Become Our Partner!

Aortic Valve Replacement Cost In Thailand Whatsapp Chat Chat

Aortic Valve Replacement Cost In Thailand Whatsapp Chat Chat

Aortic Valve Replacement(AVR) is a surgical procedure in, which the failing aortic valve of a patient's heart is replaced with an artificial heart valve. ... Read More

Popular Cities in Thailand for Aortic Valve Replacement

Bangkok | Pattaya |
Need Help? please fill and send us the enquiry in the below form

Help Us With Patient Details


Showing 31 Hospitals and their doctors

FILTERS
Filter By



Bangkok Hospital
1

Bangkok Hospital Whatsapp Chat Chat

Multi Specialty
  • Number of beds
  • Bangkok
ABOUT HOSPITAL

Doctors for Aortic Valve Replacement in Bangkok Hospital

Dr. Piyapan Pamornsing

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 40 years of experience

Dr. Jule Namchaisiri

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 30 years of experience

Dr. Permyos Ruengsakulrach

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 30 years of experience

Asst. Prof. Dr. Attapoom Susupaus

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 25 years of experience

Dr. Supak Kanchanaporn

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 24 years of experience

Dr. Chokchai Suwanakijboriharn

Senior Registrar
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 23 years of experience
Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, Bangkok
2

Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, Bangkok Whatsapp Chat Chat

Multi Specialty
  • 275 Number of beds
  • Bangkok
ABOUT HOSPITAL

Doctors for Aortic Valve Replacement in Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, Bangkok

Dr. Mann Chandavimol

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 25 years of experience
Vejthani hospital Bangkok, Thailand
3

Vejthani hospital Bangkok, Thailand Whatsapp Chat Chat

Multi Specialty
  • 263 Number of beds
  • Bangkok
ABOUT HOSPITAL

Doctors for Aortic Valve Replacement in Vejthani hospital Bangkok, Thailand

Dr. Piya Samankatiwat

Associate Professor
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 24 years of experience

Dr. Amphon Ithirithanoont

Consultant
Cardiac Surgeon
  • 15 years of experience

Frequently Asked Questions related to Aortic Valve Replacement

Aortic Valve Repair

How serious is an aortic valve replacement?

An aortic valve replacement is a major surgery but its complication rate can be fatal. The risk of having serious complication is very less around 2% but the risk is much lower than the risk related with severe aortic disease which is not treated.

How Aortic valve is being repaired with balloon valvuloplasty?

During the procedure of ballon valvuloplasty the doctor will insert a thin and hollow tube in the blood vessel mainly in the groin and then send it to your heart, the catheter has a balloon at its tip which can be inflated to help stretching the narrow aortic valve and then it is deflated it for removal.

How long does it take to perform aortic valve replacement surgery?

It will take around 2-4 hours to perform aortic valve replacement surgery.

What happens before the aortic valve replacement procedure?

Before the procedure you will be given anaesthetics so that you will not feel any pain during the procedure.  You will be connected to a heart lung machine which keeps your  body moving during the procedure.

Why do aortic valves need to be replaced?

Aortic valve is needed to be replaced when the valve has become narrowed due to aortic stenosis the opening of the valve has become smaller which obstructs the flow of blood out of heart. In some cases aortic valve replacement is needed when the valve is leaky which allows blood flow back to heart.

How Aortic valve replacement is being done?

Aortic valve replacement is being done by a traditional open heart surgery. Doctors tie the bone

Aortic valve repair is usually performed through traditional open-heart surgery and opening of the chest bone (sternotomy). Doctors wire the bone back together after the procedure to prevent movement and aid in healing. Aortic valve repair procedures may involve several different types of repair such as:

  • Inserting tissue to patch holes or tears in the flaps
  • Adding support at the base or roots of the valve
  • Separating fused valve cusps
  • Reshaping or removing tissue to allow the valve to close more tightly
  • Tightening or reinforcing the ring around a valve or by implanting an artificial ring.

What is aortic valve repair surgery?

An aortic valve replacement involves removing a faulty or damaged valve and replacing it with a new valve made from synthetic materials or animal tissue. It's a major operation that isn't suitable for everyone and can take a long time to recover from.

What happens after Aortic valve replacement surgery?

If you have undergone aortic valve replacement surgery then you have to spend one or more day in  ICU .  First your signs of infection will be monitored such as sign of infection in your incision site, blood pressure, breathing and heart rate are monitored.

How much time is needed to recover after the procedure?

Recovery time of the procedure depends on the overall health of procedure and its complications. Your doctor will advise you to don’t drive car of lift any heavy object.

