About Us

The needs of the patient come first.

Collage Medici

As a Centre of Excellence we offer complete cardiac care, addressing a wide variety of issues including:

  • coronary heart disease
  • arrhythmias
  • heart value and replacement
  • heart failure and hypertension
  • thoracic and abdominal aortic disease
  • aneurysms
  • peripheral vascular disease
  • venous insufficiency
  • non-healing wounds

Our experts also work closely with other departments to address related health issues that affect the vascular system such as diabetes.

The hard work and dedication of our surgeons, interventional cardiologists, cardiologists and staff has paid off, making our program one of the leading cardiovascular centers in this area.

Clinical Activity

A team approach to individualized care.

CCM clinical activity is performed on 4 main areas; Cardiovascular Imaging (diagnostic services), Interventional Cardiology (heaemodinamic and electrophysiology),Cardiovascular Surgery, Critical and Clinical Cardiology.

The Clinical activity of CCM is patient oriented and based on multidisciplinary projects and activities involving all the cardiovascular areas in order to provide the best possible experience for our patients. Moreover the research performed at Centro Cardiologico Monzino involves all the Institute’s Units and is aimed at developing innovations in the diagnostic therapeutic field and transferring the results of scientific work into clinical practice.

Our Performances and Cardiovascular Excellency:

  • 1.446 Surgical Interventions
  • 6.886 Electrophysiology Haemodynamic and Cardioversion procedures
  • 71.959 Medical Examinations of 2.356 research protocols
  • 46.103 Major diagnostic tests of which
  • 11.288 Admissions

During last year mortality at 30 days after TAVI intervention has been 3.5% (benchmarking 9.9%, as reported by the France National Register); in the same year the in-hospital Heart Surgery mortality range has been 1.74% (vs 3.1% reported by the UK CSR); the PTCA mortality range has been 0.6% CCM (vs 1.6% reported by the UK CSR).

CCM has consistently placed among the top Italian hospitals for Cardiovascular Surgery, Haemodinamic and Electrophysiology. Moreover it houses both cardiovascular imaging (CT/MRI/Echo) and Heart Failure (Mecki Score/ Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test) top-ranked programs.

Since 2003 CCM performs a yearly Clinical Audit. All the documents are available online.

Research activity

In 2016, the research activity led to 212 publications in scientific magazines (total of 1.423 Impact Factor points). Currently there are 188 research projects and 68 Clinical Trials running.