Surgical Procedures in Cardiac Surgery

By Mayo Clinic Staff
  • Ablation
  • Abscess repair
  • Automated implantable cardioverter device (AICD) battery, generator change
  • AICD lead/electrode installation, removal and reconfiguration
  • AICD insertion, repositioning and removal
  • Akinetic/dyskinetic myocardium resection
  • Anterior chest wall resection
  • Anterior to posterior leaflet (Alfieri stitch)
  • Annulus patch enlargement
  • Aorta graft repair/replacement
  • Aorta non-aneurysm graft replacement
  • Aorta patch enlargement/repair
  • Aorta thrombus removal
  • Aorta tumor excision
  • Aortic aneurysm repair — ascending, descending and arch
  • Aortic endarterectomy
  • Aortic root construction with valve conduit
  • Aortic root reconstruction with valve-sparing
  • Aortic valve procedures
    • Aortic valve decalcification
    • Aortic valve repair, minimally-invasive
    • Aortic valve pannus/thrombus removal
    • Aortic valve perforation repair
    • Aortic valve plication
    • Aortic valve repair/reconstruction and replacement
    • Aortic valve resuspension
    • Aortic valve tear repair
    • Aortic valve thrombus removal
    • Aortic valve tumor excision
    • Aortic valve vegetations removal
  • Aortoplasty
  • Aortoplexy
  • Approximation of the sternal halves
  • Arterial switch operation
  • Ascending aortic plication
  • Associated GI/GU procedure
  • Atrial aneurysm repair and excision
  • Atrial baffle to reroute systemic venous and pulmonary venous return
  • Atrialized right ventricle plication
  • Atrial membrane excision
  • Atrial septal defect repair, minimally-invasive
  • Atrial septectomy
  • Atrial septum aneurysm repair
  • Atrial septum excision
  • Atrial thrombectomy
  • Atrial thrombus removal
  • Atrial tumor excision
  • Atrioventricular valve patch or suture closure
  • Atrium patch repair
  • Batista
  • Bidirectional Glenn
  • Blalock Taussig shunt
  • Brachial artery repair
  • Cabrol shunt
  • Cardiac trauma repair
  • Cardiomyoplasty
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Cardioversion
  • Cava-atrium graft
  • Caval thrombus removal
  • Caval tumor excision
  • Central shunt
  • Close traumatic laceration
  • Closure atrioventricular fistula
  • Commissurotomy
  • Conal resection or ventricular septal defect enlargement
  • Conduit plication
  • Coronary artery bypass graft
  • Coronary artery/coronary artery bypass graft aneurysm resection
  • Coronary artery/coronary artery bypass graft repair
  • Coronary artery orifice patch
  • Coronary artery tumor excision
  • Creation of arteriovenous fistula
  • Creation of atrial septal defect
  • Cryoablation
  • Cyst/mass excision-ventricle
  • Damus-Stansel-Kaye procedure
  • David procedure
  • Debridement abscess
  • Debridement of aortic and mitral valve annulus
  • Denervation, autotransplant
  • ECMO
  • Endarterectomy
  • Endocardial cryoablation
  • Endocardial resection
  • Epicardiectomy
  • Establish temporary bypass
  • Evacuation of empyema, hematoma and pericardial/pleural effusion
  • Exploration
  • Fenestration
  • Fistula repair
  • Fontan
  • Foreign body removal
  • Heart transplant
  • Infarctectomy
  • Infundibular resection
  • Insertion of caval filter
  • Insertion of pacemaker wires
  • Intra-op stent
  • Inferior vena cava (IVC) valve excision
  • Konno procedure
  • Laceration repair
  • Lateral tunnel
  • Left reduction atrioplasty
  • Left ventricle-right ventricle tunnel patch closure
  • Left ventricle to descending aortic conduit
  • Left ventricular aneurysm repair
  • Left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) aneurysm repair
  • Left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) reconstruction
  • Ligation of anomalous coronary artery
  • Ligation of left atrial appendage
  • Ligation of thoracic duct
  • Ligation or division of vessel
  • Lung transplant
  • Maze procedure
  • Maze procedure — left and right
  • Mechanical circulatory assist devices
  • Mediastinal fluid removal
  • Mediastinum tumor excision
