Robotic Mitral Valve Repair  Jim Watkins Story
Jim Watkins closely monitored his health after learning he had a heart murmur and a leaky heart valve. After exploring his options at several hospitals, he chose to come to Johns Hopkins for a robotic mitral valve repair with cardiac surgeon Kaushik Mandal, M.D. He tells his story about the procedure, recovery and experience with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. To learn more about Dr. Mandal or for information about making an appointment, http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/profiles/results/directory/profile/0872429/kaushik-mandal The Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/