About the Department of Cardiology

​​The department provides patients with expert medical management and a full range of therapies within cardiology.


​Our areas of expertise make the department a national cardiac referral centre for other hospitals in the eastern part of Denmark on a 24/7 basis. 

We have a dedicated area for echocardiographic examinations, 8 catheterization suites, scanners for CT and MR investigations, 100 patient beds and large out-patient and research facilities. 75 medical doctors, 280 nurses and 50 other staff members are employed. Our patients come from all parts of Denmark, the Faroe Islands and Greenland.​

​The department consists of

  • Division of Ischemic heart disease. Acute and chronic ischemic heart disease (coronary artery disease). Section 2144 (acute cardiac care unit), section 3141/3142 (acute and chronic ischemic heart disease).
  • Division of Heart Failure, Pulmonary Hypertension and Heart Transplantation.
    Section 2153
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
    Section 2143
  • Division of Electrophysiology (abnormal heart rhythm).
    Section 3143, section 2011 (pacemaker/ICD out-patient clinic)
  • Division of Structural Heart Disease (heart valve problems, endocarditis)
    Section 3153
  • Division for Congenital Heart Disease
    Section 3153, out-patient clinic section 8523
  • Division of Respiratory Medicine.
    Section 2154
  • Center of Inherited Cardiovascular Disease
    Section 8523
  • Out-Patient Clinic
    Section 8523
  • Imaging (echo, CT, MR).
    Section 2141
  • Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory.
    Section 2011 and 2012
  • Clinical Research Unit
    Section 2014 and 3112
  • Laboratory of Molecular Cardiology
    Section 9302​


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