Travancore Heart Institute {THI}

Travancore Heart Institute {THI}

“THI is designed to deal Cardiology ailments of heart; conventional to the most modern therapeuretic and diagnostic facilities.”


The THI integrates a whole array of noninvasive cardiology services backed by the support of Interventional Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons, Paediatric Cardiologists, Anesthesiologists and dedicated nurses .The department offers lifestyle clinics and wellness programmes detailing exercise patterns and comprehensive cardiac checkups. A high dependency unit equipped with the most modern life supporting mechanisms and monitoring devices has been set up to handle any emergency cardiac situations.
The THI center itself is divided into three divisions: Clinical Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, and Surgical Cardiology.

Clinical Cardiology

Division of Clinical Cardiology offers the crux of cardiology services headed by experienced cardiologists of the state with a wide variant of diagnostic modalities and treatment options. This division handles Electrophysiology, Cardiology Clinic, Wellness and Lifestyle Cardiology Clinic.

  • Critical Care has 14 bedded ventilatory Intensive Coronary Care Unit

Interventional Cardiology

The need-of-the-present amenity in healthcare is been taken care of at Travancore Medicity by a group of most eminent and highly expertise team in the field of interventional cardiology.

  • Emergency and Elective Angiogram and Angioplasty services
  • High-end Hybrid Cathlab Unit
  • Highly equipped Post-angio Intensive Unit
  • Pacemaker Implantation

Surgical Cardiology

Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
The precision of a surgeon is felt to its edge at Travancore Medicity Cardiovascular and Thoracic unit. With an outstanding reputation for successfully handling the most complex cases of heart disease, Travancore Medicity serves as a statewide referral and second opinion center for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.

  • All Heart Valve Replacement and Beating Heart Surgery
  • 2 Exclusive Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgical Suites
  • Highly Qualified Cardiac Anesthesiology and Perfusion Team
  • Skilled Medical and Paramedical Support
  • Exquisite Post Cardiac Intensive Unit


  • OPD Services
  • ECG
  • ECHO :
    1. 4 D ECHO
    2. 2 D ECHO + Color doppler
    3. Contrast ECHO
    4. Transesophageal ECHO (TEE)
    5. Stress ECHO
  • TMT
  • Holter (24Hr – 1 WEEK ECG)
  • ABPM- Ambulatory BP Monitoring
  • 24-hour emergency primary angioplasty services
  • Coronary angiography and angioplasty
  • Peripheral Angiogram and Angioplasty
  • Temporary and permanent pacemaker implantation
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • IVC Filter implantation
  • ICD Implantation
  • CRT Implantation


The Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department is designed to address a spectrum of cardiothoracic and vascular conditions, employing a range of traditional to latest therapeutic and diagnostic methodologies.

The collaborative effort of our highly effective professionals ensures a comprehensive suite of non-invasive and surgical services for patients with conditions related to the heart, chest, and vascular system. The CTVSD is dedicated to providing unparalleled care in the realm of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, with a focus on patient-centric, multidisciplinary approaches that span from diagnostics to the most advanced surgical interventions.


    1. CABG on Pump
    2. CABG off Pump
    3. Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass (MIDCAB)
    1. Mitral Valve Replacement/ Repair
    2. Tricuspid Valve Replacement/Repair
    3. Aortic valve Replacement /Repair
    4. Double Valve Replacement
    5. Bentall’s Procedure
    6. Ventricular Septal Rupture
    7. DOR Procedure and Components
    1. ASD Closure
    2. VSD Closure
    1. Embolectomy
    2. Endarterectomy – Carotid Endarterectomy, Pulmonary Endarterectomy
    3. Aorto Femoral Bypass
    4. Femoral Poplieal Bypass Grafting
    5. Abdominal, Aortic and thoracic Aneurysm Repair
    6. AV Fistula
    7. Aorto Carotid Bypass
    8. Carotid Subclavian Bypass
    9. Vascular Injury Repair
    10. PDA Ligation
    11. Thrombectomy
    12. Endoscopic Vein Harvesting
    1. Mediastinal mass excision – VATS
    2. VATS Procedures
    3. BPF repair
    4. Rib Fixation and reconstruction
    5. Lobectomy
    6. Mediastinoscopy
    7. Esophagectomy
    8. Cervical rib/Thoracic outlet obstruction
  • ECMO