Heart Disease is the number one cause of untimely deaths in the world. Bad lifestyle choices is the main cause for cardiac disease. Fatty food, lack of exercise, stress, smoking and alcohol are bad for heart health. Genetics also plays an important role in heart disease. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) is the most common amongst the heart diseases. Another common disease for which the treatment is done in Punjab is the heart valve disease. In this opening of the aortic or mitral valve is reduced due to calcification or stenosis as commonly called. This results in breathlessness and can cause cyanosis. Other heart diseases include blockage in heart arteries, irregular heart beat, hole in the heart, increase in the heart size, reduced blood pumping etc.
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement or Implantation (TAVR/TAVI) is a minimally invasive procedure performed at Bahra Hospital, Mohali, Punjab for replacement of a blocked or calcified aortic heart valve. TAVI/TAVR procedure at Bahra Hospital, Mohali, Punjab is done in a Cath Lab similar to an angiography. TAVI/TAVR procedure at Bahra Hospital, Mohali, Punjab is mostly done in patients who are not fit for an open heart valve replacement surgery or are considered to be high risk cases for an open heart surgery. In a TAVI/TAVR Procedure in India the hospital stay is very less and procedure is less risky as compared to open heart surgery for aortic valve replacement surgery. TAVI or TAVR procedure at Bahra Hospital, Mohali, Punjab is best for patients having long standing lung or kidney disease which makes them unfit for an open heart valve replacement surgery.
Dr is one of the best and extensively trained cardiologist and heart specialist for doing minimally invasive aortic valve replacement procedure TAVI/TAVR at Bahra Hospital, Mohali. The cost of TAVI procedure of heart at Bahra Hospital, Punjab is Rs.3,00,000 to 4,00,000 depending upon the type of implant used. The hospital stay is 2-3 day. The patient is called to the hospital for followup after 10 days. If you have an individual health insurance policy then this surgery is covered after a period of 2 years from the date of inception of the policy. However if you are a beneficiary of company given policy then the surgery is covered from day one. Always go through the terms of your health insurance policy like room rent capping and co-payment to avoid any kind of financial shocks later on.
Bahra Superspecialty Hospital is the biggest private hospital in the Tricity of Mohali, Chandigarh and Panchkula. Spread over 12 acres, the hospital has 250 beds at present which can be expanded to 1000 beds. Mr. Gurvinder Singh Bahra who is one of the most distinguished educationist in India has setup this hospital in the Kharar area of Mohali, Punjab.
Bahra Hospital has been in the forefront of deploying cutting edge technology for the benefit of its patients. Our Intensive Care Units are equipped with the latest ventilators, monitors and other life saving equipments. The Radiology department has the ultrafast 32 Slice CT Scanner, Ultrasound, Colour Doppler and Digital X-Ray to provide all the diagnostic services inhouse.
Our team of doctors include some of the best medical professionals in the field of Neurosurgery, Neurology, Cardiology, Oncology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Cosmetic Surgery, Orthopedics, Laparoscopic Surgery, Obgyn, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, ENT, Skin, Psychiatry, Dental and Physical Therapy.
Spread over 12 acres campus, this is the biggest hospital in the Tricity. The hospital which currently has 250 beds will be expanded to 1200 beds. Watch this Virtual Tour
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