Heart ailments and problems among children below the age of 18, although not very common, are increasing at an alarming rate in the country today. These may be arising from a variety of factors, including, but not limited to the following:
- Unhealthy lifestyle
- Smoking and consumption of alcohol by the mother during pregnancy etc.
Cardiac ailments in children can take a variety of forms, from minor ailments that can be cured by short- term medication, to ones that may require surgical intervention.
Keeping your child’s health and well-being, we at Narayana Health offer the following services in order to take care of your child’s heart:
- Diagnostic Electrophysiology studies
- Catheter Ablation of Arrhythmias
- Lead Extraction
- Resynchronization therapy for heart failure
- Transtelephonic arrhythmia monitoring
- Pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillators and follow-up treatment
At Narayana Health, we understand the importance of instant and proper treatment of any and every heart ailment, and thus, with a team comprising of the best child cardiologists and experts in the country, we aim to give your child the best possible care and treatment.
Electrophysiological Study Centre
Electrophysiology Interventions have been pioneered at Narayana Health and one of the largest numbers of Radiofrequency Ablations in the country are being performed here. These include procedures on SVT and VT. Procedures are done using state-of-the-art mapping systems.
All forms of device implants, including Pacemakers, ICDs and CRT are done – again among the highest in the country.
Narayana Health is one of the few hospital groups in the country offering LEAD EXTRACTION non- surgically in patients infected leads.
Narayana Health is one of the pioneers in the country in Renal Denervation Therapy in Resistant Hypertension.
NH Arrhythmia Service
NH Arrhythmia Centre working under the aegis of the Division of Cardiology implements a proven, integrated approach for the management of these heart rhythm conditions. Hospitals and Clinics of Narayana Health group across the Country are seamlessly integrated to provide state-of-the-art management in Cardiac Arrhythmias. A dedicated team of highly trained cardiac electro-physiologists work together to provide advanced Noninvasive and Invasive Arrhythmia services. The use of new technology and research keeps Narayana Health at the front line of clinical expertise.
Emergency Cardiac Services
All cardiac emergencies are treated at Narayana Health in the fully equipped Intensive Coronary Care Unit (ICCU). These include
- Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack)
- Sudden breathlessness (Acute Left Ventricular Failure)
- Angioplasty for Heart Attack