Medical Department, Division of Cardiology

At Campus Virchow, Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Haverkamp and his team of physicians and nursing staff are specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of all cardiovascular diseases. Every year, they treat about 7,000 patients. The range of medical services encompasses the following:

Coronary heart diseases and myocardial infarction

  • Certified Chest Pain Unit
  • 24/7 percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
  • Vessel dilation by rotablation und laser angioplasty
  • Intraaortic balloon pumps

Congenital and acquired valve diseases

  • Opening of mitral, pulmonary and aortic valves
  • Medical treatment of endocarditis
  • Closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) and atrial septal defects

Arrhythmias

  • Diagnosis of tachycardias, disorders of the conducting system
  • Ablation of supraventricular and ventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) therapy
  • Diagnosis of congenital arryhthmogenic diseases

Cardiac insufficiency

  • Cardiac pacemaker procedures incl. resynchronization and defibrillation

Cardiomyopathies

  • Diagnosis incl. genetic tests
  • Medical and interventional therapies

Vascular diseases

  • Examination of stenoses of the brain-supplying peripheral arteries
  • Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty/stenting


The dedicated clinical team participates in national and international research projects an arrhythmias, cardiac insufficiency, neurocardiology and basic research.

Support Team

To get in contact with our Support Team you can email us directly, use the contact form or phone

New consultation hours:

mo - fr

in our new office
(Bundesallee 39 - 40a, 10117 Berlin):
09:00 am - 03:00 pm

by phone:
08:00 am - 05:00 pm

t: +49 30 450 578 244
f: +49 30 450 757 8244

Mail:
charite.international[at]charite.de