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Dr. Ramesh Kawar - Cardiologist, Mumbai

Dr. Ramesh Kawar

90 (145 ratings)
MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM

Cardiologist, Mumbai

30 Years Experience  ·  800 - 1000 at clinic  ·  ₹350 online
Dr. Ramesh Kawar 90% (145 ratings) MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM Cardiologist, Mumbai
30 Years Experience  ·  800 - 1000 at clinic  ·  ₹350 online
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I want all my patients to be informed and knowledgeable about their health care, from treatment plans and services, to insurance coverage....more
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Dr. Ramesh Kawar is an experienced Cardiologist in Orlem Malad, Mumbai. He has been a successful Cardiologist for the last 29 years. He has done MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM. You can consult Dr. Ramesh Kawar at Surana Hospital and Research Center in Orlem Malad, Mumbai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Ramesh Kawar on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS - Rajasthan University - 1988
MD - Cardiology - Rajasthan University - 1992
DM - Mumbai University - 1997
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Hindi

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Heart Transplant - When Is The Right Time?

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Heart Transplant - When Is The Right Time?

There are many people worldwide who suffer from heart problems (irrespective of their age and sex). While in most cases, the condition improves with proper treatment and medications, in few, the condition is beyond treatment. A heart transplant comes as a savior for such people. It gives them a new lease of life. The transplant involves replacing a heart that has stopped functioning normally (damaged or may be diseased) with a healthy heart (from the donor).

Over the years, heart transplant has undergone a sea of change. With the advancement of science and technology, the success rate in a heart transplant has seen an exponential rise.

People who need a heart transplant:
A heart transplant may be essential in the following cases.

  • A congenital heart disorder (a person born with a heart problem).
  • Defective or diseased heart valves.
  • Amyloidosis (a condition where amyloid fibrils get deposed in the tissues and organs of the body intracellularly or extracellularly).
  • Problems in the coronary artery.
  • Cardiomyopathy (A condition where the muscles of the heart become weak, thereby affecting the normal functioning of the heart).
  • A heart transplant that failed previously.
  • Ventricular Arrhythmias (a condition that originates in the ventricles, in ventricular arrhythmias, the heart rhythms are abnormally rapid).

However, under the following circumstances, a heart transplant may not be a wise idea

  • People with infections or chronic lung or kidney disorders.
  • A case of cancer in the past.
  • Age may be a deciding factor.The recovery from a heart transplant may not be 100% in an aged person.

The heart transplant procedure:
The first step in heart transplant is the availability of a suitable donor. In this case, a donor is a person whose brain is dead but the other organs, including the heart, is healthy and functioning properly. A surgeon performs three operations in a heart transplant.

  • The first operation is essentially the removal of the healthy heart from the donor body. The heart is kept in a cool place, preferably ice (to keep the heart alive and in good condition until the heart transplant takes place).
  • In the second operation, the recipient's damaged or diseased heart is operated out.The situation may, however, be complicated if the patient had a heart surgery in the past.
  • The third and the final surgery involves implanting the donor heart into the recipient body (the recipient's upper heart chambers and the atrial back wall are however not removed).
  • Once the implantation takes place (without any complications), the surgeons sew the heart into place.
  • The blood vessels are then connected back to the heart and the lungs. The heart starts beating again once it is warmed up.
  • To enable the patient to receive the nutrients and oxygen (during the heart transplant), the patient is put on a heart-lung machine.
  • If no complications develop after the transplant, the patient is discharged within a fortnight.

