Cardiology & Cardiothoracic surgery
The department of cardiology and cardio vascular surgery provides comprehensive end-to-end cardiac care, comprising of interventional cardiology, non-interventional cardiology, intensive cardiac care unit and cardio vascular and thoracic surgery. The hospital is equipped with an ICCU, non-invasive cardiac lab, catheterization lab and cardiothoracic operation theater.
The department is supported by an International standard cardiothoracic post operative recovery unit and intensive care unit. The department of cardiothoracic surgery routinely performed CABGs, open heart surgery, valve replacement and repairs and minimally invasive cardiac surgery on a beating heart apart from regular procedures. The main highlights are:-
Non-Invasive Cardiac Laboratory
Color Doppler echocardiogram
Stress echocardiogram- dynamic/Dobutamine
Computerized Treadmill test (TMT)
Head-up tilt test
Interventional and Cardiothoracic surgery
Coronary angiography and cardiac catheterization.
Elective & emergency coronary angioplasty.
Renal and carotid angioplasty.
Pacemaker implantation including biventricular pacing, AICD.
ASD/ PDA Device Closure
PTMC ( Balloon Valvuloplasty)
Intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP)
Peripheral vascular surgery
Open heart surgeries
Valvular heart surgery
Corrective surgery for congenital heart disease
Many other cardiac and cardio vascular related procedures.
Intensive Cardiac Care Unit
Our intensive coronary care units (ICCUS) are managed and monitored round-the-clock by critical care specialists and intensivisits, supported by highly trained paramedical and nursing teams.
Our teams includes multi disciplinary professional like cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, critical care specialists and other super specialist from fields like gastroenterology, pulmonary medicine, psychiatry and more.
24 hours Emergency & Chest Pain UnitPulmonary and Critical Care Unit
At Metro Hospital and Heart Institute, the clinical services of the division include busy out-patient clinic with emphasis upon Asthma, chronic Obstructive Pulmonary and interstitial lung diseases, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, sleep medicines, HIV- related disease and respiratory dysfunction in chronic neuromuscular disease.
The inpatient consultative service provides assistance in diagnosis and therapy of Pulmonary and allergic problems in medical and surgerical patients, as well as the management of critically ill patient in the medical concentrated care unit, the CCU and ICU among our physician’s clinical areas of expertise:-
- Computerized Pulmonary function test.
- Occupational and environmental lung disease.
- Pulmonary embolism and rehabilitation.
- Pulmonary vascular disease (including pulmonary hypertension)
- Sleep apnea
- Un-explained shortness of breath
- Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Cystic fibrosis
- Interstitial lung disease
- Bronchoscopy diagnosis and treatment
- Pulmonary Tuberculosis
24 hours Ambulance
Cardiac ambulance at Metro Hospital and Heart Institute is well equipped with a complete range of emergency equipments like mobile ventilator, defibrillator, ECG machines and monitors to provide accurate information while specially trained doctors and paramedics on board deal with all kinds of cardiac emergencies.