The “Eurocar” company making kids happy

June 01, 2012 TVs and DVD-players were installed in the wards of the hospital on the 1st of June – the International Children’s Day. Our Foundation, “Heart on your palm”, turned to “Eurocar” Company as their friend and partner in the social project ” Warmth of Hearts”, to ensure all wards of children’s department of…

Humanitarian aid to Georgia

June, 2012 During the year, a team of doctors from Kyiv City Heart Center, led by Director Prof. Boris Todurov, were performing humanitarian services in Georgia. Despite the fact that in recent years the country has significantly increased its economic output, the social and cultural aspects, the level of cardiac surgery is still quite basic….

Visit to Chernivtsi

August 17, 2012 Chief cardiac surgeon of MOH of Ukraine Prof. Boris Todurov visited Chernivtsi with the study visit according to planed trips to the regions approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. Prof. Boris Todurov was accompanied by two expert teams (for adults and for children), equipped with modern ultrasound devices. Consultations of…

Visit to Ternopil

August 31, 2012 Prof. Boris Todurov as a Chief cardiac surgeon of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in ” Surgery of the heart and vessels” visited to Ternopil as part of the planed trips to regions, approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Visit to Ternopil

August 31, 2012 Prof. Boris Todurov as a Chief cardiac surgeon of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in ” Surgery of the heart and vessels” visited to Ternopil as part of the planed trips to regions, approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Press conference at the Kiev Heart Center

November 7, 2012 The Kiev Municipal Heart Center, today announced that it will perform a revolutionary bioresorbable vascular scaffold by ABSORB, this will be the first time such surgery has ever been carried out in Eastern Europe and Russia.

Metropolitan Volodymyr met with Mr B Todurov

April 19, 2013 Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Vladimir at his residence in the Holy Dormition Kyiv -Pechersk Lavra met with the director of the Kyiv City Heart Center , chief heart surgeon of Ministry of health of Ukraine, Professor Boris Todurov

بطاقة شكر

20.03.2014

أنا الدكتور المهندس حسن الزهراوي من الذين تم إجراءلهم عملية تغيير للأوعية الدموية المغذية للقلب والتي كانت تعمل بمعدل 15% وتم إجراء العملية واستخدام الشرايين الاحتياطية في فخدي الأيسر، واستغرقت العملية أربع ساعات. وإن المواصفات الفنية الممتازة والقدرة الخدمية الجيدة والمواصفات الفنية الطبية الممتازة أدت إلى نجاح العملية واستطاعات خلال عشرة أيام المثول للشفاء.
إنني أشكر كامل الطاقم الطبي في معهد القلب وأتمنى لهم المزبد من التقدم والخبرة والقدرة على خدمة الإنسان لأن هو أهم ما خلق الرب في هذا الكون.
مرة أخرى، شكراً للدكتورة أكسيونوفا والدكتورة المعالجة لودميلا وأتمنى لهم المزيد من النجاح والتقدم العلمي.

International Symposium. Series: Ukraine-Poland

October 10, 2014 – the International Symposium of the Clinic AG Institute of Cardiology in Warsaw and SI “Institute for Heart of Health Ministry of Ukraine” was held at the Heart Institute in Kiev under the honorary patronage of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ukraine.

Autotransplantation of the kidney

November 28, 2014

In cooperation with specialists from the Institute of surgery named after Shalimov carried out a unique operation at the Heart Institute: the elimination of renal artery stenosis with subsequent autotransplantation of kidney into the abdominal aorta.

Chromosomal abnormality

December 15, 2014

A child with congenital heart disease and a rare co-morbidity – unbalanced chromosomal abnormality (breakdown of the chromosome, a man grows very slowly) was operated in the department of pediatric cardiac surgery at the Heart Institute in early December.

Halter machines for Children’s Department

December 18, 2014

Holter device for daily monitoring of cardiac arrhythmias for children has presented a social activist, a human rights activist “Obolon” Sviridenko Anna to the children’s department of the Heart Institute.

St. Nicholas in the Heart Institute

December 19, 2014

The celebration in honor of the feast of St. Nicholas was held In the children’s department of the Heart Institute . Children and adults were made a real fairy tale with congratulations and gifts.

Boris Todurov has attended the opening of cardiac center in Zhitomir

March 18, 2015

In Zhytomyr, people with heart problems, no longer have to travel to big cities for treatment. Professionals conduct research, treatment and surgery in the newly opened regional cardiac center. It is planned that two hundred open-heart operations will be done annually

Award ceremony of soldiers from ATO was held at the Heart Institute

March 23, 2015

Award ceremony of soldiers from ATO (Anti-terrorist operation region) who are currently under rehabilitation and treatment in the clinic was held at the Heart Institute. Representatives of the Union Veterans of Angola awarded with diplomas and medals “For defense of their own country” four soldiers.

HEART INSTITUTE RECEIVED INTERNATIONAL HEALTHCARE ACCREDITATION QHA TRENT

May 22, 2015

After 3 year long preparation the Heart Institue (Health Ministry of Ukraine) is to recieve an international healthcare accreditation by QHA Trent (UK), which evens the ukrainian hospital to the top healthcare providers around the world.
“QHA-Trent is delighted that Kiev Heart Institute has achieved Associate Accreditation.

Visit of Heart Institute cardiac surgeons in Kramatorsk

July 16, 2015

Boris Todurov with a team of cardiac surgeons from the Heart Institute has conducted free consultations in Kramatorsk and Artemovsk on the basis of medical institutions in the citys to help with the solution of problems of local patients and IDPs.

The child of soldier of ATO has been operated in the Heart Institute

July 07, 2015

In the Heart Institute has been operated the baby, whose father, having 6 children, volunteered in the area of ATO in the hope that will earn money for the heart operation for his two-year son Kolya, who has congenital heart disease. Son – healthy, and his father, who was tortured in captivity, still is fighting for his life.

Caesarean section at the Heart Institute

August 11, 2015

At the 20th week of pregnancy, the woman had an acute myocardial infarction. She has been operated at the Heart Institute – coronary artery stenting.
August 11, 2015 at 37 weeks of pregnancy were successfully carried out pre-planned deliveries on the basis of our Institute.

