Dr Sirje Kõvask

Dr Sirje Kõvask


Dr Sirje Kõvask graduated from the Department of Care of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tartu in 1976. She became a cardiologist in 1983. In her daily inpatient and outpatient work as a teaching physician at Tartu University Hospital Department of Cardiac Surgery, she deals with the entire spectrum of heart diseases, prevention of heart diseases and congenital heart disease in adulthood. A teaching physician also instructs and gives lectures to residents. Dr Sirje Kõvask is a member of the Estonian Society of Hypertension and the Estonian Society of Cardiology, taking part in the working group on echocardiography and congenital heart disease.

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There is always something new in cardiology. A trusting relationship between the patient and their physician and the addition of new treatments allows us to better treat our patients and improve their quality of life.

Working languages

  • Estonian
  • English
  • Russian


Bakulev Scientific Centre of Cardiovascular Surgery (Moscow), further training – qualification as a cardiologist
Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tartu, speciality of medical treatment
Tartu 5th Secondary School

Work experience

Confido Medical Centre, cardiologist
Tartu University Hospital, department of cardiac surgery, senior teaching physician on cardiology
Tallinn Tõnismäe Hospital, internist

Noteworthy professional further training

  • Participating in the annual congresses and training events of the European Society of Cardiology in various areas of cardiology
  • Participating in the working group meetings and other further training events of the Estonian Society of Cardiology

Membership in professional organisations

  • European Society of Cardiology (ESC), member of the working group on adult congenital heart disease (ACHD)
  • European Society of Hypertension
  • Estonian Society of Cardiology, working group on echocardiography and congenital heart disease
  • Estonian Society of Hypertension