Located in Leipzig, Germany, Helios Heart Center was established in 1994 as an advanced cardiac facility. Since 2014 it has been full subsiadiary of the HELIOS Kliniken Gmbh, one of the leading groups in Europe in the private healthcare sector.
Helios Heart Center Leipzig houses 440 inpatient beds and 12 outpatient beds, and provides assistance to nearly 44,000 patients annually. More than 1,450 professionals work at the center under the direction of experienced physicians, surgeons and scientists.
Helios Heart Center is a university hospital and part of the Faculty of Medicine at Leipzig University. Since 1994 The Heart Center Leipzig has been at the forefront of innovative treatment methods for heart disease, including minimally invasive cardiac valve surgery, catheter-based valve replacement or paediatric heart surgery.
Prof. Dr. Martin Misfeld, MD
Years of Experience
1996 Approbation as MD, University of Hamburg 2002 Specialist in Cardiology 2005 Habilitation, Medical faculty of University of Lübeck
German and English
Memberships & Awards
Deputy Director Helios Heart Center Leipzig European Society for Heart- and Thorax Surgery (EACTS) German Society for Heart-, Thorax- and Vascular Surgery (DGHTG) International Bicuspid Aortic Valve Registry (iBAR)