Heart problems – if ignored – may result in a heart attack or heart failure and they can be fatal if not treated. This is why, when it is not possible to correct heart-related problems through medicines, heart surgery remains the only option and should be opted for without much delay.Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery is the latest technique to do heart surgeries.As the name suggests, it is minimally invasive – means just a couple of specialized instrument and camera are inserted in the chest through small holes of the size of keyholes. In some cases, the heart and lungs are bypassed while carrying out the surgery. MICS is very useful for a variety of heart problems. And for many heart problems, MICS gives more convenience and effectiveness to the surgeons.
1. Mitral Valve Repair/ Replacement
2. Tricuspid Valve Repair/ Replacement
3. Atrial Septal Defect Treatment
4. Patent Foramen Ovale Closure Treatment
5. Maze Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation
6. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
7. Removal of Some Cardiac Tumours
After the heart surgery using MICS, the patient is kept under clinical observation in ICU. This is important to reduce risk of sudden heart attack and chances of infection. Once the surgeon is convinced that the patient is stable and recovering well, the patient is shifted to the regular hospital room. How long this phase may last, depends on the complexity of the heart problem and MICS. Further course of recovery is planned meticulously by the team of expert doctors.
Though MICS offers amazing benefits to the patients and doctors as well – sometimes because of the patient condition and complexity of the heart problem, the MICS can not be used for surgery. To decide if MICS can be used for certain situation, the experts need to examine the patient from many different aspects. Some of the most important factors are – medical history, physical test reports, pathology, radiology, BMI profile, and so on…
The Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery Cost depends on the complexity of the operation to be performed and also the specialized equipment required to perform that. A patient can inquire about the Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Cost with the expert doctors or relevant authority from Apollo Hospitals.
Undoubtedly, Apollo Hospitals has the best cardiac surgeon in Ahmedabad and also the best cardiologist in Ahmedabad. Our team of experts led by Dr. Sudhir Adalti – performs the most complex MICS procedures with utmost care and precision.
Dr. Sudhir Adalti is the Senior Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeon at Apollo Hospitals. Dr. Sudhir has an illustrious career as a Heart Specialist. He has an extensive experience of serving people in Australia and New Zealand, along with India. He has received M. Ch. (Master of Surgery) from Sir J J Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College, Mumbai, India.and then trained in MICS at GCC – Auckland, New Zealand and The Prince Charles Hospital Brisbane, Australia. He is considered to be amongst the best heart surgeon in Ahmedabad and India.
The two main aspects of MICS are – team of expert surgeons and infrastructure. And in both the aspects – Apollo Hospitals is undoubtedly the best heart hospital in Ahmedabad, offering the best Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery in Ahmedabad. we offer both complex and multivessel MICS (multiple or more than one bypasses) to our patients. The Apollo Cardiac Centre of Excellence is equipped with the sophisticated Cath Lab; latest surgical equipment and devices; and laser/ ultrasound techniques. The Department of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery at Apollo Hospitals is considered to be among the largest and the most prestigious heart hospitals in India.