Chris Hani Baragwanath Cardiology

Weekly outpatients Clinics

  • Mondays – Martenity Cardiac and Pacemaker Clinic.
  • Tuesdays – Valve Clinic – Native and Prosthetic Valve clinic.
  • Wednesdays – In-patients and Referral Hospitals Clinic
  • Thursdays – Cardiomypathy and Coronary Artery Disease Clinic.
  • Fridays – Congenital and Pericardial disease clinic.

Our Services

Imaging

Echocardiography – 2D and 3D and TOE using the latest ultrasound technology available.

We are the pioneers in Cardiac MRI imaging and provide the service for public sector as well as patients referred from the private sector. We are one of the only 2 centers in the country with this capability and have taken part in multi-center heart failure studies that involved CMR as one of the imaging techniques.

PCI

We perform PCI  both for simple type A lessions as well as for highly complex lesions including for left main disease and CTOs.

Balloon Valvuloplasty

We treat rheumatic mitral valve stenosis and congenital pulmonary stenosis with balloon valvuloplasty.

Pacemaker

We provide temporary and permanent pacing – single and dual chamber systems. We also provide CRT for heart failure patients in accordance with international guidelines as well as ICD implantation for treatment of tach-arrhythmias.

We run a weekly pacemarker clinic for regular follow-up and interrogation of patients with permanent pacemarker of defibrillators.

Diagnostic coronary angiography.

Diagnostic left and right heart Catheterization.

Diagnostic coronary angiography.

Diagnostic left and right heart Catheterization.