Heart Specialist(s) in India

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the popular procedures performed by a heart specialist in India?

Heart surgery procedures are complex and complicated and are performed to manage a diverse spectrum of abnormalities and diseases of the heart and the blood vessels. Following are the few procedures frequently performed in India:

  • Angioplasty: Non-surgical procedure, where a balloon is used to eliminate the heart artery blockage caused by plaque deposition.
  • Pacemaker Implantation: Implantation of medical device to transmit the electrical impulses. This procedure is used in case the heart’s conduction system is functioning abnormally or if there is lag in the heart’s natural pacemaker.
  • Heart (Cardiac) Bypass: A surgery performed to restore the blood supply to an obstructed artery of the heart.
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Bypass: Also referred to as ‘keyhole’ heart surgery, a minimally invasive approach is used for correcting coronary heart disease in which a small 4 cm incision is made on the left side of the chest to access the heart.
  • Heart Valve Replacement: Damaged heart valve is replaced with artificial grafts or synthetic heart valves or other body tissues.
  • Paediatric Heart Surgery: Performed in new-borns, infants, and children with heart problems.
  • Robotic Heart Surgery: This highly advanced technique used robot-controlled tools for minimally invasive surgery.
  • Heart Transplant: Treatment approach adopted when all the other methods have failed or if the patient is in the stage of end-stage heart failure. In this process, the patient’s heart is replaced with a healthy (donor’s) heart.
  • Left Ventricular Assist Device: Surgical approach where a pump is implanted which helps the left ventricle to pump the blood.
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A minimally invasive surgical technique where a new valve is inserted in the diseased valve.
Why should you choose a Heart Specialist from India?

Heart specialists in India are equipped and updated with the most recent and most advanced developments and techniques in cardiology.

Heart specialists in India go through a challenging academic curriculum and need to qualify for exceptionally competitive examinations. First, a medical student must complete a very rigorous 5 ½ years actual graduation (MBBS) that includes an internship. He/she operates in multiple clinical departments on a rotational basis to obtain clinical experience in all clinical disciplines.

Post completion of actual graduation, doctors prepare for a nationwide entrance, and upon qualifying the same, they can apply for MD, MS (specialization of 3 years) to become a specialist doctor (heart specialist) or Diploma (2 years).

Recent regulation in India also mandates all doctors to complete 2-5 years of compulsory rural service enriching the clinical exposure and better practical experience.

Apart from this, several doctors travel abroad to work with globally recognized medical experts and complete distinguished courses to possess exceptional clinical expertise. Heart specialists in India focus on gaining technical expertise.

The majority of heart specialists in India are entitled to fellowships from the topmost and well recognized global institutes and the exposure of working with internationally recognized healthcare professionals. This makes the Indian heart specialists more suitable and versatile to numerous techniques, approaches, and methods for various surgical treatments.

What is the average consulting fee of a Heart Specialist in India?

The average consulting fee charged by a heart specialist in India is INR 1000 to INR 3000. The fee variation is due to the clinic's location, the overall experience possessed, and expertise of the professional, and the success rate for the treatment given so far.

