Cardiothoracic surgery

Cardiothoracic surgery

Heart problems are still a significant factor in mortality. In most cases, the disease is treatable with early diagnosis. Cardiothoracic surgery department Tel Aviv Medical Clinic leading Israeli clinics make every effort to provide patients with timely treatment and have surgery, if necessary.

Our specialists have vast practical experience and knowledge. Our employees annually raise their level of qualification in the leading European and American universities. The treatment room equipped with everything necessary for comfortable stay of the patient at all stages of therapy. It is worth noting that the department set rates at the state level. Thus, you get a wide range of services at a reduced cost. Take a course of rehabilitation, and psychological counseling can get in a specialized center to support parents and children.

What do the Surgery Department?

Our surgeons using advanced methods of performing catheterization procedures, and: 

  • Balloon angioplasty,
  • Installation of stents coated with drugs,
  • Expansion and transplantation of the heart valve,
  • Development of peripheral arteries.

Doctors of the department carry out coronary artery bypass surgery in patients who have coronary artery disease not amenable to medical treatment or angioplasty. The task of the physician is to increase blood flow to the heart muscle. We perform surgery using the latest equipment, which allows us to carry out various manipulations on the heart.

It is worth noting that the experts of our department have extensive experience in carrying out surgery on diseased heart valves using their correction. Carrying an echocardiogram allows you to watch the new pipe and to assess its functioning.

When is the operation prescribed? 

The doctor, after consultation and diagnosis, appoints the operation in the following cases:

  • Coronary heart disease;
  • Correction or replacement of the valve;
  • Aneurysm;
  • Transplant surgery of the heart and lungs;
  • Heart failure;
  • Tumor;
  • Irregular heartbeat;
  • congenital malformations.

In addition to operations on the heart, the specialists perform separation removal of lung tumors, breast bone, thymus, lung volume reduction carried out.