Boris Todurov: Our general goal is to create for Ukraine an image of a country one will be proud of

September, 4, 2015

At the Heart Institute by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine a discussion platform “Laboratory of ideas” took place. The representatives of the Finnish government and activists of international peacekeeping organizations, awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, kindly participated. The meeting brought together leading Ukrainian antiterrorist campaign volunteer doctors and medical students.

Scientific-practical conference with Borys Todurov in Lutsk

Septembr 9, 2015

In the facilities of Volyn Regional Hospital a scientific-practical conference “Pulmonary embolism” was held for cardiologists, rheumatologists, anesthesiologists and surgeons of the region. General Director of SI “The Heart Institute by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine” Borys Todurov and leading specialists of the regional clinical hospital participated in the event.

Visit of the doctors of Heart Institute to Ternopil

September 18, 2015

Specialists of the State Institution “Heart Institute of Ministry of Health of Ukraine” (cardiologist, cardiac surgeon and specialist in ultrasound diagnostics) provided in Ternopil city municipal hospital №2 consultative examinations for more than 50 patients.

A visit of Heart Institute experts to Ternopil

October 16, 2015

Specialists provided consultations for cardiac patients (both adults and children). There were 2 specialist teams: one examined children at the Ternopil municipal pediatric hospital polyclinic, the other – at the cardiology department of the Municipal hospital № 2.

International research and practical conference “Reconstructive heart surgery”

October 22-23, 2015

In Kiev, at Heart Institute by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, under the patronage of the Ministry of Health, the Association of Cardiovascular Surgeons of Ukraine, University Hospital of Geneva (Switzerland) an international scientific and practical conference “Reconstructive heart surgery” took place.

Visit of specialists of Heart Institute in Odessa

October 29-30, 2015

On the initiative of “Office of Regional Development” and the experts of the Kiev Heart Institute was held two-day on-site reception of patients with acquired heart diseases and ischemic heart disease.

Research and practical conference „Cardiomyopathies and Heart Failure”

December 3, 2015,
a Research and practical conference with international participants „Cardiomyopathies and Heart Failure” took place in the Heart Institute. The Associate Professor of Cardiac surgery from Mount Sinai Hospital (New-York, USA) Allan Stewart presented his lecture “Surgical treatment of aortic dissection – current tendencies and perspectives”.
The main purpose of the Professor’s visit was to do, first time in Ukraine, unique surgical procedures to treat the ascending aorta aneurism in two Ukrainian patients.

Boris Todurov visited Sumy region

December 16, 2015

General Director of SI Heart Institute by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine Boris Todurov visited Sumy town. The main topic was an introduction of a medical program «Stop infarction». This is a social program, which provides free stenting of heart arteries for the Sumy region residents, who suffer acute myocardial infarction.

New Year celebration in the Pediatric department of Heart Institute

December 23, 2015

New Year is a most welcome holiday for all children, as the greatest wishes have to become true this special day. A charity found «The heart in hand», which is founded by the Heart Institute employees with a mission is to help children with congenital heart disease from poor families, together with «Blagodom» company took with pleasure a charity initiative of organizing a New Year celebration for little patients of the pediatric department.

International symposium «Actual issues of pediatric cardiac surgery»

January, 25, 2016

Aan International symposium «Actual issues of pediatric cardiac surgery» was held in the State Institution “Heart Institute by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine”. Prof.Kalangos, the Chairman of the Department of Cardio-Vascular Surgery at University Hospital of Geneva and Prof. A. Petropoulos, chief pediatric cardiologist at the Merkezi clinic (Baku) participated in the Symposium.

I am very grateful for all your help to my mother

February 07, 2016

I want to tell you that I am very grateful for all your help to my mother, who was treated at your hospital last year. I am thankful to you for sending all the paperwork and documents as needed.

An onsite traning for the Polish students at Kiev Heart Institute

February, 10-11, 2016

Four students from the Warsaw medical university had onsite training at Kiev Heart Institute.
The guests from Poland got the possibility to visit procedures of coronary artery bypass, mitral and aortic valves plasty, pulmonary artery thrombectomy, familiarized with the special aspects of anesthesia and intensive care for cardiac surgical patients, visited the MRI department.
The students got bright impressions and practical knowledge, they expressed many thanks for friendly reception in the Institute and in Ukraine in general

We would highly recommend the Heart Institute to others

March, 06, 2017

Please let your team of doctors, specialists and nurses know how much we have enjoyed and appreciate all they have done. All exhibited professional, competent and compassionate service at all times. We would highly recommend the Heart Institute to others.

Signing a Memorandum of collaboration between Heart Institute and Kalangos Fund (Switzerland)

May 13th, 2016

Heart Institute, together with Kalangos Fund, made joint effort in field of humanitarian cardiac surgery. They built up a at the Heart Institute specialized humanitarian center in order to provide here, in Ukraine, specialized cardiac surgical care to children from developing countries. Kalangos Fund will provide full financial support, and Heart Institute with its staff and infrastructure ensure all the necessary medical service. It is scheduled to treat 8 to 12 cardiac surgical patients monthly.

Scientifiс conference: “Actual problems of cardiology and cardiac surgery”

June, 2d 2016

More than 120 cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, doctors of functional diagnostics attended scientific and practical conference – “Actual problems of cardiology and cardiac surgery,” which was held by the “Heart Institute” of Ministry of health of Ukraine and the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education on the 2d of June.
The purpose of this traditional event was to summarize the main results of researches conducted by the Institute and acting on its base the academic chairs during the academic year.

Presentation of a new method for early diagnosis of renal toxicity

June 21st, 2016

On the 21st of June conference on “Early diagnosis of renal toxicity” was held at the Heart Institute.
For the first time in Ukraine new methods for early diagnosis of renal disease on the basis of the Heart Institute were presented. This will allow for control of the state of the kidneys for successful heart surgery and subsequent rehabilitation.

Заседание «Гипертоническая болезнь – взгляд кардиолога и офтальмолога»

6 июля 2016 Киевское общество офтальмологов, Институт сердца МЗ Украины, Национальный медицинский университет имени Богомольца и Национальная медицинская академия последипломного образования им. П.Л. Шупика провели совместное заседание на тему «Гипертоническая болезнь – взгляд кардиолога и офтальмолога», в которой приняли участие более 150 врачей различных специальностей.

