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Leo Bockeria

Leo A. Bockeria, M.D.

Bakoulev Scientific Center for Cardio-vascular Surgery
135 Roublevsroye Shosse
Moscow  121552
7 495 414 7571
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Graduated from:
Faculty of clinical medicine First Moscow Medical Institute, 1965

Advanced training (institutions, places):
Postgraduate course (1965-1968, First Moscow Medical Institute), Mayo Clinic Foundation, University Hospitals of Alabama, Pittsburgh, San-Francisco, Duke University Medical Center (USA), Pitie-Salpetriere (Paris, France)

Other Interests

Cardiovascular surgery: children and adult, electrophysiology, transplantology.


Most important scientific works:

Hyperbaric Oxygenation in Cardiovascular Surgery, 1974, (Russian, 1981 English)

Handbook of Cardiovascular Surgery, 1989, 1996

Tachyarrythmias, 1989

Lectures on Cardiovascular Surgery, 1999, 2001, 2013

Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization, 2001

Minimally Invasive Myocardial Revascularization, 2001

Surgical Anatomy of Coronary Arteries, 2003

Acute Coronary Syndrome, 2004

Ebstein’s Anomaly, 2005

Surgical Anatomy of the Heart, 2006

Handbook of Roentgenendovascular Surgery of the Heart and Blood Vessels, 2008

Ascending aorta aneurysm combined with coarctation, 2009

Surgery of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aorta aneurysms, 2010

Anomalous origin of left coronary artery from pulmonary artery (Bland-White-Garland syndrome), 2010

Clinical cardiology: diagnostic and treatment, 2011

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, 2013

Additional Educational Information

Membership in professional societies:

Honorary Member of the American College of Surgeons

American Association for Thoracic Surgery

European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery

European Society of Cardiovascular and endovascular Surgery

Cardiothoracic Center of Monaco, Scientific Council