Department of Urgent Endovascular Surgery with X-ray Operating Room
Chief - Sergey V. SALO, M.D., Ph.D, Honored Doctor of Ukraine, cardiac surgeon of higher qualifying category, member of Association of Cardiovascular Surgeons of Ukraine.
The department provides emergency and planned diagnostic and medical care and treatment of patients with IHD
(myocardial infarction, instable angina), congenital and acquired heart diseases.
The unique experience in intracardiac diagnostics of aorta dissecting aneurysms has been accumulated by co-wokers.
The whole amount of intracardiac examinations and endovascular interventions is performed on up-to-date X-ray angiographic plant AXIOM Artis ‘Siemens’.
In addition, the department is equipped with special diagnostic equipment, which allows performing of intracardiac ultrasound examination
and evaluating of coronary arterial involvements’ character in the most accurate way. There is also the possibility of fractional flow reserve’s estimation.
Main types of endovascular examinations and interventions :
Coronarography through femoral or radial artery;
Angiography with manometry of cardial cavities, aorta and main arteries;
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty and stenting;
Medical and diagnostic pericardium puncture;
Fenestration of intima in dissecting aneurysms of aorta;
Emergency interventions in congenital heart diseases.
Every year more than 1500 patients with IHD, congenital and acquired heart diseases get qualitative medical care and treatment in the department.