  • Mee procedure
  • Membranectomy
  • Mitral valve procedures
    • Mitral valve annuloplasty
    • Mitral valve artificial chordae insertion
    • Mitral valve chordal revision
    • Mitral valve commissurotomy
    • Mitral valve decalcification
    • Mitral valve leaflet repair
    • Mitral valve pannus/thrombus removal
    • Mitral valve papillary muscle repair
    • Mitral valve perforation repair
    • Mitral valve perivalvular leak repair
    • Mitral valve plication
    • Mitral valve posterior annuloplasty
    • Mitral valve quad/tri excision
    • Mitral valve reconstruction
    • Mitral valve repair, minimally-invasive/robotic
    • Mitral valve repair and replacement
    • Mitral valve tear repair
    • Mitral valve tumor excision
    • Mitral valve vegetations removal
  • Myectomy
  • Myocardial biopsy
  • Myocardial bridge repair
  • Myotomy
  • Norwood procedure
  • 1.5 ventricular repair
  • Open chest resuscitation
  • Open heart massage
  • Pacemaker electrode/generator change
  • Pacemaker insertion, revision, lead removal and removal
  • Pacemaker thrombus removal
  • Patch augmentation
  • Pericardial cyst excision
  • Pericardial window
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Pericardium reconstruction
  • Perivalvular leak repair
  • Potts shunt
  • Pulmonary artery aneurysm repair
  • Pulmonary artery band
  • Pulmonary artery patch closure
  • Pulmonary artery thrombus removal
  • Pulmonary artery tumor excision
  • Pulmonary embolectomy
  • Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
  • Pulmonary valve procedures
    • Pulmonary valve perivalvular leak repair
    • Pulmonary valve perforation repair
    • Pulmonary valve plication
    • Pulmonary valve reconstruction
    • Pulmonary valve repair and replacement
    • Pulmonary valve tear repair
    • Pulmonary valve tumor excision
    • Pulmonary valvotomy
  • Pulmonary valve/pulmonary artery patch enlargement
  • Pulmonary venous to left atrial connection
  • Reduction aortoplasty
  • Replace poppet, aortic valve
  • Right atrial patch enlargement
  • Right reduction atrioplasty
  • Right reduction ventriculoplasty
  • Right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) patch enlargement
  • Right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) reconstruction
  • Ross procedure
  • Semilunar valve patch or suture closure
  • Specimen removal
  • Sternal debridement
  • Sternal mass excision
  • Sternal rewiring
  • Sternal wire removal
  • Sternal wound revision
  • Sternectomy
  • Subaortic stenosis excision and resection
  • Subclavian flap
  • Superior vena cava (SVC) obstruction repair
  • Systemic to pulmonary artery shunt
  • Takeuchi operation
  • T conduit
  • Thrombus removal
  • Tracheal repair
  • Transannular patch (Monocusp)
  • Transmyocardial revascularization
  • Tricuspid valve procedures
    • Tricuspid valve annuloplasty
    • Tricuspid valve artificial chordae insertion
    • Tricuspid valve chordal revision
    • Tricuspid valve leaflet repair
    • Tricuspid valve papillary muscle repair
    • Tricuspid valve perforation repair
    • Tricuspid valve perivalvular leak repair
    • Tricuspid valve plication
    • Tricuspid valve quad/tri excision
    • Tricuspid valve reconstruction
    • Tricuspid valve repair, minimally-invasive
    • Tricuspid valve repair and replacement
    • Tricuspid valve tear repair
    • Tricuspid valve tumor excision
  • Tube graft
  • Unidirectional glenn
  • Unifocalization
  • Vegetations removal (endocarditis)
  • Vena cava pericardial patch
  • Ventricle plication
  • Ventricle to pulmonary artery conduit
  • Ventricle to pulmonary artery connection
  • Ventricle tumor excision
  • Ventricular aneurysm repair
  • Ventricular assist devices
  • Ventricular rupture repair and resection
  • Ventricular septal defect repair
  • Ventricular to aorta valve conduit
  • Ventricular thrombus removal
  • Vessel reimplantation
  • Waterston shunt
  • Wound debridement and revision
  • Yacoub procedure
  • Y conduit