Shija Hospitals has set another medical feat for successfully performing 5 (five) Ultrasound Guided Endo Vascular LASER Surgery for Varicose Veins (enlarged and twisted blood vessels mainly found on the legs) for the 1st time in North Eastern India. The surgeries were performed by a team of doctors led by Dr. Sidartha Lukram, Super specialist – Consultant Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon, Shija Hospitals. The cost of the surgery is significantly lower as compared to the cost in other major cities of India. Advantages of LASER treatment for Varicose Veins include no cutting, no stitches, thus it is painless and scarless, patients can walk immediately after the treatment, no hospitalization is required and patients can resume normal duty after 48 hrs.
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Sciences at Shija Hospitals also plans to perform Spider Naevi operation in the near