Recovery after your procedure

You may be discharged from the hospital 1-2 days after your TAVI procedure or 1 -2 weeks with your SAVR1

Before being discharged, your doctor might advise you on:


How to care for the incision that was made for the procedure.2


Medicines to prevent blood clots, infections or pain.2


How to monitor your health for potential complications.3


A heart-healthy diet.3

physical activity

Gradually increasing the extent of physical activity.2

Doctor's follow up

When you should visit the doctor for a follow-up.2

If you are unsure about how to take care of yourself
after your procedure, speak to your doctor

Get info kit for more information

1. SingHealth. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)/Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement. Available at: Accessed 23 October 2023.
2. British Heart Foundation. TAVI (Transcatheter aortic valve implantation). Available at: Accessed 23 October 2023.
3. Mayo Clinic. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). Available at: Accessed 23 October 2023.