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Patient care

Inside this area you will find all the useful information that aims to make your stay at Istituto Cardiocentro Ticino more comfortable.


With the synergy of cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and cardioestestists, the Istituto Cardiocentro Ticino can offers less invasive surgical techniques and the most up-to-date intervention procedures.

News area

In this area you will find all the news and information about the initiatives promoted by Cardiocentro.



Organisation Chart

Administration Executives
Director Massimo Manserra
Medical Affairs
Director Prof. Dr. T. Cassina
Cardiology Department
Chief Prof. Dr. G. Pedrazzini
Deputy Chiefs Prof. Dr. A. Auricchio, Prof. Dr. M. Valgimigli
Senior Cardiologists Dr. F. Faletra, Dr. M. Moccetti, Dr. E. Pasotti e Dr. F. Scopigni
Cardiac Surgery Department
Chief Prof. Dr. S. Demertzis
Senior Cardiologists PD Dr. E. Ferrari, Dr. T. Torre
Cardiac Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Chief Prof. Dr. T. Cassina
Deputy Chief PD Dr. G. Casso
Senior Cardiologists Dr. B. Capelli, Dr. P. Scharpf, Dr. H. Schlotterbeck, Dr. G. Via
Nursing Service
Head of Department Stefano Bernasconi


Istituto Cardiocentro Ticino

Via Tesserete 48
CH-6900 Lugano