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Heritage Hospitals stands as one of the most reliable and trusted centres for performing pacemaker implantation in Varanasi. We have the best cardiac team equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to treat heart ailments by regulating the patient’s health. The surgical procedure of packets will be performed depending on the patient's health condition and preferences.

 

Your heart is a delicate organ that needs immense care. There are a lot of complications that might affect your heart, including rhythm-related heart ailments. Here’s how pacemaker implantation in Varanasi comes into the picture. The surgical procedure involves implanting a pacemaker in the patient’s chest through in patient's chest through a minimally invasive procedure.

 

Different Types of Pacemaker Implantation

 

At Heritage, our experts will evaluate your condition and identify the correct type of pacemaker implantation in Varanasi before undergoing surgery. There are three types of devices used in the pacemaker implantation procedure:

 

  • Single chamber pacemaker – It involves one lead wire attaching to the pulse generator to one chamber of your heart. They are recommended for patients who need pacing support for their right ventricle.


  • Dual chamber pacemaker – It involves two lead wires attaching to connect the pulse generator to two heart chambers. The device aids in coordinating the contraction of the right atrium and right ventricle.


  • Biventricular pacemaker – It is known as the cardiac resynchronization therapy used for people with heart failure. It states the heart's lower chamber, including the right and left ventricles, ensures the efficient rhythm of the heart.

 

Benefits of Pacemaker Implantation

 

At Heritage Hospital, our doctors recommend pacemaker implantation to reduce the symptoms of rhythm-related heart conditions. Here are some benefits of pacemaker implantation in Varanasi.

 

  • Once pacemakers are implanted, they will last long without maintenance.


  • It is a minimally invasive procedure that offers immediate relief.


  • The pacemakers can be customized to function in various ways, stimulating the heart's upper or lower chamber.

 

How is Pacemaker Implantation Procedure Performed?

 

At Heritage Hospital, the pacemaker implantation procedure in Varanasi is performed on the patient's medical condition. Before the surgery, the doctor will consult you about your condition and overall health. Also, you will be asked to undergo some diagnostic tests, including ECG, stress tests, and more, to know the exact evaluation of your heart.

 

The steps involved in the procedure are:

 

  • An experienced team of cardiologists will carry out the pacemaker implantation procedure in Varanasi.


  • The patient will be administered anaesthesia to help them relax throughout the surgery.


  • After cleaning the patient's upper chest, the surgeon will make tiny incisions where the packet will be implanted and attached to the heart.


  • After numbing the incision zone, the surgeon will guide the lead through the veins using X-ray monitors.


  • The leads will be attached to the pacemaker and placed into the pocket.


  • A small test will be carried out to ensure the proper functioning of the pacemaker.


  • Once done, the surgeon will close the incision and properly cover it with dressings.

 

Why Should You Choose Heritage Hospital?

 

At Heritage Hospital, we offer excellent cardiac care under one roof. We assure you you get the desired outcomes from initial consultation to final rehabilitation. Here’s why you should choose us:

 

  • A team of trained and passionate cardiac specialists


  • Modern infrastructure synced with the latest technology


  • Patient-centred care, tailored to unique needs and health requirements


  • Commitment to excellence and holistic healthcare


  • A dedicated and state-of-the-art critical care centre to handle all the emergencies skillfully and timely.

 

How does the Heritage Hospital Medical Team Manage the Risks and Complications?

 

At Heritage, we perform safe and effective pacemaker implantation in Varanasi. However, every medical procedure has certain risks and complications due to the surgical installation, and a pacemaker is no exception. The surgery might cause bleeding, bruising, and rare allergic reactions. Nonetheless, our experts employ the following preventive measures to prevent severe symptoms:

 

  • Immediate Postoperative period – After the pacemaker implantation surgery, we will monitor the patients periodically. The heart’s rhythm and vital signs will be observed closely to ensure the proper functioning of the pacemaker.