What are the risks associated with aortic valve repair procedure?

Some of the risks associated with aortic valve repair procedure are bleeding, blood clot formation, valve dysfunction, heart rhythm problems, infection and stroke.

Aortic Valve replacement- Mechanical Valve

If you are doing Minimally invasive surgery, does it offer same results as Open surgery or will the results be compromised because of this technique?

That is absolutely right. If your surgeon felt, he will not be able to achieve the desired results in minimally invasive surgery, he will not offer it in the first place.

What happens when damaged aortic valve is left untreated?

Your treatment depends on the severity of your condition. You may need surgery to repair or replace the valve. Left untreated, aortic valve stenosis can lead to serious heart problems.

What are the various types of valves? Can I choose the type of valve I want or will doctor advice me for that?

There are two main types of heart replacement valves to choose from — mechanical and biological, Doctor will advise according to the patient age, lifestyle, food habits etc.

How much time does it take to fully recover from aortic valve replacement surgery?

After an aortic valve replacement, you'll usually need to stay in the hospital for about a week. The time it takes to fully recover varies depending on factors like your age and overall health.

Your breastbone will usually heal in about 6 to 8 weeks, but it maybe 2 to 3 months before you feel your normal self again.

How can I strengthen my heart valve?

There are ways to strengthen the heart valve firstly, Get moving as your heart is a muscle and as with any muscle, exercise is what strengthens it., Quit smoking, Lose weight, Eat heart-healthy foods and don't take the stress.

Can you exercise after aortic valve replacement?

Exercising will help to speed up your recovery and it's a key component of a healthy lifestyle. Exercise increases your fitness levels, helps control blood pressure, weight and cholesterol and keep you relaxed.

Is surgery the only option for damaged aortic valves ?

When valves are damaged or diseased and do not work the way they should they may need to be repaired or replaced.

Do mechanical heart valves make noise?

A still poorly addressed issue of mechanical valve prostheses is the noise they produce. This is perceived by many patients, many are happy to hear their heart constantly beating, but some dislike the noise.

What is the life of an mechanical valve?

Mechanical valves usually last 20 years or more.

Which is better mechanical or tissue valve?

Mechanical valves last longer than tissue valves. They are less likely to wear out or break down. If you are age 50 or younger, a mechanical valve may be a good choice.

However, the patient has to follow a strict blood thinner medication regime. Hence, the tissue valve is advised for older people to avoid the risks of blood thinners.

Can mechanical heart valves be rejected?

Mechanical valves are made from carbon and metal. Tissue (biological or bioprosthetic) valves are usually made from animal tissue, or sometimes from human tissue (in which case they may be called homograft valves), that has been treated to make sure it is not rejected by the body.

How long does it lasts?

Mechanical valves in some patients have lasted as long as 25 years without problems. Tissue valves in some patients have lasted as long as 15 years without problems.

Aortic Valve replacement- Tissue Valve

How long do you need to be in hospital after aortic valve replacement?

You will need to be in hospital for about a week after surgery.

How much time is needed for aortic valve replacement tissue valve?

The procedure of aortic valve replacement will take around two to four hours to complete.

Who performs aortic valve replacement?

Aortic valve replacement is being done by  cardiologist.

How aortic valve replacement is done?

In this procedure, doctor will make an incision in your chest and then removes the aortic valve and then replaces it with mechanical valve which are made from either cow, pig or human heart.

How long does it takes to recover after aortic valve replacement surgery?

The time it takes to fully recover varies depending on factors like your age and overall health. Your breastbone will usually heal in about 6 to 8 weeks, but it may be 2 to 3 months before you feel your normal self again.

Can you exercise after aortic valve replacement?

Exercising will help to speed up your recovery and it's a key component of a healthy lifestyle. Exercise increases your fitness levels, helps control blood pressure, weight, and cholesterol and keep you relaxed.

If you are doing Minimally invasive surgery, does it offer same results as Open surgery or will the results be compromised because of this technique?

That is absolutely right. If your surgeon felt, he will not be able to achieve the desired results in minimally invasive surgery, he will not offer it in the first place.

How much time does it take to fully recover from aortic valve replacement surgery?

After an aortic valve replacement, you'll usually need to stay in the hospital for about a week. The time it takes to fully recover varies depending on factors like your age and overall health.

Your breastbone will usually heal in about 6 to 8 weeks, but it maybe 2 to 3 months before you feel your normal self again.

What are the risks of aortic valve replacement?

Some of the risks of aortic valve replacement are bleeding, blood clots, heart rhythm, problem, infection and stroke.

What precautions you have to take after aortic valve replacement?

