Special Clinical Focus

  • Surgery for peripheral circulatory disorders (extremities)
  • Vascular accesses for hemodialysis
  • Surgery of the extracranial arteries supplying the brain
  • Surgery for gastrointestinal circulatory disorders
  • Open and endovascular treatment of abdominal and thoracic aneurysms
  • Varicosis surgery

About us

Dr Robert Seelos in Lucerne is the Senior Consultant in Vascular Surgery at the Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic. Here, the specialist vascular surgeon collaborates closely with the Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic team.

Together with surgery for peripheral circulatory disorders, the treatment emphases, which the specialist vascular surgeon, Dr Seelos in Lucerne, undertakes also include surgery on the extracranial arteries supplying the brain and for visceral circulatory disorders. As well, the specialist vascular surgeon also provides vascular access for dialysis. In addition, Dr Seelos in Lucerne treats abdominal aneurysms using open and endovascular treatments and also, for example, performs surgery on varicose veins.

As a specialist vascular surgeon, Dr Seelos in Lucerne treats all conditions and injuries of the entire arterial and venous vascular system. Here, of course, the treatment which he performs as a specialist vascular surgeon, primarily comprises surgical procedures.

Together with the surgical treatment of the blood vessels, the vascular surgery as such, in which Dr Seelos specialises, also includes conservative and endovascular treatment. Here, thanks to the qualifications he has gained, the specialist vascular surgeon is able to treat diseases and injuries of the arterial system and of the venous system. Among the surgical aids, which the specialist vascular surgeon, Dr Seelos in Lucerne uses, may include shunts, stents or the insertion of prostheses, for example.

At the Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic in Lucerne, the specialist vascular surgeon can draw on the entire surgical range which relates to the vascular system and the heart and is able to provide the patients with promising treatment of their condition or injury. Here, the comprehensive treatment of the complex spectrum of cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery and, in particular, vascular surgery play an important role for the specialist vascular surgeon and his specialist team, since, as a specialist vascular surgeon, Dr Seelos covers the blood vessels concerned in every procedure.

Above all, cardiac surgery, which affects the heart, the organ that delivers the blood, plays a large and important role at the Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic in Lucerne. For this reason, the so-called LUKS Cardiac Centre is also located here, where specialist cardiac surgeons collaborate closely with the specialist vascular surgeon in order to achieve the best possible result for the patient. At the same time, cardiac surgery in Lucerne covers both congenital and acquired cardiac defects. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery plays a particularly large role for the specialist team at LUKS in Lucerne with the specialist vascular surgeon. This gives the specialist team of surgeons a very good view of the surgical site and, in many cases, also enables minimally invasive procedures.

Minimally invasive procedures in vascular surgery are also a very important field for the specialist, Dr Seelos in Lucerne. Using minimally invasive procedures in vascular surgery, Dr Seelos in Lucerne can treat conditions of the vascular system optimally and with as few sequelae as possible for the patient concerned.

For example, Dr Seelos, the specialist vascular surgeon in Lucerne, performs endovascular treatment for abdominal and thoracic aneurysms using minimally invasive techniques. Consequently, using minimally invasive procedures, the specialist vascular surgeon needs a smaller surgical site. Thus, a shorter healing period becomes possible and the patient himself has fewer complications following a surgical procedure. The specialist, Dr Seelos in Lucerne, tries to perform all of his vascular surgical procedures as considerately as possible.

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Other services

  • Peripheral circulatory cisorders
  • Circulatory cisorders of the intestines
  • Aneurysm - abdominal
  • Aneurysm - thoracal
  • Varicoses
  • Carotid artery stenosis


Airports near

  • Zurich Airport66 km
  • Buochs Airport19 km