Dr. Rimantas Karalius

Dr. Rimantas Karalius

Heart Specialist - Cardiac Surgeon

   Vilnius, Lithuania

  48 of experience

   140 USD for Video Consultation

BIOGRAPHY

Qualification and Experience

Dr. Rimantas Karalius is a highly experienced and reputed cardiac surgeon in Lithuania. He has over 45 years of experience. His areas of expertise include cardiac and major vascular surgeries, including heart transplantation, complex left ventricle shape, and geometry restoration surgeries, aortic coronary bypass. He has finished his internships in many European and US centers like Moscow, Munich, Frankfurt, London, Brussels, Madison, Washington, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, etc. Currently, He is the Chief cardio surgeon at Kardiolita Hospital, Lithuania.

Contribution to Medical Science

Dr. Rimantas Karalius is a pioneer in the field of cardiac surgery. He was the first person in Lithuania to perform aortic coronary bypass surgeries, including bypass grafting without artificial blood circulation. He also established the Coronary Surgery Department at VUH Santarišk?s Clinics. He has over 326 publications to his credit. Dr. Rimantas Karalius is a member of The International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, European Society of Cardiovascular and Endovascular Surgery, World Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons.

Past Experience

  • Cardiac surgeon in Cardiac Surgery Clinic at SantariÅ¡kės Clinics of Vilnius University Hospital (1972 - 1990)
  • Head of Congenital Heart Defects Surgery Department in Cardiac Surgery Center at SantariÅ¡kės Clinics of Vilnius University Hospital (1990)
  • Associate professor of Cardiac and Vascular Diseases Clinic at Vilnius University (1997)
  • Doctor cardiac surgeon at Vilnius, Kardiolita Clinics (2003)

Qualifications

  • 1966 - 1972: Vilnius University, Faculty of Medicine, Doctor
CERTIFICATIONS (2)
  • In 1988, Vilnius University has defended the dissertation of medical sciences' doctor: “Influence of pulmonary artery residual stenosis or leakage on hemodynamics during radical tetrada Fallot surgeries“ (experimental hemodynamics studies)
  • In 2007, awarded the Title of Associate Professor of Vilnius University
MEMBERSHIPS (5)
  • Lithuanian Society of Surgeons
  • The International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Lithuanian Society of Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeons
  • Lithuanian Society of Cardiology
  • European Society of Cardiology
RESEARCH PAPERS AND PUBLICATIONS (3)
  • 1979, 1984: Training courses at Bakulev's Scientific Center of Cardiovascular Surgery in Moscow, Russia
  • 1992: Training courses at Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Browns Mills, USA
  • 2001: Training courses at the German Heart Centre Munich, Germany
Procedures
Frequently Asked Questions
How many years of experience does MD Rimantas Karalius have being a cardiac surgeon in Lithuania?

Dr. Rimantas Karalius has over 45 years of experience as a cardiac surgeon.

What are the primary treatments and surgeries does MD Rimantas Karalius as a cardiac surgeon?

Dr. Rimantas Karalius’s primary treatment procedures include cardiac and major vascular surgeries, including heart transplantation, complex left ventricle shape, and geometry restoration surgeries, aortic coronary bypass.

Does MD Rimantas Karalius provide Online Consultation?

Yes, Dr. Karalius provides online consultation through MediGence.

How much does it cost to consult online with MD Rimantas Karalius?

It costs 140USD for online consultation with the expert.

What associations is MD Rimantas Karalius part of?

Dr. Rimantas Karalius is a member of The International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, European Society of Cardiovascular and Endovascular Surgery, World Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons.

When do you need to see a cardiac surgeon such as MD Rimantas Karalius?

We need to consult a cardiac surgeon such as Dr. Karalius for queries regarding cardiac and vascular surgeries, atherosclerosis, valve replacement surgeries, etc.

How to connect with MD Rimantas Karalius for Online Consultation through MediGence?

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What area of specialization does Dr. Rimantas Karalius have?
Dr. Rimantas Karalius is specialized in Lithuania and of the most sought after doctors in Heart Specialist.
Does Dr. Rimantas Karalius offer Telemedicine Consultation through Medigence?
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How many years of experience does Dr. Rimantas Karalius have?
Dr. Rimantas Karalius is one of the most sought after specialists in Lithuania and has over 48 years of experience.
What is the consulting fee of Dr. Rimantas Karalius?
The consultation fees of Heart Specialist in Lithuania like Dr. Rimantas Karalius starts from USD 140.
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