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 Francesco Maisano
Speaker
Francesco Maisano
Francesco Maisano Francesco Maisano

University Hospital Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland)

Specialities : Valvular Heart Disease , Cardiovascular Surgery, Interventional Cardiology

Francesco Maisano is the head of the Heart Center and Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery at University Hospital of Zurich. He is a cardiac surgeon with large experience in standard cardiovascular treatments and innovative technologies, as well as cross-trained in interventional cardiology, with specific focus on structural interventions. He covers different international academic and scientific advisory roles, membership in professional associations, review and editorial boards activities. His main area of interest is structural heart disease, ranging from surgical to catheter-based therapies, with experience in the implementation of innovative therapies in clinical practice, focusing on training and education. As inventor and innovator, he has filed more than 20 patents, and founded multiple start-up companies in the field of cardiovascular medicine. and collaborated with multiple partners developing several surgical and interventional devices currently available for clinical use.

50 presentations from this speaker

Can anatomy and physiology help us determine best treatment for TR?

Event : EuroEcho 2019

  • Session : The tricuspid valve: the forgotten or troublesome valve?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Conclusion and key learnings

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Aortic stenosis treatment evolution – Which therapy for which patient?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by Medtronic

Managing tricuspid valve disease: an innovative therapeutic option.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Current challenges and innovations in the treatment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Organised by Charité Berlin, supported with an educational grant from Edwards

Panel discussion and conclusion - Current challenges and innovations in the treatment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Current challenges and innovations in the treatment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
  • Speaker : S Anker (Berlin,DE), M Chrissoheris (Athens,GR), K Spargias (Athens,GR), G Hasenfuss (Goettingen,DE), F Maisano (Zurich,CH), R Von Bardeleben (Mainz,DE)
  • Organised by Charité Berlin, supported with an educational grant from Edwards

Rebuttal – PRO surgery.

Event : EuroEcho 2019

  • Session : Cardiac imaging for TAVI and MitraClip procedures
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgery for tricuspid regurgitation - Repair, replace or refrain from it?

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : New hopes for patients with tricuspid regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgical vs. catheter-based treatment of mitral regurgitation in 2030

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : From trials to clinical use: transcatheter interventions in secondary mitral regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

TAVI should be used in low risk patients with symptomatic severe aortic stenosis - Con.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : The Grand Debate 1: Advances in medical and interventional treatment of heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

TAVI vs. surgery in intermediate and low risk patients with AS: the imaging perspective – PRO surgery.

Event : EuroEcho 2019

  • Session : Cardiac imaging for TAVI and MitraClip procedures
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

The hurdlers and perspectives of heart transplantation.

Event : Heart Failure 2019

  • Session : Advanced heart failure: Update 2019
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Changing paradigm in Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) management.

Event : EHRA 2018

  • Session : Treating mitral regurgitation in heart failure: what is new for the electrophysiologist?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH), C Butter (Bernau/Berlin,DE)
  • Sponsored by ABBOTT STRUCTURAL HEART

Innovation in CV Medicine: Together we win

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : ESC Paul Hugenholtz lecture for Innovation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Is it time for a paradigm change?

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Functional mitral and tricuspid regurgitation: will novel transcatheter options redefine the landscape?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Organised by Charité Berlin, supported with an educational grant by Edwards Lifesciences

Panel discussion.

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Functional mitral and tricuspid regurgitation: will novel transcatheter options redefine the landscape?
  • Speaker : W Abraham (Columbus,US), S Anker (Berlin,DE), F Maisano (Zurich,CH), U Schaefer (,DE), ML Enriquez-Sarano (Rochester,US), P Seferovic (Belgrade,RS)
  • Organised by Charité Berlin, supported with an educational grant by Edwards Lifesciences

Six-month outcomes from the transcatheter tricuspid valve repair multicentre TRI-REPAIR trial

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Heart failure prognosis and the options to improve
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

State of the Art - Structural interventions in heart failure

Event : Heart Failure 2018

  • Session : Structural interventions in heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgical vs. transcatheter valve repair.

