Details of Randy Travis’ Medical Procedure & Statement Released
The love and support from fans, while Randy Travis fights a heart problem isn't going unnoticed. Randy thanks everyone for their well wishes and releases more details about his surgery to stabilize his heart. He has viral cardiomyopathy, a disease that weakens the heart.
Travis' publicist says he had an impella peripheral left ventricular assist device placed in his heart. It's a mechanical pump that is implanted in the heart to relieve the heart's pumping function.
Although Travis remains in critical condition he said he is 'very thankful to the fans for their love and support during this time.'
Fans can send cards and well wishes at the address below.
Mail Cards and Letters to:
266 Blanks Road
Tioga, Texas 76271
Facebook Country stars are using social media to send well wishes to Randy Travis, who is in critical condition with a heart problem. Several country stars Tweeted prayers to Randy, including Brad Paisley , George Strait, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood .