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Save Your Heart and Your Bank Account

Heart surgery can break the bank. An American heart bypass procedure can cost a patient over $144,000. Patients are finding medical tourism a more sensible option, with an Indian heart bypass procedure only costing around $5,200.

Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization

Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization is a minimally invasive procedure performed with the help of a catheter to assess the condition of the heart. The technique is used to determine coronary circulation, blood flow/pressure, condition of heart chambers and heart valve function.

It is frequently used to diagnose heart conditions such as stenosis(narrowing of blood vessel), thrombosis(formation of clot), occlusion(sudden blockage of coronary arteries) and atherosclerosis in coronary arteries. Blood samples from the heart, injection of dye for x-ray visualization, study of pressure in various heart chambers can also be performed.

The data collected from the procedure is used to determine the course of action to remedy the heart condition. Accordingly, medicines, surgery or a percutaneous coronary intervention may be prescribed.


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              Featured Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization Providers Abroad


              Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh

              Melaka, Malaysia


              Languages: English

              Established in 1986, Pantai Hospital Ayer Keroh has provided unwavering healthcare commitment to the Melaka comminuty for over two decades. Since moving to its present premises in Ayer Keroh in August...

              Damian Medical Center

              Warsaw, Poland


              Accreditation: ISO 9001

              Languages: English, Polish

              The Damian Medical Centre was established in 1994. It offers a wide range of medical care services provided in the Hospital and five outpatient clinics. They employ physicians in all specialisations w...

              UZ Leuven (Campus Gasthuisberg)

              Flemish Brabant, Belgium


              Accreditation: JCI

              Languages: English, French

              UZ Leuven is able to offer its patients high-quality care. As a result, our hospital has been able to develop into a leading reference centre. In the future, UZ Leuven intends to consolidate and furth...

              NTT Medical Center Tokyo

              Tokyo, Japan


              Accreditation: JCI

              Languages: English, Japanese

              We take pride in delivering optimum services remembering always that each patient is our ultimate customer.

              The goal of the NTT Medical Center Tokyo is, as the symbol of social contribu...
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