Prof. Jian Ye

Prof. Jian Ye

University of British Columbia, Canada




1985-1988 M.Sc. Fujian Medical College Fuzhou, Fujian, China

1978-1983 M.D. Wenzhou Medical College Wenzhou, Zhejiang, China


  1. Wong DR, Ye J (senior & corresponding author), Cheung A, Webb JG, Carere RG, Lichtenstein SV. Technical considerations to avoid pitfalls during transapical aortic valve implantation, J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010;140:196-202.
  2. Ye J (senior & corresponding author), Cheung A, Lichtenstein SV, Nietlispach F, Albugami S, Masson JB, Thompson CR, Munt B, Moss R, Carere RG, Jamieson WRE, Webb JG. Transapical Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Follow-up to 3 Years. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010;139: 1107-1113.
  3. Webb JG, Wood DA, Ye J, Gurvitch R, Masson JB, Leipsic J, Horlick E, Rodes-Cabau J, Dumont E, Osten M, Wender O, Wijesinghe N, Tay EL, Nietlispach F, Johnson M, Munt B, Moss R, Thompson CR, Lichtenstein SV, Cheung A. Transcatheter valve-in-valve implantation for failed bioprosthetic heart valves. Circulation 2010;121:1848-1857.
  4. Hon JKF, Webb J, Ye J, Carere RG, Munt B, Josan K, Lichtenstein SV, Cheung A. Transatrial transcatheter tricuspid valve-in-valve implantation of balloon expandable bioprosthesis. Ann Thorac Surg 2010;90:1696-1697.
  5. Hon JKF, Webb J, Munt B, Ye J, Carere RG, Lichtenstein SV, Cheung A. Fully Echo-Guided Transapical Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Valve Implantation Into An ‘Invisible’ Mitral Bioprosthesis. J Heart Valve Dis 2010 (in press).
  6. Gurvitch R, Wood DA, Tay E, Leipsic J, Ye J, Lichtenstein SV, Thompson CR, Carere RG, Wijesinghe N, Nietlispach F, Boone R, Lauck S, Cheung A, Webb JG. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: durability of clinical and hemodynamic outcomes beyond 3 years in a large patient cohort. Circulation 2010;122:1319-1327.
  7. Masson JB, Lee M, Boone RH, Al Ali A, Al Bugami S, Hamburger JH, Mancini J, Ye J, Cheung A, Humphries K, Wood DA, Nietlispach F, Webb JG. Impact of coronary artery disease on outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Catheter and Cardiovasc Interv 2010;76:165-173.
  8. Wijesinghe N, Ye J, Rodés-Cabau J, Cheung A, Velianou JL, Natarajan MK, Dumant E, Nietlispach F, Gurvitch R, Wood DA, Tay E, Webb JG. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients with Bicuspid Aortic Valve Stenosis.
  9. Cheung A, Gurvitch R, Ye J, Wood D, Lichtenstein S, Webb J. Early experience with transapical transcatheter valve-in-valve implantations for failed mitral biological prosthesis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011 (in press) .
  10. Gurvitch R, Wood DA, Leipsic J, Tay E, Johnson M, Ye J, Nietlispach F, Wijesinghe N, Cheung A, Webb JG. Multislice computed tomography for prediction of optimal angiographic deployment projections during transcatheter aortic valve implantation. JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2010;3:1157-1165.
  11. Cheung A, Hon JK, Ye J, Webb J. Combined off-pump transapical transcatheter aortic valve implantation and minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass. J Card Surg 2010;25:660-662.
  12. Higgins J, Jamieson WR, Benhameid O, Ye J, Cheung A, Skarsgard P, Germann E, Chan F, Lichtenstein SV. Influence of patient gender on mortality after aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011 (in press).
  13. Tay EL, Gurvitch R, Wijeysinghe N, Nietlispach F, Leipsic J, Wood DA, Yong G, Cheung A, Ye J, Lichtenstein SV, Carere R, Thompson C, Webb JG. Outcome of patients after transcatheter aortic valve embolization. JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2011;4:228-34.
  14. Higgins J, Ye J(senior & corresponding author), Humphries KH, Cheung A, Wood DA, Webb JG, Lichtenstein SV. Early Clinical Outcomes Following Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation: A Propensity-Matched Comparison to Conventional Aortic Valve Replacement. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011 (in press) .
  15. Soon JL, Ye J(senior & corresponding author), Cheung A, Lichtenstein SV, Wood D, Webb JG. Transapical Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation In The Presence Of A Mitral Prosthesis. JACC 2011.