Former NFL Standout Gets Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Replacement

Media cover ex-Chargers player's quick recovery at Scripps

Ed White, former NFL player and Scripps heart patient, and Dr. Paul Teirstein, MD, cardiology, at press conference.

Former NFL great Ed White, and Dr. Paul Teirstein, an interventional cardiologist at Scripps Clinic, discuss innovative heart valve replacement procedure.

Media cover ex-Chargers player's quick recovery at Scripps

Ed White, a four-time NFL Pro Bowl selection and ex-San Diego Chargers offensive lineman, recently underwent an innovative, minimally invasive heart valve replacement procedure at Scripps. Media covered White's quick recovery from the procedure, known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).


Read the story in The San Diego Union-Tribune: Ex-Chargers great Ed White reports huge health gain, from innovative heart procedure


View the segment on CBS 8: Former Chargers lineman Ed White gets new heart valve

View the segment on KUSI

View the segment on KUSI

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