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Tatu Juvonen

Head Physician, Professor of Surgery

Head of Division

Heart and Lung Center, Cardiac Surgery


Licentiate of Medicine 1984, Specialist in Surgery 1990, Specialist in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery 1992, Doctor of Medicine 1993, Professor of Surgery (ordinarius) 2000, eMBA 2009, University of Oulu.

Research: Assistant Research Professor, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., USA 1995-1997, 278 original articles cited 7,931 times, h-index 48 (Scopus).


Central nervous system protection in cardiac and aortic surgery

Finnish, Swedish, English
Positions of responsibility

Permanent expert in cardiac surgery at the Patient Injury Board and Valvira