LifePage Career Talk on Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery
By Dr Manish Meswani
[Senior Consultant in VelMed Hospital]
What is Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery?
Dr Manish Meswani: “Cardiovascular surgery is surgery on the heart or great vessels performed by cardiac surgeons. It is often used to treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, with coronary artery bypass grafting); to correct congenital heart disease; or to treat valvular heart disease from various causes, including endocarditis, rheumatic heart disease, and atherosclerosis. It also includes heart transplantation.”
How I got into Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery?
Dr Manish Meswani: “I worked for 8 years in Australia and New Zealand, 5 years in Gujarat and in the last 3 years I have worked in various hospitals of Uttarakhand. In 2018, I joined VelMed Hospital as a Senior Consultant of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery.”
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