Volkmar Falk


Professor Volkmar Falk is medical director and director of the DHZB Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery of the German Heart Center Berlin and Chair of the Division of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Charite Berlin. After successfully completing Medical School and his doctorate at the University of Bonn he began his basic surgical training at the University in Gottingen and completed his residency at the Department of Cardiac Surgery of the Heart Center Leipzig. His main areas of current clinical and academic research are in the field of endoscopic and minimally invasive cardiac surgery and image guided transcatheter therapies.