Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery is the surgical intervention for the treatment of conditions affecting the thorax – which includes the Heart, Lungs, and chest region. At Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai our experienced panel of surgeons perform a wide range of Cardiothoracic Surgeries, including Minimally Invasive Procedures, Open Heart procedures, and Heart Transplants. Cardiovascular thoracic Surgeries are some of the complex procedures and require precision, expertise, and advanced technology to perform successfully. Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgeons undergo extensive training to acquire the skills necessary for these highly specialised and complex surgeries. Advances in technology and techniques, including Minimally Invasive approaches, have improved patient outcomes and reduced recovery times for many of these procedures. These surgical interventions play a critical role in treating a variety of Cardiovascular and Thoracic conditions, ranging from congenital defects to acquired diseases, ultimately contributing to the overall management of Heart and Thoracic health.
Diagnosis of Heart conditions
Heart health is specific and personal to an individual and therefore, we endeavour to provide everyone with a personalised Cardiac treatment plan that is consistent with their lifestyle.
Treatments & Procedures
The expert panel of surgeons at Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai perform advanced surgical procedures for patients based on ailment and patient condition.
In addition to surgical intervention, lifestyle modulation is an integral part of Cardiac treatment. Patients will be required to make adequate changes to their lifestyle for the long-term success of cardiac procedures, and the management of their Cardiac health.
Types of Surgeries
Various Cardiac procedures performed at Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai include:
- Aortic Valve Repair and Aortic Valve Replacement
- Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
- Cardiac Catheterisation
- Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy
- Angioplasty and Stenting
- Congenital Heart Disease Surgery
- Coronary Bypass Surgery
- Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
- Heart Transplant
- Heart Valve Surgery
- Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs)
- Lung Transplant
- Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
- Mitral Valve Repair and Mitral Valve Replacement
- Pacemaker Implantation
- Pulmonary Valve Repair and Replacement
- Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
- Ventricular Assist Device Implantation (VAD)
Excellence in Cardiac Care is our steadfast endeavour each day, with the experience of performing close to 4,000 Cardiac procedures – Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai is one of India’s best cardiac hospitals specializing in Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgeries. From Minimally Invasive Procedures to the most complex Heart Transplant procedures, we have the infrastructure and expertise to perform them all.
An expert panel of surgeons and Cardiologists are assisted by a specialised Cardio Surgery nursing team to ensure we consistently deliver excellent patient outcomes. State-of-the-art surgical suites, post-surgery ICUs, and diagnostic facilities make us one of Mumbai’s best Heart health destinations.
The Department of Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery at Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai has the best set of doctors, surgeons, and specialists who specialise in the treatment of Heart diseases. We have some of the best Cardiovascular surgeons and Cardiologists in Mumbai to give expert medical advice and carry out necessary medical procedures as per the universally accepted guidelines. They are well-trained and have an excellent knowledge of their work and specialisation. They excel in their fields and treat their patients with the utmost care. We can assure you that you will be in great hands and will have a very comfortable journey to recovery. It is our sole responsibility to give the best that we can. The department is equipped with world-class infrastructure and the latest medical equipment to complement the expertise of the Doctors. All types of medical and surgical Heart-related emergencies are also dealt with round the clock 24×7.
- What is Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery?
Cardiothoracic surgery is the surgical intervention for the treatment of conditions affecting the thorax – which includes the Heart, Lungs, and chest region. At Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai our experienced panel of surgeons perform a wide range of Cardiothoracic surgeries, including minimally invasive procedures, Open Heart procedures, and Heart Transplants. Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgeries are some of the complex procedures and require precision, expertise, and advanced technology to perform successfully.
- Best Cardiologists in Mumbai?
The Department of Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery at Gleneagles Hospital, Mumbai has the best set of doctors, surgeons, and specialists who specialise in the treatment of Heart Diseases. We have some of the best cardiovascular surgeons and Cardiologists in Mumbai to give expert medical advice and carry out necessary medical procedures as per the universally accepted guidelines. They are well-trained and have an excellent knowledge of their work and specialisation.
- What conditions are treated by Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons?
Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgeons address a wide range of conditions, including Coronary Artery Disease, Heart Valve Disorders, Lung Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Congenital Heart Defects, and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.
- How does a patient know if they need Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery?
Patients may be referred to a Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgeon by a Cardiologist or Pulmonologist based on diagnostic tests and the severity of their condition. Common symptoms include chest pain, shortness of breath, and persistent cough.
- What is the difference between Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery and Cardiology?
While both specialities deal with heart-related issues, Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery involves surgical interventions, such as Bypass Surgery or Valve Replacements, whereas Cardiology primarily focuses on non-surgical treatments like medications and interventions like Angioplasty.
- How is Minimally Invasive Surgery used in Cardiothoracic procedures?
Minimally invasive techniques involve smaller incisions, leading to shorter recovery times and reduced postoperative pain. Procedures like minimally invasive heart surgery and thoracoscopy are common in Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery.
- What is the recovery process like after Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery?
Recovery varies depending on the specific procedure, but it generally involves a hospital stay followed by a period of rehabilitation. Patients are closely monitored to ensure a smooth recovery.
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