Dr. Rajneesh Malhotra - Best Heart Surgeon In India, Best Cardiac Surgeon In Delhi
+91-9999722781, +91-9650429068
Best Cardiologist in India, Best Heart Surgeon In India

Dr. Rajneesh Malhotra

Chief-CTVS, Max Delhi & NCR Hospital

Read More

Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital heart defects are problems with the heart's structure that are present at birth. These defects can involve:

Congenital heart defects change the normal flow of blood through the heart. There are many types of congenital heart defects. They range from simple defects with no symptoms to complex defects with severe, life-threatening symptoms.

Congenital heart defects are the most common type of birth defect. They affect 8 out of every 1,000 newborns. Many of these defects are simple conditions. They need no treatment or are easily fixed. Some babies are born with complex congenital heart defects. These defects require special medical care soon after birth.

The diagnosis and treatment of complex heart defects has greatly improved over the past few decades. As a result, almost all children who have complex heart defects survive to adulthood and can live active, productive lives. Most people who have complex heart defects continue to need special heart care throughout their lives. They may need to pay special attention to how their condition affects issues such as health insurance, employment, birth control and pregnancy, and other health issues.

Call Us
+91-9999722781, +91-9650429068
Address
Max Super Specaility Hospital, (East Block), Saket, New Delhi (India)