Head of the Clinic Cardiology and Intensive Coronary Care Unit
From 2010 Professor of Cardiology at the Medicine and Surgery Degree Course and School of Specialization in Cardiology at Università Vita-Salute Ospedale San Raffaele.
DEPARTMENT OF CLINIC CARDIOLOGY
The Clinic Cardiology Operating Unit represents one of the centres of excellence, in the international arena, for the treatment of all main diseases affecting the cardiovascular system. It ensures assistance to both outpatients (Out Patients Clinic) and inpatients.
CORONARY INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
The Coronary Intensive Care Operating Unit represents one of the centres of excellence, in the international arena, for the treatment:
Furthermore, it is the coordination centre of multicentric studies, both pharmacological and physiopathological, diagnostic, and interventional in the field of acute coronary syndromes.
The department is composed of:
IN COOPERATION WITH THE HEMODYNAMIC LABORATORY
KEY FACTS & TECHNOLOGY
DIAGNOSTICS AND OUTPATIENT ACTIVITIES
FIGURES (Reference Year: 2014)
Head physician, Director of the Arrythmology Unit and the Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratories
He is one of the leading experts in pathophysiology and the treatment of heart rhythm disorders with over 15,000 operations performed (ablation of atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia, implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators).
Particularly active in the treatment of ventricular arrhythmia.
He designed and implemented the multidisciplinary treatment of patients with ventricular tachycardia within a dedicated Unit, demonstrating an increase in survival of the patients treated.
He has the most experience in Italy and one of the most in Europe in the transcatheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia with over 1000 patients subjected to ablation.
Since 2015 he has been a member of the Editorial Board of Circulation Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology.
Since 2013 he has been an untenured lecturer on the Degree course in Medicine: International MD Program Degree course in Medicine “Cardiovascular diseases” at the Faculty of Medicine of the Vita Salute San Raffaele University.
Since 1994 he has been an untenured professor at the School of Specialization in Cardiology of the University of Milan.
The Arrhythmology and Cardiac Electrophysiology Unit is one of the centres of excellence on the international scene for the treatment of heart arrhythmia.
The department consists of:
OUTPATIENT DIAGNOSTICS AND ACTIVITIES
KEY FACTS & TECHNOLOGY
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE LABORATORIES
The research activity is centred on the following lines: