- CARDIOLOGY DEPARTMENT
Dr.V.Senthil Kuamr Cardiologist
- GE Innova 2100 IQ Advanced Flat Panel Cath Lab Equipped With 3D Imaging
- Power injector for contrast injection
- Intra Aortic Balloon Pump
- External Pacemaker & Defibrillators
Invasive procedures done:-
- Coronary Angiogram-Radial
- Carotid Angiogram
- Peripheral Angiogram
- Temporary Pacemaker Implantation
- Coronary Angioplasty
- Peripheral Angioplasty
- Renal Angioplasty
- Primary Angioplasty or Emergency Angioplasty
- Permanent Pacemaker Implantation
- ASD Device Closure
- PDA Device Closure
- Balloon Septostomy
- Percutaneous Balloon Mitral Valvotomy
- Coronary Angiogram and Primary Angioplasty and stenting are performed routinely for acute heart patients as an emergency procedure on 24x7 basis. This service is available for the first time in Ongole and Prakasam District.
Intensive Coronary Care Unit
- 15 bed I.C.C.U is managed by Cardiologist & Critical Care Specialist on 24 hours basis. Qualified & highly trained nurses take care pf the patients. if the patients in 1:1 ratio supervised by a head nurse. It is equipped with remote controlled patient operated cots for keeping patient in comfortable position, multi parameter Central Cardiac Monitoring System, Defibrillators, External Pacemaker, Portable Echo Machine, Mobile X-Ray Unit, Ventilators, etc.. All emergency bedside procedures like Intubation & Ventilation, Pleural Fluid aspiration, Percardiocentess, Intercostal Tube insertion are done routinely.
Facilities available in Non invasive cardiology are:
- 2.Treadmill Test
- 3.Holter Monitoring
- 4.Echocardiogram - Fetal Echo, Transesophageal Echo
- Electrocardiogram is done using GE MAC 1200 which is a 12 channel recorder, MAC 400 & MAC 600 available for ICCU & Inpatient ECG recording.
- Treadmill testing is done using GE cardio soft to evaluate the response of heart to exercise stress.24 & 48 hour
- Holter monitor help us in evaluating patients with heart rhythm problems, silent ischemia, Palpitations.
- Electrocardiogram is done using advanced GE Vivid 5 Echo Machine with multiple probes for Adult, Pediatric & Neonatal patients. Special Echocardiographic Investigations like Transesophageal Echo, Stress Echo and Fetal Echo are done regularly. Portable Echo Micromax is available for emergency bedside Echo and other procedures like Doppler scan.