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Arrigo Lessana

Arrigo H. G. Lessana, M.D., FETCS

Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France
56 rue du Temple
Paris  F-75004
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Broussais hospital, Paris, France (M.D. 1974)
Lecturer at Modena and Reggio Emilia Univ. Italy
La Roseraie hospital (1981-1998), Paris, France
Centre Cardiologique du Nord (1998-2008), Paris, France
Institut Mutualiste Montsouris (2008), Paris, France
Pioneered the chordal transfer and the parachute techniques.
Operative demonstrations during numerous workshops on mitral valve repair
>100 publications, presentations and invited conferences

Other Interests

Conservative mitral valve surgery
Instruction of mitral valve repair techniques