Centres Of Excellence
Institute Of Cardiac Sciences
Institute of Cardiac Sciences began on November 3, 2016, when the Department of Cardiology started functioning. Over the years, a large number of major procedures have been added, including primary balloon angioplasty and stenting, congenital device closures, pacemaker implantation, with state-of-the-art equipment at its disposal. This is a veritable testimony to the department’s growth.
Our Cardiology department offers inpatient and outpatient treatment for patients with coronary heart disease, arrhythmias, heart failure and any other heart problems.
The Department of Cardiology has an integrated health care approach with a dedicated panel of Cardiologists who have a team to provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary care to patients suffering from heart ailments.
Our team of doctors, nurses, technologists and other heart experts are there to ensure unparalleled excellence in patient care, education and research. State-of-the-heart-technology, including Hybrid Operating Suite, which is first of its kind in this region.
Our Interventional team is available round the clock to help patients with cardiac emergencies with primary and complex coronary angioplasties and stenting.
An emergency ambulance, fully equipped for acute coronary care is available. The department offers round-the-clock, 12-bedded Intensive Coronary Care unit.
Our cardiology program features expert physicians who diagnose and treat common and rare cardiac diseases. Some of these may include:
Non-Invasive Cardiology Investigations and tests
We also run a community ECG programme with local GP practices to provide rapid ECG interpretation.
CATHLAB: State-of-the-art Flat Detector Philips Cathlab with high end software. Our cardiologists and the team provide expert treatment for cardiac disease. Following are some of them
Invasive Cardiology procedures includes
The ICU is well equipped with intensivists and highly trained nursing staff round the clock. Bedside echocardiography, multichannel monitoring, including IABP (Intra Aortic Balloon Pump) facilities and sophisticated respirators are available.
The Cardiology Intensive Care Unit receives adult and elderly patients from the Emergency Room, transfers from other facilities, direct admissions from the Cardiology Clinic, cardiac procedural patients, intra-hospital transfers and ICU overflow. Patients also move from the Intensive Care Unit to the Cardiology Inpatient Unit, a 30-bed unit including intermediate care beds.
Typical Services, Treatments and Procedures
Cardiothoracic And Cardiovascular Surgery
The Department of Cardiothoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at DSMCH treats people who have disorders of the heart, aorta and blood vessels, lungs and chest cavity. The centre is renowned for conducting precision cardiothoracic surgery in Mid Tamilnadu. The Cardiac surgeons perform sizeable number of cardiac and cardiovascular surgeries each year using state-of- the-art technology, including minimally cardiovascular invasive techniques.
At Department of Cardiovascular/Cardiothoracic Surgery, people benefit from experienced doctors who collaborate to determine the most appropriate care for each person. DSMCH has a Couple of the best cardiothoracic surgeons in Perambalur, Villupuram, Tanjavur, Tiruchirapalli and Madurai.