The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery of the Heart Center of Cologne at the University Hospital Cologne under the direction of Univ. -Prof. Dr. Thorsten Wahlers performs over 2,800 operations every year. 1,700 of them are performed with the use of the cardiopulmonary bypass.
Department of Thoracic, Vascular Surgery and Cardiosurgery
The Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery offers the entire spectrum of cardiothoracic surgery, including heart transplantation and the use of artificial heart systems. A special focus is on the development and the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques.
Department of Cardiosurgery, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
The Department of Thoracic, Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery at the University Hospital Frankfurt is a distinguished institution in this field of medicine. The Department specializes in coronary artery bypass syrgery, heart valve surgery, aortic surgery, lung surgery and transplant surgery.
The Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the University Hospital Dusseldorf provides the whole range of cardiovascular medicine at the university level. The Department has a long and successful history. Since 1938 more than 50,000 cadiac surgeries were performed here.
The department of thoracic surgery offers the comprehensive range of modern, specialized medical measurement for the treatment of diseases of the lungs, the thorax and the mediastinum. The therapy has close integration of diagnostic procedures and the latest techniques in the conservative and surgical treatment.
Department of General, Abdominal and Thoracic Surgery
The Department of General, Visceral and Thoracic Surgery at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf offers the best surgical treatment of thoracic and abdominal diseases as well as diseases of the hormone-producing organs, vessels and obesity.
The range of surgical services of the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at the University Hospital Tubingen covers all surgical and interventional operations in the corresponding fields up to the transplant surgery.
From small, the diagnostic interventions to large tumor operations, the department of thoracic surgery offers the entire spectrum of thoracic surgery. The majority of the interventions are the very gentle, minimally invasive method of video-assisted thoracoscopy.
The Department of Thoracic Surgery at the DKD HELIOS Klinik Wiesbaden can perform all kinds of operations on the lung, chest wall, and on the other organs of the chest in benign and malignant diseases. A special treatment focuses on the operations with minimally invasive technology, eg. B.