Westfort Hitech Hospital has a Cardiology department with a team of the Best cardiologists in Kerala. The speciality department deals with diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, Valvular heart disease and electrophysiologic abnormalities. Our experienced team of cardiologists and cardiac surgeons in the country deliver the best in Cardiac care and has made Westfort Hitech Hospital into a centre of excellence in cardiology and cardiac surgery.
With a full-fledged Unit equipped with all the necessary life-saving equipment and technical expertise the Department is capable of managing various cardiac emergencies. We have launched the latest and the most advanced cardiovascular services under the auspices of our Cardiovascular Centre. The latest Hi–tech Cath Lab, two Cardiac Operation Theatres, a 16-bedded well – equipped and well–manned Intensive Coronary Care Unit, Post Cardiac Surgery Unit, IABP, Defibrillators, Multi- parameter Monitors, Treadmill Test, Echo Cardiography & Color Doppler, Pacemaker, Pulse Oximeter, Centralized Oxygen & Suction and other amenities facilitate us to give ardent cardiac care to the patients especially in complex open heart surgeries, at an affordable cost.
About 460 cases of open heart surgery were completed at our Center. Mortality rate is very negligible, ie., about 0.02 per cent. All percutaneous, non-coronary and coronary interventions, including Primary Angioplasty are done at reasonable cost by the Best cardiologists in Kerala. A preventive cardiology wing provides round the clock facility of Primary Angioplasy for AMI, Cardiologist and Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Cathlab and expert team with advanced equipment.
Hi-Tech is credited as the first center in Kerala to do Endo Ventricular Patchplasty (EVPP). About 50 cases of EVPP have done so far with good short-term results. Our Center is famous for doing CABG for ESRD cases. We have eminent Doctors specialized in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Laser and Thrombectomy in Primary Angioplasty for myocardial infraction, High-risk PCI, Multilevel PCI+ Graft PCI.