Education & Resources


  • Managing Atrial Fibrillation & Aortic/Mitral Valve Disease Non-Surgically

    Join Dr. Jorge Castellanos from the Jeffrey M. Carlton Heart & Vascular Institute as he shares the most up to date minimally invasive therapies for stroke risk reduction in patients with atrial fibrillation. He will discuss novel ways in which aortic valve disease and mitral valve disease can be fixed without having to perform open … Continued

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  • Heart Matters Support Group- In Person

    Join our monthly support group for the cardiac patient, their partner, family members, or caregivers. Our Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Stephanie Fermelia, LCSW, will discuss topics such as managing stress, depression and anxiety, handling anger, and coping with lifestyle changes and loss. This Support Group will be in-person beginning May 2022.

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  • Aortic Dissection Survivor Support Group

    The Hoag Aortic Dissection Support Group provides mutual emotional support and information for thoracic aortic dissection survivors, their families and support network. By sharing personal experiences, concerns, coping strategies and triumphs, survivors and their loved ones will know they are not alone and that others understand what they are going through. This group is facilitated … Continued

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