Cardiology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the heart as well as parts of the circulatory system. The field includes medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology.
Physicians who specialize in this field of medicine are called cardiologists, a specialty of internal medicine. Pediatric cardiologists are pediatricians who specialize in cardiology.
Physicians who specialize in cardiac surgery are called cardiothoracic surgeons or cardiac surgeons, a specialty of general surgery.
The department of Cardiology provides latest, cutting-edge technology in the diagnosis and treatment in all fields of Cardiology ranging from preventive, clinical, non-invasive and interventional Cardiology. The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery offers a comprehensive state-of-the art surgical therapy for all adult cardiac and thoracic diseases.