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Justin Ryder Explains What the
Total Artificial Heart Means to Him

  • Age: 34 (at implant)
  • Diagnosis: Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Implant date: Dec. 3, 2012
  • Freedom switch: Dec. 21, 2012
  • Transplant: Feb. 24, 2013
  • Hospital: University of Arizona Medical Center
  • Surgeon(s): Dr. Kristy Smith

In his own words, patient Justin Ryder explains what the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart means to him.

 

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Professor of Surgery

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*The SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart was formerly known as the
SynCardia temporary CardioWest™ Total Artificial Heart.

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