Presentation of the new “Department of cardiac surgery, endovascular and extracorporeal techniques of NMAPE named after PLShupyk” on the basis of SI “Heart Institute of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine

September 13, 2016

In the auditorium of the Heart Institute under the leadership of vice-rector for scientific and pedagogical work of the NMAPE named after P.L. Shupyk professor O.K. Tolstanov and dean of the surgical faculty associate professor V.I. Shuba with the participation of head of the staff department D.D. Briginets a team presentation of the new department of cardiac surgery, endovascular and extracorporeal techniques of NMAPE, head of the department corresponding member of NAMS of Ukraine Professor Boris Todurov and all the academic staff of the department to the managers and staff of the Heart Institute was held.

Charity Running Race in support of Ludmila Filyarenko

October 2, 2016. Commemorating the World Heart Day the Charity Running Race (the general sponsor of the race -TM “Pananginum”) under the auspices of the Athletics Federation of Kiev was organized by the “First Ukrainian school of natural run», the main purpose of the event was to help Ludmila Filyarenko, which urgently needs a heart transplant.

A press conference on the results of the second in Ukraine mechanical heart implantation

October 17th, 2016

The operation was performed on October 16th, 2016, by the Heart Institute team under the leadership of the Institute’s General Director, cardiac surgeon Boris Todurov, together with German colleagues – Prof. Christof Schmid, Head of Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital Regensburg, Dr. Ersel Simon, a cardiologist from Berlin Heart clinic, Küther Steffen, a bioengineer from Berlin Heart

VIII Scientific conference “Days of arrhythmology in Kiev”

November, 18, 2016

The purpose of the forum was to familiarize cardiologists, doctors of functional diagnostics, cardiac surgeons with modern methods of diagnostics and interventional treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. The conference was attended by more than 200 practitioners from several regions of Ukraine

Scientific-practical seminar “Myocardial infarction and heart failure”

December, 1st, 2016

The second session was devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of heart failure. Professor Yuri Ivanov paid attention on the features of diagnostics of congenital heart disease in adults, professor Oleg Zharinov – Indications for myocardial revascularization in patients with heart failure, professor L. Voronkov (Institute of Cardiology Strazhesko of Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine.) – The basic provisions of European recommendations for the treatment of heart failure in 2016.
During the seminar a meeting of heads of specialized departments was held.

Visit to Philadelphia

December, 5th, 2016

Full working week spent in operating rooms together with leading American surgeons Professor Joseph Bavaria, Dr. Benjamin Jackson, Michael Acker, Hristianom Bermudez and others has been an interesting and rewarding experience exploring the high-tech surgical interventions on the heart, great vessels and lungs. The visit can be regarded as construction of the foundation for further cooperation between experts on both sides of the ocean for the benefit of the people.

Famous Lithuanian surgeon Rimantas Benetis gave a master class in the Heart Institute

December 8, 2016

At the Herat Institute CEO of Heart Institute cardiac surgeon Boris Todurov and director of Kaunas University Hospital cardiac surgeon Rimantas Benetis with the team of specialists of Heart Institute conducted a unique operation – 38-year-old patient with a fatal diagnosis “aortic aneurysm” replaced the largest vessel and made the aortic reconstruction of valve.

“Operation Ozaki” in the Heart Institute

December 16, 2016

In Kiev, at the Heart Institute a workshop with the participation of Poland’s leading heart surgeon Roman Pshibylskiy was held.
The master class was held in the framework of cooperation between the Silesian Center for Heart Disease and the Heart Institute.

Visit to Kherson region

February 24, 2017
Director of the Heart Institute Borys Todurov recently returned from Kherson, where he has held a series of meetings with the leaders and medical workers of the region.
Within the framework of the trip, the patients of the region with congenital and acquired heart diseases were examined by specialists from the Heart Institute – cardiologists, cardiac surgeons (adults and children) and specialists in ultrasound diagnostics.

Doctors of the Heart Institute visited a cardiosurgical clinic in Kaunas

April, 24, 2017

During the internship it was possible to take a part in the medical process, as well as assisting during the surgical interventions conducted by the chief of the clinic – prof. Benetis. During the surgeries the professor shared some surgical techniques including the author’s one. In addition, it was possible to take a part in super complicated interventions in the ascending aorta and reconstructive interventions on the mitral valve.

Guest Scientific and Practical Conference in Irpen

Guest Scientific and Practical Conference in Irpen
June 13, 2017

The Irpen Central City Hospital in the Kiev region hosted the guest scientific and practical conference “Actual Issues of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery” co-organized by the Heart Institute and the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (NMAPE) named after P. Shupik (Department of Cardiac Surgery, X-ray Endovascular and Extracorporeal Technologies, Functional Diagnostics).

Visit of doctors of the Heart Institute to Mariupol

June 19, 2017
The team of doctors (adult and children’s teams) together with the personell of the Department of Cardiosurgery, X-ray Endovascular and Extracorporeal Technologies of the Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (NMAPE) named after P. Shupik led by director of the Heart Institute Borys Todurov made a trip to the city of Mariupol in the Donbass during which cardiological and cardiosurgical profile patients were examined and the lectures for the doctors were conducted.

Borys and Ivan Todurovs conducted a unique operation at the Heart Institute

May 25, 2017, a unique operation was carried out jointly by specialists from the Heart Institute headed by Professor Borys Todurov and specialists of the Shalimov Institute headed by Professor Ivan Todurov. The patient, who simultaneously had two extremely severe pathologies, critical aortic valve stenosis and gastric adenocarcinoma, was denied surgery at all treatment sites,…

Visit of the doctors of the Heart Institute in Rivne

A big team of specialists from the Heart Institute worked in Rivne.
In a single day 130 patients were consulted, 88 of them were children. In addition, 27 patients were identified to have need of surgery in the near future, 66 patient need the dynamic monitoring of the state of the heart.

Charitable action “From Heart to Heart” for children of Tetiev, Kyiv region

October 19, 2017

“Charity Fund of Ruslan Golub” on the basis of the Tetiev regional Hospital conducted a charity event “From Heart to Heart” with participation of specialists from the Heart Institute: cardiac surgeon, head of the department of congenital heart diseases Irina Aksenova and cardiologist, ultrasound specialist, head of the children’s polyclinic of the Heart Institute Elena Dudko.

