Paediatric Cardiac Surgery is one of a kind in Mumbai. It boasts an experienced panel of paediatric surgeons, cardiologist, intensivists, and anaesthetists, per fusionists and trained nurses as well as technologists who as a team deliver the best care to children with congenital heart diseases.
Paediatric cardiac surgery in children are indicated to repair heart defects a child is born with CHD (congenital heart defects) and heart diseases a child gets after birth. Cardiac defects are grossly divided into acyanotic and cyanotic heart diseases, former being more common. Paediatric cardiac surgery is needed for the child’s wellbeing is carried out by highly specialised and reputed paediatric cardiac surgeons of Wockhardt Hospital.
The department has played a pioneering role in both on and off pump cardiac neonatal surgeries as well as complex congenital heart surgeries and repeat open heart surgeries.
Neonatal Cardiac Surgery:
- Aortic stenosis
- atrial septal defect (ASD)
- Coarctation of the aorta (COA)
- patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)
- tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)
- total anomalous pulmonary venous connection/return (TAPVC or TAPVR)