Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute (MGMCRI)

A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY



Patient care

A premier line up of excellent diagnosis methods and procedures helps in assessing heart ailments.

  • Coronary Angiography
  • 128 Slice Coronary CT Scan
  • 3D Echocardiography & Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Tread Mill Test
  • Holter Monitoring & Loop recorders.

Our cath lab is a State-of-the-art PHILIPS FD 10 Flat Panel Catheterization Laboratory is a suite to perform Cardiac and Noncardiac Interventions.

We routinely perform the following procedures.

Coronary Interventions

  • Coronary angiogram
  • Coronary angioplasty & stenting ( Primary & Elective )
  • IABP support
  • Intra Vascular Image(IVUS and OCT)
  • FFR(Fractional Flow Reserve)

Peripheral Interventions

  • Peripheral angiogram & angioplasty stenting
  • Embolization – Coils & PVA particles
  • Renal angiogram & stenting
  • Carotid angiogram and stenting
  • Bronchial artery embolization
  • IVC Filter Implantation

Cardiac Rhythm Management 

  • Permanent pacemaker implantation ( Single & Dual )
  • Inter cardiac defibrillator (ICD ) Implantation
  • Cardiac Resynchronized Therapy (CRT) Implantation

Valvular Interventions

  • Balloon Mitral valvuloplasty ( BMV)
  • Percutaneous Pulmonary valvuloplasty
  • Percutaneous aortic valvuloplasty
  • Percutaneous Tricuspid Valvuloplasty

Congenital Cardiac Interventions

  • Cath studies
  • Percutaneous Device Closure of PDA / ASD / VSD
  • Coil closure of PDA

Structural, functional, and rhythm-related problems of the heart are dealt with by this Department. Congenital heart defects – heart defects present at birth – are the most common of all heart conditions in children. The Paediatric Cardiology unit at the MGMCRI is especially renowned for providing the best cardiac care to children.