Coronary Angiography

Coronary Angiography is a technique that uses medical imaging to view the organs and blood vessels of the patient’s body. This is particularly performed to view the veins, arteries, and heart chambers to diagnose blockages and other problems. It is done by using an X-Ray based technique, like fluoroscopy (Immediately obtains moving pictures using X-Ray).

A contrast agent like a special dye is injected in the blood stream via a catheter (thin plastic tube), which highlights the blood vessels. The blood vessels materialize in white on the angiogram as they move. Then a few x-rays are taken and studied.

Coronary Angiography Cost in Delhi NCR

Medanta the medicity  gurgaon

Sector – 38, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

NABH 
NABL 
JCI 

Services: Air Ambulance, Ambulance, ATM, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Credit Card, ICU, International Desk, Laboratory, Online Appoin...

 Capacity :1000 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
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  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Doc icon Dr. Madhukar Shahi
Director - Interventional Cardiology
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Chairman - Electrophysiology

Starting from

15,000
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Fortis escorts  delhi

Fortis Escorts, Okhla Road, New Delhi, 110025, India

NABH 
NABL 
JCI 
NABH - BLOOD BANK 

Services: Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Air Ambulance, Laboratory, Radiology

 Capacity : 310 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
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  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
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Principle Consultant - Cardiology
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Director - Interventional Cardiology, Incharge Air Ambulance Unit & Director and HOD - Cardiology

Starting from

13,500
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Sector 44, Opposite HUDA City Centre Metro Station, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Money Changer, Wi Fi Services

 Capacity :1000 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Dr s.s.murthy Dr. SS Murthy
Consultant - Cardiology
Dr. sharad tandon Dr. Sharad Tandon
Director - Cardiology

Starting from

10,000
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J - Block, Mayfield Gardens, Sector 51, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122001, india

NABH 
JCI 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Money Changer, Wi Fi Services

 Capacity :300 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Dr. manjinder sandhu Dr. Manjinder Sandhu
Director - Cardiology
Dr. amit bhushan sharma Dr. Amit Bhushan Sharma
Senior Consultant - Cardiology

Starting from

15,000
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Blk super speciality hospital

Pusa Road, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, 110005, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :700 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
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  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
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Sr. Consultant & Director - Cardiology
Subhash chandra   cardiologist   blk super specialty hospital Dr. Subhash Chandra
Chairman & HOD - Cardiology

Starting from

21,000
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Indraprastha apollo hospital delhi

Mathura Road, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi, 110076, India

NABL 
JCI 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Air Ambulance, Bank, Laboratory, Credit Car...

 Capacity :700 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Vivek Gupta
Senior Consultant - Interventional Cardiology
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Senior Consultant - Interventional Cardiology

Starting from

18,000
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3 - mm II,  Panchkuian Road, New Delhi, Delhi, 110055, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :100 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Dr. k.k. sethi Dr. K K Sethi
Chairman, Managing Director & HOD - Cardiology
Icon Dr. Subrata Lahiri
Consultant - Cardiology

Starting from

15,000
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C-1 Sushant Lok- 1 , Sector-43 Phase- I, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122002, India

NABH 
NABL 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge

 Capacity :250 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Bharat Kukreti
Senior Consultant - Cardiology
Icon Dr. DK Jhamb
Director & HOD - Cardiology

Starting from

15,000
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Sector B, Pocket 1, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg,, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi, 110070, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, ATM, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Laboratory, Credit Card, Radiology, Optical...

 Capacity :200 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
Icon Dr. Tapan Ghose
Director & HOD - Interventional Cardiology
Dr ranjan kachru Dr. Ranjan Kachru
Senior Consultant - Cardiology

Starting from

12,000
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B-22 , Sector 62, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, 201301, India

NABH 

Services: Parking, Pharmacy, Blood Bank, Cafeteria, Ambulance, Waiting Lounge, Wi Fi Services, TPAs

 Capacity :200 Beds

  • 38 bedded impatient department equipped with latet medical facilities.
  • Fitness training provided to pregnant women and new mothers to help them muscular strength.
  • Fertility Clinic for women who have difficulty in conceiving.
  • Provision for cosmetic surgery for patients who require breast reconstruction after being operated.
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Additional Director - Cardiac Sciences
Dr. pawan sharma Dr. Pawan Sharma
Senior Consultant - Cardiology

Starting from

12,000
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More Information on Coronary Angiography

