Cardiothoracic surgery deals with the treatment of diseases which affects organs inside thorax, heart and lungs. Cardiothoracic surgeon can operate heart, chest and lungs. A cardiothoracic surgeon is a specialist who operates on the heart, lungs and other thoracic (chest) organs. As well as performing surgery, they also diagnose and treat diseases of these organs.
Heart (cardiac) and chest (thoracic) surgeons at Vivekananda Hospital in Durgapur treat conditions of the heart, lungs and chest. Each year our cardiothoracic surgeons perform hundreds of procedures, from minimally invasive surgeries of the lungs and chest to endovascular procedures, such as coronary bypass and valve surgeries, as well as mechanical support of the heart.
Vivekananda Hospital surgeons are on the leading edge of treating cardiovascular and cardiothoracic conditions, including those that are rare and complex. They use the latest innovations in heart surgery.