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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Pacemaker removal surgery

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Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I had a cardiac tamponade during pacemaker surgery Oct 13th, 2014. The lead for the ventricle had ... on a ventilator and placed in ICU for 36 hours. Went home after about 48 hours. The pacemaker is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Gaurav Katiyar MD

Pacemaker surgery,my mother had yesterday? What does it entail? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Katiyar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

a blockage, he had pneaunomia and was hospitalized for 3 weeks 2 years ago and had to have surgery to remove ... a hard time getting his breath. This has been going on now for at least 9 months he has a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello Cardiologist, Say you had a patient that needed a pacemaker put in. This patient is technically willing to have it done but is terrified of surgeries of any type, doesn't matter if she is awake ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

My mother had a pacemaker put in and she was stopped from taking her blood thinner (Pradaxa) a few days ago 3 days before she had the surgery and 7 days after. Now the doctor says she can use them again ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

heart surgery for extra muscle to be removed. Dont know if I should go to ER or wait and see Dr ...Hi I am having pain around my pacemaker That was implanted 4 years ago. When I touch a certain area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

My brand new pacemaker got infecteded last fall and they had to remove it. The wound healed ... of it attached itself to the pacemaker wire about an inch from the vein.. Now they want to do open heart... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Respected Dr. A Doctor Has suggested to fit a Pacemaker in my father Body we are from low middle ... is on Please Suggest me is the Pacemaker is required to be done. thank You ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

My dad has high BP and has been consuming tazloc 40 and amlodipine for the last 5-6 years.....he also had his pacemaker surgery done in 2010.... He is of late experiencing severe muscle cramps ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Priyank Mody MD

Will a pacemaker help afib? My husband had an ablation, electrodes made a hole in his esophagus which caused a major surgery , six weeks in hospital and getting ready to go back in to be put ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyank Mody ( Cardiologist)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic No… Rarely / Only after ablation of the communication between the atria and ventricles (upper & lower chambers) There are better options / ask your treating doctor Wishing well

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

HI. The hiatal hernia causing the reflux problems usually needs surgical correction to get better, if the medical treatment has not helped. Pacemaker and fitness should be done by a Cardiologist before you go for...