RAJKUMAR DAS : BM Birla Heart Research Centre, a Super-Specialty Cardiac Institute observed an insightful and engaging session with eminent cardiologists and their patients who underwent high end complicated cardiac procedures right in the midst of the pandemic. The hospital granted a new lease of life to many who overcame their fears and inhibitions to visit the hospital. With gratitude and kindness, patients today spoke about their experiences.
Eminent cardiologists and cardiac surgeons who have witnessed the evolution of cardiac science with advancement of technological innovations and have immensely contributed to the specialized field have been the key to saving the lives of many during the lockdown. Cardiologists, Dr. Anil Mishra, Dr. Anjan Siotia, Dr. Ashok B Malpani, Dr.
Dhiman Kahali, Dr. Tarun Praharaj, Dr. Shuvo Dutta, Dr. Sabyasachi Pal and Cardiac Surgeons like Dr. Manoj Daga and Dr. Ratan Das shared insights into how new cardiac therapies are adapting to the advancement of technology and how high-end procedures have benefitted patients. Path breaking procedures such as the Intra Vascular Lithotripsy or the Shock Boom Therapy, leadless pacemakers and the new Gallart Device (CRTD) which is implanted on a patient and can be operated via bluetooth on smart phones, were only some of the topics of discussion.
Dr. Simmardeep Gill, COO, CK Birla Hospitals salutes all doctors and medical staff, who have been doing a marvelous job in these trying times. He opines, “As BMB enters its 31st Anniversary, we would like to focus on the innovative robust digital transformation, which would not only create a seamless platform for communication but would also enable us to better manage cardiac care. Going forward we would analyze clinical data to identify opportunities to improve utilization, make care-delivery processes more effective, enhance the quality of diagnoses and lower the risk of missed opportunities. We hope to leverage a wide variety of self-innovative tools and platforms to manage and analyze this data, to generate significant insights and ensure a deep patient-doctor bond through virtual reality and augmented reality.’
Being a dedicated facility for providing cardiac care, BM Birla Heart Research Centre has some of the most accomplished Cardiologists, who have decades of experience in diagnosing complex heart problems. Their extensive practice at various elite medical establishments around the world gives them an edge at delivering superior clinical services. Now aided by the most modern technologies for heart care to help patients heal faster, the center will strive to be the epicenter of Cardiac Care in eastern India with cutting-edge technology for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment and management of heart diseases.