Doc Talk - Valvular Heart Disease


KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Health issues can hinder anyone's ability to work--let alone work on heavy machinery.

But one West Michigan man refused to let an ailing heart valve stop him.

In this week's Doc Talk, Newschannel 3's Erica Mokay is introducing us to Leroy Leister, an 89-year-old with an undeniable work ethic and strong will to live, and a progressive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement—TAVR.

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