Helmut Schülen
Cardiology and Diabetology
Director, Department of Medicine – Cardiology, Diabetology and Intensive Care Medicine

Prof. Dr. med. Helmut Schülen

Specialization
  • Internationally renowned expert in interventional cardiology with particular expertise in Complex coronary interventions
  • Treatment strategies in multi-vessel disease
  • Treatment of acute coronary syndromes and myocardial infarction
  • Certified center for diagnosis and treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes (DDG)

Full Spectrum

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Non-Invasive Cardiac-Pulmonary
  • Cardiovascular and pulmonary evaluation and check-up
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic evaluation of diabetes mellitus
  • Intensive Care Medicine

Diagnostics

  • Intensive care medicine with all diagnostic and therapeutic ICU procedures for all critical medical or neurological disorders
  • Advanced cardiac support
  • Invasive or non-invasive ventilation
  • Endoscopic procedures
  • Hemodialysis/filtration

Therapy

  • Transarterial valve replacement for aortic stenosis
  • Implantation of occluders of the left atrial appendage
  • Therapy of severe arterial hypertension Implantation of single- and dual-chamber pacemakers/defibrillator
  • Implantation of triple-chamber systems (pacemaker or ICDsystems for resynchronization therapy)
  • Implantation of loop recorders check-up of all pacemaker systems
  • Therapeutic ICU procedures for all life-threatening medical or neurological disorders

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2006
Director of the Dept. of Medicine – Cardiology, Diabetology and Intensive Care Medicine at Vivantes Auguste Viktoria Hospital, Berlin, Germany

Fellow of European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Cardiology (FESC and FACC)

1999 - 2006
Associate director at the German Heart Center Munich, Germany

1986 - 1999
Training and fellowship at University Medical Centers, Munich, Freiburg, Germany and at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA

1980 - 1986
Medical studies at the Universities of Berlin, then Munich, Germany

Memberships

  • Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Cardiology (FESC and FACC)
  • German Cardiac Society