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Peter Matt

Peter Matt, Prof., MD, FETCS, FMH

Cardiac Center, Lucerne Hospital
Lucerne  6000
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Euler and Novartis graduation award (1994)
Medical School Basel, Switzerland (1994-2000)
Medical thesis award University Basel (2002)
General Surgery Residency Basel (2003-2005)
Cardiac Surgery Residency Basel (2001-2003, 2005-2006)
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University (2006-2007)
Best scientific publication award, Cardiac Surgery Basel 2008
Staff Cardiac Surgery Basel (since 2008)
SGTHGC (Swiss Cardiac Surgery Society) award 2009
AHA award top ten research article 2009
Assistant/Associate Professor, University Basel, 2011
Clinical Fellowship, Leipzig (Prof. Mohr), 2012
Full Professor, University Basel, 2015
Clinical Fellowship, Beijing (Prof. Sun), 2016
Clinical Fellowship, Bad Neustadt (Prof. Perier, Prof. Diegeler), 2016
Chief Consultant, Lucerne Heart Center, 2016
Co-Chief Lucerne Heart Center, 2017

Other Interests

Minimal Invasive Surgery and DaVinci Surgery
Aortic Surgery (in Marfan Syndrome and associated disorders)
Proteomics in Cardiovascular Research ("biomarker research")
Cardiac Surgery in the Elderly
Hospital Leadership and Economics

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Coronary disease
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Robotic
  • Transcatheter
  • Valve disease