San Donato Cardiology Center, Milan, Italy
The San Donato Cardiology Center is recognized by many specialists as the BEST center for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, not only in Italy but also in the world!
- Leader of the Italian network of highly specialized centers for the treatment of valvular and aortic heart diseases.
- Leading Italian center for cardiac surgery since 1992.
- A full range of services for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
- Department of Arrhythmology and Cardioelectrophysiology
- Department of Clinical Cardiology
- Department of Pediatric Cardiology
- Pediatric Heart Surgery Department
- Departments of Vascular Surgery
- Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation
Multimodal imaging of the cardiovascular system
- Fetal echocardiography
- CT of the heart
- MRI of the heart
Arrhythmology and electrophysiology
The Department of Arrhythmology and Cardioelectrophysiology of the Cardiology Center of San Donato is one of the best places on the planet for the treatment of all types of cardiac arrhythmia.
- Clinical Cardiology
The Department of Clinical Cardiology is one of the world's leading centers in the treatment of all major cardiovascular diseases. In the department, patient care is provided both inpatient and outpatient (outpatient clinic).
- Emergency Cardiology
- Department of cardiopulmonary resuscitation
The Department of Cardiac Resuscitation specializes in the treatment of patients with acute / severe illnesses who require intensive care and a monitoring system.
- Interventional cardiology
The department is one of the leading world centers in the treatment of coronary heart disease, heart defects, as well as structural diseases of the valves and other parts of the heart, including procedures to reduce coronary sinus.
In the Department of Pediatric Cardiology, heart operations are performed on patients of all ages (from newborns to adults) with congenital heart defects, such as correction of septal defects, Fallot tetrad, transposition of the main arteries, modified Fontaine surgery, etc. (excluding heart transplants).
- Congenital malformations in adults and children
The pediatric department of heart surgery at the San Donato Center is one of the most important European centers for neonatal cardiac surgery.
The San Raffaele branch is a national and international center for reparative mitral valve surgery (about 500 operations per year), atrial fibrillation surgery, heart failure surgery and obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy surgery. You can get advice from specialists in the cardio-thoracic-vascular department.
The Santo Ambrogio Clinical Institute's Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Department is one of the most popular and innovative surgical centers, because this method allows performing operations on the heart and nearby structures, minimizing the burden on the patient.
- Ischemic diseases
- Valve diseases
- Surgery of large vessels
- Congenital malformations
- Remodeling of ventricles
Patients are offered the most innovative methods of surgery for aortic aneurysm, using both traditional methods and endoprosthetics, as well as minimally invasive techniques. Operations are performed in all parts of the aorta: from chronic ischemia of the lower extremities and the preservation of ischemic limbs to pathologies of the carotid arteries.
In addition, operations are performed on the veins using modern methods that can be performed on an outpatient basis (radio frequency methods).
Medical specialists also have extensive experience in the surgical treatment of severe arteriovenous malformations and endovascular reconstructive aortic surgery.
- Postoperative intensive care unit
- Adult and children's department
The Cardiology Rehabilitation Department of the San Donato Research Clinic is equipped with high-level non-invasive instruments for diagnosing heart disease. All inpatient departments of the hospital are equipped with ECG tele-monitoring systems.