Rambam Health Care Campus Haifa
Department of Cardiac Surgery (302867)
Specialized in: cardiosurgery
The Department of Cardiac Surgery at Rambam Health Care Campus specializes in performing open and closed heart operations. There is offered a broad spectrum of surgical heart procedures, while the most common of these are coronary artery bypass surgery, valvular heart surgery and a combination of the two. The Department is headed by Prof. Gil Bolotin, specialist in the field of heart valve repair and replacement, surgery of the aorta, robotic and minimal invasive cardiac surgery, surgical treatments for heart failure and atrial fibrillation.
The goal of the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Rambam Health Care Campus is to provide the best services in accordance with the latest advances in the field. To that end, the Department uses cutting-edge technologies and new surgical techniques, including off-pump cardiac bypass surgery and special novel techniques of surgery for congestive heart failure, including left ventricular reconstruction.
The Department, led by Prof. Gil Bolotin, is staffed by highly experienced professionals, who provide not only top-class medical services, but also ensure a personal and friendly attitude towards each patient. In addition, the medical team is involved in medical research, teaching and other academic activities.
The Department of Cardiac Surgery performs a variety of operations using minimally invasive techniques. Furthermore, Rambam Health Care Campus was the second in the world to perform a progressive hybrid surgery for the treatment of atrial fibrillation.
The Department of Cardiac Surgery under the direction of Prof. Gil Bolotin offers a wide range of open and closed heart operations for patients of all ages. These include:
- Coronary artery bypass graft
- Coronary artery bypass surgery on the working heart
- Direct coronary artery bypass surgery
- Heart valve replacement and reconstruction
- Comprehensive treatment of aortic aneurysm
- Surgery for congenital heart defects
- Hybrid method for the treatment of arrhythmia
- Treatment of IHD
- Surgical treatment of heart failure
- Mitral valve defects
- Treatment of cardiomyopathy
- Aortic dissection
- Treatment of aortic aneurysm
- Artificial heart implantation
- Haifa, Israel