Highest Rated for Mitral Valve Surgery
Sequoia Hospital’s Mitral Valve Center has received a three-star rating, the highest possible, from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for excellent in mitral valve replacement or repair surgery.
This rating places Sequoia’s Mitral Valve Center among the top 10 percent for mitral valve repair or replacement surgery among hospitals in the United States.
The STS rating system is one of the most sophisticated and highly regarded measures of quality in health care, rating the outcomes of cardiothoracic surgery programs in the U.S. and globally.
Sequoia Hospital and its Mitral Valve Center are a premier destination for heart care throughout the western U.S. In addition to our STS rating, we’ve earned the distinction of being named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery by Healthgrades, and our affiliation with the Cleveland Clinic’s Heart and Vascular Institute is the first of its kind in Northern California.