Structural heart and valve center

The Spectrum Health Structural Heart and Valve Center brings groundbreaking advances to the treatment of structural heart and valve diseases. The center offers new options for valve replacement and repair along with treatments for septal defects and stroke prevention for atrial fibrillation. Our specialists have years of experience performing minimally invasive procedures. Spectrum Health has access to FDA-approved transcatheter valve replacement, as well as up-and-coming clinical trial treatments when applicable.


What we treat

  • Stenosis of the aortic, mitral, tricuspid or pulmonic valves
  • Regurgitation/insufficiency of the aortic or mitral valves
  • Patent foramen ovale closure in patients with history of stroke
  • Atrial and ventricular septal defects closure
  • Stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation patients (via left atrial appendage occlusion)
  • Paravalvular leak closure

Services and procedures

  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Balloon aortic valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR)
  • Percutaneous mitral valve clip placement
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion in atrial fibrillation patients
  • Balloon mitral valvuloplasty
  • Patent foramen ovale and atrial septal defect percutaneous closure
  • Ventricular septal defect repair post-myocardial infarction

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