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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director - Heart and Lung Transplant & Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices
MGM Healthcare, Chennai+2 more
Cardiac Surgeons in Chennai
Cardiac Surgeon deals with surgeries of heart.Cardiac surgeons are not same as cardiologists. The major focus of cardiac surgeon is to diagnose heart disorders by performing surgical procedures inside the heart, thorax,lungs and esophagus. Conditions, these doctors help in , are angioplasty, stent placement,heart valve repair, open heart surgery and pacemaker implantation.
Why should you consult a Cardiac Surgeon ?
If you belong to a family background prone to heart diseases, then you must get regular heart checkups. Other reasons to consult a Cardiac Surgeon are listed below. Have a look.
Continuous Heart Palpitations.
Numbness in body
What are the type of procedures performed?
Surgical procedures performed by the Cardiac Surgeons are listed below. Have a look.
Open heart Surgery.
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgery.
Why Credihealth ?
Credihealth has a team of in-house medical experts who carefully collect all the necessary information about Cardiac Surgeons in Chennai.You can check out a detailed profile, educational qualification, experience, OPD schedule, fees and other details about top heart doctor in Chennai.
If you need guidance in selecting the best heart surgeon in Chennai for your treatment, then call 8010-994-994 to talk to the in-house medical experts for FREE or drop in a Callback Request. Basis symptoms, medical condition, location, insurance, budget and other parameters, the medical expert will share the best available options for doctors in Chennai, you can choose the specialist as per your need and book appointment according to your time preference.
We at Credihealth have a prime network of cardiac surgeons in Chennai through which you can connect and book online appointments. Every doctor in our network is highly educated and well experienced in the respected fields. “Dr Ramakanta Panda”, the CardioVascular Thoracic Surgeon and the Vice Chairman of Asian heart Institute is globally recognized for an average success rate of 99.7 percent in performing cardiac surgeries.
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On the day of surgery, you are expected not to eat or drink anything and follow your doctor’s instructions regarding medicines.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 25/09/2020
Infection, allergies, irregular heartbeat, stroke, chest pain, fever, memory loss and blood clots are common risks of open heart surgery.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 21/10/2020
It depends upon the kind of surgery one has had. Recovery is a gradual process and may take upto six months.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 23/12/2020
Benefits include less pain, less blood loss, smaller scars, faster recovery and lesser risk of infection.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 29/05/2020
No, surgeries are performed by cardiac surgeons.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 12/09/2020
If proper care is maintained along with balanced diet and exercises, chances of recurrence of blocked arteries is less.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 24/11/2020
Yes, one should reduce sodium intake, eat fresh fruits and vegetables, eat lean-meats and whole grains.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 26/05/2020
Yes, however, one must ensure a normal pace is maintained.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 08/12/2020
Yes, after surgery a patient may feel various emotions.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 07/05/2020
Brief pain and discomfort may remain post surgery but it will eventually go away.
Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 02/09/2020
Mr. Sohan Ram
Mr. Sohan Ram (name changed), a 59 year old resident of Jhansi had a deteriorating heart condition. After a heart attack and 2 stent placement surgeries, his doctor advised him to get a heart transplant as soon as possible. His son, Mr. Rishi (name changed) contacted Credihealth to get more information about the procedure and to get hospital and doctor recommendations.
How We Helped:
Our medical expert took the medical details of Mr. Ram and gave information about the procedure. The expert provided hospital recommendations and booked a consultation in a hospital in Chennai
As Mr. Ram’s condition became more critical, his son consulted with the specialist who reviewed the reports and advised immediate hospitalisation Our medical expert arranged for an air ambulance from Jhansi to Chennai at very short notice.
Mr. Ram was flown to Chennai and admitted in the ICU immediately. He was operated within a few days of admission. Our medical expert also visited Mr. Ram and his family at Apollo Chennai during this period.
Mr. Ram had a successful heart transplant and is doing much better now. The family is very grateful for all the assistance Credihealth provided and recommends Credihealth’s services to everyone.