Playing Like a Champion with the On-X Heart Valve Ron Stuart loves golf. In fact, he says, “it probably can be said that I play golf more than I should, but not as much as I want to. I probably would be more profitable in my work if I didn’t play as much golf.” In […]
On-X AAP Recipient Shortly after his heart valve replacement surgery, Dan Schafer was reminded of his West Point Class of ’86 motto, “courage never quits.” It was this spirit that kept him moving forward in the face of his diagnosis, through surgery and beyond. Dan has always been physically active. As a young man, he […]
“Once I was satisfied with what I knew about the On-X valve, I told my surgeon that it had to be the On-X valve, or I wasn’t going to have the surgery.” On-X Aortic Valve Recipient: Virginia Arena Virginia is sixty-five years old and lives in Palm Coast, Florida. She has always led an […]
Age: 56 Senior PA-C at Mayo Clinic Husband, Father of 2 On-X Aortic & Mitral Valve Recipient “It’s a humbling experience, and I think it made me a more passionate practitioner. It allows me to relate to the patient in a way I wasn’t able to before.” A King Pin in His Best Health […]
Age: 54 Active Cyclist, Athlete U.S. Army Veteran (1982-2010) Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm On-X Aortic Valve Recipient NOTE: This video reflects one person’s experience. Talk to your doctor about your situation and possible treatment options.