Balloon Mitral Valvotomy

Mitral Valve Repair in Delhi

Common Mitral Valve Disease FAQs

Heart Valve Disease treatment needs accurate diagnosis, right type of procedure, regular medicine intake and the correct lifestyle modification as per the Cardiologist’s advice. balloon valvotomy mitral stenosis doctor in Delhi

Can Mitral Valve disease be treated by medicines?

If diagnosed in early stgaes, mild mitral valve diseases can be treated or controlled by medications as well. However if the functioning of heart is hampered, mitral valvotomy is required.

What are the symptoms of Mitral Valve Disease?

Shortness of Breath, fatigue and abnormal heart beat are the most common symptoms the patients have. The cardiologist can hear Abnormal heart sounds with a stethoscope as well.

Any Diagnostic Tests required before mitral valvotomy?

Yes, we need to be absoultely sure about the diagnosis before doing the procedure. So a few cardio test such as ECG, Echocardiography etc are peformed to confirm a diagnosis.

What is Balloon MItral Valvotomy?

A small balloon with a valve is inserted through a small incision near your thigh or chest. This balloon is then inflated and the valve gets implanted on the old mitral valve. The balloon is then taken out and the patient is sent to the recovery room.

How much time does it take to perform balloon mitral valvotomy?

It takes around 2 hours for the whole procedure although the main procedure takes less than an hour as Dr Rajiv Agarwal has decades of experience in this procedure.

Do I have to come for follow up after MItral Valve Replacement?

Yes, most patients lead a normal life after getting treated but an expert opinion is required to check for patient recovery and what more can be done to get a better quality of life.

Best Medical Care for Mitral Valve Disease Treatment in Delhi

Genuine Advice

Dr Rajiv Agarwal believes that not every chest pain is heart attack and the patient must be checked thoroughly before reaching a diagnosis. A good diagnosis is the treatment half-done.

Experienced Cardiologist

Dr Rajiv Agarwal is an experienced and skilled heart doctor for all the heart diseases treatment, diagnostic procedures, cardiac catheterization, stent placement, pacemaker surgery and LVAD procedure etc.

Common Patient Queries

Our happy patients are our treasure. A doctor feels equally happy if not more, when a patient recovers and gets discharged comletely healthy from the hospital. 

Disclaimer: The content on this website ( is solely for the purpose of educating and creating awareness about the domain i.e. Cardiac Catherterization. This shall not be treated as a substitute to a professional cardiologist’s advice or prescription. Every individual and their case is different, so the results of any of the treatments mentioned on the website may vary.