The cardiology department at Sparsh Superspecialty Hospitals provides comprehensive interventional cardiology services including endovascular and structural heart disease interventions. We are a dedicated, highly qualified team of professionals who believe and practice patient centered care. We are equipped with the state of the art cardiac catheterization laboratory, a dedicated cardiac ICU, cardiology wards, outpatient block and non-invasive cardiac testing laboratory. Our team comprises of senior interventional cardiologists, cardiology registrars, cardiac nurses and cardiology technicians who provide comprehensive solutions to cardiological problems.
Non-Invasive Cardiology Services
- Trans-thoracic echocardiography (Adult, Paediatric and neonatal)
- Trans-oesophageal echocardiography
- Dobutamine stress echocardiography
- Treadmill testing
- Holter monitoring
Interventional Cardiology Services
Primary Angioplasty Programme (24/7 round the year)
We pride in providing primary angioplasty services to heart attack patients round the clock at our center. A dedicated team of interventional cardiologists, emergency medicine physicians, cardiac nurses, cardiac technicians and ambulance services are involved in obtaining fantastic door to balloon times. Primary angioplasty is the gold standard treatment for acute myocardial infarction and greatly improves morbidity and mortality as compared to thrombolysis when available.
Complex Coronary Angioplasty
We provide comprehensive angioplasty services to patients with angina and acute coronary syndromes. We regularly revascularise patients who have complex coronary disease with calcification, tortuosity and heavy thrombus burden. We are adept at using adjuvant techniques like IVUS, FFR, rotablation and OCT to optimize outcomes in our patients.
We provide percutaneous solutions to patients with vascular disease of lower limbs via balloon and stent angioplasty. We perform endovascular stenting for various aortic diseases like aortic aneurysm, aortic occlusion and type B aortic dissections. Renal artery and carotid angioplasty procedures performed at our center completes comprehensive endovascular therapeutics to patients with all types of vascular disease.
Percutaneous mitral valvotomies are performed routinely Sparsh Superspecialty Hospitals. We also treat patients with pulmonary and aortic stenosis with balloon valvotomies when indicated.
We provide interventional therapeutics for common congenital heart defects like atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect and patent ductus arteriosus via percutaneous device closures.
We are adept at device therapies for conditions like heart block, ventricular tachyarrhythmias and heart failure. We implant various pacemaker devices including single chamber, dual chamber, biventricular pacemaker and internal cardioverter defibrillator.
We impart catheter based diagnostics and radiofrequency ablations for tachyarrhythmia patients.
We perform AV fistulograms to assess AV fistula related problems like delayed maturation, juxta anastomotic stenosis, proximal vein and central vein stenosis in patients with chronic renal failure. We provide therapeutic solutions to these patients by performing fistuloplasty.
Dr. Kumar Kenchappa
Dr. Kumar is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at SPARSH Hospitals, Bangalore. He has c...