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Minimal Access Cardio Thoracic Surgeries performed at AJ Hospital

Minimal Access Cardio Thoracic Surgeries performed at AJ Hospital

Jan 09, 2018 10:36:41 AM (IST)

Minimal Access Cardio Thoracic Surgeries performed at AJ Hospital-1Managluru: A J Hospital & Research Centre is a major referral centre in Mangalore and the surrounding districts. The hospital, which has achieved several milestones by conducting various rare surgeries and procedures, has performed many complex Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgeries with excellent results.

Minimal Access Surgery is a recent trend in Cardio thoracic Surgery and the team at A J Hospital has started performing surgeries with Minimal Access in all spheres of Cardio Thoracic Surgery. Series of cases were performed in Congenital, Adult Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeries.

A 35-year-old labourer from Karwar underwent Minimal Access Surgery where his coronary blocks were bypassed. A 17-year-old girl with a hole in her heart (ASD) too underwent successful Minimal Access Surgery.

Apart from these Thoracic cases VATS (Video Assisted Thoracoscopy) is routinely being done in appropriate cases.

These type of surgeries help patient to recover faster, are less painful and can be fast-tracked with invisible scars (cosmetic) without compromising in the quality of work.

Team includes Dr.JayaShankar Marla, Dr. Gourav Shetty, Dr. Sambhram Shetty and Cardiac Anasthetist Dr. Gururaj Thanthry.

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