Chief Cardiac Surgeon, Renai Medicity, Palarivattom, Kochi, Kerala ,India
Dr. Kuldeep has already performed more than Ten Thousand heart surgeries, mostly bypass operations and also complex heart operations on small children and emergency life-saving aortic aneurysm surgeries. After graduation in medicine from Medical College, Thrissur, Dr. Kuldeep completed postgraduate training in cardiothoracic surgery from Medical College, Calicut.
Aortic Valve surgery can be performed through keyhole incisions in which either a small portion of the breastbone is divided or in some cases, breastbone division is avoided. The surgery type is decided by the heart surgeon based on the patient’s age, previous surgery, medical history and physical condition.The benefits of Keyhole valve surgery are small incisions, small scars, less pain, shorter hospital stay, lower risk of bleeding and blood transfusion, lower risk of infection, shorter reco
Aortic aneurysm is an irregularity occurring in the aorta blood vessel. The Aorta carries blood, which is rich in oxygen from the heart to other parts of the body. The irregularity occurs in the form of bulge in the aorta. The bulge can burst and lead to excessive bleeding turning life threatening to life. Sever and complex cases of aortic aneurysm is treated with the help of aortic aneurysm surgeries.Aneurysm can occur in any part of the aorta, the most commonly found aortic aneurysm are t
What is Aneurysm?Aneurysm means bulging of a portion of the blood vessel. Aorta is the largest blood vessel in the body. Aortic aneurysm can be of two types: Thoracic (near the heart) and abdominal (near the descending portion of aorta)Beware of the causes. Atherosclerosis. Smoking. Chronic blood pressure . Injury due to trauma . Inherited condition . Congenital abnormalityBe careful when you have,. Chest pain or back pain . Palpitations Fatigue . Dizziness . Shortnes
An aorta is the main artery (blood vessel) in human body originating from the left ventricle(one of the chambers of the heart) and it supplies oxygenated blood from the heart to all parts of the body. Due to Injury, in the innermost layer of the aorta, blood flows only in between the layers of aortic wall and hence the layers get parted. Surgery is done either through an opening in the chest or by endovascular aneurysm repair.Symptoms of Aortic DissectionSudden onset of severe chest pa