cardiac surgery procedure in theatre


Cardiac (Heart) Surgery


The Golden Jubilee National Hospital’s cardiac (heart) surgery department undertakes approximately 1,400 major heart operations every year.


Our cardiac pages do not provide medical advice. If you need medical advice you should consult your doctor in the first instance.


The cardiac surgery department carries out the following procedures:

  • Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
  • Valve Surgery – repair or replacement of heart valves.
  • Other open heart surgical procedures


In addition as part of the Scottish Adult Congenital Cardiac (SACCs) service the department undertakes adult congenital cardiac surgery procedures.


An expert team of specialists look after our cardiac patients during their hospital stay. The team includes,  cardiac surgeons, anaesthetists, intensivists, Nurse Practitioners and a range of other professionals including perfusionists, physiotherapist  and pharmacists.


Consultant Surgeons:


Mr G Berg, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr J Butler, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Mr I Colquhoun, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Mr M Danton, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr Philip Curry, Consultant Surgeon - Cardiac Surgery and Transplantation

Mr K MacArthur, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr A McLean, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr U Nkere, Consultant Surgeon - Cardiac Surgery and Transplantation

Mr V Pathi, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

Mr F Sutherland, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

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