The IX Scientific Conference “Days of Arrhythmology in Kyiv”

November, 16-17, 2017

The main idea of the conference was to raise awareness of cardiologists, functional diagnostic physicians, cardiac surgeons, doctors of related specialties with regard to modern diagnostic possibilities and interventional treatment for cardiac arrhythmias. More than 250 practitioners from the majority of regions of Ukraine registered for participation in the 2-day conference.

II International Conference “Reconstructive Surgery of the Heart” was held in Kiev

November 23-24, 2017

Leading cardiac surgeons from the USA, Germany, Lithuania, Great Britain, Belarus, Poland, Romania, Greece, Georgia, Moldova took part in the event.
The Congress was not just a cycle of reports of outstanding cardiac surgeons – it was a meeting of like-minded people, masters of their cause; a gathering of a united world team who are most anxious to save human lives.

Scientific and practical seminar “Myocardial infarction and heart failure”

December 1, 2017
More than 120 doctors-cardiologists, therapists, cardiac surgeons, resuscitators, anesthesiologists, and functional diagnostic doctors from different regions of Ukraine took part in the seminar. The annual seminar always draws so much attention of practical doctors, given the rapid evolution of approaches to diagnosis and treatment of acute coronary syndromes.

Scientific conference “Functional diagnostics of cardiovascular diseases”

March 15-16, 2018

The purpose of the conference was to familiarize practitioners with modern capabilities of functional diagnostic methods, discuss the state of preparation of methodological and regulatory documents. The conference was attended by 238 doctors from all over Ukraine, including the main specialists in functional diagnostics of the regions of Ukraine.

All-Ukrainian Conference “Innovative surgery”

March 17, 2018

The Heart Institute hosted the First All-Ukrainian Conference – “Innovative surgery”, dedicated to the latest methods of treatment in surgery, which are successfully used in Ukraine.
About 500 participants worked in an atmosphere of intense, interesting and exciting communication with successful surgeons of our country.

For the first time in Ukraine – implantation of the last generation of aortic valve endoprostheses at the Heart Institute

March, 29, 2018

The patient, 75 years old, had a complex combined lesion of the aortic valve (a combined aortic defect with a predominance of  stenosis), a marked loss of ascending aortic calcinosis and a number of concomitant diseases, which combined risk the traditional operation to be extremely high. Endovascular implantation of the aortic valve was the only opportunity to save his life.

Internship at the Heart Institute 2018

April 15, 2018

30 best students of senior courses and interns from 15 medical universities of Ukraine were trained at the Heart Institute. This is a joint project of the Heart Institute with UAMED (NGO “Ukrainian Association of Specialists in the Development of Medical Education”), which is held for the third year in a row. Participants of internships took part in operations and got experience of practical work in different departments of the clinic.

For the first time in Ukraine a successful operation was performed to eliminate coarctation of the aorta in a baby weighing 1 kg

April 20, 2018

A boy from the Rivne region was born on 27th week of pregnancy with a weight of 870 g with two heart defects – coarctation of the aorta, hypoplasia of the aortic arc and with open Botallo’s duct. During the month, Rivne doctors took care about child and then took him to the Heart Institute. Upon just 2.5 hours after the child’s arrival to the clinic, he was successfully operated by a team of doctors headed by cardiac surgeon Vasyl Karpenko and anesthetist Iryna Galamay.

IV Scientific conference “Actual questions of cardiology and cardiac surgery”

June 1, 2018
About 100 cardiologists, therapists, cardiac surgeons, resuscitators, anesthesiologists, and functional diagnostics physicians took part in the conference. The traditional main goal of the forum is to acquaint doctors of different specialties with the latest achievements in cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology.

Aortic Valve Repair Summit in Paris

June 18-19, 2018
Igor Mokryk, Head of the Department of Surgical Methods for the Treatment of Acquired Heart Diseases, the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, shared the experience of the Institute’s specialists in Ozaki Procedure.

IX Congress of the Polish Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons

June 21-23, 2018,
The Congress has shown that the international interest in the experience of Ukrainian surgeons in Ozaki procedure is growing steadily.
Igor Mokryk, Head of the Department of Surgical Methods for the Treatment of Acquired Heart Diseases, the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, made a presentation on the results of the surgeries at the Heart Institute.

Replacement of ball aortic valve prosthesis after 29 years of work

July 5, 2018
At the age of 16 the patient was diagnosed with an infective endocarditis of the aortic valve and in 1989 she was successfully operated by Professor A. Rudenko. At that time a ball prosthesis of the aortic valve was implanted, which successfully worked for 29 years.

Ozaki Procedures in Tbilisi

July, 8, 2018
The team of the Heart Institute led by Director of the Heart Institute Borys Todurov, once again operated in Georgia, this time in Tbilisi. Three Ozaki procedures were performed.

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation on 84-Year-Old Patient

July 13, 2018
Recently, at the Heart Institute, a transfemoral (implantation) implantation of the last-generation prosthesis of the aortic valve was conducted on an 84-year-old woman having been diagnosed with critical aortic stenosis with apparent calcification of the openings of the aortic valve.

Endovascular Prosthetics of the Mitral Valve at the Heart Institute

July, 26, 2018
The patient is a 62-year old man with a diagnosis – isolated severe mitral insufficiency. In the presence of concomitant pathology, an open operation was contraindicated. At the Heart Institute, the patient had an endovascular prosthetics of the mitral valve.

Large Surgery on the Small Heart

August 13, 2018

Little Oleksiy, brought by Ambulance car to Kyiv from Kherson, became the second operated child with such a diagnosis. The baby is one of the twins. Together with his brother Andrew he was born on the 32d week of pregnancy. His little brother was born healthy, but Oleksiy immediately needed intensive care

Thanks to Blood Donors!

August 16, 2008

We express our highest appreciation to the servicemen of the military unit No. 3018, who showed their desire to help the patients of the Heart Institute. We are sincerely grateful to those who share their blood for the salvation of human lives.

4-year Old Girl Travels from Palestine to Kyiv for Complex Cardiac Surgery

August 23, 2018
Cardiac surgeon Igor Mokrik says, ‘…The fact that Masha returns to Palestine after a successful Fontan procedure in Ukraine is a success of the joint efforts of not one dozen specialists from Donetsk, Palestine, and Kiev. On their behalf, I wish Masha and her family peace and all the best.’

