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The Department of Cardiology of University Hospital Basel has a national reputation. With nearly 1,800 hospitalized patients, almost 5,000 outpatient examinations, 2,200 coronary angiographies, more than 1,100 coronary interventions, over 7,000 echocardiograms, 500 ablations of arrhythmias and more than 300 pacemaker and ICD implantations in 2010, it fulfills an important function for north-west Switzerland and the neighboring countries. As part of the collaboration with our partner hospitals in the cantons of Basel-Stadt, Basel-Land and the Jura, we offer skilled emergency care around the clock for patients from north-west Switzerland.

Prof. Stefan Osswald
Chefarzt Kardiologie
Tel.+41 61 265 52 14