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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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  • Maninder Kalkat

    Maninder Kalkat

    Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

    Experience
    26 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Jonathan Byrne

    Jonathan Byrne

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    19 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • David Brull

    David Brull

    Cardiologist

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Oliver Segal

    Oliver Segal

    Cardiologist

    Experience
    20 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Howard Marshall

    Howard Marshall

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    27 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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