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Mr Franco Ciulli


Mr Franco Ciulli

Franco Ciulli
Current Post:   Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Specialties:   Adult Cardiac Surgery
Medical qualifications:  

MD University of Verona Italy 1986
Specialist Cardiovascular Surgery University of Verona 1991


Date of registration:   MD March 1990
Specialist Register GMC June 1996
Membership of professional bodies:  

Society Cardiothoracic Surgeons GB and Ireland
European Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery






Special clinical interests:  

Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery
Mitral Valve Repair
Beating Heart Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery


Professional profile/background:  

1990-1991 Cardiothoracic Registrar Rotation Glasgow
1991-1993 Heart and Lung Transplant Registrar Papworth Hospital
1994-1995 Senior Transplant Fellow St. Vincent's Hospital Sydney
1995-1996 Senior Reg. Glasgow Rotation
1996-1999 Consultant Cardiothoracic and Transplant Surgeon Northern General Hospital Sheffield
2000-2005 Clinical Director Bristol Heart Institute
2005-2009 Clinical Lead New BHI development
2010-present Clinical Governance Lead BHI
1999-present Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Bristol Heart Institute