In some unfortunate cases, there may be organ rejection. The condition arises when the recipient's immune cells see the transplanted heart as non-self (foreign agents). If left unattended, it may damage the heart. Immunosuppressant drugs can help avert the rejection. However, it is important to monitor the patient closely for any infections that may arise to the administration of the immunosuppressants. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Hi, I want to know about MICRO VASCULAR ANGINA. My 39 years husband is suffering from it. No positive responses from FortisMAX, AIIMS - Delhi .he had been through Angioplasty 4 years back .please guide me for that.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Hi, I want to know about MICRO VASCULAR ANGINA. My 39 years husband is suffering from it. No positive responses from ...
It’s also termed small vessel Disease. It is not harmful and not a cause for worry. Reassure him about it and everything should be fine.
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Sir I have suffered from hypertension. With range 155to110 .ECG normal. What is the problem sir. My age is 32. Ecg. Doctor suggest azildac40. But I have no relief.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Sir I have suffered from hypertension. With range 155to110 .ECG normal. What is the problem sir. My age is 32. Ecg. D...
Change your lifestyle, Diet, do regular exercises, reduce your weight if obese, decrease salt intake, avoid processed food, junk food If not helping then add another medicines.
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Hi, my question is which blood group more prone to bad cholesterol? And how to reduce? What are the sign of high cholesterol please tell me sir/mam.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Hi, my question is which blood group more prone to bad cholesterol? And how to reduce? What are the sign of high chol...
No relationship of Blood Group with Cholesterol! Avoid fried, Fatty & Junk food, Do regular Exercise (walking, Jogging)
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Sir when hypertension comes in blood reports or in ECG any different differences we observe what are they please tell me that number are all these reports are normal. 170 by 110 is also comes in tension or anxiety or or any depression and stress if really hypertension comes what numbers we observe IN black test and is ECG. Please tell me clearly it's my humble request.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Sir when hypertension comes in blood reports or in ECG any different differences we observe what are they please tell...
Hypertension doesn't come in blood reports, it is measured by doctors using Sphygmomanometer (BP measuring Instruments) Normal BP is 120/80 mm Hg, Any pressure above 140/90 mm Hg is considered high and needs treatment.
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Hi my father is diabetic patient what are the symptoms of high cholesterol please clarify my answer.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Hi my father is diabetic patient what are the symptoms of high cholesterol please clarify my answer.
There are no symptoms of Cholesterol, It's blood abnormality. When it leads to blockages in heart or other arteries it may cause chest pain, Breathing problem etc.
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My age is 34 yrs, female two kids one is seven and other is one years old baby, I have high BP, will I die suddenly, am afraid. My endo gave telmaxx 25 tab, my TFT now is normal.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
My age is 34 yrs, female two kids one is seven and other is one years old baby, I have high BP, will I die suddenly, ...
Nothing will happen to you, don't get Panicked unnecessary, Keep blood Pressure under control and regular check up, everything will be fine.
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Namate sir, Sir Meri wife ko last 2 years se high blood pressure ki problem he sir humne Dr. se cunsult kiya unke kahe anusar blod and other test karwaye pr sabhi test k result normal h Meri wife ki age 23 h Dr. ne ek tablet hamesa khane k liye kaha h sir Kuch upay bataye jisse Bina tablet khaye bp control ho sake sir Kya Meri wife ko pragnancy me Kuch problem hogi ya nhi bp 100/170 to bad jata h please give me reply Thank you.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Namate sir, Sir Meri wife ko last 2 years se high blood pressure ki problem he sir humne Dr. se cunsult kiya unke kah...
If BP remains high, then you need to take tablets, some of which are safe for Pregnancy also If there is no other cause for high blood pressure at such a young age like Obesity, Thyroid Problem or Kidney Problem, family history of high blood pressure than it is more likely to be Essential (Primary) You can reduce her salt intake, Tellher to exercise regularly, reduce weight if she is obese, increase fruit intake & avoid junk food, processed foods (If after that also BP remains High then you need to take medicines)
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Sir my age is 30 I am suffering from hypertension for one month I use BP tablets 1 month 15 days in that period for 15 days my BP is normal my doctor said stop BP tablets. For 5 days I will be Ok. But I heard that once BP tablet is used the body is addicted to them. My doctor said due to cholesterol BP is raised. My cholesterol come to normal. Please guide me.

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM
Cardiologist, Mumbai
Sir my age is 30 I am suffering from hypertension for one month I use BP tablets 1 month 15 days in that period for 1...
BP is not related to Cholesterol. Many other reasons can raise BP, like Obesity, Stress, Anxiety, excess salt in diet, Sedentary life style etc. If you take care of these factors, and if your BP remains under control, you may not need medicines.
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