TAVR Leads to a New Beginning

Cardiology patient has renewed sense of hope after successful heart procedure.

By: Tracy Collins
doctor Andres Pineda, MD, a UF Health interventional cardiologist, performed Freeman Mann’s TAVR procedure.

Opting for TAVR

patient Freeman Mann, who’s lived in the same neighborhood his whole life, knows not to take his health for granted. “Twenty-two of us grew up here,” he said while standing at his front door and pointing down the street. “Only three of us are left.”