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Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon
- 1250 Number of beds
Doctors for Mitral Valve Replacement in Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi
- 285 Number of beds
- New Delhi
Doctors for Mitral Valve Replacement in Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi
Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
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Doctors for Mitral Valve Replacement in Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai
Cost for Mitral Valve Replacement in India
Aortic Valve Replacement
USD 300 -14800
Heart Double Valve Replacement
USD 1200 -15610
Mitral Valve Repair
USD 1500 -6500
Mitral Valve Replacement
USD 4800 -10800
USD 6000 -7350
Frequently Asked Questions related to Mitral Valve Replacement
Mitral Valve replacement- Mechanical Valve
Question: After surgery how often do i need to visit my surgeon?
There is hardly any need for in-person visits with treating surgeons post 4 weeks of the procedure.
The doctor will advise for the tests that can be conducted in the home country and results can be shared electronically for review.
Question: When can I start walking, climbing stairs, and resume with my daily chores again?
These symptoms usually get better after 4 to 6 weeks. You will probably be able to do many of your usual activities after 4 to 6 weeks.
Question: How many days will I have to stay in the hospital for my surgery?
Hospital stay is about 7-8 days for this procedure.
Question: How long will the surgery last?
During the procedure, the surgeon opens your chest to get to your heart and the diseased valve. The procedure varies from patient to patient, lasting a minimum of two hours and often longer.
Question: What can I expect after valve replacement surgery?
You will feel tired and sore for the first few weeks after surgery. You may have some brief, sharp pains on either side of your chest. Your chest, shoulders and upper back may ache. The incision in your chest may be sore or swollen.
Question: How long it takes to recover from Valve Replacement Surgery?
The normal recovery time after a heart valve surgery is usually four to eight weeks and maybe shorter after minimally invasive surgeries.
Question: What happens when Mitral Valve disease is not treated?
Mitral valve disease occurs when the mitral valve doesn't work properly allowing blood to flow backward into the left atrium.
If left untreated, mitral valve disease can lead to serious, life-threatening complications such as heart failure or irregular heartbeats called arrhythmias.
Question: What are the advantages of Valve Repair over Valve Replacement?
There are less risk of infection, Less need for life-long use of blood-thinning medication and the structure of the mitral valve is important to the proper functioning of the heart, so preserving the patient's valve ultimately improves the heart function.
Question: When is surgery necessary in Mitral Valve disease?
Surgery should also be considered when a patient develops atrial fibrillation, which is an irregular heartbeat. Surgery is also recommended in most asymptomatic patients who have a severe leak.
In asymptomatic patients with severe mitral regurgitation, surgery improves long-term survival.
Question: What are the Risk factors for Mitral Valve disease?
Several factors can increase your risk of mitral valve disease, including:
Older age, History of certain infections that can affect the heart, History of certain forms of heart disease, History of use of certain drugs, Heart conditions present at birth (congenital heart disease) and Radiation to the chest.
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