Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery


Cardiothoracic And Vascular Surgery

What We Do

  • We perform all types of Adult Heart Surgeries. In the last 3 years we have performed over 1000 open heart surgeries.
  • All types of chest and lung surgeries are performed on a regular basis.
  • United CIIGMA Hospital is the first hospital in Maharashtra (Excluding Mumbai) to get permission for Heart Transplant in November 2016 and performed first Heart Transplant in February 2017.
  • Special services in acute and chronic pain management.


The Department of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery is a fully equipped department to manage most of the cases of heart surgery. It has all the advanced equipment including Intra-aortic Balloon Pump and ECMO. We have performed over 1000 open heart surgeries and many thoracic and vascular surgeries.

Adult Heart Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Valve replacement and Repair
  • Repair of Congenital Heart Defects (Birth defects)
  • Closure of hole in the heart
  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgeries (“Key hole” surgeries)
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Pericardial window/drain for recurrent or massive pericardial effusion
  • Pacemaker
  • Intercostal drains
  • Lung Resections (Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy, Wedge Resection, etc) for cancer, TB as well as other conditions.
  • Decortication
  • Pleurectomy and pleurodesis for recurrent pneumothorax
  • Chest tumour resections
  • Mediatinal mass/tumour surgery
  • Thymectomy for Myesthenia Gravis and thymictumours
  • VATS
  • Surgery for excessive palmer sweating (Palmer Hyperhydrosis)

Heart Transplant

Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery

  • United CIIGMA Hospital was recognized as a Heart Transplant Centre in November 2016.
  • It was the first hospital in Maharashtra (Outside Mumbai) to get this License.
  • The first Heart Transplant was performed successfully on 1st February 2017. It was the first Heart Transplant in Maharashtra (Excluding Mumbai).
  • We have full facilities for the transplant. Whole team is based in United CIIGMA.
  • There are few more patients at various stages of preparation for transplant.
  • Bypass Surgery
  • Valve Replacement and Repair
  • ASD Repair
  • Pericardial Surgeries
  • Pacemaker

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