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Igor Rudez

Igor Rudez, M.D., Ph.D.

Dubrava University Hospital, Department of Cardiac and Transplant Surgery
Av. Gojka Suska 6
Zagreb  10000
385 1 2903523
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Zagreb Medical School (1986-1991)
Internship (1991-1992)
Research fellow, Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Rebro (1992-1994)
Zagreb University Postgraduate Study in Biomedicine (1993-1997)
Master of Sciences Degree (1998)
Staff Surgeon, Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Dubrava (1999 till present)
Visiting surgeon, Hamburg-Eppendorf, Prof.dr. H. Reichenspurner (2001, 2002)
PhD, School of Medicine, University of Osijek, Croatia (2005)
Head, Div. of Coronary and Aortic Surgery @ Dept. of Cardiac and Transplant Surgery, UH Dubrava
Chief, Department of Cardiac and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia
Director, Heart Transplant Program, University Hospital Dubrava

Other Interests

Beating heart surgery - OPCAB,  Editor-in-Chief the Heart Surgery Forum Journal, Aortic valve repair, Mitral valve repair, Cardiac transplantation, Myocardial protection Aortic aneurysms, Sternal reinforcement, Arterial revascularization

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Coronary disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Heart Transplant
  • Aorta