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Heartfelt Innovations: Advancing Cardiovascular Surgery with Science and Technology

New Delhi[India],February 14: In the realm of cardiovascular surgery, remarkable advancements in science and technology are revolutionizing the way we mend hearts and save lives. With innovative techniques and cutting-edge equipment, surgeons like Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja are pioneering new horizons in the field, bringing hope and healing to patients around the world.

At the forefront of this medical revolution are advancements in prosthetic heart valves. Traditionally, patients with heart valve diseases required long-term oral anticoagulation therapy to prevent blood clots. However, with the development of mechanical prosthetic heart valves by visionary surgeons like Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja, the need for such medications is eliminated. These innovative valves offer patients a safer and more convenient alternative, improving their quality of life and reducing the risk of complications.

Another groundbreaking innovation in cardiovascular surgery is the Mammary Artery Support Platform (MASP). Designed to enhance the usage of bilateral internal thoracic arteries (BITA) in coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, the MASP is revolutionizing the way surgeons approach complex cardiac procedures. By providing additional support and stability to the arterial grafts, the MASP improves the long-term outcomes of CABG surgery, leading to better patient outcomes and reduced rates of complications.


These advancements in science and technology are not only improving the effectiveness of cardiovascular procedures but also expanding access to life-saving treatments for patients in need. With the support of organizations like the Sajja Heart Foundation, which has been recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Government of India, surgeons are leading the charge in advancing the field of cardiovascular surgery.

Through their tireless dedication to innovation and excellence, surgeons like Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja are transforming the landscape of cardiovascular care, bringing hope and healing to millions of patients worldwide. As we continue to push the boundaries of science and technology, the future of cardiovascular surgery looks brighter than ever, promising breakthroughs and advancements that will further enhance patient outcomes and improve the quality of life for individuals with heart disease.