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DEPARTMENT OF CARDIO VASCULAR & THORACIC SURGERY

 

Overview

It is the first center in Karnataka and the fourth in South India to perform open heart operations. The Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at Kasturba Hospital has been recently upgraded and equipped with advanced , state- of -the -art equipment’s. It provides relief to patients suffering from a wide variety of Cardiac, Thoracic & Vascular ailments. Our expert team of surgeons and support staff is a leading provider of cardiac surgical services in the state. The team consists of Cardiovascular and Thoracic surgeon specialist, Cardiac anesthesiologist, perfusionists and trainee nursing staff as a comprehensive team. We specialize in minimally invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery Neonatal cardiac and advanced vascular operations and have an extensive range of cardiac care capabilities.

 

TREATMENTS & PROCEDURES

 

MAJOR TREATMENTS OFFERED :

 

Children :

  • ASD Closure
  • VSD Closure
  • TOF repairs & Surgery for Blue Babies
  • All types of cyanotic congenital cardiac disease in the neonate e.g, TGA, TAPVC, Truncus,
  • Tricuspid atresia
  • PAPVD repairs
  • PDA Ligation
  • Coarctation of Aorta repairs
  • Pericardiactomy

 

Adults :

 

Valve Surgery

  • Valve Repairs
  • Valve Replacement
  • Redo Valve Surgery
  • Aortic dissection

 

Coronary Artery Surgery

  • Multi-vessel Bypass Surgery - total arterial revascularisation
  • Beating Heart Surgery
  • Combined CABG with Valve Replacements
  • Redo CABG
  • Post infarct VSD

 

Vascular Surgery

  • Femoro popliteal and Femoro tibial bypass
  • Aorto Femoral Bypass
  • Axillofemoral and femoro-femoro bypass
  • AV fistula creation with vein and synthetic grafts
  • Vascular Trauma repair
  • Aneurysm: Thoracoabdominal & Abdominal Aorta

 

Thoracic Surgery

  • Lung Resection for Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery for TB and infection(Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy, Decortication)
  • Thymus, Mediastinal tumours
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Chest window creation

 

Endoscopy

  • Bronchoscopy Fibrooptic
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Rigid Bronchoscopy

 

Beating Heart Surgery

The present new technique in cardiac surgery of conducting the bypass surgery without stopping the heart

 

Cardiac Anaesthesia Unit

  • Highly Qualified and trained Cardiac Anaesthesiologist
  • Latest techniques in Cardiac anaesthesia
  • Analgesia for painless post-operative care
  • State of art anaesthesia machines
  • Latest monitoring devices

OUR DOCTORS

Dr. Ganesh Sevagur Kamath

Professor & HOD
Cardio vascular & thoracic surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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DR. ARVIND KUMAR BISHNOI

Associate Professor
Cardio vascular & thoracic surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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Dr. Guruprasad Rai D

Assistant Professor
Cardio vascular & thoracic surgery
(Kasturba Hospital)
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