Team of the Heart Insitute’s specialists visits Sumy

August 29, 2018
About 100 patients were examined, including 52 children with heart pathology, and extensive counseling on the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases was provided. There were many children who were registered in the Sumy City Children’s Hospital, as well orphans living in the Children’s Home, and residents of the region.

Thanks to Blood Donors!

September 5, 2018

We express our sincere gratitude to the blood donors from the police regiment “Peacemaker” of the Kyiv region.
You came to our clinic with an open heart, a desire to help other people, to give the particle of youself for the sake of life.

Thrombectomy on premature newborn weighing less than 1800 g

25 Sep 2018
A newborn from Zhytomyr Oblast, delivered a month ago at the 29th week of pregnancy with a weight of 1,400 g, was taken to the Heart Institute by an Ambulance with a diagnosis of subtotal thrombosis of the right atrium and floating thrombus of the left atrium.

The world’s first Visone® implant is a promising start

28 September 2018
“Thanks to the efforts of a team of researchers from the Heart Institute, we conducted the world’s first implantation of the Visone system we have developed and we intend to further demonstrate the benefits of asymptomatic  diaphragm stimulation (ADS) in patients with heart failure and lowered ejection fraction,” President and Chief Executive Officer of VisCardia Inc. Peter Bauer underlined in a report on the XIX national Congress of cardiologists of Ukraine, held in Kyiv on September 26-28.

Conference “New Technologies in Cardiac Surgery” in Kiev

On October 4, 2018, within the framework of the 27th International Medical Exhibition “PUBLIC HEALTH 2018”, the Conference “New Technologies in Cardiac Surgery” organized by the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine was held in Kyiv.

National police officers donated their blood to small patients

5 October 2018
Employees of the Department for the Protection of the Economy in the Kyiv Oblast of the Department of National Defense of Ukraine’s National Defense Police donated their blood for small patients of the Children’s Department of the Heart Institute.

Arrhythmology Days in Kiev

On November 15-16, 2018, the jubilee X scientific-practical conference “Arrythmology Days in Kyiv” was held at the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, which became a real holiday for cardiologists and doctors of related specialties, which are engaged in the diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias of the heart.

Professor Borys Todurov for the fourth time implanted a mechanical heart

21-11-2018
On November 21, 2018, another procedure of the implantation of the mechanical heart took place at the Heart Institute. The implantation was carried out by a team of specialists under the lead of the Director of the Institute, Professor Borys Todurov. This is the fourth implantation of mechanical heart in Ukraine and the second one this year.

Scientific and practical seminar “Myocardial Infarction and Heart Failure. News of Cardiology in 2018”

On November 30, 2018, the scientific and practical seminar “Myocardial infarction and heart failure. News of Cardiology in 2018 ” was held at the Heart Institute with the active participation of departments of functional diagnostics, cardiosurgery, X-ray and intravascular and extracorporeal technologies of  the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education ((NMAPE) and with the assistance of the departments of public health of the Kyiv City State Administration and Kyiv Regional State Administration.

Press-conference Involving Patients with Mechanical Hearts

On December 12, 2018, at the Heart Institute, a press conference of the Institute’s specialists took place involving two patients with mechanical hearts implanted by the Institute’s team lead by the Director of the Institute, Professor Borys Todurov.

Modern Technologies and Specialists of the Heart Institute Save Life of a Patient from Kropivnitsky

January 24, 2018 – nine days ago the patient with severe total viral-bacterial pneumonia with very low saturation was brought from Kropyvnytskyi (about 300 km from Kiev) to the Heart Institute. Due to the disease, the lungs of the patient, in fact, did not function and her life was threatened. The transportation was carried out with the support of artificial ventilation of the lungs (AVL) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), which was an unprecedented event in the history of Ukrainian medicine.

Appreciation letter (OSCE)

“Our team continyosly strives to assist employees of various international  organizations including OSCE. The medical services we provide by qualified staff at the Heart Institute has recently found its appreciation by OSCE mission authorities in Ukraine, who expressed their gratitude for the most professional treatment conditions to the OSCE representatives, employees with a high level of stress”.

Introduction of New Technologies to the Practice of Surgery of Great Vessels

21-02-2019
Since the beginning of 2019, more than 300 surgeries have been performed on the basis of the Departments of Anesthesiology and Intensive Therapy and the Department of Cardiosurgery, X-ray Endovascular and Extracorporeal Technologies of the National Academy of Postgraduate Education (NMAPE) named after P. Shupyk of the Heart Institute. Among them, there are a large number of unique procedures with high surgical and anaesthetic risk.

Conference “Functional Diagnostics of Cardiovascular Diseases” at the Heart Institute

On March 14, 2019, the National Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education named after P. Shupik (NMAPE) and the Heart Institute held the 7th Register Scientific and Practical Conference “Functional Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Diseases” devoted to the 40th anniversary of the Department of Functional Diagnostics. The main purpose of the conference was to familiarize practitioners with modern possibilities of methods of functional diagnostics, discuss the state of preparation of methodological and normative documents.

Visit of Specialists of the Heart Institute to Sumy

On April 17, 2019, a team of specialists of the Heart Institute, led by Professor Boris Todurov, visited Sumy. The specialists of the Institute took part in the scientific-practical workshop in the Medical Institute of the Sumy State University with reports. During the visit, 60 adult patients and 17 children were examined. Professor Borys Todurov had a meeting with representatives of local authorities as well.

Conference “Actual Questions of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery” at the Heart Institute

On April 18, 2019, the 5th Annual Registered Scientific and Practical Conference “Actual Problems of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery” was held at the Heart Institute with the active participation of the departments of cardiosurgery, X-ray endovascular and extracorporeal technologies and functional diagnostics of the Shupik National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (NMAPE).

Master-Class on Heart Failure

On April 22 – April 24, 2019 a unique multidisciplinary master-class on the diagnosis and modern treatment of heart failure for seven young cardiologists from Kyiv was held. The initiators of the unique educational project were the employees of the Heart Institute and located on its clinical base departments of the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education named after P. Shupyk.

