Cardio-Surgery Operating Unit

Cardio-Surgery Brescia

The operating unit of Cardiac Surgery was founded in 1997 and specializes in the surgical treatment of congenital and acquired heart diseases of the adult. Every year hundreds of interventions are performed using the most advanced surgical techniques , among which the minimally invasive surgery, myocardial revascularization without extracorporeal circulation, surgical restoration  of the left ventricle and percutaneous treatment of aortic valve disease . 
The model care emphasizes teamwork among specialists from other departments. 
The cardiac surgeons work every day side by side with fellow from cardiology, vascular surgery and from other clinical specialties to ensure an advanced and appropriate treatment in accordance with the mission of Poliambulanza Foundation Hospital.
The Operating Unit is also involved in scientific research with other Italian and foreign centers taking part in several multi-center studies to find  new treatments in cardiac surgery.


The ongoing work of outcomes analysis has allowed us to continuously improve our clinical practice and reach the highest levels of standard of care in the national ranking list of the best cardiac surgery departments drawn up by the National Agency for Regional Health Services ( ) certified by  the Joint Commission International standards.
Request an appointment by phone calling our operative unit at: 
00-39-303515530 (Mrs. Angela Picardi) 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. CET, Monday through Friday.

Acute aortic dissection

More info

Aortic aneurysm

More info

Aortic valve insufficiency

More info

Aortic valve stenosis

More info

Atrial fibrillation

More info

Coronary artery disease

More info

Mitralic valve diseases

More info

Special care units:

Decompensation Surgery Unit Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Unit Transcatheter Cardiac Surgery Unit

Direttore U.O.

Troise Giovanni

Dr. Troise Giovanni

Cardiovascular Areas

Director of the Operating Unit / Service :
Cardio-Surgery Operating Unit

Details about the Operating Unit

Location: Area E Floor 3

Phone number: 030/3518534 - Fax: 030-3515244


Coordinator: Sonia Tosoni - Referente: Luca Montagna

Outpatients' clinic:

Prima visita cardiochirurgica SSN Giovedì dalle ore 14.00 Visita post-operatoria SSN Mercoledì dalle ore 14.00

Cardiovascular Area

Find out why it's area of excellence.
More info