Adequate staff and teaching material for Postdoctorate Training – M.Ch. (CVTS), M.Sc. (Perfusion Technology), B.Sc. (Perfusion Technology) as mentioned above.

The department has surgical wing at KLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital & MRC. Here, we perform all types of open and closed heart surgeries along with Thoracic as well as Vascular procedures and other major emergency procedures like Aortic Dissection, Post Infarction VSR, Pulmonary Thrombo-embolism and Vascular Trauma.  We are operating on an average 1000 cases per year. The department of CVTS is fully equipped with 4 Operation Theatres (2 OTs dedicated to paediatric patients), Two Adult Intensive Therapy and One Paediatric Intensive Therapy Unit and Post Operative Recovery Room. We have 30 bedded Ward.

Patient Services

1)  Cardiac surgeon available round the clock to attend the emergency cases

2)  Peripheral consultations by the department cardiac surgeons in the following places

    • Goa
    • Chikkodi
    • Yellur
    • Vijaypur
    • Haveri

3)   Heart Failure Clinic

4)   Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenator (ECMO) Therapy

5)   Expert team for Heart, Lung and Heart Lung Transplantation

6)   Facilities available for getting operated under all Government approved schemes for poor patients