Clínic Thorax Institute (ICT)

The Clínic Thorax Institute (ICT) was created in order to establish a leading centre of advanced technology dedicated to cardiovascular problems, respiratory medicine and thoracic surgery within the Hospital Clínic and the Group Clínic.

ICT is a patient-centred institute, based on comprehensive and integrated care, teaching, and research, making it competitive at the highest level.


  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory Medicine

Lines of activity

  • Asthma and Allergies
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Heart Failure and Heart Transplant
  • Aortic Disease
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Heartbeat Disorders
  • Coronary and valvular surgery
  • Valvular repair complex
  • Minimally invasive surgery