Prof. Dr. med. Horst Sievert is an internationally respected expert on the subject of Interventional Cardiology. He has personally performed more than 60,000 cardiovascular interventional procedures, including highly specialized interventions for patients with structural, valvular and congenital heart disease and other coronary and peripheral interventions. Prof. Sievert has one of the largest experiences worldwide in catheter closure of heart defects in adults and gets referrals from all over the world. For his work he received many international scientific awards.
He has been principal investigator of many clinical trials and has authored more than 300 manuscripts and 700 abstracts in peer reviewed journals, 100 books and book contributions. He has also delivered more than 2,700 lectures around the world and has organized more than 300 workshops, congresses and conferences.
Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main