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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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  • Stephen Rex

    Stephen Rex

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    21 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Jonathan Byrne

    Jonathan Byrne

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    19 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Rob Smith

    Rob Smith

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    16 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • David Brull

    David Brull

    Cardiologist

    Experience
    23 years
    GP referral
    Not required
  • Pat Phen

    Pat Phen

    Consultant Cardiologist

    Experience
    24 years
    GP referral
    Not required

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