Surgical Repair of Aortic Root/ Ascending Aortic / Arch and Descending Aortic aneurysms.
Surgery for Acute Aortic Dissection
Dr Babar Bashir CHAUDHRI is an expert in the repair of aneurysms of the aorta and surgery for of acute aortic dissections.
Acute Type A aortic dissection is a catastrophic emergency, which if untreated will kill over 50% of sufferers within 48hrs. Emergency aortic surgery may include replacing the aortic valve and replacing the aortic root, ascending aorta and the arch, and the head and neck vessels. In this situation, surgery is mandated to save life.
He also has extensive experience of surgical treatment and graft replacement for aneurysms of the thoracic aorta and access to the latest devices to facilitate this (eg ThoraflexTM Hybrid: Terumo Aortic).