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For Referring Physicians

For Referring Physicians

By referring your patients to UNC REX Healthcare, you’re giving them access to some of the area’s most accomplished, knowledgeable cardiovascular specialists. Find out how to make the referral process as easy as possible.

Referring a Patient

Choose the referral option that works best for you.

TAVR Referrals

To request a patient evaluation for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), you may:

TAVR Patient Criteria

Consider referring your aortic stenosis patients for TAVR if they are:

  • High risk
  • Symptomatic
  • Older than 80
  • Experiencing comorbidities

If your patients are candidates for surgery, refer them for conventional aortic valve replacement.

Learn Your Risk

Take an online Heart Aware or Vascular Aware assessment to discover your odds of developing a cardiovascular disease. You’ll find out if you qualify for a free in-person medical screening and consultation.

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