Valve Replacement Cost In United Arab Emirates

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Valve replacement is a cardiac surgical procedure to address dysfunction or pathology of heart valves. When heart valves become compromised due to conditions like stenosis (narrowing) or regurgitation (insufficient closure, leading to leakage), valve replacement becomes necessary.

Two primary modalities of heart valve replacement exist:

  • Mechanical Valve Replacement: This approach involves the implantation of artificial valves constructed from durable materials such as metals or carbon composites. Mechanical valves exhibit long-term durability and precise control of blood flow. However, recipients of mechanical valves are required to maintain lifelong anticoagulation therapy to mitigate the risk of thrombotic complications.
  • Biological Valve Replacement: Biological or bioprosthetic valves are obtained from animal (commonly porcine or bovine) or human donor tissue. These valves do not necessitate anticoagulation therapy but have a limited lifespan compared to their mechanical counterparts. Biological valves are often preferred for elderly patients or individuals unable to tolerate anticoagulant treatment.

Valve replacement surgery, whether for the aortic, mitral, tricuspid, or pulmonary valve, is typically performed as follows:

  • Incision: An incision is made in the chest, accessing the heart.
  • Heart-Lung Bypass: A heart-lung bypass machine temporarily takes over blood circulation.
  • Valve Removal: The diseased valve is removed.
  • Valve Implantation: A new mechanical or biological valve is implanted.
  • Closure: The chest incision is closed, and the heart is restarted.
  • Recovery: Post-surgery, the patient undergoes monitoring, and healing occurs in stages, with hospitalization, rehabilitation, and follow-up care.

Inclusions in the package

The cost of Valve Replacement includes the following: 

  • Preoperative diagnostic tests cost [blood tests, a chest X-ray, an echocardiogram (ECG) and an electrocardiogram (EKG)]. 
  • Surgery cost (cost is different for different types of the valve)
  • Type of Valve (2 variables are available - Mechanical valve and Tissue Valve) Post-Operative cost (depends on the number of follow-up sessions)
  • Medicine cost (blood thinners, antibiotics, etc.)
  • Patient's hospital stay.

Factors affecting cost of Valve Replacement

The overall cost of the procedure also varies based on the patient's condition and preferences. Some of these factors are:

  • Type of hospital and room opted (General, Twin sharing, or Single room)
  • The severity of the disease
  • Post-surgical complication, if it happens (such as bleeding, blood clot, infection, etc.)
  • Cost of Blood products (if required)
  • An extended stay at the Hospital
  • Cost of Accommodation during follow-ups, in case the patient is not a local resident

Frequently asked questions related to expenses that most patients have when planing for Valve Replacement.

How much do the tests for valve replacement cost?

Prior to the surgery, a proper physical examination and tests such as chest X-ray, electrocardiogram (ECG), blood tests, echocardiogram, and coronary angiogram are done. All the tests are covered in the package price.

What are the various types of valves and how much do they cost?

There are several replacement valves available such as tissue valves including donated human aortic valves or animal valves, and mechanical valves consist of plastic, metal, or any other artificial material. Though, certain valve diseases such as mitral valve regurgitation or aortic valve stenosis can be utilized with non-surgical methods. Mechanical valves last longer than tissue valves, hence are more expensive than conventional valves.

Does the package include the cost of medicines?

All the expenses and medications when you’re at the hospital are included in the medical package during the patient’s stay in the hospital however, these benefits are not covered once the patient is discharged.

Valve Replacement - Frequently Asked Questions

List of Centers for Valve Replacement in United Arab Emirates

Popular Cities in United Arab Emirates for Valve Replacement are:

Leading Hospitals for Valve Replacement in United Arab Emirates

Doctors for Valve Replacement in United Arab Emirates

The right doctor to consult for Valve Replacement is a Cardiac Surgeon.

Listing popular specialists:

Dr. Adil Rizvi

Dr. Adil Rizvi

Consultant, 12 years of experience

RAK Hospital, Ras Al KhaimahLocation

Cardiac transplant surgery, Left ventricular assist devices, Extra corporeal life support (ECMO), Keyhole surgery, Off pump coronary bypass surgery, Complex Aortic Surgeries

Dr. Khaldoun Taha

Dr. Khaldoun Taha

Consultant, 25 years of experience

Fakeeh University Hospital, DubaiLocation

Hypertensive Heart Disease

Dr. Ahmed Al Jeboury

Dr. Ahmed Al Jeboury

Consultant, 20 years of experience

Prime Hospital, DubaiLocation

48-24 hours blood pressure monitoring 48-24 hour Holter monitoring Exercise ESC Transthoracic echocardiography Coronary angiography and stenting Right and left heart catheteriCoronary angiography

Dr. Sundar Kumar

Dr. Sundar Kumar

Consultant, 20 years of experience

Prime Hospital, DubaiLocation

Transthoracic echocardiography Transesophageal Echocardiography Stress Echocardiography ECG Holter Monitoring, Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring Interventional Cardiac Procedures including Cardiac Catherization, Angiography & angioplasty/stenting Trans radial complex coronary interventions

