The Ventricular assist device program is managing more than 150 patients long term at home with their devices.
The University of Michigan Heart Transplant program was established in 1970 and the number of adult and pediatric heart transplants has remained steady. The 1 and 3-year survival rates are favorable compared to the national rates.
21 of the 42 myectomies performed in 2014 were for a diagnosis of Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM). Find out more about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at the University of Michigan.