Head of Pediatric Cardiology, Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
Mario Carminati is the director of Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiology Centre at IRCCS Policlinico San Donato University Hospital (Milan, Italy) since 2000.
He has been chairman and/or moderator in more than 800 congresses and courses while, at the same time, he strongly contributed to the scientific community being author and co-author of more than 250 peerreviewed papers.
He is particularly involved in the field of non-surgical treatment of various congenital heart disease, both in children and adults, like ASD and VSD closure, stent implantation, percutaneous pulmonary valve replacement and aortic coarctation treatment. From 1998 to 2001, he was President of the Italian Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Councillor of the Association for European Paediatric Cardiology.
Today he is currently member of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, European Society of Cardiology and Italian Society of Interventional Cardiology.
Catheter interventional procedures for congenital heart disease