Dr. Walid Hassan Ibrahim Shaker

Dr. Walid Hassan Ibrahim Shaker

Consultant, 25 years of experience

NMC Royal Hospital SharjahLocation

Coronary By-pass Valve Replacement Valve Repair Surgeries

Dr. Tarig Ali Mohamed Elhassan

Dr. Tarig Ali Mohamed Elhassan

Consultant, 20 years of experience

Burjeel Medical City, Abu DhabiLocation

coronary artery diseases and complexities valvular heart diseases surgery and management of congenital heart diseases

Dr. Rajan Maruthanayagam

Dr. Rajan Maruthanayagam

Consultant, 27 years of experience

Location

Radial coronary intervention Chronic Total Occlusion Diffuse & Multivessel stenting Primary angioplasty IVUS & Rotablator Complex coronary intervention Biventricular pacing Endovascular stenting for aortic aneurysm.

Dr. Pradeep Nambiar

Dr. Pradeep Nambiar

Visiting Consultant, 38 years of experience

Thumbay Hospital, DubaiLocation

MIS heart bypass Paediatric cardiac surgery Congenital heart surgery Heart valve surgery MIDCAB surgery Coronary angioplasty

Dr. Radwan Elhusseini

Dr. Radwan Elhusseini

Senior Consultant, 32 years of experience

Fakeeh University Hospital, DubaiLocation

Tumor/Ca lung surgery. Chest wall and trauma surgery. Mediastinal surgery and thymus surgery. Vascular and endovascular surgery. Phlebology/venous surgery and sclerosing.

Dr. Dinesh Ramagowdanpura Sadasivan

Dr. Dinesh Ramagowdanpura Sadasivan

Principal Consultant, 21 years of experience

Burjeel Hospital, Abu DhabiLocation

Valve Surgeries Redo-Sternotomy Thoracotomy

Dr. Sameer Sudhakar Diwale

Dr. Sameer Sudhakar Diwale

Senior Consultant, 23 years of experience

Saudi German Hospital, DubaiLocation

Total Arterial CABG (Beating Heart) Extensive experience in Aortic Root Operations, Open and Endovascular surgery on the Aorta and Hybrid procedures. Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery High-risk procedures like Valve-CABG, Acute Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation repairs,and post-Renal Transplant CABGs. Complex valve surgeries including single and double valve replacement or repairs. Redo- surgery for Coronaries and Valves. Surgery for atrial fibrillation. Aortic surgery including aneurysm and dissection repairs.

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Helmy

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Helmy

Senior Consultant, 25 years of experience

Location

Adult Cardiac Surgery Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (ON pump and off-pump) Arterial Revascularization Aortic root surgery Aortic Aneurysm Valve surgery and repair Minimal Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Prof. Souilamas Mohammed Redha

Prof. Souilamas Mohammed Redha

Chief, 25 years of experience

Location

Visceral Surgeries Thoracic Surgeries

Dr Rafik Abu Samra

Dr Rafik Abu Samra

Senior Consultant, 20 years of experience

Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib HospitalLocation

Minimally invasive saphenous vein harvesting, Valvular surgery, Mitral valve repair, Thoracic aortic disease.

Dr. Salam Abou Taam

Dr. Salam Abou Taam

Senior Consultant, 14 years of experience

Location

Carotid surgery, Thoracic and abdominal aortic endovascular repair, Endovascular (anterograde and retrograde) peripheral arterial revascularization, Open peripheral arterial revascularization, Lung transplantation, Open thoracotomy

Dr. Hasan Alshaiah

Dr. Hasan Alshaiah

Consultant, 20 years of experience

Fakeeh University Hospital, DubaiLocation

Minimally invasive cardiac surgeries, Robotic assisted surgery, Treatment of cardiology condition

Dr. Faouzi Safadi

Dr. Faouzi Safadi

Consultant, 30 years of experience

Fakeeh University Hospital, DubaiLocation

Minimally invasive cardiac surgery including coronary arteries & valves, Mitral valve repair, Aortic surgery including aortic dissection and aneurysm, Left ventricle remodeling & reconstruction

Dr. Basil Khalil Al Zamkan

Dr. Basil Khalil Al Zamkan

Senior Consultant, 32 years of experience

Fakeeh University Hospital, DubaiLocation

Minimally-invasive VATS surgery, Oncology thoracic surgery (Lung and Mediastinal Tumor), Diaphragm repair surgery, Valve surgery (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid), Aortic Root surgery

Dr. Trevor Malcolm Fayers

Dr. Trevor Malcolm Fayers

Consultant, 24 years of experience

King's College Hospital, DubaiLocation

Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts: bilateral Internal Mammary Artery T and Y-grafts Minimally Invasive Surgery Mitral, Tricuspid and Aortic Valve Surgery Surgery on the Thoracic Aorta Surgery for the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

Dr. Khalil Zarrabi

Dr. Khalil Zarrabi

Consultant, 29 years of experience

Iranian HospitalLocation

Cardiovascular Surgery, Coronary Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm

Success Rate

The usual success rate varies between 72-84%. Possible risks after valve replacement may include Bleeding, Blood clots, Valve dysfunction in replacement valves, Heart rhythm problems, Infection, Stroke, etc.

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