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Cardiology

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Faculty:

 


Dr. Sanjay Tyagi

 Dir. Professor & Head

Dr. Vijay Kumar Trehan


 Dir. Professor

Dr. Saibal Mukhopadhy

 Professor

Dr. Jamal Yusuf

 Professor

Dr. Vimal Mehta

 Professor

Dr. Sumod Kurien

 Professor

Dr. Vivek Chaturvedi

 Associate Professor

Dr. Girish MP

 Associate Professor

Dr Mohit  Dayal Gupta

 Associate Professor

 

 Departmental profile:

The Department of Cardiology at G. B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi was established in 1964 as a subspecialty of internal medicine of the Maulana Azad Medical College Complex. During the last thirty-five years, the department has shown exponential growth in volume of the high quality patient care and training a large number of cardiovascular specialists many of who are now leaders in their own right both in India and abroad. The department occupies a unique position with regard to the highly technical and specialized nature of health care delivery for complex cardiac disorders both in terms of quality and quantity and currently ranks amongst top five centers of the country. This is amply proven by the large number of visiting fellows and trainees who seek experience in various sub-specialties of cardiology both from India and abroad and a wide referral base enjoyed by it.

Clinics:

Outpatient Department and special Clinics: The department has daily morning OPD and 4 special clinics in the afternoon:

Pacemaker Clinic

Hypertension Clinic

Pediatric Cardiology Clinic

Interventional Cardiology Clinic

List of facilities:

Diagnostic Facilities : The department has three cardiac catheterization laboratories functioning round the clock besides three echo-cardiographic system, two treadmills, and two ambulatory blood pressure monitoring equipment. The diagnostic procedures include cardiac catheterization, digital subs traction angiography, stress tests, electrophysiological procedures, ambulatory ECG, blood pressure monitoring, signal averaged ECG, peripheral vascular angiography, intracardiac, intravascular and stress echocardiography.

Therapeutic facilities : A variety of catheter based interventions are available for congenital heart disease, adult valvular heart diseases, intracardiac and extra cardiac shunts, percutaneous coronary, carotid, visceral and peripheral interventions, radio frequency catheter ablation of complex arrhythmias, permanent pacemaker and AICD implantation, end myocardial biopsy etc.

Department Infrastructure and location:

Beds: The department has 102 general ward beds of which 22 beds are marked for intensive care including Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

Wards:

Ward no 20, 1 st Floor Amir Chand Block

Ward no 27, 5 th Floor Amir Chand Block

Ward no 31, 1 st Floor Arrhythmia Block

Ward no 32, 3 rd Floor Arrhythmia Block

CCU :

Ward no 28, 6 th Floor Amir Chand Block

Cath labs :

2 nd and 3 rd Floor Arrythmia Block

6 th Floor Amir Chand Block

Documents required for patient care: 

  • Referral from another hospital or department
  • Details of tests already done
  • List of medicines/treatment already prescribed

Required Fee: As per estimate issued by treating doctor 

Academic activities

  • The department imparts training in the super-specialty of cardiology to five candidates per year leading to the award of D.M. (Cardiology).
  • Undergraduate and postgraduate students from the sister LNJP hospital and the Maulana Azad Medical College undergo clinical training in cardiology
  • . Several fellows from other institutions of the country undergo training every year
  • The department is center of excellence in research on valvular heart disease, therapeutic interventions in congenital heart disease peripheral vascular disease and coronary interventions.
  • In last five years, more than 100 publications have been made in national and international journals. Major thrust has been on valvular heart disease and on peripheral vascular disease.

Future Plans:

The department plans to add one dedicated electrophysiological laboratory, anatomical-electrical mapping for percutaneous trans-myocardial laser revascularization, and more Doppler echocardiographic facilities for guiding percutaneous catheter-based procedures and sophisticated intensive care unit facilities.

 


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Last Updated : 17 Jun,2016