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Valve Replacement in Freiburg

Hospitals and medical centers in Freiburg, Germany performing Valve Replacement Surgery.

Cost of Valve Replacement (Aortic/Mitral Valve Replacement) in Germany

Procedure Minimum price Maximum price

Aortic Valve Replacement

$US 54,000

$US 70,500

Mitral Valve Replacement

$US 43,500

$US 54,000

Replacement of Two Valves

$US 65,000

$US 87,000

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University Medical Center Freiburg

The University Medical Center Freiburg is one of the largest medical facilities in Europe and part of the Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, one of five outstanding centers of academic excellency in Germany.

Listed cardiac surgeons:

Prof. Friedhelm Beyersdorf

Medical Director of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery

Prof. Bernward Passlick

Medical Director of the Department of Thoracic Surgery


Procedure Prices

Valve Replacement

upon request

Aortic Valve Replacement

68,000 US$

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About Valve Replacement

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

Aortic valve replacement is a cardiac procedure in which the patient's aortic valve is replaced by a different valve.
Aortic valve replacement can be done either with open heart surgery, or by using a catheter (PAVR - percutaneous aortic valve replacement).
The replacement valves used in the procedure are either natural (biologic) or artificial (mechanical).

Days admitted : 1-3 days at the intensive care unit. The total time in the hospital is usually between 5 and 12 days.

Anesthesia : General anesthesia

Recovery : Recovery from aortic valve replacement usually takes a few weeks to several months, depending on your health before the surgery.

Risks : The death rate averages 1% to 5%, depending on the health and age of the patient, as well as the skill of the surgeon.

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