Specialty surgeon complete packaged procedure for a heart valve replacement heart surgery.
The left side of the heart is responsible for pumping blood everywhere in the body except for the lungs. Oxygenated blood from the lungs is drawn into the left atrium, crosses the mitral valve, enters the left ventricle, crosses the aortic valve, and leaves the heart through the aortic to supply the body.
In heart valve replacement heart surgery, the mitral and aortic valves are extremely important in this critical surgical process. Each valve is repaired to open and close at just the right time in order to develop the pressures necessary to supply blood to the body.
The heart valve replacement treatment cost includes the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures, and drugs required to administer the plan of care. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists, and cost of complication management; travel, food, and lodging.