After your aortic valve replacement surgery you have to regularly monitor your blood pressure, breathing and heart rate.  You have to carefully watch your incision site.  You should walk regularly and then increase your activity.

Is surgery the only option for damaged aortic valves ?

When valves are damaged or diseased and do not work the way they should they may need to be repaired or replaced.

What is the life of an tissue valve?

Tissue valves can last 10-20 years, and usually don't require the long-term use of medication.

Can tissue heart valves be rejected?

Tissue heart valves (sometimes called “bioprosthetic” valves) are harvested from animal heart valves (porcine) and have passed the tests on human trials before being used.

Do tissue heart valves make noise?

A third, small difference between the two valve options is sound. Tissue valves work silently, while mechanical valves can make a quiet clicking noise that some people find bothersome, especially when trying to fall asleep.

Is aortic valve replacement major surgery?

Yes, aortic valve replacement is a major surgery it involves removing a faulty or damaged valve and then  replacing it with a new valve made from synthetic material or animal tissue. This surgery is not suitable for everyone  and it will take time to recover.

Who needs to undergo aortic valve replacement?

Aortic valve replacement is needed for two reasons either the valve has become narrowes or the opening of the valve has become smaller which obstructs the flow of blood out of the heart. The aortic valve allows the blood to flow back through in the heart.

What is Aortic valve replacement?

In aortic valve replacement the doctor removes the aortic valve and then replaces it with a mechanical or valve which is being made from cow, pig or human heart.

How long does a tissue aortic valve replacement last?

Aortic tissue valve will lasts up to 10 to 20 years and there be no use of taking medicines for long term. If the person is young and needs a tissue valve replacement the need for other surgery or other valve replacement is very less.

What does aortic valve replacement do?

Aortic valve replacement will treat the aortic valve diseases and then help to restore normal blood flow, reduce the symptoms and then increase the life expectancy and preserve the function of your heart muscles.

How long does it lasts?

Tissue valves in some patients have lasted as long as 15 years without problems.

What if my body is not compatible to tissue heart valve?

These tissues are treated and neutralized so that the body will not reject them.

I am 70 years old, Is it safe for me to undergo this surgery?

This surgery is usually done for the individuals aged between 53 to 92 years

How can I strengthen my heart valve?

There are ways to strengthen the heart valve firstly, Get moving as your heart is a muscle and as with any muscle, exercise is what strengthens it. Quit smoking, Lose weight, Eat heart-healthy foods and don't take the stress.

What are the various types of valves? Can I choose the type of valve I want or will doctor advice me for that?

There are two main types of heart replacement valves to choose from — mechanical and biological, Doctor will advise according to the patient.

What happens when damaged aortic valve is left untreated?

Your treatment depends on the severity of your condition. You may need surgery to repair or replace the valve. Left untreated, aortic valve stenosis can lead to serious heart problems.

Bentall procedure

What is the long term care needed after bentall procedure?

If you had a problem with your aorta and valve due to another condition, do what you can to decrease your risk of a future aneurysm. You may also need regular blood test to make sure that your blood is clotting is in the right amount.

Is Bentall procedure open heart?

Yes, Bentall procedure is a type of open heart surgery which is used to replace the aortic valve and the aortic root.

What happens after surgery?

You will be taken to be recovery room while you will be carefully monitored.  You will be attached to a ventilator through an endotracheal tube for draining out the excess fluid and air from your chest.

When there is need for future surgery?

In some people who undergo Bentall procedure there is no need of any repeat surgery but some people will need to undergo another surgery.  If you have some kind of disease due to which aneurysm is developed then it is needed to be repaired surgically.

Is Bentall procedure safe?

Yes, Bentall procedure is a very safe and durable surgery which has a good early and long term result with low rate of reoperation.

Who needs a Bentall procedure?

Bentall procedure is needed for those people who have Marfan syndrome because this condition can cause either a leaky heart valve or a bicuspid aortic valve where valves are fused.  Patients who are having aneurysm can also need this procedure.

Who performs Bentall procedure?

Bentall procedure is being done by Cardiolgist.

How long does it take to recover from Bentall aortic replacement?

Recovery after surgery takes about two months, most people usually recovers in about three to eight weeks after surgery.

What is Bentall procedure?

Bentall procedure is a type of cardiac surgery which involves replacing the composite graft of the aortic valve, aortic root, ascending aorta with re implantation of the coronary arteries into the graft.

How much time is needed for Bentall procedure?

It will take about four to five hours to complete the Bentall procedure.

What happens before the procedure?

