TAVI—A nonsurgical form of Valve Replacement

“More than 1 million cases of Aortic Stenosis are diagnosed every year in India alone. While infections like rheumatic fever was once a leading cause, age related degradation of the aortic valve is fast emerging as the major cause of aortic stenosis in most developed and developing countries today. 1 in 8 people over the age of 75 are likely to be affected by this condition,” says Dr. Sai Satish M.D. D.M., Senior Interventional Cardiologist at Chennai’s Apollo Hospitals.

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