Paediatric Cardiology & Congenital Heart Diseases
The Department of Paediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Diseases at SPS Hospitals provides excellent clinical services from the initial diagnosis to the latest innovative cardiac procedures. The Department offers comprehensive, patient-centric care to the newborn infants, children, adolescent and young adults suspected of having heart diseases such as arrhythmias, acquired heart diseases, fetal, pediatric and adult congenital heart defects and anomalies, arrhythmias, cardiomyopathy and heart failure, heart transplant, and pulmonary hypertension.
Our Comprehensive Surgical and State-of-the-art Interventional cardiology Services for congenital heart diseases are among the best in the country, we are experts in repairing the hearts of infants with the most complex problems such Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.
Our Experts are also well qualified, experienced and world renowned professionals for their skills in using groundbreaking and innovative diagnostic and therapeutic interventions to diagnose and treat heart defects, both before and after birth.
Comprehensive and state-of-the-art diagnostic services include - Advanced pediatric cardiac imaging, including 3D-echocardiography, MRI, PET, SPECT, MUGA Scans, intracoronary ultrasound, fetal echocardiography, Cardiopulmonary exercise laboratory, Cardiac Catheterization, Arrhythmia Management and Electrophysiologic Studies.
The Department of Pediatric Cardiology has specialized programs with expertise in:
- Cardiac Surgery
- Interventional Cardiology
- Heart Failure and Transplantation
- Congenital Heart Disease
- Pulmonary Hypertension
- Preventive Cardiology
We also treat adults with congenital heart defects at our center and best managed by our team of cardiologists, nurse specialists, genetic counselors, social workers, psychiatrists, physical therapists, and life specialists. All of these professionals share a commitment to our patients and their families that embrace not only clinical excellence but also offers an astute understanding of their emotional and psychological needs. The journey at our center begins when the patient arrived in our OPD with heart problems. We start the process by taking a complete medical history and thorough evaluation to fully understand the scope of our patient’s heart condition. We offer state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and surgical and non-surgical treatment options for our patients. We welcome and successfully treat some of the highest-risk cardiology cases in the world. In fact, many patients who cannot be helped elsewhere came here, where every patient receives the most advanced cardiovascular care available.
Some of our non-surgical treatment options:
- Carotid artery stenting
- Coronary artery stenting with state-of-the-art drug eluting stents
- Ablative treatment of arrhythmias
- Carotid, renal, and peripheral vascular angioplasty
- Balloon valvuloplasty for mitral and aortic heart valve disease
- Endovascular treatment of atherosclerosis
- Alcohol septal ablation for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
- Minimally invasive treatment for the atrial septal defects.