Cost of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) in India
This is the average cost of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) in top ranked hospitals in India. It may vary from person to person, depending on patient's condition - like age, diabeties, hypertension etc.
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Cost in India
Does the given cost include everything, accommodation food etc.?
The food and accommodation is not included in the cost provided. We would help you find a suitable accommodation that would fit in your budget in a decent place which would be close to the hospital.
Is it an open heart surgery?
Yes, it is an open heart surgery. The surgery is performed to improve the blood flow to the heart. CABG is performed to treat Coronary Artery blockage. The surgeon takes a graft from the leg usually and places it in place of the defected vessel so that the blood flow can be improved.
Can it be treated with medicines? How long is the patient supposed to stay post-surgery?
No, it cannot be treated with medicines. One needs to go through the procedure to be treated. the patient needs to stay in India post-surgery for about 1-2 weeks.
What is the cost breakdown?
The evaluation cost of the treatment is approximately 800-1000 USD. The cost of CABG if required, is approx. 5500 USD (twin sharing room). If the patient wants a private room, then the cost would increase.
Do you need to pay the amount before coming to India?
The patient can even pay the amount before the surgery in India or the amount can be transferred before coming to India.
Ways to reduce the cost of the treatment?
The accommodation can be made from single bed to double or more beds sharing.