Heart Disease by Dr Gokhale

What Causes Bradycardia and How is it Treated

On average, the heart of an individual beats around 60-100 times and in cases of Bradycardia it beats lower than 60 times per day. While a lower resting heart rate is considered beneficial for an individual, it is not exactly so, if the heart is failing to pump enough oxygen-rich blood to the parts of […]

Postoperative Cardiac Complications

Heart surgery is one of the most common surgeries that an adult undergoes nowadays. The most common type is open heart surgery and it may be done to perform a CABG on people with coronary heart disease. Other reasons for an open heart surgery Open heart surgery can also be performed on: Patients who need […]

Blockage after Bypass Surgery

A heart bypass surgery is performed on a person to improve the flow of blood to their heart. If the surgery is not performed in time, it might be too late for the person suffering from a blockage. The most commonly performed procedure by surgeons is Coronary bypass surgery. This surgery redirects the blood around the blocked or […]

Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) | Heart Hole Surgery in India

A ventricular septal defect is a common congenital heart defect in which a hole on the wall of lower chambers causes inefficient blood flow making heart work harder, overtime leading to congestive heart failure. A small hole in the heart usually heals and closes on its own, the complications ensue when the hole is larger […]

Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) In India for Heart Failure

Coronary heart diseases are becoming common across nations and so is the rate of heart attacks and failures. Severe heart patients often search for an expert artificial heart transplant surgeon in India as this remains the only cure for the condition. Nevertheless, getting a heart donor is a matter of time and vulnerable patients may […]

Low Blood Pressure after Surgery – Causes and Treatment Options

Every surgery comes with its own post-surgery effects and risks, and low blood pressure is the most common among them. If any of your kin are about to have surgery and you want to make yourself aware of this common risk, then this blog is for you. Here we help you understand the basics of […]

Free Heart Surgery in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Our body is a reflection of our lifestyle. The way we live, eat, sleep, and work are the crucial determinants of our health. If you want to know the condition of one’s body, the heart is the best option for that. The heart is the best reflection of our health. The healthier the heart is, […]

Best Non-Surgical Procedures and Treatments for Coronary Heart Diseases in India

When seen in the context of available treatment options for heart diseases, surgery is what comes into the mind in a flash. But patients and for that matter, everyone must remember that not all the coronary heart diseases require conventional surgical methods like open-heart surgery or heart transplantation to effectively treat them, especially when you […]

Can Depression Increase Your Risk for Heart Disease? | Dr Gokhale

It has been a long established fact that the heart diseases and mental health of a patient are closely related to each other. The growing body of research on the nexus between heart diseases and mental health conditions further has shed a focus light on this dangerous connection giving more information on the causes, risk […]

Abnormal Heart Rhythm: Symptoms & Treatment Options – Part 2

Abnormal Heart Rhythm also called Arrhythmia is a condition where a human heart falls out its natural rhythm. This happens when electrical impulses that trigger the heartbeat falls out of order causing the heart to beat too fast or too slow in an uncoordinated manner interfering with the heart’s ability to pump blood efficiently. While […]