Cardiac Sciences in India
The heart has different anatomical and physiological features primarily responsible for systemic circulation or pumping of blood through the body. Cardiology is the branch of medicine that focuses on treatment and medical diagnosis of ailments such as heart failure, congenital heart defects, valvular heart disease, and coronary heart disease.
Hospitals in India are equipped with modern cardiac operation theaters, hybrid digital cath labs, and high-end technology with best practices in interventional, non-invasive surgical procedures. India also has some of the bet heart surgeons, cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons and trained nurses.
Why is Cardiac Surgery Preferred in India?
Heart surgery in India costs considerably less and hospitals have taken the initiative to reduce prices while maintaining the required standards. For instance, coronary bypass surgery in India is now half of what it cost 20 years ago. India is preferred for cardio surgery because you can gain access to:
- Well-equipped hospitals that have modern technology to treat complex heart-related conditions. Besides facilities for performing cardio surgery, hospitals also have critical care units for post-operative care.
- Highly skilled specialists, cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, trained staff and health educators.
- Hospitals are also equipped with comprehensive and reliable 24×7 emergency services with cardiac ambulances and life-saving devices.
|Cardiac Surgery||Days in Hospital|
|Angiography (Including Non-Ionic Contrast):||1|
|Angioplasty (Including Non-Ionic Contrast)||2|
|ASD Closure / Repair (Adult)||9|
|ASD Closure – (Device)||9|
|Closed Heart Surgery||7|
|ASD Heart Port Surgery||10|
|EPS & RFA – Simple||1|
|EPS & RFA – Simple||2|