Heart ailments are more common worldwide than one believes. According to WHO around 17.7 million people succumb to cardiovascular diseases, which is 31% of all the deaths worldwide. The reason may include ignoring warning signs, no regular medical check-ups and lack of on-time medical assistance.
It is very important for a person to keep a check on his/her lifestyle and identify possible symptoms of deteriorating heart condition. Generally, high blood-pressure, fluctuating glucose and lipid levels are considered a sign of an ailing heart. Obesity too, is a major factor in putting stress on heart and leading to various heart issues. A healthy change in lifestyle and tracking your health will make a big difference in averting the worst.
Any anomaly or illness of heart may be life-threatening and needs proper attention. At Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital , we not only have a core team of highly experienced and competent heart specialists but also have all the latest technology & equipment to offer you the right diagnosis and treatment.
At the Cardiology department of Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital Hospital, you will be assisted and counselled all along your ailment and even after that. We not only believe in keeping a heart beating but also give the right pulse to our patients. Our cardiologists deal with disorders of heart related to circulatory system. Heart related diseases not always affect the heart directly. Diseases related to Blood vessels connecting to heart also comes under Cardiology. The different diseases of blood vessels which are treated at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital Hospitalare:
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Peripheral Arterial Disease
- Cerebrovascular Disease
- Renal Artery Stenosis
- Aortic Aneurysm
The Cardiovascular diseases of heart which are treated at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital Hospital are:
- Rheumatic Heart Disease
- Valvular Heart Disease
- Heart failure
- Pulmonary Heart Disease
- Inflammatory Heart Disease
- Congenital Heart Disease
- Cardiac Dysrhythmias
Along with the diagnosis and treatment of heart diseases, we also have eminent cardiac surgeons who specialize in surgeries for heart like:
- Valve Replacement
- Cardiopulmonary Bypass
- Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)
- Interventional Cardiology treatments
Our cardiology department is well-equipped with latest equipment and machines to conduct following procedures for heart ailments:
- Ultrasound scans of heart
- Electrocardiogram (ECG)
- Advanced Imaging-CT/MRI
- Chest x-ray
- Exercise testing
- Cardiac event recording
- Diagnostic & therapeutic catheterisation
- Transposition of great arteries
- Balloon ArtrialSeptostomy
Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital Hospital excels in offering following sub-specialities under the Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery Department:
Interventional Cardiology is an advanced sub-speciality of Cardiology. It is a surgical procedure where a cardiac surgeon accesses a patient’s heart through an artery or vein through a tiny surgical instrument called Catheter. The catheter is administered to remove any blockages in the arteries or to repair Heart Valve or Heart defects.
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Cardiothoracic surgery deals with ailments of chest. A cardiothoracic surgeon will perform surgery to treat disorders related to lungs, esophagus, thymus and other parts of the chest. It is a related sub-speciality of heart surgery where a surgeon deals with the treatment for heart and blood vessels connected to heart.
A Vascular surgeon, however, caters to anomalies related to arteries, veins and lymphatic circulation in connection with heart.
Paediatric Cardiology is a sensitive area and needs highly-skilled experts to deal with heart conditions in children, sometimes even before their birth. A paediatric cardiologist tracks a child growth if any anomaly is discovered while a child is still in the womb.
A paediatric cardiologist also takes care of various heart conditions in children upto the age of 16 years. Our cardiologists make sure that every child gets proper attention and every parent gets all the answers to their child’s woes.
At Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital , we have all the latest technology and state-of-the-art equipment to offer world class diagnosis and treatment for different anomalies in young children.
Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
No one wants to see their child suffer and we, at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital also believes in seeing off a child and parents with a big smile. Any kind of surgery is worrisome for everyone and when it is related to heart it is all the more serious. But, not at Aakash Healthcare Super Speciality Hospital Hospital, where we have skilled, experienced and a dedicated team of surgeons assisted by well-trained staff.
Also, we believe in offering the best and with minimal invasive treatment, surgical procedures have become safer and faster. There have been cases where a surgeon has successfully conducted a heart surgery of a fetus as well and the result was a healthy child and a content mother.