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 Michael A Borger
Speaker
Michael A Borger
Michael A Borger Michael A Borger

Heart Center of Leipzig, Leipzig (Germany)

Specialities : Cardiovascular Surgery , Diseases of the aorta, Valvular Heart Disease

Dr. Michael Borger completed his cardiac surgery training and a PhD in Clinical Cardiovascular Sciences at the University of Toronto in 2001. Following a one-year Fellowship at the Leipzig Heart Center in 2002, he took a position as Staff Cardiac Surgeon at the Toronto General Hospital and Assistant / Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto from 2002-2006. After his return to Leipzig in 2006 as a Staff Surgeon, he became Adjunct Professor of Surgery at the University of Leipzig in 2008 and was appointed as Assistant Director of the Leipzig Heart Center in 2009. In 2014, Dr. Borger became the Director of Aortic Surgery and the Director of the Cardiovascular Institute at Columbia University Medical Center in New York. In June, 2017 Dr. Borger returned to the Leipzig as the Director of the University Clinic of Cardiac Surgery at the Leipzig Heart Center. His research and clinical interests include surgical management of valvular heart and aortic disease.

14 presentations from this speaker

How should Heart Failure patients with clinically significant Mitral Regurgitation be managed.

Event : HFA Discoveries 2020

  • Session : Treating Secondary Mitral Regurgitation: Changing the Course of Heart Failure
  • Speaker : J Bax (Leiden,NL), F Gustafsson (Copenhagen,DK), J Lindenfeld (Nashville,US), JN Trochu (Nantes,FR), R Von Bardeleben (Mainz,DE), M Borger (Leipzig,DE)
  • Sponsored by Abbott

Surgical bioprostheses: durability data and strategies for patient selection.

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : Planning Aortic Stenosis Treatment for Life: Implications of Valve Durability
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

30 years of surgical treatment of secondary mitral regurgitation - What have we learned?

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Expert Advice - Evolving evidence in the treatment of secondary mitral regurgitation
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

State of the Art - Ten years after syntax: a surgeon's perspective

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Advances in revascularisation strategies in patients with multivessel disease
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

In which patients does surgical aortic valve replacement remain the standard?

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : The moving target of strategy selection in severe aortic stenosis
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

Severe aortic stenosis treatment - Surgery remains the default therapy for aortic stenosis - Rebuttal.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Symptomatic severe aortic stenosis - A transcatheter approach for all?
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)
  • Great Debate

Severe aortic stenosis treatment - Surgery remains the default therapy for aortic stenosis.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Symptomatic severe aortic stenosis - A transcatheter approach for all?
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)
  • Great Debate

Left main is no longer a surgical domain - CON.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Left main is now a domain of interventional cardiology
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

Left main is no longer a surgical domain - Rebuttal CON.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Left main is now a domain of interventional cardiology
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

Timing and management of antithrombotics in patients with acute coronary syndrome

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Optimising outcomes of coronary surgery, what the cardiologist should know
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)
  • ESC and the American Heart Association

Annuloplasty: when does it work?

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The evolving role of surgical and percutaneous mitral annuloplasty
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

Transapical: still useful.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Access for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

Panel.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Challenging clinical scenarios in aortic stenosis
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE), E Brochet (Paris,FR), L Pierard (Liege,BE), BD Prendergast (London,GB)

The challenge of bicuspid aortic valves.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Catheter based valve implantation for non-classical indications?
  • Speaker : M Borger (Leipzig,DE)

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