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Paulus Schurr

Paulus Gabriel Schurr, M.D., Attending Surgeon

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at Evangelisches Klinikum Niederrhein
Gerrickstrasse 21
Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen  47137
Germany
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Role: 
Surgeon - Cardiothoracic

Other Interests

Adult valve and coronary artery bypass surgery, totally arterial revascularisation, offpump coronary artery bypass, transcatheter valve program (TAVI, mitral), adult cardiac and aortic emergencies, aortic surgery, circulatory support, endocarditis, adult congenital heart disease

Research

Valve repair, neochord loops, total arterial revascularization, patient risk analysis, minimally invasive heart surgery

Additional Educational Information

S​tudied at and graduated from the Medical Faculty of the University of Innsbruck, Austria

 

Doctor Thesis:

"Dr. med. univ.” at the "Institut für Biochemische Pharmakologie der Universität Innsbruck" 

Subject: ‘Characterization of Segment IIIS6 of the alpha1-subunit of the Cav3.1-Calcium-Channel’

Publication: Marksteiner R, Schurr P, Berjukow S, Margreiter E, Perez-Reyes E, Hering S. Inactivation determinants in segment IIIS6 of Ca(v)3.1. J Physiol (London) 2001.

 

Training in General, General Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery (2001-2013) at the following Institutions:

Department of General, Thoracic and Visceral Surgery at the University Hospital of Hamburg, Germany, Head: Professor Dr. med. J.R. Izbicki

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at the University Hospital of Düsseldorf, Germany, Heads: Professor Dr. med. E. Gams and Professor Dr. med. A. Lichtenberg

 

Board Certified in General, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

 

Previous position (2013-2016): Attending Heart Surgeon at the Dept of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Saarland, Head: Professor Dr. med. H.J. Schäfers

Present position (2016- ): Attending Heart Surgeon at the Heart Center Duisburg, Germany, Head: Professor Dr. med. J. Börgermann

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Critical Care
  • Thoracic
  • Aorta
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Congenital
  • Heart failure
  • Coronary disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Critical Care
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Mediastinum
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pericardium
  • Pleura
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Valve disease