Have you been told you need surgery for Heart Valve Disease?

White Oak Medical Center has achieved the highest quality rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons placing it among the elite in heart surgery in North America. This distinguished three-star rating recognizes our high-quality patient care and outcomes for Isolated Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) surgery, Aortic Valve Replacement surgery and Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement surgery – three main types of heart surgery.

Why Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery?

Minimally invasive heart surgery gives you an option other than traditional open-heart surgery to treat heart valve conditions like aortic valve and mitral valve stenosis or regurgitation with a faster, easier recovery. These proven and specialized techniques:

  • Speed your recovery
  • Reduce scarring
  • Minimize pain
  • Decrease blood loss

Why Choose Adventist Healthcare White Oak Medical Center?

Currently no other hospital in the Washington D.C. metro region offers minimally invasive heart surgery without robotics and at the same level of experience as our surgeons. Our heart surgeons:

  • Performed more than 1,000 minimally invasive heart valve surgeries
  • Helped develop very specialized techniques that use a small incision to repair or replace the valve
  • Achieve excellent patient outcomes and satisfaction

What Are My Minimally Invasive Options?

Minimally invasive heart care includes a range of heart surgery options and catheter procedures such as:

  • Mitral Valve Repair/Replacement Surgery
  • Aortic Valve Repair/Replacement Surgery
  • TAVR – Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Atrial Fibrillation MAZE Surgery

Need a Second Opinion or Wondering If You Qualify?

Fill out the form or call 240-637-7050 today to learn if you qualify for a minimally invasive heart procedure.

Request a Heart Surgery Consultation

Adventist Medical Group Cardiovascular Surgery

11886 Healing Way, Suite 403
Silver Spring, MD 20904

Office Hours: Monday-Friday (8:00am-5:00pm)

Meet Our Heart Patients

Trusted Heart Care Stories

Harry Gordon, Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Patient

Harry Gordon, Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Patient“What impressed me was the quality of care from the time you walk in the front door, to the time that you’re recovering from surgery and leaving.”


Susan Joseph, Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Patient

Susan Joseph, Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Patient"I was up walking the next day. I was shocked at how good I felt.”

Heart Care You Can Trust

Trusted Heart CareACCREDITED CHEST PAIN CENTER – Rapid and Effective Treatment of Heart Attack

Trusted Heart CareRecognized for high-quality care of heart attack patients by the American Heart Association. 

Trusted Heart CareEXCELLENCE IN STROKE CARE by the American Heart Association