Interventional Cardiology Centre at Venkateshwar Hospital is the centre of excellence set to global standards for the
comprehensive management of all Cardiovascular problems. Close cooperation between Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Medicine department has led to the evolution of a unique concept of a ‘Heart Team’ where all Cardiovascular problems are comprehensively evaluated, jointly discussed and individually planned for appropriate indicated therapies.
The Centre been equipped with state-of-the-art equipment using cutting-edge technology. From high end 3D Echocardiography to the latest Catheterisation Laboratory where complex coronary, peripheral and structural interventions are being carried out on a day to day basis using the most modern tools such as Fractional Flow Reserve, Rotational Atherectomy, Intravascular Ultrasound, Electrophysiology and Ablation supported by the latest Cardiac 256 Slice CT Scan, 3 Tesla MRI, SPECT and PET CT.
With a focus on Hemodynamic support services, we have a 24X7 eqquiped team of specialists who are competent in using
ECMO besides the routine IABP.
The Consultants, Technicians, Nurses and Paramedical staff of the centre have special interest in treating ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (Acute Heart Attack) by Primary Angioplasty, Complex Coronary Interventions including Chronic Total Occlusion Angioplasty , Peripheral Interventions, Carotid Angioplasty, Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy and have taught, proctored and demonstrated techniques all over the world.
The Centre has a robust 24x7 Auditable Acute MI Primary Angioplasty Program wherein it actively involves all stakeholders. A dedicated team to handle patients in Cardiac Arrest, Shock, Respiratory Failure and Pulmonary Embolism is active 24X7.
All cases requiring multi-disciplinary care are discussed in a joint meeting and a "Heart Team Approach" is in place for judicious choices between Medical, Interventional and Surgical Therapies.
The department is also committed to Preventive Outreach, Patient Education, Research and Trainings and has already conducted major International Conferences attended by several cardiologists and physicians with luminary national and international faculty.
The Centre is committed to using the cutting edge technology with ethical expertise to provide personalised care to all cardiovascular problems with a motto of 'Save Heart, Safe Heart'.
Dr Deepak Natarajan
MBBS, MD (Med), DM (Cardiology)
Director & Head