Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care @ Policlinico San Donato

The Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care is in charge for the management of all the adult and pediatric patients with congenital or acquired cardiac disease who undergo cardiac surgery and/or invasive procedures from the pre-hospitalization visit to the discharge from the hospital, as well as for all the medical emergencies occurring in our Emergency Unit or transferred from other cardiologic, cardiac surgery and vascular hospitals.

Our excellence in numbers


ECMO per year


pediatric ECMO per year


patients in ICU per year

Conditions we take care of at this Department

Notable advanced technological equipment

  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • TEG, ROTEM, Multiplate, Quantra, HMS
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)                

Do you need an appointment?

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Meet our team

Head physician

Marco Ranucci

Anesthesiologist and Intensivist
Marco Ranucci