Ukrainian-French Workshop on Echocardiography

On June 1, 2019, the Ukrainian-French Scientific and Practical Workshop on Doppler-Echocardiographic Diagnostics “The Generalized Systemic Echo-Tomography of the Heart. Identification of the main anatomical structures” was held at the Heart Institute.

Professor Borys Todurov Spoke at the Baku Heart Days International Congress

June 7-9, 2019, the Baku Heart Days International Congress, organized by the Azerbaijan Society for Cardiovascular Surgery took place on in the capital of Azerbaijan. Professor Borys Todurov presented scientific achievements of the Heart Institute, Kyiv, in his report “Aortic Valve Neocuspidization: short- and mid-term results of Single Center experience”.

Implantation of the World’s Smallest Pacemakers at the Heart Institute

July 25, 2019, the world’s smallest pacemaker Micra Medtronic was implanted at the Heart Institute of Heart of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine to the patients from Kyiv (67 years old) and Sumy (56 years old) diagnosed with a permanent form of atrial fibrillation, a bradysystolic variant.

Remarkable Meeting of Patients in the Heart Institute

20-08-2019
On August 15, 2019, two patients met at the Heart Institute during a routine examination, to both of them, Professor Borys Todurov implanted mechanical hearts in the fall of 2018 – 47-year-old Vasyl Pavlyuk from Ternopil region and 42-year-old Denis Volkov from Odesa.

Visit of specialists of the Heart Institute to Rivne

13-09-2019
Adult’s and children’s teams of specialists of the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine visited Rivne (“Rivne Regional Clinical Medical-Diagnostic Center named after V. Polischuk”). In one day 124 patients, 47 adults and 77 children, were examined and consulted.

Meeting in the School

September 27, 2019,
Igor Mokryk – cardiac surgeon, Head of the Department of acquired heart defects of the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine – had an interesting conversation with students of 3-4 grades of school № 333 in Kyiv at a vocational orientation lesson.

Mountaineering For the Sake of Life

On September 28, 2019, a momentous event for everyone who has relation to transplantology took place in Ukraine – a group of about thirty Ukrainians with transplanted organs conquered the highest peak of Ukraine – Gorverla. Specialists of the Heart Institute participated in this action.

The First International Symposium on Thrombosis and Hemostasis in Odesa

October 1-3, 2019, the First International Symposium on Thrombosis and Hemostasis was held in Odesa. Lectures, workshops, discussions, live discussions, debates and much more brought together the event organizers, speakers, and other participants at the educational venue. Doctors of the Heart Institute also attended this remarkable event.

Arrhythmology Days in Kiev

A significant event for cardiologists, arrhythmologists, cardiac surgeons, specialists in related specialties was the XI scientific-practical conference with international participation “Arrhythmology Days in Kiev”, which took place on November 21-22, 2019 at the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Visit of Specialists of the Heart Institute to Sumy

On December 17, 2019, specialists of the Heart Institute took part in the scientific and practical conference at the Medical Institute of Sumy State University. After the conference, doctors of the Heart Institute held a consultative reception of patients and conducted a master-class on the diagnosis of congenital and acquired heart defects.

Vasyl Migovka, a Man with New Heart, Goes Home

28-01-2020
Updated in a literal and figurative sense, 56-year-old Vasily Migovka, who received a new heart on December 24, 2019, being happy, full of energy, new dreams and desires returns home to his large family.

First School of Hemostasis

January 31 – February 1, 2020, the First School of Hemostasis was held at the Heart Institute, thanks to the cooperation of the Heart Institute, the Odessa National Medical University, the Odessa Scientific and Practical Society of Hemostasiologist, Anesthesiologists, and Reanimatologists as well as Medvoice Medical Science and Education Platform.

Childbirth at the Heart Institute

On February 13, 2020, at the Heart Institute, a 31-year-old woman with a heart defect – mitral valve stenosis – gave birth to a healthy baby girl with a caesarean section led by a gynecologists’ team led by Prof. V. Kaminsky together with the doctors of the Heart Institute headed by Prof. Borys Todurov.

Address by Professor Borys Todorov, Director of the Heart Institute, on the Coronavirus

19-03-2020
March 19, 2020, Director of the Heart Institute, Professor Borys Todurov: “The Heart Institute temporarily suspends planned operations, only emergency patients with a diagnosis are hospitalized: acute ischemia – acute coronary syndrome (myocardial infarction, pulmonary embolism, pulmonary arrhythmia, pulmonary embolism, pulmonary embolism, pulmonary embolism). If necessary, the Heart Institute will be able to hospitalize difficult patients who will need artificial lung ventilation and ECMO.

Webinar of Profile Departments on Outpatient Monitoring

On April 24, 2020, as part of the remote cycle of Advanced Training Courses “Outpatient ECG Monitoring”, an interdepartmental webinar organized by the Department of Functional Diagnostics in conjunction with the profile department of Lviv National Medical University named after Danylo Halytsky was held.

Treatment of Giant Aortic Aneurysm Using Hybrid Technique

On May 14, 2020, the aortic arthroplasty of a giant aneurysm of the thoracic aorta was performed by the head of the Department of Angiography and Endovascular Surgery Andriy Khokhlov with a team of doctors – Oleg Zelenchuk, Maria Slyubyk, Kostyantyn Boiko. The patient feels well after the surgery.

Heart transplantation in Lviv

July 4, 2020
This is the third transplantation in Ukraine in six months. On July 3, 2020, the transplantation was performed by the team of the Heart Institute, Kyiv, headed by Director of the Institute Prof. Borys Todurov. Many thanks to Lviv colleagues led by Oleg Samchuk (Lviv Clinical Ambulance Hospital

Implantation of Balloon-Expandable Prosthesis of the Aortic Valve

On July 6, 2020, for the first time in Ukraine at the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the clinic specialists implanted a balloon-expandable prosthesis of the aortic valve to a patient with severe aortic stenosis. This type of prosthesis has not been available for implantation in Ukraine until now.

First Heart Transplantation at the Heart Institute

July 15, 2020
For the first time, heart transplantation was performed at the Heart Institute. This was the fourth heart transplantation in Ukraine.
The operation was performed by Professor Borys Todurov with a team of doctors from the Heart Institute.

