

The Abiomed Impella percutaneous heart pump during a procedure at Henry Ford Hospital.

Podcast | Hemodynamic Support Devices | May 02, 2019
This podcast is a discussion with William O'Neill, M.D., director of the structural heart program, Henry Ford Hospital...
Patient Lillian Keavey speaks with Henry Ford cardiologists William O'Neill and Dee Dee Wang about her case. She was the 1,000th patients at Henry Ford to have their procedure guided by 3-D print.

Patient Lillian Keavey speaks with Henry Ford cardiologists William O'Neill and Dee Dee Wang about her case. She was the 1,000th patients at Henry Ford to have their procedure guided by 3-D print.

News | Medical 3-D Printing | April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019 — A 72-year-old woman from northern Michigan became Henry Ford Health System’s 1,000th patient treated...
Videos | Structural Heart | April 25, 2019
Dee Dee Wang, M.D., director of structural heart imaging, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich., explains how patient...
Videos | Interventional Radiology | September 10, 2019
Scott Schwartz, M.D., interventional radiologist and program director for IR residencies and the vascular and...
Videos | September 27, 2019
Akshay Khandelwal, M.D., director of medical operations at the Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute, Detroit, and...
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | August 31, 2018
This is a 360 degree photo view inside the neuro-interventional radiology lab at Henry Ford Hospital to show the layout...
Henry Ford Hospital First in Michigan to Perform Cardioband Mitral Valve Procedure

An angiography image showing the catheter-based implantation of the Cardioband annuloplasty ring using corkscrew shaped anchors.

News | Heart Valve Technology | June 13, 2018
June 13, 2018 — Henry Ford Hospital is one of 17 U.S. trial sites using a catheter-based procedure approved in Europe...
A transcaval access TAVR procedure, showing a guide wire in the vena cava and a snare located in the aorta to pull the guide wire through.

A transcaval access TAVR procedure, showing a guide wire in the vena cava and a snare located in the aorta to pull the guide wire through.

Feature | Heart Valve Technology | April 19, 2018 | Dave Fornell
Patient selection for who is best suited for a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedure is partly based...
Videos | Heart Failure | March 23, 2018
David Lanfear M.D., FACC, head of advanced heart failure and cardiac transplantation, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit,...