The Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery Department (CTVS) at Columbia Asia Hospitals performs heart surgeries for a variety of diseases from childhood to adulthood. The surgeons are highly skilled and trained in some of the best institutions globally. The consultants practice evidence-based medicine and follow international treatment protocols.
The hospital has a state-of-the-art, contemporary infrastructure with specialised operating rooms and cardiac critical care unit. Modern equipment using the latest techniques, like transesophageal, transthoracic and 3D echography is available to enable accurate diagnosis. Support of CT scan, MRI and a modern cath lab has resulted in excellent outcomes of the treatments.
A multi-disciplinary team of consultants of cardiology, paediatricians, paediatric intensivists, intensivists, paediatric anaesthetists provide clinical support to the CTVS team.
Apart from the cardiac critical care unit, the hospital has a well equipped NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) and a PICU (paediatric intensive care unit) with specially trained doctors and nurses available to provide continuous monitoring and round-the-clock post operative and resuscitative care.
International infection control practices are followed to ensure minimal incidence of hospital acquired infections. All this is supported by periodic monitoring and calibration of equipments to improve efficiency.