One of the largest, most experienced cardiac and thoracic surgery teams in Egypt, our Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery has performed more than 10,000 surgeries throughout 15 years with success rates matching those of the American Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) and exceeding 97%. Our surgeons offer virtually every type of cardiac surgery, including elective or emergency surgery for heart valve diseases, coronary artery disease, arrhythmias, heart failure and other less common conditions.
Our depth and breadth of experience allows us to perform complex operations, such as second or third heart bypasses and conditions previously deemed inoperable with success rates above the national average. Our staff works with the newest surgical techniques, equipment and devices, including minimally invasive surgery, off-pump bypass (Beating Heart), total arterial revascularization, valve repair, surgical AF ablation and other cutting-edge procedures.
What We Treat
It has been proven statistically that improved success rates are linked to surgical volumes; the more procedures a hospital performs are directly proportional to its success rates and clinical outcome. The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Dar Al Fouad Hospital (DAFH) has performed more than 10,000 procedures, such as the following:
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG) Including high risk coronary artery bypass surgery
Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts
Off-Pump Bypass Surgery (Beating Heart)
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgeries
Total Arterial Revascularization
Heart Valve Surgery – Including:
Aorta and Aortic Valve Surgery
Balloon Mitral Valvotomy
Heart Valve Disease - Percutaneous Interventions
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Repair
Surgical treatment for Atrial Fibrillation
Surgical Procedures to Treat Heart Failure
Why choose Dar Al Fouad Hospital for Heart Care?
Our outcomes speak for themselves. The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery has performed a high volume and variety of procedures with success rates exceeding 97% by the most experiences surgeons in the country using the most advanced set of equipment and safest environment available.