Prof. Dr. med. Martin Grapow
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Emergency

044 387 37 11

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emergency number

044 387 21 11

Night

emergency number

044 387 37 11

Telephone switchboard at the Hirslanden Heart Center in Zurich

Prof. Dr. med. Martin Grapow

Personal statement / motivation
"We have only this one life".

CORE COMPETENCIES

Minimally invasive and fully endoscopic mitral and tricuspid valve reconstruction

Reconstructive surgery of the aortic valve

All-arterial coronary surgery with endoscopic harvesting of the arm arteries

Aortic surgery (root replacement, root reconstruction, aortic arch surgery)

Minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures

Surgical treatment of heart rhythm disorders, ablations

Pacemaker and ICD Implantation

Surgical treatment of heart failure, devices, destination therapy

Complex procedures, re-operations, endocarditis, combined procedures

MEMBERS

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (DGTHG)

Swiss Society of Cardiac Surgery (SSCC)

Zurich Society of Cardiology (ZGK)

CTSNet

Skiclub Arlberg, St. Anton a.A. (SCA)

Casino Tennis Club Basel (CTC)

Amis de la Fondation Beyeler

Media
Languages

German, English, Spanish

CV


2019 - until now

HerzZentrum Hirslanden Zürich Practice opening 01.10.2019


2017

Full Professor of Cardiac Surgery at the University of Basel


2013 – 2016

Master of Health Business Administration (MHBA), Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen / Nuremberg


2013 - 2019

Chief of Cardiac Surgery at the University Hospital Basel


2011

Habilitation for cardiac surgery "Physiology and pharmacology of arterial Bypassgrafts


2006 – 2010

Various scholarships in Herzsurgery Bern / Greenville, NC, USA / Barcelona, Spain / San Francisco, CA, USA


2007 - 2012

Chief of Cardiac Surgery


1996 – 2004

Assisted in obtaining the title of "Specialist in Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery".


1994 – 1999

D. thesis: Nuclear Medicine, Friedrich-Wilhelm-Universität Bonn
"Effects of diagnostic application of monoclonal antibodies on survival of melanoma patients".


1992 – 1993

Erasmus scholarship at the University of Valencia, Spain


1988 – 1996

Studies in human medicine
Ruhr University in Bochum and Friedrich-Wilhelm University in Bonn


University missions

Member of the faculty assembly of the University of Basel, awarding of master theses, theses, supervision of sub-assistants


Member of the editorial board

Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, Medicina, Journal of Thoracic Disease


Reviewer

Annals of Thoracic Surgery, European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Interactive Chirurgie cardiovasculaire et thoracique, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, Frontiers in CV-Medicine, PlosOne

NUCLEAR SKILLS

Transkatheter-Klappentherapien
TAVI (transfemoraler und alternativer Zugang)
Transkatheter-Mitralklappenreparatur (Edge-to-Edge, Anuloplastie, andere Ansätze)
Transkatheter-Mitralklappenersatz (Transapikal und Transeptal)
Transkatheter-Eingriff an der Trikuspidalklappe (Reparatur und Ersatz),
Verschluss paravalvulärer Lecks.

Nicht-valvuläre strukturelle Eingriffe
PFO-Verschluss, ASD-Verschluss, VSD-Verschluss

Klappenchirurgie
Reparatur und Ersatz von Mitral-, Aorten-, Trikuspidal- und Pumonarklappen

Experte für interventionelle und multimodale Bildgebung

Präklinische Entwicklung von Klappentherapien

Simulationen und Training

Vicky Burguillos


Name

Vicky Burguillos


Function

Physician assistent / CSurgical-technical assistant

Ab 2022 Study nurse


E-Mail

praxisgrapow@herzzentrum.ch

Experience / Education


since 2022

CAS Clinical research coordinator

Bern University of Applied Sciences


since 2017

Physician assistant / Surgical-technical assistant at the HerzZentrum

Endoscopical Vena Harvesting (EVH), Endoscopical Radialis Havesting, Vein and Radialis Retrieval (Open Surgery) for Bypass Surgery

Assist in all cardiac surgeries


2016

Specialization Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery VU Amstelacademie University of Amsterdam


2012 – 2015

Bachelor of health Surgical Technology
University of Amsterdam (AMC)


2003 – 2007

Bachelor of health nutrition and dietetics
University of Arnhem en Nijmegen (HAN)

Personal statement / motivation

There is nothing more beautiful than a beating heart


Languages:
German, English, Dutch

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Name

Monika Fässler


Funktion

Medizinische PraxisASSISTANTE


E-Mail

grapow@herzzentrum.ch

Contact

T 044 387 37 11
F 044 387 22 40
praxisgrapow@herzzentrum.ch