Medical Departments

Cardiology, Angiology and Internal Intensive Care Medicine

Technical Equipment

  • ECG
  • Stress ECG (bicycle ergonomics and treadmill ergonomics)
  • Long-term ECG (including late potentials, heart rate variability, ST segment analysis, seven-day recording)Long-Term Blood Pressure Measurement
  • Event recorder
  • Telemonitoring
  • Echocardiography, including colour Doppler echocardiography and tissue Doppler, dynamic and pharmacological stress echocardiography, transoesophageal, transthoracic and 3D echocardiography
  • Duplex sonography of peripheral and cerebral vessels, venous duplex sonography
  • Pacemaker and defibrillator clinic
  • Electrical cardioversion
  • Cardiac MRI (including pharmacological stress MRI)
  • Cardiac CT (with a focus on coronary CT)
  • Cardiac catheter diagnostics and interventions: Coronary angiography, left-right catheter examinations (including transseptal puncture), right heart catheter examinations with stress, balloon catheter procedures/percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) with stent implantation (BMS, DES), interventional closure of atrial septal defects and valve patent foramen ovale (PFO), myocardial biopsy, intra-aortic balloon pump as a circulation-stabilising measure, pressure-wire measurement, OCT (optical coherence tomography) and filter-protection systems for coronary interventions.
  • Electrophysiological studies
  • Catheter ablation of specific arrhythmias (radio-frequency ablation and cryoablation)


Chief secretariat
Monika Kulczinski
Bassermannstraße 1
68165 Mannheim
4th floor, room 461
Phone (0621) 424-4268
Fax (0621) 424-4365

Cardiac clinic
Phone (0621) 424-4268

Pacemaker outpatient clinic
Phone(0621) 424-4291

Cardio hotline: Cardiac catheterisation examinations (outpatient and inpatient), Pacemaker implantations (incl. ICD) and admission appointments
Denise Opitz
Phone (0621) 424-4778
Fax (0621) 424-4855

Kardio-MRT and Kardio-CT
Jörg Schmitt
Phone (0621) 424-5618
Fax (0621) 424-4664