The dreaded heart attack is something most people are all too familiar with. Everybody knows somebody who has battled it and either survived or succumbed to it.
The Department of Cardiology at Sri Ramakrishna Hospital is one of the finest in any private institution in the state. We have decades of experience dealing with every eventuality and complication resulting from myocardial infarction, multivessel disease, chronic total occlusion, and so on.
Our physicians have performed countless procedures such as
Internationally, the acceptable benchmark for a primary angioplasty is a time of 90 minutes from ‘door to balloon’. Our specialists average just 60 minutes for the same procedure, easily on par with international standards. We also offer a host of Cardiac Implants for patients who have need of them. In short, our cardiac care is of the finest quality.
However, some options include medication, such as to reduce low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, improve blood flow, or regulate heart rhythm. surgery, such as coronary artery bypass grafting or valve repair or replacement surgery. cardiac rehabilitation, including exercise prescriptions and lifestyle counseling.
Through angioplasty, our cardiologists are able to treat patients with blocked or clogged coronary arteries quickly without surgery. During the procedure, a cardiologist threads a balloon-tipped catheter to the site of the narrowed or blocked artery and then inflates the balloon to open the vessel.
In serious cases, medical procedures or surgery can help to remove blockages from within the arteries. A doctor may also prescribe medication, such as aspirin, or cholesterol-reducing drugs, such as statins.