The Second Heart Transplant in Lviv

August 6, 2020
This is the fifth heart transplant in Ukraine in the last 8 months and the second at the Lviv Ambulance Hospital.
The heart was received by a 45-year-old patient from Chernivtsi, whose own heart was so affected by pneumonia with complications (ejection fraction – 11 – critically low) that required immediate transplantation.

Surgical Correction of a Rare Pre-Coartic Aortic Aneurysm in Child

13-year-old Diana entered the pediatric department of the Heart Institute with a very rare and life-threatening pathology – a pre-coartic aneurysm of the aortic arch. The pathology was diagnosed by accident during a routine X-ray examination at the place of residence. After further research, the diagnosis was confirmed. The girl was operated on successfully, aneurysm…

Pacemaker Implantation During Pregnancy

August 20, 2020
A two-chamber pacemaker was implanted in a 28-year-old pregnant patient with a diagnosis of transient AV-blockade of the third degree at the Heart Institute

Conference “Current Issues of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery”

October 30, 2020
The purpose of the forum was to acquaint doctors of various specialties with innovations in the field of cardiac surgery and interventional cardiology, methods of functional diagnosis and treatment of cardiac diseases, introduced into clinical practice during the last year.

Heart Transplantation in Lviv

On November 21, 2020, the sixth heart transplant in Ukraine in 11 months took place in Lviv. The transplant was performed by prof. Borys Todurov with a team of doctors of the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine together with Lviv colleagues led by Oleh Samchuk, Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medicine of Lviv.

Closure of Paravalvular Fistula of Mitral Valve

December 21, 2020
Recently an operation for the closure of the paravalvular fistula of the mitral valve with apical access was performed by a multidisciplinary team of doctors from the Heart Institute.

Results of 2020

December 31, 2020
It was a difficult year, but we survived it with dignity. Hundreds of patients treated with Covid-19, thousands operated this year, we performed 9 out of 10 transplants made in Ukraine, implanted a pacemaker in a pregnant patient, the weight of our youngest patient was 900 g, and the age of our oldest patient was 101 years.

Scimitar Syndrome – New Approach to Treating Unique Disease in the Heart Institute

January 11, 2021
With this operation, the specialists of the Heart Institute continue to introduce cosmetic accesses in patients with congenital heart defects. The method has significant advantages: it reduces the risk of complications, shortens the rehabilitation period, and in the long run, the results of the cosmetic intervention are much more effective.

Mechanical Heart Saved Patient’s Life

January 26, 2021
The surgery was complicated. The mechanical heart was not sutured to the normal myocardium: the patient had a thinned and not sufficiently dense aneurysm, so first a tricuspid valve plastic surgery and resection of a giant postinfarction left ventricular aneurysm were performed, and then a mechanical heart was sutured to the remains of the aneurysm.

Visit of Specialists of the Heart Institute to Ivano-Frankivsk Region

Februrary 18, 2021
Specialists of the Heart Institute – pediatric cardiorheumatologist, ultrasound specialist Tetyana Bilyk and cardiac surgeon Andriy Markovets visited cities of Kolomyia and Kosiv in Ivano-Frankivsk region on February 17 and 18. During the visit, our doctors consulted about 100 adult patients and children.

Third Heart Transplant at the Heart Institute

February 18, 2021
The whole team of the Heart Institute is excited – another heart transplant took place tonight, which was flawlessly performed by the team headed by Gavril Kovtun, Head of the Human Organ and Tissue Transplant Department of the Heart Institute.

Unique Patient with Donor Heart Visited the Heart Institute

February 23, 2021
A year ago, for the first time in 15 long breaks, a heart transplant was performed from a posthumous donor. Vasyl Mihovka, a 56-year-old Ukrainian from Transcarpathia, underwent surgery. It was an important day – a new history of Ukrainian cardiac transplantation began.

Ukrainian Cardiac Surgery School is Now in Uzbekistan

February 26, 2021
From February 18 to 25, 2021, a team of doctors from the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine led by Prof. Borys Todurov shared their experience in Uzbekistan at the invitation of colleagues from the Republican Specialized Scientific and Practical Medical Center of Cardiology in Samarkand.
The trip was very intense, rich and bright.

“Gathering of People with Transplanted Organs” Took Place in Lviv

March 12, 2021
On March 12, 2021, an extremely important and cordial event took place in Lviv – “Gathering of people with transplanted organs.” This event brought together the people who have created a new history of Ukrainian transplantology over the past year. 14 out of 40 patients who got a chance to survive were able to attend the event and tell their stories.

Vaccination at the Heart Institute

March 15, 2021
The health of all employees of the Heart Institute is important because to better help patients the clinic staff must be healthy.
Today, the first 64 of our employees of the Institute were vaccinated.

Heart Transplantation in Zaporozhye

March 17, 2021
A 38-year-old man had a heart transplant last night in Zaporizhia. As of to date, the patient was taken by helicopter from Zaporizhia to the Heart Institute to the intensive care unit (headed by Ihor Kuzmych) for nursing. The patient is stable.

IX Conference on Functional Diagnostics of Cardiovascular Diseases”

March 19, 2021
The main purpose of this annual conference was to acquaint practitioners with the modern capabilities of methods of functional diagnostics, to discuss the state of preparation of methodological and regulatory documents. More than 2,500 doctors from all regions of Ukraine have pre-registered to participate in the forum

TAVI Performed on 80-Year-Old Patient after COVID-19

April 7, 2021
3 days after the negative PCR test, the patient was admitted to the intensive care unit with deterioration. Therefore, it was decided to immediately perform transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) with implanted valve Evolut R 29.

Doctors of the Heart Institute Performed Surgeries on Children in Dnipro

April 9, 2021
The team of the Children’s Department of the Heart Institute within the framework of the Healthy Ukraine program visited the city of Dnipro and performed two complex operations. The patients were 2 girls aged 1.5 and 1.8 years diagnosed with Tetrad Fallot and atrial and interventricular septal defects.

Stratifying Aneurysm of the Thoracic Aorta, Type B

April 21, 2021
A hybrid surgery was performed at the Heart Institute on a patient with acute thoracic aortic dissection. The peculiarity of this pathology was that in this case the bleeding from a ruptured aorta had evolved.

