The department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Aster CMI hospital provides a comprehensive range of services including medical, open surgical and endovascular management of vascular diseases. The department offers cutting-edge treatment for diseases like large aortic and peripheral aneurysms, long segment arterial occlusive diseases of the abdomen and lower limbs. The presence of a hybrid cath lab enables us to offer solutions to complicated vascular problems. The department also deals with the complete range of venous problems of the peripheries and abdomen. Minimally invasive laser treatment of varicose veins of the lower limb, sclerotherapy, IVC filter placements, thrombolysis of blood clots of the peripheries is a few examples of the procedures done.
Vascular surgery is a special discipline that deals with diseases of the vascular system involving intervention in the blood vessels including wall repair, removal of the blockage, and reconstruction. The specialists require technical expertise along with surgical techniques to treat different kinds of vascular diseases. The vascular surgeons are responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, and overall management of all vascular diseases.
At Aster CMI Hospital our department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery takes care of all the vascular injuries, both arterial and venous. We are proud to be among the very few hospitals in the country with dedicated teams and specialists that excel in providing advanced care for all vascular problems.
The Vascular & Endovascular Sciences department at Aster CMI Hospital consists of a team of experienced and expert doctors who are capable of handling even the most complex vascular surgeries. Our team of surgeons have expertise in offering comprehensive
Treatment for entire spectrum of peripheral vascular diseases :
- Peripheral arterial disease
- Aortic Aneurysm
- Carotid artery diseases
- Varicose veins (dilated and tortuous veins of the lower limb),
- emergency treatment of sudden blockage of blood flow to limbs
- Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
- Emergency surgery for trauma involving injury to blood vessels etc.
Equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure like a fully functional hybrid vascular suite, The department is able to perform high end and complex vascular interventions. The highly skilled physicians and surgeons along with advanced medical infrastructure offer the best healthcare, innovative medicines, advanced technology, and treatment for the patients for a healthy living.
The extensive experience and expertise, coupled with a team approach and research prowess enable the team to deliver successful treatment outcomes each time.
Treatment procedures offered by the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery department :
- Procedures for peripheral arterial diseases - angioplasty and bypass surgeries of lower limbs
- Laser and radio frequency - procedure for varicose veins
- Venaseal treatment of varicose veins
- Sclerotherapy for varicose veins
- Aortic Aneurysm open repair
- Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair (EVAR)
- Carotid artery endarterectomy
- Carotid artery stenting
- AV fistula and AV graft for dialysis patients
- Repair of blocked AV fistula which is also called AV fistula angioplasty
- Cervical rib excision for thoracic outlet syndrome
- Thrombolysis for DVT
- Deep vein stenting
- IVC filter insertion and retrievals
- Open surgical repair and stenting for mesenteric ischemia, and emergency procedures for vascular trauma
At Aster, we strive for excellence, every moment, and every day - to bring quality care within reach of people. We live by our motto We’ll Treat You well to the last detail and give utmost importance to providing high-quality medical services to our patients. This is our promise to patients, employees, and society at large that is ingrained in the heart of each Asterian and is what inspires us to serve, innovate, and grow.
We have some of the best specialists from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence-based treatment to ensure the best care for you.
Want to find out more about the treatment? The answer to your questions can be found below.
What is Vascular disease
Vascular disease is a condition that affects the network of your blood vessels (arteries and veins), also known as your vascular or circulatory system
What does vascular pain feel like
The most common symptom is pain which is a result of the interruption of blood flow to a tissue or muscles. The pain is seen usually when you are walking or climbing stairs and stops when you are in rest
Is vascular disease curable
There is no cure for vascular diseases but the symptoms can be limited with lifestyle changes and medication. These treatments will help you to reduce the risk of developing other vascular diseases like cardiovascular disease (CVD) like coronary heart disease and stroke
Why would you see a vascular surgeon
A vascular surgeon is a specialist who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to the vascular system - arteries and veins. These specialists treat a wide range of health problems that include spider and varicose veins to life-threatening aneurysms, help people suffering from chronic conditions to manage throughout their life
What are the vascular treatments?
The vascular treatments are Amputation, Carotid Endarterectomy, Catheter-Directed Thrombolytic Therapy, Diabetic Foot Care, Dialysis Access, Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Endovascular Treatment of Aortic Dissection, Open Surgery Treatment of an Aortic Dissection, Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Line, Repair of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Surgical Bypass, Surgical Bypass for Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease, Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair, Thrombolytic Therapy and Transcarotid Artery Revascularization
What are the types of vascular disease
Some of the common vascular diseases are stroke, peripheral artery disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm, carotid artery disease, arteriovenous malformation, critical limb ischemia, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis, chronic venous insufficiency, and varicose
What are the causes of vascular diseases
The causes of vascular diseases include inflammation of blood vessels, circulatory problems, vascular ruptures, constrictions, blood vessel spasms, Ischemia, peripheral vascular disease and trauma injuries. People with diabetes, high blood pressure, or kidney failure are more likely to be affected by vascular problems
What are the risks of vascular surgery
Unlike other surgeries, vascular surgery also risks which include: Bleeding, infections, heart attack or stroke, failed or blocked grafts, leg swelling (if a leg vein is used), individuals above 65 years are at higher risk of brain impairment after vascular surgery
How long will it take to recover from vascular surgery
Usually, it may take as long as 6 to 8 weeks to fully recover from vascular surgery because the incision may be sore for several days and you will be able to walk farther without taking rest after full recovery
How can you prevent vascular disease?
Some of the best ways to prevent vascular disease are:
- Quit smoking as it harms your blood vessels in many ways and increases the risk
of vascular disease.
- Intake of healthy food like fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean meat and
poultry, fish, beans and low-fat or fat-free dairy products.
- Regular physical activity can help you reduce the risk of vascular disease.
- Follow your treatment plan and take medications for diabetes, high cholesterol,
and high blood pressure.
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