HELIOS Clinic for Heart Surgery Karlsruhe
Department of Cardiac Surgery
The Department of Cardiac Surgery annually treats more than 1,000 patients with aortic coarctation. Flap angioplasty with the use of the left subclavian artery to restore normal blood flow in the aorta is one of the three most effective operations in this disease. The team of surgeons under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. U. Mehlhorn conducts all types of operations to treat aortic coarctation at the highest professional level.