Our heart centre encompasses primarily the identification, diagnosis and medical/surgical treatment of congenital heart disease, arrhythmias and acquired heart disease. The range and interest of the service extends from pre-natal diagnosis to the treatment of congenital heart disease in adults.
Heart Centre Services Available
1. Non-Invasive Cardiac
12 - Lead Electrocardiogram (ECG)
24 hours ECG Monitoring (Holter Monitoring)
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (ABP)
Cardiac CT (Computed Tomography)
Dobutamine Stress Echocardiogram (DSE)
ECG Loop Recorder
Exercise Stress Echocardiogram
Exercise Stress Test (EST)
Pacemaker Follow Up
Transoesophageal Echocardiogram (TEE)
Transthoracic Echocardiogram (TTE)
2. Interventional Cardiology Procedures
Cardiac Resynchronized Therapy with Defibrillator (CRT - D)
Cardiac Resynchronized Therapy with Pacing (CRT - P)
Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Electrophysiology Studies (EP Studies) - NEW
Graft Studies (Post CABG)
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter
Intra - Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Percutaneous Transcatheter Mitral Commisurotomy (PTMC)
Permanent Pace Maker, Single & Dual pacing (PPM)
Right & Left Heart Studies
Thoracic & Endovascular Aortic Revascurization Stenting (TEVAR & EVAR)
CARDIOVASCULAR & THORACIC SURGICAL:
Cardiovascular & thoracic surgery offer services consist of closed and open heart surgery for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG), heart valve repair and replacement, congenital heart operation and other cardiac services, such as Pre and Post Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme.
1. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
2. Valve Surgery
Mechanical & Tissue valve replacement
Mitral valve repair
3. Aortic Surgery
Aortic root replacement for aortic annuloectasia
Aneursym surgery involving Ascending, Arch, Descending & Thoracoabdominal Aorta
Surgery for children & adults with Congenital Heart Disease such as ASD, VSD, Tetralogy of Fallot.
4. Thoracic Surgery
Open surgery such as Thoracotomy for lung biopsies, Decortication & Lung Abscess
Surgery for Mediastinal Tumours
Surgery for Aspergilloma of the lung
Chest Wall Reconstruction
5. Endoscopic Surgery
VAT'S Lung Biopsy
Bullectomy & Pleurodesis
Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy (ETS) for hyperhydrosis
6. Vascular Surgery
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Surgery
Peripheral Vascular Reconstruction
7. Paediatric Heart & Lung Surgery
Closed Heart Surgery
Open Heart Surgery
Cardiac rehabilitation programme is a customized programme consist of exercise and education, designed to help you recover after a heart attack, from other forms of heart disease or post surgery to treat heart disease.
Cardiac rehabilitation programme is often divided into phases that involve monitored exercise, nutritional counselling, emotional support, and education about lifestyle changes to reduce your risks of heart problems. The goals of cardiac rehabilitation programme are to help you regain strength, preventing your condition from worsening and to reduce your risk of future heart problems.
The most important, to gain the quality of life.
At LohGuanLye SPECIALISTS CENTRE, we provide comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation programme to help you to regain your optimal health. Each programme is specially designed by our professional team of trained cardiac rehab. medical staff to suit your needs and medical conditions.
Our Cardiac rehabilitation programmes include:
Counselling to help patient understand and manage the disease process
Counselling on nutrition
Helping the patient modify risk factors such as high blood pressure, smoking, high blood cholesterol, physical inactivity, obesity and diabetes.
Providing vocational guidance to enable the patient to return to work
Supplying information on physical limitations
Giving emotional support
Counselling on appropriate use of prescribed medications