|Head of the department - Ayrat Galeyev, MD, PhD||Chief cardiologist - Albert Galyavich, MD, D.Sc, professor|
Cardiology department-1 with 40 beds was opened on December, 20, 2004 in ICDC aimed at appraising heart vessels condition by coronary catheterization method in patients prior to cardiac surgeries as well as at qualitative study and treatment of serious patients with heart diseases.
Staff of the department
Head of the department - Ayrat Galeyev, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in the department of therapy of Kazan medical university
Chief cardiologist – Albert Galyavich, MD, D.Sc, professor, Vice-President of Russian Society of Cardiology, Corresponding member of the academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan, Chief Cardiologist of Tatarstan
7 cardiologists work in the department, 2 of them are MD, PhD, 4 cardiologists are Board certified. Nursing staff consists of a head nurse and 11 nurses.
Fields of concern
Patients are admitted with the following diagnoses:
We use a large number of modern high-tech methods of examination, such as echocardioscopy , transesophageal echocardioscopy , ECG and blood pressure Holter monitoring, exercise tolerance testing , stress imaging techniques (stress echocardioscopy , myocardial scintigraphy); assessment of myocardial viability (stress echocardioscopy with dobutamine ) , respiratory function with lung volumes study and alveolar diffusion; vascular Doppler ultrasound , angiography and coronary angiography with possible ventriculography , multidetector computed tomography, MR imaging of the heart . We use the full potential of well-equipped clinical, biochemical, immunological, cytological and bacteriological laboratory.
The patients with resistant arterial hypertension are treated with a new minimally invasive technique of radiofrequency sympathetic denervation of the renal arteries.