How is aortic stenosis treated?

How is aortic stenosis treated?

The video talks about the treatment of aortic stenosis in children by Dr. Smita Mishra, Paediatric Cardiologist, Associate Director - Jaypee Hospital. The aortic stenosis might respond well to valvotomy procedures which is ballooning of the aortic valve. Later in life, these infants might need a repeat intervention such as valve replacement surgery in adolescent age group.

Dr. Smita Mishra

Completed MD (Pediatrics) from S S Medical College, Rewa (MP). Done FNB (Pediatric Cardiology) from Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi. Has an illustrious experience of more than 20 years. Specialized in Interventional Pediatric Cardiology, and Noninvasive Pediatric Cardiology. Holds expertise in treating and managing Atrial Septal Defects, Congenital Valve Problems, Arrhythmias, Congenital Heart Disease, Kawasakis disease etc. Well-regarded member of Indian Academy of Pediatrics. Chairperson of IAP Cardiology Chapter & Executive board member of Delhi IAP. Has many appreciated papers and presentations to her credit, and has significantly contributed to the medical literature. Conceptualized programme called Spandan for the children suffering from Heart disease at native place Rewa, Madhya Pradesh. Has been awarded the IMA Best Doctor Award in 2013.

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