Your doctor will evaluate your health condition check your vital signs such as blood pressure and basic medical examinations. The area around your chest are shaved.

How is Bentall procedure done?

Bentall procedure involve removing of the affected part of the aorta and the aortic valves and then temporary removes coronary arteries also. In the next step insert aortic graft with a built in valve and make two holes in graft and then again attach the coronary arteries.

Plan Travel to Treatment : Under One Roof

Transparent - Professional - Without Hassles

Send your reports and
preferences to us

Receive quotation(s)
within 48 Hours

Get received by us
in India

Get treated and fly
back

Vaidam Services

Transparent - Professional - Without Hassles

Book Doctor Appointment

Consult on Video or
in-person at Hospital

Compare Cost Estimates

Hospitalisation Support

Our services are FREE and by using our services your hospital bill does not increase!

Patients from 100+ countries have trusted Vaidam

Know Our Services

Treatment

  • Specialist option & Quote
  • FREE Tele Consult
  • Priority Admission
  • In hospital assistance
  • Post Procedure Followups

Travel

  • Visa Assistance
  • Airport Transfers
  • Verified Hotels near hospitals
  • Local Assistance

Other

  • Interpreter
  • FOREX
  • Visa Extension
  • Second Opinion
  • Discounts from hospitals

Treatment

  • Specialist option & Quote
  • FREE Tele Consult
  • Priority Admission
  • In hospital assistance
  • Post Procedure Followups

Travel

  • Visa Assistance
  • Airport Transfers
  • Verified Hotels near hospitals
  • Local Assistance

Other

  • Interpreter
  • FOREX
  • Visa Extension
  • Second Opinion
  • Discounts from hospitals

Videos related to Aortic Valve Replacement

Heart Bypass Surgery Explained by Dr. Sanjeev Malhotra

Heart Diseases and Treatments Explained by Dr. Yugal K. Mishra

CABG and Valve Replacement Explained by Dr. Murtaza A Chishti of Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon

About Vaidam

Patients from 85+ countries have trusted Vaidam

 

Why Vaidam

 

NABH Certified Healthcare Discovery Platform

NABH Certified Healthcare Discovery PlatformVaidam is NABH certified healthcare discovery platform that will connect you to top-notch medical experts, hospitals, wellness options, and trusted travel partners to help identify and make the right healthcare choices.

Researched & Personalized Treatment Plan - Under One Roof

Researched and Personalized Treatment Plan - Under One RoofYou can search for the best hospitals in India to treat cancer and ailments of the heart, bones or kidney, read about them, view photographs of the facilities at the hospitals and the places at which the hospitals are located, and check the cost of treatment.

Quality Treatment Within Your Budget

Quality Treatment Within Your BudgetAs soon as you post an enquiry, the patient relation team will collect details from you, share them with the doctors and hospitals on Vaidam's panel, and get a personalized treatment plan. We research to get quality treatment within your budget.

Treatment to Travel

Treatment to TravelVaidam concierge assists patients, to get medical Visa to travel to India, the best airline fares and arrangements for your stay. Our concierge also helps you with daily travel, language, and food concerns. Vaidam does everything to be your perfect host. All of Vaidam’s services are free of cost to patients.

International Reach

International ReachIf you are looking for medical care in India (New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad or Ahmedabad) or in Turkey (Istanbul,Ankara or Antalya), Vaidam Health has a network in each of those cities.

 
Vaidam News

 

Vaidam Health gets the prestigious NABH accreditation

Read more


Vaidam Health Coverage by Medical Travel Today - The Authoritative Newsletter for Medical Tourism

Read more


Vaidam Health gets covered by 'Your Story', India's Leading Online Magazine

Read more


Play VideoKnow how it works in less than 90 secs

Know how it works in less than 90 secs

Play VideoSavoir comment cela fonctionne en moins de 90 secondes

Savoir comment cela fonctionne en moins de 90 secondes

Play VideoSepa cómo funciona en menos de 90 segundos

Sepa cómo funciona en menos de 90 segundos

Play Videoاعرف كيف يعمل في أقل من 90 ثانية

اعرف كيف يعمل في أقل من 90 ثانية

Play VideoУзнайте, как это работает менее чем за 90 секунд

Узнайте, как это работает менее чем за 90 секунд


View More Updates


 

 

Note: Vaidam Health does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. The services and information offered on www.vaidam.com are intended solely for informational purposes and cannot replace the professional consultation or treatment by a physician. Vaidam Health discourages copying, cloning of its webpages and its content and it will follow the legal procedures to protect its intellectual property

 

Thank you. We will contact you soon.

x
Send Enquiry