CARDIOLOGY

CARDIOLOGY

The Department of Cardiology at Apple Saraswati, is the first privately run Interventional Cardiology Centre from South-West Maharashtra. It also is the first Centre to introduce the first DIGITAL FLAT PANEL CATHLAB of the region. The department offers comprehensive range of Invasive & non-invasive Cardiology treatments. It has 20 Bed state-of-the-art Intensive Coronary Care Unit equipped with advanced equipments.

 The Technology

The Department is equipped with Digital Flat Panel Cathlab (Axiom Artis, Siemens). The ICCU is equipped with Intra-aortic Balloon Pump, ACT Machine, Arterial Blood Gas Analyser & each bed is equipped with Invasive & Non Invasive Multipara monitors(Philips), Advanced Invasive Ventilators, Syringe Pumps, Defibrillators & other life saving gadgets. Non-invasive cardiology section has ultramodern Dopplers, Holter monitoring system.    

The Team

Team at Cardiology department Includes, fulltime highly skilled & experienced Cardiologists, highly trained technical staff & trained Medical Officers. Round the clock availability of Interventional Cardiologists & technical & nursing staff facilitates emergency coronary interventions like Primary & Rescue Coronary Angioplasties.    

 Procedures

The procedures available in Cardiology department are as follows.

Non-Invasive Cardiology

2D Echocardiography,Trans-oesophagial Echocardiography, 24 hrs Holter Monitoring, Electrocardiogram, Stress Test    

Interventional Cardiology

Coronary Angiography, Coronary Angioplasty, Balloon Volvotomies, Device Closures , Pacemaker Implantation, EP Studies & RF Ablation , Cerebral & Peripheral Angiographies, Localised Intravascular thrombolyis, IVC filter implantation , Coil embolisation   

Apart from all these elective procedures, emergency interventions like Primary Angioplasty in Myocardial Infarction (PAMI) & Rescue Angioplasty are routinely performed.  

Academics

Our Institute is the only private Institution from South-West Maharashtra which imparts Post Graduate Training DNB Cardiology .The registrars & residents seeking training programme at our Institute are actively involved in regular CMEs, Case Discussion, Clinico-Radiological Meetings conducted under the able guidance of experienced consultants & teaching faculties.