What is Minimal Invasive Heart Bypass Surgery treatment?

What is Minimal Invasive Heart Bypass Surgery treatment?

In earlier times, bypass surgery was done as an open heart procedure which had lot of disadvantages. Owing to the disadvantages and whole body inflammatory response, minimal invasive surgery was introduced to avoid the use of heart-lung machine. Dr. O P. Yadava, Chief Cardiac Surgeon, National Heart Institute talks about minimal invasive bypass surgeries and Treatement  in this video. He describes about different forms of minimal invasive surgeries used currently and which helps to avoid pulmonary complications, deep wound infections and also disadvantages which were caused due to open heart bypass surgery.

Dr. OP Yadava

Dr. Yadava completed his medical graduation and Masters in Surgery from Maulana Azad Medical College and had joined Armed Forces as a Surgical Specialist. He cleared his DNB Examination in General Surgery in the year 1983 and completed his training in cardiothoracic surgery at the Cardio Thoracic Center, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune in 1985. For advanced training, went to Australia and worked under and along with some of the greatest cardiac surgeons of recent times. Besides adult cardiac surgery, he was also trained in Paediatric Cardiac Surgery in Melbourne & Japan and successfully cleared the National Boards in Cardiothoracic Surgery (DNBE). He was honoured with Membership of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS) in 1994; FICC in 2003, FIACS in 2005 & FCSI in 2012. He has as an experience of over 12,000 open heart surgical procedures and his special field of interest is coronary artery bypass surgery especially total arterial revascularisation & beating heart surgeries (Minimally Invasive).

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