The Cardiovascular Centre Lausanne (CVCL) offers comprehensive and integrated management of heart and vessel diseases, from diagnosis to intervention. As a team, we provide care within 48 hours for outpatient consultations, or the same day in the case of emergencies.


General Cardiology Consultations

  • Ergometry (treadmill test and cycle ergometer)
  • Echocardiography (2D, 3D, advanced technology)
  • Holter, R-Test
  • Remler (MAPA)
  • Control of pacemakers, defibrillators and resynchronisation systems


  • A standard check-up includes a consultation followed by a stress test and a basic echocardiogram.
  • Depending on the results, additional advanced imaging tests (MRI, CT, and scintigraphy) may be proposed, for example in case of suspicion of coronary heart disease.
  • Duration: about 2 hours.

Specialised Consultations

  • Chest pain and dyspnea
  • Cardiac Valvulopathy
  • Rhythmology
  • Implantation of under the skin recorders and cardiac pacing systems
  • Heart failure
  • Interventional Cardiology (coronary and structural)
  • Cardiological follow-up in the case of oncology problems
  • Claudication (arteriopathy)
  • Venous insufficiency

Latest Generation
Cardiac and Vascular

  • Cardiac and Vascular MRI
  • Latest generation of Cardiac and Vascular CT
  • Latest generation open myocardial scintigraphy (D-SPECT)
  • Echocardiography