Cardiac surgery

At the Cardiac Surgery Department, we perform the full scope of cardiac surgeries in adults. An experienced team of specialist cardiac surgeons supported by a team of licenced perfusionists, scrub nurses, nurses, and rehabilitation specialists, as well as modern methods of operation treatment, are a guarantee of the utmost quality of the services provided by our Department.

Treatment includes qualification and preparation for surgery, the operation procedure, and post-operative treatment with rehabilitation until the patient is discharged home.

The Department provides services contracted by the National Health Fund (NFZ) and operates a 24/7 cardiac emergency unit.

The procedures include:

  • Coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction complication treatment (so-called bypasses)
  • Treatment of acquired heart diseases, including the use of low-invasive methods: repair and replacement of the mitral valve, the aortic valve, and the tricuspid valve
  • Ascending aorta and aortic arch aneurysm surgeries
  • Treatment of thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism
  • Operative treatment of congenital diseases
  • Pericardial disease treatment
  • Cardiac neoplasm treatment

The Cardiac Surgery Department is a leading centre in Poland where thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension is treated.