Cardiovascular (Heart & Vascular)

Overview

Cardiovascular disease — which includes several heart and blood vessel conditions — is the No. 1 killer in Indonesia. If you or a loved one is living with heart and vascular disease or has a high risk of developing it, we can help.

BaliMéd Hospital Cardiovascular Department is home to a team of heart and vascular specialists that’s committed to providing you with the highest level of patient care. Our heart care experts work together to deliver comprehensive care — from community education and prevention to diagnosis, treatment, heart surgery and rehabilitation. Whenever possible, we use the least invasive treatments to promote healing, limit complications and lower risk.

Our cardiovascular expertise and dedication to our patients has earned us awards, accolades and professional accreditations, but our greatest accomplishment is helping people achieve optimal health.

Our greatest accomplishment is helping people achieve optimal health.

Any cardiovascular conditions

BaliMéd Hospital Cardiovascular Department offers treatment of diseases such as:

  • Aortic aneurysm and aortic dissection
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart arrhythmia
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Pleural effusion (fluid around lungs)
  • Pregnancy related cardiac conditions
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Valvular heart disease

These are not a complete list of all the conditions we recognize and treat. The information is to be used as rough guidelines and not for medical advice. Please consult one of our qualified healthcare specialists for an accurate diagnosis before starting on any treatment.

Services and Treatments

Whenever possible, our doctors use minimally invasive approaches to treat a wide range of cardiovascular conditions.

Diagnosis

Over 15 different technologies are used to diagnose heart conditions, not including blood tests.

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Echocardiography & exercise echocardiography
  • Exercise stress testing
    • Dobutamine stress echocardiogram (for patients unable to exercise on a treadmill)
    • Pharmacological stress testing with nuclear imaging
    • Pharmacological stress testing with MRI imaging
  • 24-hour Holter (EKG) monitoring including event monitoring 
    • Nuclear cardiology
    • Tilt table testing
    • TEE – Transesophageal echocardiography (multi-plane)
    • Electrophysiology testing (arrhythmia)
  • Angiography 
    • Diagnostic cardiac catheterization (coronary angiogram)
    • Carotid angiography
    • Peripheral angiography
Treatment

The first 90 minutes after a cardiac emergency are the most critical for long term effects on the heart. We have implemeted 24 hour emergency cardiac intervention with set doctor guidelines.

  • Cardiac Electrical System
    • Electrophysiology study including ablation
    • Pacemaker implantation
    • AICD (automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator) implantation
    • Cardiac resynchronisation therapy
  • Coronary Artery Disease
    • Cardiac catheterization with coronary angiogram
    • Percutaneous transluminal coronary intervention (PCI): balloon angioplasty and stenting
  • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Closure of Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
    • Closure of Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)
    • Closure of Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
  • Valvular System
    • Valvuloplasty
  • Vascular Disease
    • Carotid stenting
    • Renal stenting
    • Peripheral artery stenting
Cardiovascular Rehabilitation

At BaliMéd Hospital, Cardiovascular Department works with Rehabilitation Center in order to improve heart (and vascular) function including a therapy, before and after heart (and vascular) surgery to reduce pain and enable the patients to have a normal daily life.

These are not a complete list of all the diagnostic procedures and treatments we provide. The information is to be used as rough guidelines and not for medical advice. Please consult one of our qualified healthcare specialists for an accurate diagnosis before starting on any treatment.

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