Michael Knaut

Professor for Cardiac Surgery, University of Dresden


Prof Dr Michael Knaut is a Professor for Cardiac Surgery at University of Dresden.

He attended medical school at Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg. 

Since 1996, Prof Dr Knaut has worked at the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Heart Centre, University of Dresden.

His scientific interests include rhythm surgery / surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, mitral valve reconstruction, laser lead extraction, S-ICD implantation and baroreceptor stimulation therapy.