BadAorta

I'm Dr. Grayson Wheatley, a board-certified heart surgeon specializing in aortic surgery.

This blog is dedicated to giving patients, family members, and physicians quality medical information about the aorta, its diseases, and how to treat them.

Hybrid Arch Repair Video

Hybrid arch repair is a less-invasive technique for treating complex aortic problems to the aortic arch such as aortic aneurysms and aortic dissections. Continue reading.

This Week in Aortic Surgery July 29, 2019 - August 3, 2019

Stay informed about top research articles from leading medical journals. Continue reading.

Stenting the Ascending Aorta

Introduction to the challenges of stenting the ascending aorta Continue reading.

This Week in Aortic Surgery July 22, 2019 - July 28, 2019

A curated list of the best research studies in Aortic Surgery selected from leading scientific journals. Continue reading.

This Week in Aortic Surgery July 15, 2019 - July 21, 2019

A weekly review of published research and clinical information regarding treatments for aortic disease. Continue reading.