Introduction

Introduction:

The department of Cardiothoracic surgery cater to various problems related to Heart, Lung and vascular system. Officially, department started functioning in Institute from 15.05.2017 after appointment of Dr. Anshuman Darbari, Associate professor.

Facilities and Services:

Initially, department was working as a part of Trauma & emergency department. Department of Cardiothoracic vascular surgery is providing out-patient services since 27.05.2013 on alternate day basis(Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday). The number of patient attending out-patient department (OPD) is increasing every day. The various facilities provided in the out- patient clinic include consultation and counselling for all cardiothoracic & vascular surgical disorders and other minor procedures.

In-Patient Services: The department is providing in- patient care to patients requiring admission either for surgical intervention or for conservative management. The department has the facility of operating Once a week. The myriad of surgeries already done are :

1. Cardiac - Pericardiectomy, Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) ligation ,
2. Thoracic - VATS and open thoracotomy for Lung biopsy, wedge resection and empyema decortication, Thymectomy
3. Vascular - Varicose veins stripping, ligation, Radiofrequency ablation(RFA) and sclerotherapy, AV malformation excision, Endarterectomy, amputations, injury repairs

Further expansion of services in the field of cardiaothoracic vascular surgery is being planned.

Faculty :

Dr. Anshuman Darbari,
M.S. M.Ch.
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic surgery Department
Email : anshuman.ctvs@aiimsrishikesh.edu.in

Contact Us:

Department of Cardiothoracic surgery
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS),
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. PIN- 249203
Ph.: +91135 - 2462514
Email : ctvs@aiimsrishikesh.edu.in