Medanta introduces Unique Heart Treatment

Medanta introduces Unique Heart Treatment

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Gurugram, November 29: Medanta has introduced Unique Heart Treatment in India which is a cutting-edge minimally invasive heart valve repair.

A pioneering unique treatment for high-risk patients who do not have any surgical option to repair or replace their heart valve, a team of interventional cardiologists at Medanta – The Medicity( operated upon a 65-year-old patient to relieve him of a serious life risk.

Explaining the efficacy of the procedure, Dr Praveen Chandra, Chairman, Interventional Cardiology, Heart Institute who led the procedure with Dr Saibal Kar, a world-renowned interventional cardiologist explained, “In severe cases of heart valve leakage in which the patient does not respond to medicines and can’t undergo the standard heart valve repair / replacement surgery because of risk factors such as age, weakness or prior heart surgery, we can now offer the MitraClip procedure. (UNI)