Thoracic and Cardiovascular Care

Aneurysm surgeries

METAA – The MIOT Endovascular Centre for Aortic Aneurysm


MIOT is one of India’s highest volume centers for Aortic Aneurysm surgery and attract patients from all over the world.   The center has a 24-hour dedicated team of specialists who can operate in less than 30 minutes for emergencies arriving at the hospital. The center produces one of the world’s best results in outcomes due to its dedicated program which consists of a team of specialists who discuss complex cases to arrive at the best treatment strategy within minutes of referral of emergencies.  Emergencies range from aortic dissections, ruptured aortic aneurysms and aortopathies of Marfan’s Disease patients.

The scans and the clinical information are discussed within the center’s multi-disciplinary team about strategy, feasibility and treatment.  A decision is arrived within minutes and conveyed to the referring physician.  The patients are transported based on clinical urgency and all procedures are performed at MIOT’s state of the art infrastructure.

Aortic Team

Dr. VIJITK.CHERIAN, leads the centre of excellence for Aortic Aneurysm Surgery with years of experience in this area with which he has produced excellent results.

Dr. K. MURALI, who leads the endovascular radiology division at MIOT is part of the Aortic Team who has over the years generated outstanding results. Complex endovascular treatments are his forte.

Treatments Offered

  • Open Surgical Approach
  • Minimally Invasive Endovascular (Stent) Approach
  • Hybrid Approach (Combined Surgery and Stent)
  • Marfan’s Aortic Surgery
  • Open Surgical Approach

These are complex cardiac surgeries involving a high level of skill and experience due to the nature of the complicated disease. MIOT has one of the largest experiences of these set of patients in this region having consistent good results.

Marfan’s Aortic surgery

 The set of Marfan’s syndrome patients have a difficult disease wherein, the aortic tissue is prone to diseases like aortic dissection and aneurysms. Their management requires expertise and experience as they can present with multiple problems.