Event : EuroEcho 2018

  • Session : Challenges in the diagnosis and management of tricuspid regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

The array of devices for percutaneous mitral valve repair - And when to consider which one.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Live in the Box: Percutaneous mitral valve repair
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Treat the muscle, not the valve - CON

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Treatment options in secondary mitral regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Great Debate

Treat the muscle, not the valve - Rebuttal CON.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Treatment options in secondary mitral regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Great Debate

From prototyping innovative devices into clinical studies

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Understanding the complexity of the innovation process
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

How do we treat Functional Mitral Regurgitation with TMVRepair today? When to treat?

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Treating Functional Mitral Regurgitation (FMR) in heart failure with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR): rendez-vous with the future now!
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by ABBOTT STRUCTURAL HEART

Mitral valve repair - Live in the box

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Mitral valve repair
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Old and new mitral & tricuspid valves and devices.

Event : EuroEcho 2017

  • Session : Advances in the cath lab II
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome - PRO

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome - Rebuttal PRO

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Secondary mitral regurgitation requires invasive therapy to improve outcome
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgery and hybrid procedures.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Valvular disease is myocardial disease
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgical options.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Acute right heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgical solution to TR.

Event : EuroEcho 2017

  • Session : Tricuspid valve in 2017: no longer forgotten
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Surgical solutions.

Event : Heart Failure 2017

  • Session : Valvular disease in heart failure: vicious twins
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Valtech: portfolio of mitral solutions.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Start-up case studies - Successes and failures
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Case based heart-team for TR with preserved RV function (echo+procedure video)

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Heart-team based management of tricuspid regurgitation: when the cardiologists meet the surgeons
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Future direction for research in percutaneous treatment of tricuspid regurgitation.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Atrio-ventricular valve intervention
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Glimps into the future - Transcatheter mitral valve repair and replacement techniques

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Expanding the role of mitral intervention in clinical practice
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Patient management after Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016
  • Speaker : AP Kappetein (Rotterdam,NL), B Pieske (Berlin,DE), A Vahanian (Vincennes,FR), F Maisano (Zurich,CH), MJ Swaans (Hedel,NL)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Surgery and hybrid procedures.

Event : Heart Failure 2016

  • Session : Mitral and Tricuspid valvular interventions in heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair: all you need to know.

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Living vs Surviving: treating mitral regurgitation with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair in 2016
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Future direction for research in catheter intervention for mitral regurgitation .

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Catheter intervention for mitral regurgitation - From innovation to evidence
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Mitral tricuspid regurgitation: from catheter based clipping to valve replacement.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : The European Heart Journal's year in cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Mitral valve repair.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : The conundrum of mitral regurgitation in heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Novel valvular interventions.

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : Novel devices in heart failure
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Percutaneous intervention in mitral regurgitation.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Update in mitral regurgitation
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

WHEN should you refer your patient for intervention?

Event : Heart Failure 2015

  • Session : Treating mitral regurgitation in heart failure patients: why Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR) and multidisciplinary care are key
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Intervention of tricuspid mitral valve on the horizon.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The European Heart Journal’s Year in Cardiology: heart failure and valvular heart disease
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Percutaneous direct annuloplasty: the new frontier.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The evolving role of surgical and percutaneous mitral annuloplasty
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Percutaneous triscuspid valve repair.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Tricuspid valve intervention: why bother?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

When should you refer your patient to percutaneous mitral valve repair?

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Treating mitral regurgitation with percutaneous mitral valve repair: when the multidisciplinary team is key
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

Current devices and their application.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Update on percutaneous mitral valve options
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)

Refer your patient to a PMVR center: how does it work?

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Severe mitral regurgitation: can early treatment save lives?
  • Speaker : F Maisano (Zurich,CH)
  • Sponsored by Abbott Vascular

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