Biological Valve Replacement
Open Heart Surgery
Cardiology Treatments in Iran
What is Cardiology?
Cardiology is a medical term which specializes in dealing with the disorders which take place in the human heart. This field looks into diagnosis and treatments of various kinds of heart disorders such as heart failure, congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, Electrophysiology and valvular heart disease.
Today Cardiology treatment in Iran has come up as a suitable option to get rid of any of the heart defects as the cost in Iran of any of the treatments is the best and that too at rates which are affordable. Because of these benefits of choosing in Iran, any of the treatments, many foreigners have come down here to solve their trouble of heart diseases.
Non-Invasive Cardiology and Diagnostic
Non-invasive cardiology and diagnostics look into the detection and the treatment of heart disease where in there is involvement of tests for evaluating and then diagnosing the disorders of the heart. A patient who has a history of heart disease, chest pain with reasons that are unknown or valvular heart comes for non-invasive evaluation that can be done through Electrocardiogram (ECG), 2-D Colour Doppler, Peripheral Doppler, TEE Echo, Holter and Stress Echo or Stress Test.
Invasive and Interventional Cardiology
Invasive Cardiology is that sub-specialty of cardiology that deals with the diagnosis and therapeutic procedures of cardiovascular defects. These procedures need the insertion of instruments through the skin, into the body of the patient for treating the disease. The procedures are many, like-gated blood pool studies, coronary angiography, stenting, etc.
Interventional Cardiology is a field that deals mainly with catheter-based treatments of heart diseases. Most of the Interventional cardiology treatments such as Balloon Angioplasty, Carotid Stents and Stroke Intervention, Congenital Heart Defect Correction, Fractional Flow Reserve, Peripheral Atherectomy, etc. are done in the cardiovascular system, are less painful, less risk of infection and have a little recovery span.
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
Also known as Coronary Artery Bypass surgery and heart bypass or bypass surgery is a surgical process which is undertaken for relieving angina and reduction of risk of death from coronary artery disease.
Heart Valve Replacement
Heart valve replacement has to be done when the valve of the heart does not work properly, and they might not open at all or close, and in that case, surgery might be required. There are various types of valves available today, and the kind which one should opt for depends on some considerations such as age, valve condition, gender, etc.
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery is a kind of heart surgery that is performed children for repairing heart defects which occur at the time of birth which is known as congenital heart diseases. Pediatric Cardiac Surgery is necessary for the well-being of the child.
This surgery is done to take care of various diseases in children such as Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Total correction or Four Abnormality correction (TOF).