The Centre of Excellence in Cardiac Sciences at Aster CMI Hospital offers a complete range of cardiac care services – from the delicate needs of an infant, to the complex requirements of a senior citizen - it covers every area. A combination of its state-of-the-art facilities, the latest techniques and highly skilled medical practitioners ensures patients receive the best medical care possible. Aster CMI provides surgical and interventional treatments for a wide range of cardiac diseases like heart attacks (coronary heart disease), heart failure, atrial fibrillation or arrhythmia, and congenital heart diseases, such as atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect, AV canal defect and total anomalous drainage of pulmonary veins. Angiograms, coronary angioplasty, Mitral valve repair/replacement, Aortic valve repair/replacement and bypass surgery (CABG) are the standard heart procedures/surgeries performed at Aster CMI with great expertise. However, what makes us one of the best heart hospitals in Bangalore is the expertise to handle the highly complex cases of paediatric cardiac surgeries, aortic aneurysms and heart transplants with equal expertise. 
Cardiac surgeries were once about incisions that were made across the chest cavity, leaving ghastly scars. With time and improvement in technology, minimally invasive heart surgeries (MICS) have now become a norm, especially at Aster CMI. 

Taking things further, the hospital is the only one in Karnataka that has introduced Robotic cardiac surgeries, particularly for valve repairs. The Cardiac Services Department functions with a core team of cardiovascular surgeons, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists and paediatric cardiologists. They are further supported by a team of the best clinical cardiologists,cardiac anaesthesiologists, interventional radiologists, cardiac intensivists and rehabilitation therapists. The Cardiac Sciences Department at Aster CMI Hospital is among the first in the city to have a Hybrid Cath Lab, which allows for complex procedures incorporating intervention and surgeries required on a patient to be performed in a single space. The patient here has to stay stationary. From dedicated Operation theaters, a low radiation cath lab, facilities such as a Cardiovascular Surgery ICU to a Critically lll Cardiac Care Unit, everything you need is available for a patient’s complete care. Open round-the-clock, all through the year, Aster CMI has Cardiac specialists available at any time, for any form of cardiac emergency. From surgeries to timely interventions or procedures related to the heart, you can be sure that Aster CMI has the expertise and technology to handle it all; living up to the credit of being a leading multi-specialty hospital in Bangalore.


Cardiology and Cardiovascular & thoracic surgery

Dr Mahadev dixit,Heart Specialist in Bangalore

Dr. Mahadev D Dixit

Lead Consultant - Cardiac Surgery & Chief of Cardiac Sciences

Know More

Dr. Gangadhar T B

Senior Consultant - CTVS Surgery

Know More
Dr Anup Charles,heart surgeons in Bangalore

Dr. Anup Charles

Consultant - Paediatric Cardiac Surgery

Know More
Dr Raghu B

Dr. Raghu B

Consultant - Cardiac Anaesthesia

Know More

Interventional Cardiology

Dr Pradeep Kumar D,Paediatric Cardiology doctor in bangalore

Dr. Pradeep Kumar D

Consultant - Interventional Cardiology

Know More
Dr Sanjay Bhat,top cardiologist in bangalore

Dr. Sanjay Bhat

Consultant - Interventional Cardiology

Know More
Heart Surgeon in Bangalore

Dr. Venkatesulu R S

Consultant - Interventional Cardiology

Know More
Best Paediatric Cardiologist in India

Dr. Sweta Mohanty

Consultant - Paediatric Cardiology

Know More


Cardiac Surgeries

  • Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Beating Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement Surgery
  • Mitral and Aortic Valve Repair Surgery

Read More
Arrhythmia Surgeries

Arrhythmia Surgeries

  • MAZE procedure
  • Cardiac pacemaker insertion
  • Insertion of Implantable Cardiovertor-Defibrillato r s (ICD)

Read More

Heart Failure Surgeries

  • Elective Thoracic Aortic procedures
  • Emergency Thoracic Aortic procedures
  • Innovative Aortic Surgical treatment
  1. Myocardial Revascularization
  2. Valve Repair/Replacement therapy
  3. Temporary and Permanent Ventricular Assist Device

Read More
Minimally invasive cardiac surgeries (MICS)

Minimally invasive cardiac surgeries (MICS)

  • Atrial Septal Defects
  • Mitrial Valve Repair and Replacements
  • Aortic Valve Replacements
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Read More

Non invasive cardiology

  • 3D Transthoracic Echocardiography
  • 3D Transoesophageal Echocardiography
  • Dobutamine Stress Echo and Contrast Echocardiography
  • TMT
  • Holter monitoring
  • 24-hour ambulatory BP monitoring
  • Tilt table testing

Read More

Invasive cardiology - Diagnostic procedures

  • Coronary Angiogram – both transradial and transfemoral
  • Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS), for complex interventions
  • Fractional flow reserve (FFR) – helps infunctional assessment and physiological treatment of blockages in blood vessels
  • Cardiac catheterisation to record pressures and oxygen saturation in various chambers of the heart to assess patients with congenital heart diseases

Read More

Invasive cardiology - Interventions

Coronary Interventions
  • Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) with stent implantation
  • Primary PTCA – Angioplasty during an ongoing heart attack
  • Complex PTCA – includes Rotablation, LMCA and Bifurcation Stenting, Vein Graft Stenting
  • PTSMA – for patients with Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
Valvular interventions
  • BMV-Balloon Mitral Valvotomy
  • PBVD-Pulmonary Balloon Valvular Dilatation
  • ABVD-Aortic Balloon Valvular Dilatation
  • TAVR-Transcutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement
Interventions for congenital heart diseases

We are equipped to handle all age groups from neonates to adults with congenital heart diseases.

  • Balloon Atrial Septostomy (BAS)
  • Closing holes in the heart (ASD, VSD, PDA)
  • Coarctation Balloon Dilatation and Stenting
  • PDA stenting in duct-dependent babies
Peripheral Vascular Interventions
  • PTA (Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty) and stenting of peripheral blood vessels
  • Carotid Stenting, Renal Stenting, Visceral Artery Stenting
  • EVAR (Endovascular Aneurysm Repair) for Aortic Aneurysms
Interventions for heart rhythm disturbances
  • Pacemaker implantation's (Single chamber and dual chamber)
  • AICD (Automated Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator)
  • CRT - Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy for Heart Failure Patients
  • Radiofrequency ablations for rhythm disturbances.
  • MRI compatible devices

Read More