Aortic Aneurysm – SIMS

What is Aorta?

According to American Heart Association, an Aneurysm is a localized sac or dilation formed when part of an artery wall weakens, allowing it to widen abnormally or balloon out. This bulge can cause internal bleeding.

What is an Aortic disease?

The aorta may be affected by three different ways

Who are at risk of developing aortic disease?

People who have the following conditions may be at higher risk for developing aortic diseases.

What can be the symptoms if you have an aortic disease?

Sudden symptoms occur when an aortic emergency like dissection occurs.
Aortic aneurysms may not have any symptoms until it grows to a sufÞcient size to cause pressure related symptoms ,depending on the location of the aneurysm, like,
Symptoms due to blocks in the aorta may be,

How is an aortic disease treated?

There are two main treatment options for aortic diseases.

Open Surgery

Repair or replace the affected part of the aorta.

Endovascular surgery

Replacing the diseased segment using a stent,without open surgery. Usually done through a small cut in the groin.

What we offer at SIMS – Aortic Aneurysm centre ?

We at SIMS have state of the art facilities for diagnosing and treating all varieties of aortic diseases. Our expert surgical team led by senior surgeon Dr V.V.Bashi have performed more than 1500 aortic surgeries including endovascular procedures with a success rate of more than 95%.

Our Specialised aortic centre offers screening tests for early detection of aortic diseases, which includes,

Why SIMS Hospital?

Over 1500+ Clinical & Operational Staffs

15+ State-of-the-Art Modular OTs

80000+ Surgeries Performed