Dontae's Heart Valve Story

The DMC cardiovascular team replaced Dontae’s mitral valve using a minimally invasive procedure, resulting in smaller incisions, less pain, and a quicker recovery. Learn how the minimally invasive technique gave him a second chance at life.

LaWanda and baby Benjamin's Story

May 5, 2022

LaWanda’s prenatal care at DMC Hutzel Women’s Hospital gave her the personalized experience she wanted. When a fetal echo discovered a potential abnormality with baby Benjamin’s heart, the specialists at DMC Hutzel Women’s Hospital and DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan provided the expertise LaWanda and her baby needed. Baby Benjamin was delivered by an experienced team of obstetricians at DMC Hutzel Women’s Hospital with the support of pediatric specialists, cardiologists, and cardiac surgeons at DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan who carefully monitored Benjamin’s health before and after birth, and provided him with a life-saving heart transplant.

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