First in Delhi: Sanjeevan Hospital launches CT Angiography facility advanced CT MPI facility

Stress myocardial perfusion CT (MPICT) is performed by acquiring a series of CT images after injection of a bolus of contrast medium during pharmacological hyperemia

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New Delhi: Sanjeevan Hospital, a leading hospital in the heart of Delhi inaugurated the state-of-the-art Coronary CT Angiography facility with advanced CT MPI facility.
The CT Angiography facility claimed to be the first of its kind in Delhi also contains the feature of cat scan-based Stress Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (CT MPI), which is the first in the city to ensure patients have access to the most advanced diagnostic tools for cardiac evaluation.
Stress myocardial perfusion CT (MPICT) is performed by acquiring a series of CT images after injection of a bolus of contrast medium during pharmacological hyperemia, similar to perfusion imaging technique by MRI or PET.
Several important dignitaries and doctors including Dr Girish Tyagi, Registrar Delhi Medical Council, Dr Arun Gupta, President Delhi Medical council, Dr Ashwini Dalmiya, President Delhi Medical Association, Senior cardiologist Dr VK Trehan, Senior CTVS surgeon Padmashri Dr GK Mani and many more were present at the occasion.
IPS Officer Robin Hibu, who graced the inauguration ceremony, commended Sanjeevan Hospital’s commitment to enhancing healthcare facilities in the Old Delhi area. He stated, “The introduction of Coronary CT Angiography is a significant step towards improving healthcare facilities in this region. It’s delightful to see that the people of the walled city will get this premium specialised service right near their doorsteps.”
Dr Prem Aggarwal, Managing Director of Sanjeevan Hospital, stated “We are proud to be the first hospital in Old Delhi to offer Coronary CT Angiography which is the first diagnostic choice for chest pain assessment. Sanjeevan Hospital is dedicated to ensuring that our patients have access to the most advanced medical technologies and diagnostic tools.”
“With the introduction of Coronary CT Angiography, Sanjeevan Hospital stands ready to continue its tradition of excellence and unwavering commitment to the health and well-being of the community. Patients in central Delhi can now benefit from a faster and more accurate diagnosis of chest pain, ensuring that they receive the most appropriate care in a timely manner,” said Dr Manav Aggarwal, Senior Consultant Cardiologist, Sanjeevan Hospital.