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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr.Raju

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Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Pacemaker replacement post op

Premium Questions

Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

My father is 95 with severe Alzheimer's his battery is dying in his pacemaker. My father would not us to replace it. What should I expect next as far as his life expectancy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

that is leaking.A pacemaker was installed 10 years ago.What are symtons to be concerned about? What symntons should I be aware of ? I have recently diagnosed heart valve leaking and an older valve replaced... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sagar Makode MD

Recently had dual lead pacemaker implanted for slow HR in 40s and sick sinus syndrome . Atrial lead ... to reposition atrial lead. Pn stopped as soon as out of anesthesia. Surgeon found no need to replace... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sagar Makode ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

My ejection factor is 20 to 30 percent. My pacemaker battery needs replacement at considerable cost ..., pacemaker and defibrilatter after triple by-pass. Working (self-employed) full time, providing... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

My father is 68 years old. in last april he underwent pace maker surgery. since then he is facing eyelid dropping. On some days it just disappears but on others he faces problem in opening his eyelids which get closed for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Manisha Jain MD

has had a pacemaker for 10 years after going into heart block and almost dying. Would it be better for her to have a pacemaker with a defibrillator or just replace the original pacemaker.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

I am anemic and have neuropathy. Had open heart surgery in 2012,, pacemaker then and then a stent this past Christmas. (Replaced aortic valve during surgery in 2012). Now have shortness of breath Drs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

post op??? No fever, bowel and bladder habits normal. ... in July in operating room-found thrombus in my heart. Out of O.R-signed consent for pacemaker-All in July ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Vanya Narayan MD

My mother developed a skiing rash only over the site of the pacemaker 5 days ago 10 weeks post op.There is no swelling fever tenderness pain. The cardiologist put her on an antibiotic to be sure there... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vanya Narayan ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Suman Kumar MD

my 44 year old sister is 3 weeks post op from aortic valve replacement , ascending artery anyerism and placement of a permanent pacemaker. during this time she also had allergy to heparin , HIT.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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. Vaishalee Punj MD

Tanning beds are considered safe when a pacemaker is in place.

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

IN CASE OF LOW HEART RATE