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Thorsten Wahlers

Thorsten Claus Wilhelm Wahlers, M.D. Ph.D.

Hospital and Health Center for Heart and Thoracic Surgery, University Clinic
Kerpener Strasse 46
Cologne  50937
+49 221 478 32507
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Medical Degree 1976
Residency 1983-1989 Hannover Medical School
Fellowship 1986 Harefield Hospital UK
(Prof. Sir. M. Yacoub)
German Board certified in:
Surgery(1989) and Cardiothoracic Surgery(1991)
Vascular Surgery(1992); F.E.A.C.T.S. (1999)
Priv.-Doz. 1992
apl. Prof. 1996
Ordentl. Prof. Jena 1999, Cologne 2005

Other Interests

Aortic/ Aortic Arch Surgery
Complex Cardiac Procedures
Minimal Invasive Surgery, Off Pump coronary surgery
Transplantation Sugery (Heart/Lung)
Alternatives to Transplantation
Research in Cardioplegic Strategies and Lung Preservation
Cell Transplantation
Research in heart failure
Cost Reduction Strategies