Valve Replacement & Repair

Heart is a muscle which pumps blood around the lungs and rest of the body. There are four valves in the heart and the job of each valve is to make sure that blood flows in the correct direction. Tricuspid [...]

Tetralogy of Fallot

Tetralogy of Fallot is a type of congenital (birth) heart defect that causes low oxygen levels in the blood. This leads to cyanosis (a bluish-purple color to the skin). Tetralogy of Fallot / TOF is a cardiac anomaly that refers [...]

Robotic Heart Surgery

Robotically-assisted heart surgery, also called closed-chest heart surgery, is a type of minimally invasive heart surgery performed by a cardiac surgeon. The surgeon uses a specially-designed computer console to control surgical instruments on thin robotic arms. This technology allows surgeons […]

Pacemaker Implantation

Pacemaker implantation is a surgical procedure where a small electrical device called a pacemaker is implanted in your chest. The pacemaker sends regular electrical pulses that help keep your heart beating regularly. Having a pacemaker fitted can greatly improve your […]

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)

Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is a type of surgery that diverts blood around narrowed or clogged parts of the major arteries to improve blood flow to the heart. Surgeons use CABG to treat people who have severe coronary heart […]

Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) / Ventricular Septal Defect

An atrial septal defect (ASD) is a hole in the wall between the two upper chambers of the heart (atria) the left & right Atrium. A hole can vary in size and may close on its own or may require […]

Angioplasty / Balloon Angioplasty

Angioplasty is a procedure used to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels arteries or veins. Angioplasty involves temporarily inserting and inflating a tiny balloon where your artery is clogged to help widen the artery. Angioplasty is often combined with the […]