What are the types of heart specialists in India?
  • Cardiologist: Heart specialists expertized in diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients for cardiovascular problems.
  • Interventional cardiologist: Heart specialists who specialize in diagnosing and treating diseases of the heart and blood vessels using nonsurgical, catheter-based procedures and specialized imaging techniques.
  • Invasive Cardiologist: Cardiologist who performs cardiac catheterization, and evaluated damaged heart valves.
  • Non-invasive Cardiologist: Heart specialist who performs diagnosis and treatment to cardiac problems by performing diagnostic tests such as stress tests and echocardiograms.
  • Paediatric cardiologists: Specialist who has expertise in diagnosis and treatment of heart problems in new-born, infants, and children.
  • Cardiac Electrophysiologist: Specializes in diagnosis and treatment of abnormal heart rhythms (concerned with electrical activities).
  • Cardiothoracic Surgeon: Specialist who are expert in carrying out the surgery of heart, lungs, and thorax. Vascular Surgeon: Doctors who surgically treat diseases of the arteries, veins, and lymphatic veins.
How do I schedule an Online Consultation with the best Heart Specialist in India?
MediGence brings some of the most experienced and awarded Heart Specialist from all over India. To avail the online consultation with the doctor:
  • Simply search the doctor by name or the speciality by clicking here
  • Select the doctor of your choice.
  • Chose the day for the consultation.
  • Quick registration in one single step.
  • Pay online using PayPal to book an appointment for the video consultation with the top Heart Specialist.
Which are the countries from where I can avail Heart Specialist for telemedicine?
You can avail the doctors from over 10+ countries. Heart Specialist are available from India, Thailand, Turkey, Spain, Dubai and many more destinations. You can pick and choose the specialist from the country of your choice based on your preferences and requirements.
How much does it cost for the online consultation with the Heart Specialist?
You have the option to choose the doctor from the pool of our handpicked top Heart Specialist from worldwide. The video consultation charges differ from country to the country starting from 25 USD and it goes up to 750 USD. You may find all the information about the top Heart Specialist, consultation charges on our website. Please follow the link medigence.com/telemedicine to start your journey with us.
How does MediGence ensure that online consultation is safe on their platform?
We strictly follow HIPAA and GDPR compliance level data safety and security standards. We do not store any data with respect to your online consultation with the doctor and moreover your medical records are stored in the HIPAA compliant cloud in the encrypted format. Once you finish your video consultation with the doctor, you receive a link on your email and the dashboard to download the recording that is valid only for 72 hours. On expiry, the video is permanently deleted.
What is the health care infrastructure of India / Why should opt for India as a destination for your medical treatment?
India is recognized for its strict rules and regulations which has kept the country in strict discipline. As an upside, the country has well-maintained regulations for every process and impressive medical healthcare facilities which has garnered thousands of visitors from across the world. The reasons for opting hospitals in India is the astounding treatment options available at a very cost effective price range, which is undoubtedly affordable than most of the developed countries across the world. Besides the well-planned infrastructure, the treatment options and alternatives offered are tempting enough. Apart from that, the country also flaunts high success rates and has thus been able to cure some of the most complex diseases in the world.
What are the conditions of the hospitals in India? Are they JCI certified. What is the quality of the support staff in the hospitals?
Contrary to a few decades back, the hospitals in India have upgraded manifolds. The conditions of the multispecialty clinics have been modified to include the modern amenities and devices at large. This makes it ideally competent to the healthcare infrastructure in other developed countries making it capable of providing uncompromised treatment options to the medical tourists. A few of the hospitals and multispecialty clinics have earned due JCI certification and are thus, counted among the most trusted hospitals in the country. One of the most important aspects of availing healthcare benefits from any hospital is the quality of the support staff. Besides owning proficient doctors and surgeons, the efficiency of the support staff plays a major role on the health of the candidate. Keeping in mind the necessity, the staffs are well-trained to deal with every kind of situation thereby ensuring complete safety to the patients.
Are the doctors/surgeons in India of the best quality?
One of the many reasons for the success of medical and health department of India, is the supreme quality of the medical professionals. The doctors and surgeons providing treatments in India are globally recognized for their service towards the medical field. Furnished with degrees from reputed universities and decades of training and experience, the doctors have earned high success rates throughout their professional career.
What is the process for obtaining medical visa in India?
The Korean embassy follows a strict protocol for obtaining visa for travelling to the country. The necessary documents (photocopies and original) have been listed on their official website and should be strictly adhered to. However, one must definitely keep the documents at hand while applying for the same:
  • Two recent passport size photographs of the candidate not older than six months
  • Visa application fee which needs to be paid
  • Photocopy of the visa application fee paid
  • Confirmation of the duly filled visa application form
  • Civil status of the candidate
  • Copy of the entire travel itinerary
  • Proof of round ticket of flight as well as the accommodation reserved for staying
  • Other documents like birth certificate, residential proof, etc., which may also be required.
What support services does MediGence provide in India?
Keeping in mind every travelling protocol listed by the government, MediGence ensures a hassle-free medical travelling experience in India. Right from the beginning of the journey to the end, MediGence assists the candidates and the family with utmost care thereby making the stay as comfortable as it can be. Hence, here is a list of services provided for candidate satisfaction:
  • Medical travel and insurance query related support
  • Medical travel guidance
  • Visa Assistance
  • Free airport to hospital transfer
  • On-Ground Support
  • Teleconsultations
  • Visa Assistance
  • Accommodations Assistance
  • Free Airport to Hospital Transfer
  • Rehabilitation and recovery services
Which are the best cities in India for medical treatment?
There are several cities which provide impressive medical benefits and are open for both national and international tourists. However, the best cities in India for medical treatment are:
  • New Delhi
  • Mumbai
  • Bengaluru
  • Chennai