Cardiac diseases still remain as number one killer in both developed and developing countries. Recent researches have shown that heart diseases are no longer considered as a disease that affects just men. Women especially over 50 are also at high risk of developing cardiovascular diseases.
Recent advances in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery opened up new horizons in treatment methods of these disorders with both with surgical and non-surgical way. Non-surgical and minimally invasive surgical procedures are getting more and more popular. This not only about a shorter hospitalization time. Cardiac Surgery with sub-axillary incision offers great post-operative advantages to the patients:
While it decreases the morbidity and mortality due to major open surgery, patient satisfaction and life quality improves after surgery. Diagnostic angiography, angioplasties including stent placement to occluded coronary vessels, removal of plaque at the site of the narrowing of the artery (atherectomy) are the most commonly conducted non-surgical procedures performed by qualified cardiologists known in their field. By-pass surgery in working heart and robotic cardiac surgery are successfully performed in many advanced and internationally accredited cardiovascular centers throughout Turkey.
Although angioplasty is the first considered treatment, for some types of blockages, coronary bypass surgery may be the best option. The procedure has been applied innumerable times with success by our highly experienced specialized doctors in Turkey.
Heart valve problems which make the heart work too hard are abnormalities in valves caused by birth defects, aging or certain diseases. The advanced techniques and contemporary technology makes it possible to successfully solve such problems, leading the patient towards a completely healthy life.
With less pain, lower risk of infection, and shorter hospitalization time for the recovery this unique technique offers same efficacy, quality and safety of a conventional approach while at the same time being cost-conscious.