Dept. of Interventional Cardiology
Where hearts find healing and hope beats strong.
At St Thomas Hospital's Interventinal Cardiology Department, we specialize in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart diseases. Our experienced cardiologists possess a wealth of expertise in managing a wide range of cardiac conditions, including coronary artery disease, heart failure, arrhythmias, and congenital heart defects. We offer comprehensive services such as cardiac screenings, non-invasive diagnostic tests, interventional procedures, and personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient's unique needs. With a focus on evidence-based medicine, we strive to deliver the highest standards of cardiac care.
Choosing St Thomas Hospital's Interventinal Cardiology Department means entrusting your cardiovascular health to a team of dedicated professionals who prioritize your well-being.
Here's why you should choose us:
Expert Cardiologists: Our department boasts a team of highly skilled and experienced cardiologists who stay updated with the latest research and advancements in the field.
Advanced Technology: We have invested in cutting-edge diagnostic and treatment technologies, enabling us to provide accurate diagnoses and effective interventions.
Holistic Approach: We believe in a holistic approach to cardiac care, considering not only the physical aspects but also the emotional and psychological well-being of our patients.
Comprehensive Services: From preventive screenings to interventional procedures and rehabilitation, we offer a wide range of services to address all aspects of cardiac health.
Patient-Centered Care: We prioritize open communication, empathy, and collaboration with our patients, ensuring their concerns are heard and their treatment plans are personalized.
Our Interventinal Cardiology Department is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to support accurate diagnosis and effective treatments.
Advanced Imaging: We utilize cutting-edge imaging technologies such as echocardiography, cardiac MRI, and CT scans to obtain detailed images of the heart and its functioning.
Catheterization Labs: Our dedicated catheterization labs are equipped for a range of minimally invasive procedures like angioplasty, stent placement, and electrophysiology studies.
Cardiac Rehabilitation: We provide comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation programs to aid in the recovery and long-term management of heart conditions
24/7 Emergency Services: Our department offers round-the-clock emergency cardiac care, ensuring immediate attention in critical situations.
Collaborative Environment: We foster a collaborative environment where our cardiologists work alongside other specialists to provide integrated care, resulting in the best outcomes for our patients. Feel free to modify and adapt the content as per your requirements.
Doctors Speak- Interventional Cardiology
Dr Jojy Boben
Frequently Asked- Questions
Cardiologists specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions related to the heart and blood vessels. They play a crucial role in preventing, managing, and treating cardiovascular diseases, such as heart attacks, heart failure, and arrhythmias.
It is recommended to visit a cardiologist if you experience symptoms such as chest pain, shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat, dizziness, or high blood pressure. Additionally, individuals with a family history of heart disease or other risk factors may benefit from regular check-ups with a cardiologist.
Cardiologists use various diagnostic tests to assess heart health. These may include electrocardiograms (ECGs/EKGs), echocardiograms, stress tests, cardiac catheterization, and cardiac MRI/CT scans. These tests help identify and evaluate heart conditions and guide treatment plans.
Cardiologists employ a range of treatments and interventions depending on the specific condition. These may include lifestyle modifications, medications, cardiac procedures (such as angioplasty or stent placement), or even surgery, such as bypass surgery or heart valve repair/replacement.
Yes, many heart diseases can be prevented or managed through lifestyle changes. Cardiologists often emphasize the importance of a healthy diet, regular exercise, maintaining a healthy weight, managing stress, quitting smoking, and controlling conditions like high blood pressure and diabetes to reduce the risk of heart diseases.