360° Diagnostics

Dedicated to providing multidisciplinary medical care and backed by state-of-the-art facilities

Cardiology

The Cardiology Department of STAR Hospitals imparts exceptional quality care, excellent treatment and improved quality of life for our patients. Our cardiologists diagnose, treat and manage common and rare heart conditions, the symptoms of which are:

  • Chest pain
  • Chest Pressure
  • Shortness of breath or breathlessness
  • Palpitations
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Swelling of feet
  • High blood pressure
  • Speech difficulties
  • Vision changes

Star Hospitals offers a full range of services in every subspecialty of cardiovascular diseases, including:

  • Outpatient department and clinical cardiology.
  • Non-invasive imaging facilities including echocardiogram (3D and tissue doppler), stress testing, CT coronary angio and cardiac MRI.
  • Cardiac catheterization studies.
  • Primary Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
  • Arrhythmia diagnosis and treatment
  • Trans radial Coronary Interventions
  • Complex Coronary Interventions like Bifurcation Lesions, Chronic Total Occlusions, Ostial Lesions, Multi-vessel Complex Angioplasty and Post Bypass Graft Interventions
  • Balloon Valvotomies
  • FFR and IFR tests for borderline coronary lesions
  • Intracoronary imaging, IVUS and OCT
  • Carotid, Renal and Peripheral Interventions
  • Device Closure of ASD, VSD and PDA
  • Endovascular aneurysm repair of abdominal and thoracic aorta (EVAR and TEVAR)
  • Permanent pacemaker implantations (including MRI compatible pacemaker)
  • Electrophysiology studies and Radio frequency ablation (EPS + RFA)
  • Automated intracardiac defibrillator implantation (AICD)
  • Cardiac resynchronisation therapy for weak hearts (CRT and CRT-D)
  • Newer facilities of transcutaneous aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and leadless pacemaker (MICRA) available.

STAR Hospitals’ Cardiology Department boasts of the following:

  • Two latest fully digital flat panel Cardiac Catheterization Labs with MAC labs to enable the Cardiologist to perform the most complex interventional procedures
  • A full-fledged 18 bed ICU equipped to deal with all cardiovascular emergencies manned by highly qualified nurses, resident doctors and Cardiologists round the clock
  • State of the art Treadmill, Holter and Echo machines (with Tissue Doppler imaging, 4D Doppler multiplane imaging and Transoesophageal Echocardiogram)
  • Full-fledged Paediatric Cardiology Unit with dedicated Echo, Lab and ICU facilities

Dr. Ramesh Gudapati

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr. A N Patnaik

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr. Jagadeesh Babu K

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. P V Ramachandra Raju

Consultant Cardiologist

Dr. Naveen Krishna Kamana

Consultant Cardiologist