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Professor Francesco Musumeci

Specialist, Cardiac Surgery Unit


Base: University Hospital

Tel.: (+39) 06.22541.1128



Clinical activity

  • Minimally invasive cardiac surgery (robotic surgery; access through small incisions for mitral and tricuspid valve surgery, atrial septal defect surgery, atrial tumors removal, aortic valve surgery, ascending aorta surgery, aortocoronaric surgery)
  • Reconstructive surgery of the mitral valve
  • Surgery of thoracic aorta aneurysms
  • Coronary surgery using arterial ducts
  • Congenital heart disease surgery of the adult
  • Heart failure surgery
  • Heart transplantation and artificial heart
  • Obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy surgery


2010 - present

Cardiac surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University Hospital by agreement with San Camillo Hospital, Rome

2008 - present

Professor, School of Specialisation in Cardiosurgery, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, La Sapienza University, Rome

Member, Lazio Scientific Health Committee – Public Health Agency

2008 - 2009

Member, Ministry of Health Commission on Criteria of clinical, technological and structural appropriateness in healthcare for diseases of the cardiovascular system

2004 - present

Member, Lazio Regional Agency Scientific Committee for Transplants and Related Pathologies

2001 - present
Chief, Department of Cardiosciences, San Camillo Hospital, Rome
1998 - present

Head, Cardiosurgery Department, Heart Transplant Centre, San Camillo Hospital, Rome

1995 - 1996
Professor, School of Specialisation in Cardiology, University of Palermo
1991 - 1998

Head Cardiosurgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff (GB)

1987 Specialisation Diploma in Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Catania
1982 Specialisation Diploma in General Surgery, University of Catania

Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Palermo