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Heart Center University of Freiburg

Heart Center

Welcome to the Heart Center, University of Freiburg. Our center is one of the largest in Europe and offers a full range of the most modern invasive and non-invasive treatments. Around 22.000 inpatients as well as 44.000 outpatients receive treatment from an interdisciplinary team at our center each year. We treated the most heart attacks in 2014 while also ranking in the top five clinics regarding for the number of cardiac valve surgeries performed.

The Heart Center, University of Freiburg stands for cutting-edge university medicine. The care we provide to our patients at our two facilities in Bad Krozingen and Freiburg meets the latest medical standards. At the same time, we are also engaged in research: cardiologists, surgeons, and vascular specialists work side by side with doctors and scientists from other disciplines to advance our knowledge on the causes and mechanisms of cardiovascular diseases.

We are proud of our team of highly qualified doctors, nurses, dietary nurses and other paramedical personnel who are ready to do everything for your health’s benefit. We strive to do everything we can so that our patient is satisfied with his or her course of treatment. A satisfied patient is not only a patient who liked the medical care, but also someone who felt comfortable in our hospital and who returned home healthy.

The Heart Center, University of Freiburg consists of four departments:



inpatients per year22.000
outpatients per year44.000

  • Number 1 in Germany
  • Germany’s largest cardio center
  • Among top five clinics in Germany regarding the number of cardiac valve surgeries performed
  • Largest number of catheter procedures in Germany
  • Most cases of heart attack treatments in Germany