Implantation of the Evolut R 34 Valve

April 28, 2021
A team of doctors of the Heart Institute implanted an Evolut R valve in an 83-year-old patient with critical aortic stenosis and a gradient on the valve of 120 mm Hg. This is the largest size of prosthesis that currently exists.

Sviatoslav Nimchuk at the Examination After Heart Transplant

May 18, 2021
Sviatoslav Nimchuk from Kyiv who had a heart transplant a little over a year ago visited the Heart Institute for another examination.
Cardiologist of the Organ Transplant Department Anna Melnyk and Head of the Department Gavrylo Kovtun testified that the heart works well while the patient himself talks about his excellent health and quality of life.

Ukrainian Cardiac Surgery School Is Now in Kyrgyzstan

23-05-2021
From May 18 to 23, 2021, a team of doctors from the Heart Institute led by Borys Todurov shared their experience in Kyrgyzstan at the invitation of colleagues from the Research Institute of Heart Surgery and Organ Transplantation of the Ministry of Health in Bishkek.

“Healthy Ukraine” Program – Mariupol

01-06-2021
As part of the Healthy Ukraine program, doctors from the Heart Institute visited Mariupol. Vasyl Karpenko, the head of the neonatal cardiac surgery department, and Olena Guryna, a cardiologist, examined about 40 children on the basis of the Child and Women’s Health Clinic, many of whom needed surgery.

Heart Transplant for Yuri Goryachy

09-06-2021
Last night, on June 8, 2021, at the Heart Institute another transplant took place for our 60-year-old patient Yuriy Goryachy from the Vinnytsia region, otherwise, his life was in danger. 5 years ago Yuriy suffered a heart attack, stenting, and eventually implantation of a pacemaker.
Our patient received a new heart and a new life.

Visit of Doctors of the Heart Institute to Sumy

10-06-2021
On June 10, 2021, a team of doctors from the Heart Institute visited Sumy for a consultative examination and consultations with residents of the city and region. Our doctors examined about 100 patients, both adults and children. The trip was organized with the assistance of the NGO “Oleksandr Yemets Charitable Foundation”.

“Healthy Ukraine” Program – Voznesensk

12-06-2021
Recently, as part of our Healthy Ukraine program, doctors from the Heart Institute – cardiac surgeon Yuriy Kharenko and functional diagnostics specialist Kristina Monastyrskaya – visited the Voznesensk City Center for Primary Health Care. 30 patients, 7 of them came from Mykolayiv, were examined and consulted.

Implantation of a Micra Miniature Pacemaker in a Patient with Heart Failure

30-06-2021
Recently, at the Heart Institute, another implantation of a Micra miniature pacemaker by Medtronic was performed.
The operation was performed by the Head of the Department of Cardiac Arrhythmias, interventional arrhythmologist Oleksandr Gritsay. He is the only doctor in Ukraine who performs these operations.
A total of 15 such devices have been implanted at the Heart Institute.

Heart Surgery for a Baby of a Couple from France

05-07-2021
Recently, doctors at the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine saved the life of a little French citizen who was only two days old. The girl had a rare pathology – transposition of the main vessels and a ventricular septal defect (dTMA + VSD).

Project “I Am a Living Person”

02-08-21
Olga Marintseva, the author of the project, shared her dream with us. She wanted to tell everyone that doctors, medical workers, nurses, orderlies, although hidden by several layers of protection, are also Living People with human emotions, so they pass their work through the heart.

Master Class on Arrhythmology in Sumy

30-08-2021
Recently, specialists from the Cardiac Arrhythmia Department of the Heart Institute headed by cardiovascular surgeon, arrhythmologist Yevhen Zhytynsky, held an arrhythmology master class in Sumy at the invitation of the administration of the regional clinical cardiology dispensary.

The Heart is Beating Again

01-09-2021
Tonight at the Heart Institute another person got a second chance at life. A heart transplant was performed on a 38-year-old man with a fourth blood type, which is quite rare. The transplant took 2 hours 5 minutes of ischemic time.

Sixth Heart Transplant at the Heart Institute

03-09-2021
On the night of September 3, 2021, a heart transplant was performed at the Heart Institute. This is the sixth transplant in our clinic and the second in the last three days.

Heart Surgery Without Cutting Bones of the Thorax

07-09-2021
Aortic valve prosthetics with ministerotomy, when the sternum is partially separated, have long been part of the daily clinical practice of the Institute. Prosthetics of the valve from a minitoracotomy in the second intercostal space – the next step and the skeletal framework of a thorax is not affected at all.

Thumbelina with Incredible Internal Power

20-09-2021
Recently, doctors at the Heart Institute rescued a little girl, Diana, who was as little as a surgeon’s palm. She was delivered to the Institute weighing only 1,500 grams. Her condition was extremely serious…

First in the History of Ukraine Heart Transplantation for a Child!

21-09-2021
This is a unique operation for our country and an extremely important page in the history of cardiac transplantation. The patient is a 13-year-old boy Maxym from the Volyn region, whose condition was critical. The transplant was successful. The child got a chance for long and happy life.

Endarterectomy of the Internal Carotid Artery and TAVI

01-10-2021
In practice, the Heart Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine sometimes has extremely difficult cases when patients have only one chance at life. And we use all the possibilities of our Institute to save them.

Surgery of the Baby Six Hours After Birth

15-10-2021
At the Heart Institute, a surgery was performed on the heart of little Maya 6 hours after birth with a diagnosis of critical aortic stenosis. We had known the girl’s mother much earlier, to whom Prof. Borys Todurov implanted an aortic valve prosthesis in 2004.

Fifth Heart Transplant in a Month

21-10-2021
The fifth heart transplant of this month took place tonight at the Heart Institute. It was difficult because the patient has already undergone more than one heart operation. In 2004, he underwent implantation of an aortic valve prosthesis at the Institute, but 17 years later he needed a transplant. The operation lasted 1.5 hours, everything went well.

XIII Conference “Arrhythmology Days in Kyiv”

19-11-2021
The conference covered the most modern aspects of interventional arrhythmology and medical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. More than 800 doctors of various specialties from all regions of Ukraine registered to participate in the conference.

Specialists of the Heart Institute Visited Rivne

04-12-2021
On the basis of the Rivne Regional Clinical Medical and Diagnostic Center named after V. Polishchuk, our specialists advised residents of the region who suffer from complex diseases of the cardiovascular system.