Best Hospital for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Amritsar

At EMC Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit (CTVS ICU) we provide specialized care for adults with critical heart and vascular conditions. Our cardiology department is dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of various heart and vascular conditions, utilizing state-of-the-art technology and a multidisciplinary approach to patient care.

What is the Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit (CTVS ICU)?

CTVS ICU is an intensive care unit for patients going through surgical treatments. All the patients are under thorough examination of cardiothoracic intensive care consultants.

Cardiothoracic and vascular intensive care refers to the special attention given to patients with potentially reversible, acute, life-threatening cardiac, thoracic, or vascular-related conditions.

Services Offered at EMC

  • 24×7 emergency service
  • CABG for high-risk, emergency and redo cases
  • CABG with carotid endarterectomy
  • Valve Replacements using TAVI
  • Beating heart surgery
  • On Pump surgeries
  • Total Arterial Bypass Surgery including lima, rima and radial arteries
  • Thoracotomy and pneumonectomy
  • Aortic Dissections
  • Vascular surgeries like embolectomy and aortofemoral bypass graft

Facilities and Technologies

  • Dedicated Coronary Care Unit (CCU)
  • Advanced monitoring system
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump
  • Heart-lung machine
  • Intraoperative and Postoperative cardiac imaging systems

Conditions Treated

  • Coronary artery disease (CAD)
  • Aortic aneurysms, both thoracic and abdominal
  • Rheumatic heart disorder and degenerative valve disorders
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Adult and paediatric heart conditions

Treatment Approach

We adopt a patient-centric approach to cardiology treatment, focusing on individualized care plans tailored to each patient’s unique needs. Our holistic approach addresses not only the physical aspects of heart disease but also emotional and lifestyle factors, promoting overall heart health and well-being.  Book an appointment with us today to begin your journey towards a healthier heart.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Our Best Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist

No matter what your concern, your first stop is one of our
accessible, expert health professionals.

Dr Harshbir Singh Pannu

CTVS Surgeon


Dr. Danish

Dr Rajeev Kumar

Critical Care and ICUs

MBBS, MD Anesthesiology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Hospitals:
Patients admitted to CTVS ICU may include the following surgical patients: The patients undergoing intra-cardiac or coronary bypass surgery The patients undergoing thoracic aortic or aortic arch surgery The patients underwent surgery for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms The patients underwent primary vascular operations The patients housing massive pulmonary embolism The patients who had either a coronary stent deployed or are intubated The patients who had intra-aortic balloon pumps inserted  
Adults undergoing non-bypass operations, usually vascular or thoracic surgery Patients of heart or lung transplants who require intensive care Patients who require extracorporeal membrane oxygenation therapy Patients undergoing treatment of left ventricular assist device Before getting admitted, patients must consider the following factors : physiological reserve and biological age, the preceding chronic health status and quality of life, the severity of illness and probability of reversibility, and anticipated disability.
Patients can schedule appointments by contacting our cardiology department directly or through our online booking system.
Our team provides thorough pre-procedure instructions and post-procedure guidelines to ensure optimal outcomes and patient comfort.

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