Professor Aung Ye Oo

Professor Aung Ye Oo

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery

15 years of experience

Subspecialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7505181
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    Practices worked at

    St Bartholomew's Hospital

    West Smithfield, London, United Kingdom, EC1A 7BE
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    About

    Prof Aung Ye Oo is a Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery and Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon based in Liverpool and London, UK. He has over 30 years of clinical experience which helped him to build his reputation as a leading aortic surgeon in the UK.

    After completing his MBBS in 1988 at the Institute of Medicine 1, Myanmar, he practiced in a number of institutions in the UK, Australia and Myanmar. He was registered as a specialist in cardiothoracic surgery by the GMC in 2003.

    He specialises in aortic surgery and is currently the Clinical Lead for Aortovascular Surgery at the following institutions:

    • Queen Mary University of London
    • St Bartholomew's Hospital
    • William Harvey Research Institute
    • The Barts Heart Centre
    • Barts Health NHS Trust and NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Barts

    Prof Aung Oo is highly skilled in performing several cardiothoracic procedures, including: aortic and mitral valvular surgery, descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair, aortic root replacement and off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. He also has expertise in the surgical management of thoracoab-dominal aneurysms.

    He has specialist interests in organ protection in aortic surgery and the clinical outcomes of aortic and cardiac surgery.

    Prof Aung Oo is also a Visiting Cardiac Surgeon at Yankin Children's Hospital, Myanmar. For over 8 years, he has used his expertise to provide training for the cardiology team in a range of surgical procedures. Many of the junior doctors he trained have gone on to achieve MMedSc degrees in Cardiovascular Surgery.

    Procedures

    • Coronary Artery Surgery
    • Heart Bypass Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Aortic Aneurysms
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
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    Education

    MBBS - Institute of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar in 1988

    GMC Registered Specialist in Cardiology - UK in 2003

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