Peripheral Angiography and Angioplasty

Peripheral Angiography and Angioplasty

This involves taking pictures of the blood vessels supplying arms, legs or internal body organs. The technique is similar to Coronary Angiography. Any significant blockages involving internal organs, arms or legs can be treated with balloon and stent.

A Peripheral Angiogram is a test that uses X rays to assess the narrowed/blocked arteries or veins in the body.

  • Smoking Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Advanced Age

What is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)?

Peripheral Artery Disease is the narrowing of the artery/arteries of the legs, kidneys, arms or head. It is similar to Coronary artery disease. It happens due to the process called ‘Atherosclerosis’.

What are the Risk Factors for PAD?

  1. Smoking
  2. Diabetes
  3. Hypertension
  4. High Cholesterol
  5. Advanced Age

Symptoms of PAD

Especially in PAD cramps, tiredness in leg/hip muscles while walking or climbing up of stairs, pain decreases on taking rest, non-healing ulcers, blackening of toes.

How is Peripheral Angiogram Done?

A Peripheral Angiogram is a minimally painful procedure performed in the Cath lab by an Interventional Cardiologist or Vascular Surgeon. Using a catheter inserted through the groin/hand artery after local anesthesia, a contrast fluid is injected, and X-rays are taken to create angiograms. For expert Angiography Treatment in Pune, consider consulting Dr. Rahul Sawant at Hriday Mitra Cardia Clinic for personalized care and comprehensive cardiac solutions.

Peripheral Angioplasty

Peripheral Angioplasty is a minimally invasive procedure offered by Dr. Rahul Sawant at Hriday Mitra Cardia Clinic, providing advanced care for vascular conditions. This procedure is specifically designed to address blockages or narrowed arteries in the peripheral vascular system, commonly affecting the legs and arms.
Dr. Rahul Sawant, a renowned Cardiologist in Pune, specializes in this technique, utilizing catheter-based interventions to open blocked arteries and restore blood flow.


Angiography Cost in Pune

The cost of Angiography in Pune can vary based on factors such as the type of procedure and hospital facilities. Under the expert care of Dr. Rahul Sawant at Hriday Mitra Cardia Clinic, a renowned Angiography Surgeon in Pune, individuals can receive personalized assessments and optimal cardiac solutions. For accurate cost estimates and comprehensive angiography services in Pune, consult with Dr. Rahul Sawant at Hriday Mitra Cardia Clinic.

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