About us / O klinice

Department of Electrocardiology and Heart Failure, School of Health Sciences, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice
Department of Electrocardiology, Upper-Silesian Heart Center, 7th Silesian Medical University Hospital
40-635 Katowice, ul. Ziolowa 45/47, POLAND

Head of University and Hospital Departments: Professor Krzysztof S. Gołba MD PhD FESC
Nurse Ward: Małgorzata Freihoefer MSc
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Characteristics of the Department
  • Inpatient Cardiology/Coronary Care Unit (40 beds) including 8 beds Intensive Cardiac Care Subunit.
  • Electrocardiology /Electrophysiology laboratory, ECHO Lab and other cardiac noninvasive diagnostic laboratories. Shared Hospital Cardiac Catheterization Lab
  • Pacemaker and Device, Heart Failure and Arrhythmia Outpatient Clinic

Electrocardiology Department staff is a team of highly skilled professionals (Invasive Cardiologists, Electrocardiologists, Heart Failure specialists) with many years of extensive experience in performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, including the pacemakers, cardioverter-defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization devices implantation and coronary procedures.

 Invasive procedures  Patient care programs
implantation of cardiac pacemakers cardiac arrhythmias
implantation of cardioverter-defibrillators conduction disturbances
implantation of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) devices heart failure
implantation of cardioverter-defibrillators with CRT function coronary artery disease
lead extraction hypertension
percutaneous coronary revascularization heart defects