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Hundreds of people watching live special heart surgery

In Jessa in Hasselt a heart operation was broadcasted live on Saturday for about a hundred doctors. Two top surgeons performed a special combination of techniques that is much less invasive than in normal heart surgery.

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Symposium Tiendeschuur Herkenrode 26/10

The departments of cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, anesthesia and intensive care of the Jessa Hospital are pleased to invite you to their second international symposium titled ‘The hybrid approach to coronary artery revascularization’.

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Symposium De Barrier 29/09

The departments of cardiothoracic surgery, anesthesia and intensive care of the Jessa Hospital are pleased to invite you to their first international symposium: ‘Update on Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery: The Next Frontier’.

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Stories straight from the heart

Dr. Urbain Mees, cardiac surgeon at Jessa Hospital, performed the first cardiac surgery in Limburg 25 years ago. He bundled the most remarkable pioneer stories into a book that you can order here. 

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Establishment center of expertise Dubai

Jessa Ziekenhuis Hasselt is going to establish a center of expertise for cardiac surgery. The largest hospital of the Emirate wants to master the new technique of Jessa surgeon Alaaddin Yilmaz, being minimally invasive cardiac surgery.

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