Dr. Fabrice Wautot

Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon
Registered as a member of the Order of Doctors of the Principality of Monaco.


1994-2001 : Medical studies at the Faculty of Medicine Lyon Grange Blanche

2004 : Master in Biological and Medical Sciences Paris XI

2005 : Degree of Advanced Studies in Surgical Sciences Paris XI

2007 : Doctor of Medecine, Faculty of Medicine of Lille

2007 : Degree of Specialised Studies in General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of Lille

2008 : Degree of Further Specialised Studies in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

2010 : University Degree, Endovascular Treatment of Valvulopathies, René Descartes University, Paris

Career path

Hospital qualifications
1994-2001 : Non-resident medical student – Hôpitaux de Lyon Grange Blanche

2001-2007 : Junior Doctor – Hôpitaux de Lille
2007-2010 : Hôpitaux de Lyon Assistant, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Professors Ninet / Obadia
2010-2011 : Hospital Practitioner – Hôpitaux de Lyon, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Professor Jegaden

University Degrees :
2007-2010 : Chief Physician of the Universités de Lyon, Faculty of Lyon Est, Claude Bernard University

2011-2018 : Self-employed – Tonkin Clinic, Villeurbanne

Academic Societies :
2010 : Member of the French Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

2010 : Member of the French College of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery


Rapid pacing using the left ventricular guidewire: Reviving an old technique to simplify BAV and TAVI procedures.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Nov 15;88(6):988-993

Echocardiographic, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, surgical and pathological findings of an unusual right atrial tumor: a giant papillary fibroelastoma.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 May;93(5):e133

Is there an optimal minimally invasive technique for left anterior descending coronary artery bypass?
J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Mar 25;6:37

Mitral valve surgery in octogenarians: should we fight for repair? A survival and quality-of-life assessment.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Jun;39(6):875-80

Long-term outcome after annular mechanical mitral valve replacement in children aged less than five years.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Nov;90(5):1570-6

Resection of secreting cardiac pheochromocytoma with and without cardiopulmonary bypass.
Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Jul;90(1):e1-3

Congenital native interruption of aortic arch in an adult: extra-anatomic approach by right-side thoracotomy.
J Vasc Surg. 2010 Jun;51(6):1525-7

Experimental off-pump transventricular pulmonary valve replacement using a self-expandable valved stent: A new approach for pulmonary incompetence after repaired tetralogy of Fallot?
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 May;137(5):1141-5

 In vivo autologous recellularization of a tissue-engineered heart valve: are bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells the best candidates ?
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Aug;134(2):424-32

An experimental model of pulmonary valve implantation: a percutaneous and transventricular approach without cardiopulmonary bypass.
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss. 2007 May;100(5):394-7

Congresses and colloquia

In vivo Autologus Recellularization of a Tissue engineered Heart Valve, Are Borne Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells the best candidate?
American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS Philadelphia) Mai 2006

Interest of Mesenchymal Stem Cells for the Realization of a Tissue Engineered Pulmonary Valve
French Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery: Oral Communication, General Health Prize for the best presentation June 2006

Anomaly of birth and/or of the coronary arteries path from the aorta.
French Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery June 2009

Study Project on Anticoagulation after Aortic valve Replacement by Bioprosthesis
Autumn Days of the SFCTCV December 2010

Theses and monographs

Medical Thesis: Interest of the Gelweave Valsalva Prosthesis in Tirone David’s procedure

DESC (Diploma of Complementary Specialised Studies) dissertation : Birth and/or course anomalies of the coronary arteries

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