Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

Introduction

This is a surgery to re-establish sufficient blood flow to deliver oxygen and nutrients to the heart muscle. We are one of the best hospital coronary artery bypass grafts in Chennai and will assist you in the best possible way.

The coronary artery bypass graft is done to treat what symptoms?

 Few common coronary artery disease symptoms

  • Chest pain
  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Pain in the left shoulder, arm, neck, jaw or back
  • Shortness of breath
  • Nausea
  • Sweating
  • Fatigue

What are the Pre-Surgery Investigations?

Your doctor will give you specific instructions about changes in activities, diet, and medications you should follow before surgery and also give you some basic tests to be done before the surgery such as:

  • Echocardiogram.
  • Chest X-ray.
  • Blood tests.
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG).
  • Cardiac catheterization.

What is our Expertise at Gleneagles Global Health City?

Everything at Gleneagles Global Health City Hospitals begins & ends with your health. We aim to offer you the best of patient experience that includes – the most advanced treatments, state-of-the-art infrastructure and taking care of the simple things that make a big difference. Our experts are available 24/7 to help you with any problems or queries.

How is coronary artery bypass graft surgery done?

Most coronary bypass surgeries are done by a long incision in the chest while a heart-lung machine keeps pumping the blood and oxygen flowing through your body.

What is the Post-Procedural Care required after coronary artery bypass graft surgery?

Expect to spend a couple of days in the intensive care unit (ICU).

Cardiac recovery often begins while you are still in the hospital. You will be given a program of exercise and diet designed to help you recover. Barring complications, you are most likely to get discharged from the hospital within a week. You still might have difficulty doing day to day activities. You must accept a full recovery in about 6 to 12 weeks.

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