When and where was open heart surgery first performed?

About 1953 Phily. John gibbon and his team fixed an atrial septal, defect. Many closed operations lead up, to the development of the bubble oxygenator and subsequent pump systems.
Cleveland clinic. The first coronary artery bypass operations performed by rené favaloro at the cleveland clinic in 1967.The first valve surgery was performed at the peter bent brigham hospital in boston in 1923. By elliot cutler.

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Open heart surgery performed to remove a paraganglioma 3 months ago. Blood pressure has gone up again to high120's/90's w/hr 110's. Possible causes?

Unsure. Seek further evaluation by your primary care physician or cardiologist so things like arrythmia can be ruled out. Read more...
Paraganglioma. You may have a recurrence. You should return to the treating physician for further evaluation. Read more...