The clinics and institutes of the German Heart Centre Munich
The performance program of the German Heart Centre Munich is based on three clinics and three institutes:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
The Department of Cardiovascular Surgery is one of the large specialised centres in Germany, facilitating 2000 on-pump operations, i.e. with heart-lung machine and approx. 550 operations for congenital heart defects annually.
The cardiology department brings together specialists for treatment of vascular diseases of the heart and the peripheral arterial beds (stent implantation), specialists for disorders of the heart rhythm and heart valves, as well as specialists for treatment of heart failure and hypertension.