Fetal/Perinatal Cardiology

Fetal/Perinatal  Cardiology

Fetal cardiology gives assessment and administration of the fetal heart for anatomic  abnormalities, cadence issues, and cardiovascular issues that may emerge from obstetric situation.

Having a fetal echocardiogram can help recognize whether a child will be conceived with congenital heart disease (CHD). Discovering CHD early empowers doctors to design particular care and give the best treatment choices accessible. Our perinatal cardiologist will talk about the discoveries with you and your obstetrician or perinatalogist to guarantee ideal care all through your pregnancy.

Who needs a fetal echocardiogram?

A few ladies are increased risk for bringing forth a child with congenital heart disease (CHD) or other cardiovascular issues. Notwithstanding a routine heart screen by their obstetrician, they ought to be considered for referral for a particular fetal echocardiogram. Fetal echo is prescribed for ladies who have:

  • Family history of CHD. The hazard if a past kid has CHD is around 1 of every 50; around 1 out of 10 to 1 of every 20 if the parent has CHD.
  • Abnormal heart comes about because of an obstetric ultrasound.
  • Abnormal fetal heart rhythm.
  • Abnormality of another major organ system.
  • Diseases,for example, diabetes or phenylketonuria (PKU) or connective tissue infections, for example, lupus.
  • Exposure to specific medications amid pregnancy, including drug or alcohol abuse.
  • Viral contaminations, for example, rubella (German measles) in the main trimester.

What are the advantages of fetal echocardiography?

Congenital heart disease is the most well-known extreme inherent variation from the norm in the infant and the cause of more than half the deaths from congenital anomalies in childhood. Pre-birth analysis of CHD permits doctors and families the greatest number of remedial choices while permitting proper conveyance making arrangements for quick therapeutic and surgical intercession once the infant is born.

Who should perform a fetal echocardiogram and when?

A restricted cardiovascular assessment is conceivable amid general obstetric examining and is appropriate for women at lower risk. Be that as it may, a few ladies should have a detailed fetal echocardiogram. Our fetal cardiology program incorporates pediatric cardiologists who have some expertise in fetal echocardiography; and in addition the main heart sonographers in the state who have passed the fetal echocardiography registry examinations.

Dr Abhay Bhoyar

MBBS DCH MD MSc MRCPCH CCT

Dr Abhay Bhoyar is a Consultant Paediatric Interventional and Fetal Cardiologist. He belongs to Amravati in Vidarbha. After completing his MBBS and MD(paediatrics) from KEM Hospital and LTMMC, Mumbai University, he went to UK in 2000 to pursue higher studies. There he competed MRCPCH and then underwent 5 years of systematic training in paediatric cardiology which resulted in a certificate of completion of specialist training in paediatric cardiology (CCT). He has gained experience in paediatric cardiology at esteemed Birmingham children’s hospital, Birmingham and Glenfield hospital, Leicester, UK. In asia he spent one month in national heart institute(IJN), Malaysia and 2 weeks at Cochin.

His clinical expertise is the care of infants, children and teenagers with all forms of heart disease as well as in the unborn child.

About Us

Although serving population of nearly 15 million, the pediatric cardiology services in central India are largely far behind the rest of India, let alone the international standards. Parents are running from pillar to post to get the best care for their loved ones.

Services

  • Fetal/Perinatal Cardiology
  • Non- Invasive Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Adults with congenital heart disease

Location

101, Niti Gaurav Complex, Wing - A, Near Center Point Hotel, Ramdaspeth., Nagpur, Maharashtra 440010, India

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