  • Incision care – Our experts will provide instructions on how to take care of the incision zone, including proper cleaning and changing dressings, to prevent any infections.


  • Medication management – We might prescribe certain medications, including antibiotics and pain relievers, to effectively manage and prevent infections.


  • Follow-up appointments – We emphasize regular follow-up appointments after pacemaker implantations in Vrasna to monitor the function and proper healing of the patients. We will also adjust the setting of the device to optimize the performance.


  • Awareness of electromagnetic interference – Our experts make sure to spread awareness on how to be cautious around devices that emit electromagnetic fields. It includes MRI machines, giant magnets, and other electronic equipment.

 

At Heritage Hospital, our renowned cardiologists and surgeons diagnose and treat thousands of individuals with heart ailments. We give our best to perform the safe pacemaker implantation in Varanasi, ensuring you are leading a happy, heart-healthy life.

Dr. Sudhakar Singh

(MD, DM (Cardiology))

Designation:  

Consultant Cardiology

Category:  

Cardiology (Heart)

Specialization:  

Cardiology

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Dr Nikhil Jha

(MD, DM (Cardiology))

Designation:  

Consultant Cardiology

Category:  

Cardiology (Heart)

Specialization:  

Cardiology

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FAQ’s

This procedure is advised to maintain a normal heart rate/rhythm in patients with meagre heart rates due to any disease process. It is not required to be done if the patient’s natural heart rate is returned after TPI.
In this procedure, Permanent pacing leads are placed into the heart, which is attached to a permanent pulse generator underneath the skin surface of the chest wall to produce an average heart contraction rate.
The cost of pacemaker implantation in Varanasi ranges from Rs. 18,000-25,000 per the device's need, choice and price. This cost does include medication charges but not hospitalisation stays. That is separately charged.
Pacemakers generally last 5 to 7 years or longer, depending on the device used and its usage.
Depending on the patient’s condition, he can be implanted with three types of pacemakers: Single Chamber Pacemaker, Dual Chamber Pacemaker, and Biventricular Pacemaker.
The initial payment of the total cost of the procedure is essential. Yes, one can pay the entire amount in two parts. However, no discounts are permissible.
The procedure usually takes one to one and a half hours. However, it may take some more time in some instances.
If the permanent pacemaker implantation fails, The patient’s are at an increased risk of heart strokes and heart failure.
The Success Rate of Pacemaker Surgery in Varanasi is approximately 65.5% on average.
Qualified and highly skilled Cardiologists perform the procedure.
In Heritage Hospitals, the procedure is performed by highly skilled cardiologists with years of experience.
Yes, Permanent Pacemaker Implantation is a long and significant procedure that requires prior consent before it is carried out on the patient.
Any adult who understands the risks and benefits of the procedure can sign the consent form. The patient is the preferred candidate to sign the document. If not, any attendant can do it on the patient’s behalf.
The patient should follow everything per the pre-procedure of the referring cardiologist' instructions.
After the surgery, the patient should follow all the instructions strictly, as said by the referring cardiologists. He should regularly and periodically follow up with his doctor.
Temporary Pacemaker Implantation is not a daycare procedure and requires hospitalisation for approximately 3-5 days.
Yes, the surgery requires Anaesthesia. Permanent Pacemaker Implantation requires Local anaesthesia to be carried out.
Permanent Pacemaker Implantation surgery’s results are evident immediately after the surgery.
The procedure has life-threatening risks if the patient doesn’t follow the instructions strictly and carefully. These risks are explained to the patient before the procedure.
Normally, electronic devices and appliances do not affect pacemakers, nor do they cause any harm to patients.
No, the repeat procedures are not free of cost. You need to pay again the entire procedure cost for it to be performed.
Failures are uncommon in Permanent Pacemaker Implantation; thus, a money refund isn’t done in case of surgery failure. However, the money is undoubtedly returned in case of an unperformed surgery.

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