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Achievements of Institute of Cardiac Sciences

Vydehi Institute of cardiac sciences designed to serve your heart’s needs. It is distinguished by the services of highly qualified senior full-time surgeons and physicians. The services of specialists are available round the clock to attend the emergencies.

Mrs. D.A. Kalpaja, the director of the VIMS & RC, has proved by her action that life is not its duration but lies in its dedication, commitment, and achievement. According to her Vydehi Institute of Cardiac Science is one of the Centers of excellence in Vydehi Hospital. All surgeries of Cardiac Science met with 100% success with a track record of 1000 Cardiac Surgeries. The Institute of Cardiac Science is committed to providing affordable healthcare to the lesser privileged sections of society providing healthcare absolutely free to the truly poor. Cardiac surgeries have been performed for the nominal cost in India which is inclusive of Medicines & Food. The crew behind the mission lead by the director has been phenomenal in getting funds for the operations conducted for the underprivileged. It has also associated with the scheme of the Prime Minister National Relief Fund (PMNRF).

The extensive services of the department include adult cardiac surgery, adult and pediatric valve repairs and replacements, and a coronary care unit. The team comprises highly skilled cardiothoracic surgeons, anesthetists, intensive care specialists, and dedicated critical care nurses. Treating cardiac disorders from pediatric to the elderly and 60% of them are from West Bengal.

Exploring the frontiers of cutting-edge research in angiogenesis, endothelium-coated grafts, pericardial patches and more are Homograft and Xenograft facilities. The institute is really ‘matching to the beat of a different drum’. At Vydehi Institute of Cardiac Sciences matters of the heart, so to speak is a consuming interest.