Indication

Coronary Angiography is performed for various reasons, like: 

  • Angina – Chest pain or any kind of discomfort. 
  • Unstable Angina – When chest pain becomes worse and occurs more often. 
  • Unexplained pain in the chest, arm, jaw, or neck. 
  • Coronary thrombosis or Blood clots 
  • Congenital heart disease – Defect in heart present from birth. 
  • Chest injury or other problems with blood vessels. 
  • Unusual chest pain even when all the tests are normal. 
  • Problem with heart valve that requires surgery. 
  • Heart failure 
  • Atypical results of heart stress test 
  • After a recent heart attack. 
  • If you are going to have a surgery in which you have a high chance of getting a heart attack or other problems related to heart. 

The coronary angiography is performed by a cardiac physiologist (who is trained to carry out cardiac examinations), a cardiologist (a doctor specializing in heart conditions), and a radiographer (a professional who carries out the imaging process). There is also a nurse present who stays with the patient.

Pre-Procedure

To prepare for an Angiography, you should tell the doctor if:

  • You are or might be pregnant.
  • You are breast feeding (Do not feed your baby for a day or two, as the dye might still be in your system)
  • You have any allergies
  • You have asthma
  • You have any diseases (like diabetes) and what medications youare on.

Further, you should:

  • Abstain from eating anything solid after midnight on the day your angiography is scheduled to take place.
  • Avoid drinking any liquid atleast 4 hours before the exam.
  • Stop any ongoing medications if instructed by the doctor a day or two before the procedure takes place.
  • Bring someone to take you home, as you might be under the influence of sedatives.
  • Take certain blood tests (like BUN, creatinine etc.) as instructed by your doctor.
  • Remove jewellery and other accessories before the angiography starts.
  • Empty your bladder as the test might take some time.
  • Ask the doctor if you have any concerns regarding the procedure.
During-Procedure

Coronary Angiography usually takes 30 minutes to 2 hours to be performed. The procedure is performed in the X-ray room. 

You will be asked to lie on the X-ray table, that has a few cameras that can move around your chest area for taking pictures.

Sedatives will be given to you via the intravenous line (IV) instered in your arm. You will be asked to stay awake during the procedure so that you can do deep breathing, coughing and move your arms.

Catheter will be inserted into your blood vessel via arm or groin. Catheter will be tactfully threaded to your coronary arteries. Blood pressure and oximonitor will be used your blood. Anticoagulants will be given to ensure there is no blood clotting on the catheter or coronary artery.

You will feel a brief flushing when a contrast material (dye) is inserted in your body through the catheter. The dye moves through your arterties and the doctor observes the flow. X-ray images will be taken continously.

Post-Procedure

Post the procedure, the cathether is removed and the incision is closed by applying pressure or using a clamp.

You will be asked to lie flat for a few hours and your heart condition will be continously monitored. Furthermore, you might be required to stay in the hospital for up to 4 hours after the procedure is completed.

In most cases, the patient is allowed to go home on the same day. 

Your doctor will recommend you to drink lots of water to flush the dye out of your system. You will be recommend to avoid any strenuous physical activity.

Risk and Complication

Angiography is usually a safe procedure, but there might be some risks related to it. If some complication occurs during the test, then it is stopped and treatment is given (sometimes it includes surgery). Certain known risks are 

  • Contrast material (dye) might stimulate an allergic reaction, which can be treated by medication. 
  • Swelling, pain, formation of blood clot, or bleeding in the area where the catheter was inserted. 
  • Damage to a blood vessel because of the catheter. 
  • Due to the use of iodine dye, there is a chance of the kidney getting damaged or there might be loss of water (dehydration). 
  • Arrhythmia or irregular heartbeat might be caused because of the catheter or dye. It usually settles at the end of the test. 
  • Very rare chance of getting a heart attack or stroke, and sometimes even fatality. 
More Info

Angiography cost ranges from INR 12000 to INR 25,000 at top hospitals in India. If the angiography test is performed as a day care procedure, then the cost may be lower. In most of the hospitals, the procedure is considered a package procedure. This means, angiography cost is inclusive of cardiologist fees, cath lab fees, drugs and consumables, and room rent.

Angiography is also known as arteriography.The term Angiogram is also used in the place of angiography, but it is actually the image of the blood vessels captured through X-Ray. Angiogram is also known as an arteriogram or a venogram.

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