India’s First Flex Arm Hybrid Cath Lab, Now Launched at Kauvery Hospital

Chennai, 12th February 2020: Kauvery Hospital, popularly known for their tertiary care, launched India’s First Hybrid Cath Lab Operating Room (OR) on 12th February 2020. The country’s first flex arm Hybrid OR was inaugurated by Thiru. Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu in the presence of Dr. S. Chandrakumar, Executive Chairman, Dr. Manivannan Selvaraj, Managing Director and Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj, Executive Director, Kauvery Hospital.

Kauvery hospital has been in the forefront of delivering cutting-edge treatment over the last few years with major focus on quaternary healthcare especially for cardiovascular and neurovascular diseases. With the launch of the flex arm Hybrid Cath Lab OR, Kauvery Hospital will now be setting a new benchmark in adoption of high-end technology in healthcare where the patient can be assured of safe and advanced cardiac procedures under one roof and in the best possible manner. This facility ensures minimum hospitalization time, faster procedures, reduced risk of complications, optimized cost and better outcomes overall.

“We, at Kauvery Hospital, are very fortunate to have installed and launched India’s first Flex Arm Hybrid Operating Room. Advancements in technology has played a huge role in changing outcomes and delivery of healthcare. Through the installation of the hybrid Cath lab at Kauvery Hospital, we will be able to provide precise and safe treatment to our patients. We are pleased to provide speciality treatment by renowned medical experts in the field of cardiovascular and neurovascular surgeries, who are trained to use the flex arm hybrid technology. This will pave way for Kauvery Hospital to be a preferred destination for holistic healthcare, particularly for performing cardiology and neurology”. said Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj, Executive director, Kauvery Hospital, Chennai.

The Hybrid Cath Lab OR will provide an advantage, for surgeons to offer advanced cardiac interventions, vascular interventions and neurosurgical interventions with greater precision, safety and better clinical outcomes. With the launch of the Flex Arm Hybrid Cath Lab OR, Kauvery Hospital will be the face of delivering radical cardiovascular and neurovascular treatment across the country. The newly launched Hybrid Operating Room helps in –

  • Most advanced imaging capabilities and improved 2D and 3D Visualisations of the Anatomy
  • Enhanced Patient Care driven by Flexibility and ease of access driving better clinical outcome
  • Advanced Infection Management through Stringent Contamination Control Standards
  • Improved quality of outcome
  • Decreased surgical time & Infection

The Hybrid Operating Room will provide space for procedures for various departments, such as –

  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Vascular Surgery

About Kauvery Hospital:

Kauvery Hospitals is ‘A new Age Family Hospital’ with Multi Specialty Clinical Expertise and a pioneer in the ‘HealthCare Provider’ industry, making healthcare affordable. Kauvery is one of the few corporate hospital chains to successfully integrate operations into Tier 1 cities after launching into Tier 2 cities. It is also one of the few hospitals founded by Medical experts and managed by business professionals with a keen focus on delivering personalized and specialized health care with warmth.

Kauvery Hospitals is currently a 1200 bed hospital group with presence in Chennai, Trichy, Hosur and Salem in addition to planned entry in new markets.

Apart from having diverse Multispecialty tertiary care expertise, Kauvery Hospitals house one of three ‘Cardiac Centers of Excellence in South India’ and the only one in Tiruchirappalli (Trichy).

In today’s times where the healthcare industry is more and more commoditized, Kauvery Hospitals stands tall with its promise of making medical expertise and technology truly affordable with empathy and care at every stage of a person’s healthcare needs.