The Maze procedure is a procedure used to treat atrial fibrillation, an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). This condition may lead to blood clots. The Maze procedure uses ablation (the purposeful destruction of a specific portion of the heart muscle) to correct your irregular heartbeat.
Why choose Presbyterian for a Maze procedure?
Presbyterian Heart and Vascular Care has a skilled team who can provide a wide range of services from diagnosis to treatment. Their surgeons are trained in many different techniques and procedures, many of which can provide you with a shorter recovery period and less hospital time.
Who is eligible for a Maze procedure?
If you who have been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation that has not responded to conventional medical treatments, your healthcare team may recommend having this procedure.
What conditions can be treated with a Maze procedure?