Heart transplant in Turkey price & reviews

Heart transplant: information about this surgery

The heart is a very important and essential organ in the human body, its main role is to ensure the circulation of blood throughout the body. Several diseases can be the cause of the disruption or the stop of the operation of the heart, which forces the infected person to change the latter by a healthy heart, it is called "the transplant of the heart".

How it works ?

Heart transplant: what is it?

Heart transplant, also known as heart transplantation, is a surgical procedure that involves replacing a sick native heart with a healthy one (taken from a donor). The first operation was carried out in South Africa in 1967 (the patient survived 18 days after the operation because of rejection of the graft by the immune system). Starting in the 1980s, researchers discovered the graft antirejection that increased the success rate of heart transplants.

The heart transplant operation in Turkey is carried out for both adults and children and its main objective is to improve the quality of life of the person suffering from severe heart failure.


Cardiac transplantation in Turkey: progress of the operation

Before the operation

This operation is carried out always in emergency, in the few hours (generally 4 hours) which follow the obtaining of the heart of donor. The procedure is performed under general anesthesia and lasts between 4 and 10 hours.

The recipient receives preoperative assessment and blood work to assess all vital functions.


During the intervention

The operation begins with the removal of almost all the diseased heart (except the roof of the left atrium with its 4 pulmonary veins) after the placement of the patient under an extracorporeal circulation which temporarily replaces the circulatory function of the heart. Then, the already prepared graft will be connected on the atrium of the old heart to begin the beat and the circulation of the blood in a normal way. Sometimes the new heart needs medicine to help pump blood to all the organs in the body.


Following the operation

After the operation, close supervision for a few days is mandatory, then in the cardiac surgery department 2 to 3 weeks before going to a cardiovascular rehabilitation home for a few weeks as well.


Graft price in Turkey and Istanbul

Turquie Santé offers you the best care in Turkey, and offers you a selection of the most recognized and recommended hospitals. We put you in direct contact with the hospitals, which allows you to compare the offers and select the heart transplant price offer that suits you.

  • United Kingdom € 500,000
  • Spain 270,000 €
  • France 380,000 €
  • Turkey (Turquie santé) From 165,000 €
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Please find below the different prices associated with your request for : Heart transplant in Turkey

The cost of treatment depends on a variety of factors that vary from hospital to hospital. The type of surgery you are going to have and the experience of your surgeon should be taken into consideration.

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Ankara, Turkey

  • Member of the American Hospital Association (AHA)
  • Capacity of 230 beds
  • The best hospital in Ankara
Joint Commission International
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO 9001:2008

Consultation at 100€
MEMORIAL Ataşehir  0


Istanbul, Turkey

  •  Multi-specialty hospital with 143 beds
  •  Appreciated and recognized medical personnel
  •  Founded in 2008
Joint Commission International
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
ISO 9001:2008

Consultation at 100€
HIZMET By Memorial  0

HIZMET By Memorial

Istanbul, Turkey

  • Multi-specialty hospital of good reputation
  • 7 operating rooms
  • Capacity of 77 beds
Joint Commission International
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO 9001:2008

Consultation at 100€
EKOL HOSPITAL cheap price Heart transplant 0


Izmir, Turkey

  • Multispecialized hospital
  • Hospital founded in 2007
  • Very good reputation in ENT department
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO 9001:2008

Consultation at 100€