The Department of Cardiac Surgery at the Klinikum Nürnberg offers all modern services in adult cardiac surgery, including novel methods, such as minimally invasive surgery or reconstruction of the heart valves. The Department of Cardiac Surgery is recommended in the current rate of the FOCUS magazine in 2016.
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 Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery at the University Hospital of Halle (Saale) is a partner of the German Foundation for Heart Disease and has a long-lasting experience in treatment of senior patients which sustained a cardiac surgery.
The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University Hospital Jena covers the full area of cardiac surgery in adults at the international level. A particular emphasis is placed on the minimally invasive cardiac surgery, primarily on the minimally invasive valve surgery.
The operating range of the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery of Uniklinikum Tübingen covers all kinds of transplant surgery, operational and interventional procedures in respective areas.
Department of Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery
The Clinic of Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery offers surgical treatment of all congenital and acquired diseases of the heart and lungs in adulthood, including the heart transplantation.
The department of cardiosurgery treats patients with congenital or acquired heart defects and with heart tumors or diseases of the aorta, such as aortic aneurysm or laceration of the aortic wall. Specialization of the clinic is coronary bypass operations using both internal thoracic arteries.
Cardiac Surgery Clinic at Erlangen University Clinic performs about 1,600 surgeries on the heart and vessels close to it annually, including approximately 1,100 surgeries using a heart-lung machine, performed in the open heart. The operational capacity includes 3 operating rooms at Erlangen University Clinic.
The Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the University Hospital Charite Berlin is located at the Charite Mitte Campus. It is a state-of-the-art clinic with a long history. All congenital and acquired diseases of the heart and surrounding vessels are operated on here.