The Marfan Blog

Ken M

Ken is a creative advertising writer who was clinically diagnosed with Marfan syndrome at age 40 after a routine heart scan revealed an aortic root dilatation. Within months, he had the David, valve-sparing procedure to replace the diseased aortic root portion and repair the aortic valve. He is an avid golfer, self-awareness and psychology enthusiast, and enjoys traveling and meeting new people.

Recent Posts

FINDING MARFAN: A BREAKTHROUGH IN MENTAL HEALTH

Feb 15, 2019 by Ken M

This past year I turned the big 4-0. Forty years…my gosh, it goes by fast. But if you think about it, for a handful of years it’s all about developing, playing, and watching TV. Then, you go to school. 

Topics: Marfan Awareness, Diagnosis, Physical Activity