The Interventional Cardiology Centre at Venkateshwar Hospital is a center of excellence, setting global standards in the comprehensive management of a wide spectrum of cardiovascular conditions. This center represents a harmonious collaboration between the fields of Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, and Vascular Medicine, giving rise to an innovative approach known as the 'Heart Team.' This collaborative approach ensures that every cardiovascular case receives a thorough evaluation, with experts from different specialties coming together to devise individualized treatment plans.
At the heart of this center lies state-of-the-art equipment that harnesses cutting-edge technology. From advanced 3D Echocardiography to the latestbiplane Catheterization Laboratory, intricate coronary, peripheral, and structural interventions are executed daily. The utilization of modern tools such as Fractional Flow Reserve, Rotational Atherectomy, Intravascular Ultrasound, Electrophysiology, and Ablation are augmented by the presence of advanced cardiac imaging technology including the Cardiac 256 Slice CT scan, 3 Tesla MRI, SPECT, and PET CT.
With a dedicated focus on hemodynamic support services, the center boasts a proficient round-the-clock team adept in using ECMO in addition to routine IABP. This team plays a pivotal role in handling critical scenarios such as cardiac arrest, shock, respiratory failure, life threatening arrhythmias and pulmonary embolism, ensuring that urgent cases receive immediate attention.
The strength of the center lies in its cadre of Consultants, Technicians, Nurses, and Paramedical staff, all of whom share a distinct enthusiasm for managing ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (Acute Heart Attack) through Primary Angioplasty, as well as tackling intricate coronary challenges like Chronic Total Occlusion Angioplasty, Peripheral Interventions, Carotid Angioplasty, and Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair. Moreover, the center's expertise extends to pioneering therapies like Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Conduction System Pacing, Renal Denervation Therapy.
A salient feature of the center is its 24x7 Auditable Acute MI Primary Angioplasty Program, a dynamic initiative that involves all stakeholders and ensures accountability. The center’s commitment to a multidisciplinary approach is evident in its "Heart Team Approach," where intricate decisions regarding medical, interventional, and surgical therapies are meticulously deliberated upon.