Topiwala National Medical College And Bai Yamunabai Laxman Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai.
Department of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery
About the Department
and thoracic surgery department contributes as one of milestone in history of
cardiac surgery Dr.B.R. kalke, who was the first head of the department,
acknowledged as one of the forefathers of Indian open heart surgery. Later on
dr. Kalke retired in 1985 as Dean of the Nair hospital. He gave the world the
design for heart valve almost half a century ago. Based on his design, the
current most widely used mechanical valve is made. He setup the experimental
lab and revolutionizes and improves the surgical technique of cardiac surgery.
Continue to work on his footstep , currently the department is well equipped with
two operational theater and fully functional recovery room and giving best service to poor needy patients.
treatment in all the subspecialties of Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
field. We have two new state of the operation theatre (OT) well equipped for
various cardiovascular thoracic surgeries. The following surgeries are
conducted on a regular basis. All types of
cardiovascular thoracic surgery like adult simple and complex cardiac
surgeries pediatric cardiac surgeries,
peripheral revascularization surgeries, thoracic surgeries .Coronary artery
Double Valve Replacement
AV canal defect
TricuspidÂ valve Annuloplasty Repair and Replacement