Medical Director, Structural Heart and Valve Team; Program Director, Structural Heart Disease Fellowship
Clinical trials: <i/> Primary Investigator for CORCINCH Trial (Accucinch device), ENCIRCLE (M3 TMVR device), CERCLAGE, PARADIGM (AVP3 PVL closure device), EARLY TAVR, CLASP TR (tricuspid valve repair with PASCAL)<i/>
Medicine is a team approach involving primary care, sub-specialists, the family and most of all the patient in all major medical decision making.
In Practice Since
Sat Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2011
Procedures Performed
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter mitral valve repair (MitraClip)
Left atrial appendage closure (Watchman)
PFO and ASD closure
PDA closure
Coronary artery stenting
Impella left ventricular support device
Left ventricular remodeling (clinical trial)
CardioMEMS
Affiliations
Carilion Clinic
VTC Affiliate
Medical Education
University of Missouri-Columbia
Undergraduate Education
University of Missouri-Columbia
Certifications
CCCVI (Nuclear Cardiology)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Interventional Card)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)
National Board of Echocardiography
Degree
M.D.
Schools
University of Missouri-Columbia
Internships
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Residencies
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Fellowships
University Hospital Duesseldorf
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Interests
Aortic valve disease
Mitral valve disease
Tricuspid valve disease
Atrial septal defects
Stroke prevention with PFO closure
Left atrial appendage closure
Coronary artery disease
Heart failure device therapy
Given Name
Jason R.
Surname
Foerst
Gender
Male
Accepts Children
false
Accepts New Clients
true
Accepts Mychart Appointments
true
Accepts New Appointments
true
Average Rating
4.8
Rating Count
134
Accepts Children
false
Accepts New Clients
true
Accepts MyChart Appointments
true
Accepts New Appointments
true
Should Be Deleted
no
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Explained Clearly
Explained Clearly Rating
4.8
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Listened Carefully
Listened Carefully Rating
4.9
Easy Instructions Slug
Easy Instructions
Easy Instructions Rating
4.8
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Knew Medical History
Knew History Rating
4.8
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Showed Respect
Showed Respect Rating
4.9
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Spent Enough Time
Spent Enough Time Rating
4.8
Offers Virtual Visits
No