The department of cardiac surgery 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. The specialization of the departement is coronary bypass operations using both internal thoracic arteries.
University Hospital of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Department of Cardiac Surgery
The Department of Cardiac Surgery performs currently more than 2,500 operations a year. The highly specialized team of physicians, health care professionals and administrative employees of the Department of Cardiac Surgery aims to ensure that patients receive optimal treatment.