The surgical procedure is to repair or replace a valve in the heart that is not working properly because of valvular heart disease. It is an open-heart surgery through the breastbone into the chest, it is a procedure that can last from two hours to more and can take several weeks of recovery.
But with technological advancement, there are ways to minimize the effects and risks of open-heart surgery. Dr. Kshitij Dubey specializes in the newer, less invasive procedures suitable for some types of valvular heart diseases. Consult about your heart health now with the best cardiac surgeon in Indore
How it is done?
Heart Valves are responsible for the control of the flow of blood by making it move in one direction through heart and body. If a valve is not working correctly, blood flow and the network of blood vessels that is responsible for the circulation of oxygen throughout the body are affected.
While it can be treated with mediation, a serious condition can be resolved only by
- Valve repair Surgery
- Valve Replacement Surgery