Department of Cardiac Surgery
The department provides super-specialised planned and acute care for patients. It performs a full range of cardiac surgery procedures, with the exception of heart transplantation and surgeries for birth defects in children. It offers all standard diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the field of adult cardiac surgery, such as surgical treatment of ischaemic heart disease, valve defects, atrial fibrillation, adult heart defects, thoracic aortic diseases, heart tumours and diseases of the aortic arch branch. Patient care is provided by a team of certified cardiac surgeons, cardiologists and anaesthesiologists specialising in cardiac surgery.