In preparation for your visit, please obtain and bring:
Prior to TAVR, all patient are required to have the following:
Typically this all occurs in the same day
- Often you will be asked to undergo a cardiac angiogram (aka Cardiac Cath). It will requires a small catheter inserted into the groin, and contrast dye is then injected to visualize the blood vessels in the heart. You will receive medication as needed to make you comfortable. This test will not be performed during your initial vist. This test may be performed at RWJUH or by your regular cardiologist.