Advanced Heart Surgery

Advanced heart surgery techniques continue to shape and evolve our cardiac specialty, giving patients more options and better results than traditional surgery. Dr. Ciuffo uses highly sophisticated and effective minimally invasive techniques to treat heart disease very effectively! The minimally invasive heart surgery approach is low impact and virtually scarless, giving even the most frail patients an option. Our patients’ heart surgery experience and postoperative recovery is quick and easy compared to the traditional open heart surgery methods.

advanced heart surgery patient

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The benefits of Dr. Ciuffo’s minimally invasive procedures include low impact surgery, no broken bones, a quicker recovery, improved quality of life, as well as an almost invisible scar.

Advanced Heart Surgery Procedures

Dr. Ciuffo performs a wide variety of cardiac procedures, to meet the unique needs of the world. There are many patients who travel the globe in order to receive his life saving care. Some of our top procedures include:

If you don’t see what you need, that doesn’t mean that Dr. Ciuffo can’t help you. His ongoing research and the continued evolution of advanced heart surgery and minimally invasive techniques show new options every day.

Talk With Dr. Ciuffo

Dr. Ciuffo is an expert in high risk, inoperable, and advanced heart surgery cases. He can evaluate your case and handle risk factors with our bloodless and minimally invasive techniques with excellent results, that are simply not available or not even known about at your local doctor’s office. Request your second opinion.

Don’t let an inoperable diagnosis resign you to a short and limited life. Dr. Ciuffo has helped many patients improve and extend their lives.




A picture of Giovanni B. Ciuffo, MD wearing his Mercy One doctor attire.

About the Author

Giovanni B. Ciuffo, MD Director is an expert in Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery and Bloodless Heart Surgery is the outcome of his commitment to the development and improvement of both of these techniques. He runs a Cardiothoracic Surgery practice and manages Minimally Invasive and Bloodless Heart Surgery Program where he cares for patients from all over the country and locally. Click here to learn more about Dr. Ciuffo.

Board Certified:
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery