God's Grace at Thiruvalla

"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God."

BIHC- Adult Cardiac Services

We have an excellent team of dedicated doctors, nurses and technical staff supported by the best technology to deliver high quality care.

Our integrated cardiovascular team offers individualized attention to guide patients through the diagnosis, medical or surgical treatment and rehabilitation of complex heart diseases. Cardiac diagnosis, treatment, cardiac rehabilitation and patient education are offered at an affordable cost with round the clock patient care. Our highly skilled team of cardiologists are supported by dedicated nurses and paramedical staff.

Our consistent effort is to apply advanced technology and globally accepted treatment guideline to create cost effective solutions in the treatment of heart diseases.

IPD - SERVICES

CORONARY CARE UNIT

The intensive Coronary Care Unit consists of 12 beds, equipped with latest bedside Multi Parameters monitoring system, central cardiac monitoring, invasive and non-invasive ventilators and Portable 2D ECHO with colour Doppler. Our Coronary Care Unit investigates and treats all chronic and acute cardiac disease.

We have the ability to undertake invasive haemodynamic monitoring, inotropic support and IABP as required. The Coronary Care Unit is a high-care environment with a high ratio of nurses to patients in the ward.

There are 8 acute care private rooms for patients to recover in a comfortable and peaceful environment under the care of a dedicated team of specialist doctors and nurses in our Heart Care Unit (HCU).

Specialized tests available to patients include 3D Echocardiogram, Myocardial Perfusion Scan, Cardiac MRI and CT Angiogram.

CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION LAB

We have a world-class Cath Lab – Philips FD10 Clarity with Flexi vision display – the low radiation Cath Lab Unit in the world – with integrated Intravascular Ultrasound and Fractional Flow Reserve. The lab has excellent facilities to treat Adult and Paediatric Cardiovascular diseases.

Our Institute runs a 24 X 7 acute myocardial infarction intervention (Primary PCI) program which is supported by onsite interventional Cardiologists, well experienced Technologists & Cardiac nurses. The average door- to- balloon time in our institute is less than 60 minutes which is comparable to international standards. We have successfully implanted world’s smallest Leadless Pacemaker, first time in south Kerala, second in Kerala and third in South India. We are experts in treating complex coronary lesions. In line with our commitment to provide best cardiac care, all the staff are Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified and we have a strong support from Cardio-thoracic surgical experts and other departments like Critical care and Nephrology. We provide personalized care for our patients, embracing latest technology and strictly adhering to ethical practices. At the BIHC patients will find an International destination for cardiac care offering a coordinated and balanced program of clinical practice, cardiac intervention, teaching and research.

SERVICES

Out Patient Department 

Cardiologists Consultation: Adult Cardiology
  • Stress Test
  • 2D & 3D Echo, Cardiac Colour Doppler, Transoesophageal echocardiography.( TEE)
  • Contrast Echocardiography, Dobutamine Stress Echo
  • Ambulatory BP monitoring and Holter
  • Paediatric And Neonatal Cardiac Consultation & Echocardiography
  • Heart Failure Clinic
  • Arrhythmia and Pacemaker Clinic –All Pacemaker /CRT/ICD related check-ups
CATH LAB PROCEDURES
  • Coronary Angiogram and Angioplasty
  • Coronary Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR)
  • IVUS
  • Rotablator
  • Right Heart Study
  • Peripheral Angiography and Angioplasty
  • Electrophysiological study and Radio Frequency Ablation (EPS+RFA)
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) and ECMO
  • Lead Less & Lead Permanent Pacemaker
  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) and CRT

Out Patient Department Timings

MONDAY TO FRIDAY

08:00 am to 4:30 pm
Files can be taken out at the reception from 06:00 am to 12:30 pm

Advance booking can be done except on Saturdays

SATURDAY

08:00 am to 01:00 pm

Walk in from 06:00 am onwards

Monday to Saturday Consultants will be on rounds attending to inpatients from 08:00 am till 10: 00 am

After OPD Timings,  Full Time Cardiac Consultants are available on all days

SUNDAY

NO OPD - 24X7 Cardiac Team Available

Telephone Extension

Cardiology OPD       +91-469-3023100    Extension:  *123
Direct line      9495998430
Coronary Care Unit Extension    +91-469-3023100 *1701, *17
Duty Doctor (CCU)   9495999239

Our Doctors

Dr. Leena Thomas
Dr. Leena Thomas MD, DM (Cardio), FESC View Profile
Dr. T U Zachariah
Dr. T U Zachariah MD, DM (Cardio) View Profile
Dr. Ravi Cherian Mathew
Dr. Ravi Cherian Mathew MD, DM (Cardio), AFESC View Profile

Awards & Accreditation

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