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Cardiac surgery

Cardiac surgery

Cardiovascular surgery is surgery on the heart or arteries performed by cardiac surgeons. Frequently, it is performed to treat complications of ischaemic heart disease (for example, coronary artery bypass grafting), to correct congenital heart disease, or treat valvular heart disease from various causes including endocarditis, rheumatic heart disease and atherosclerosis. It also includes heart transplantation. The development of cardiac surgery and cardiopulmonary bypass techniques has reduced the mortality rates of these surgeries to relatively low ranks.

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Doctor

  • Oliver Segal

    Oliver Segal

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    20 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Matthew Faircloth

    Matthew Faircloth

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    20 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Pier David Lambiase

    Pier David Lambiase

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • David Brull

    David Brull

    Cardiologist

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Tim Graham

    Tim Graham

    Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

    Experience
    36 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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