Theodoros Kofidis

Kofidis Theodoros

  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Senior Consultant, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Adult Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, National University Health System
  • Chairman, Initiative for Research and Innovation of Surgery, University Surgical Cluster, National University Health System
Academic Qualifications
  • MD, Ludwig Maximians University of Munich, Germany
  • FAHA, American Heart Association, USA
  • FAMS, Academy of Medicine, Singapore
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Research Interest(s)
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Methodology
  • Minimally Invasive Innovation and Tools
  • Myocardial Restoration
  • Cardiovascular
Recent Publications
  • 1. Cong Liu, Lujie Chen, Xiaoyuan He, Vu Duc Thang, Theodoros Kofidis. 2014 Dec. Coaxial projection profilometry based on speckle and fringe projection. Optics Communications. 341 (2015) 228–236.
  • 2. Mithiran H, Sule J, Sazzad F, Ong Y, Kah Ti L, Kofidis T. 2016 May. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery atrial clipping for atrial fibrillation. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 24(4):372-4. doi: 10.1177/0218492314563086. 25504982.
  • 3. Lee ES, Narasimhan U, Kofidis T, Ti LK. 2015 Aug. Difficulties With the Use of Thromboelastometry in a Patient With Antiphospholipid Syndrome Undergoing Cardiac Surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 29(4):1016-20. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2014.02.006. 25217399.
  • 4. Kofidis T, Duc Vu T, Pal SN, Vaibavi SR, Chang G, Chua YC, Ti LK, Lee CN. 2015 Apr. Feasibility of transapical cardioscopic surgery in a pig model. J Card Surg. 30(4):355-9. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12419. 25099949.
  • 5. Vu TD, Zaw MH, Chang G, Hu SL, Tay CW, Ng CW, Chia DK, Lee CN, Kofidis T. 2014 Oct. Is continuation of antiplatelets until coronary artery bypass safe in Asians?. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 22(8):909-18. doi: 10.1177/0218492314521421. 24585288.