Novant Health Ventricular Assistance is a clinic devoted to serving patients with heart devices or in need of heart devices. Ventricular assist devices (VAD) can be either left ventricular assist devices (LVAD), right ventricular assist devices (RVAD) or two devices working together to assist both sides of the heart as a biventricular assist device (BIVAD). Whether you are having a device placed, are living with a VAD, or are in need of help managing care for heart failure or other ailments, we are here for you. Our providers are wholly devoted to your heart care, and helping you stay as healthy and active as possible.
Services we offer include:
- Management of advanced heart failure
- Pre-operative care for patients having ventricular assist devices placed
- Post-operative care for patients after ventricular assist device placement
- Palliative care
- Social work services