Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital at Nehru Nagar in Belagavi has installed one of the most modern Biplane Cath lab. This is the first time that such a state-of-the-art Cath Lab has been installed in North Karnataka. To be inaugurated by Central Minister Prahlad Joshi on 10th April.
The high-end version of Philips Azurion Biplane 7B 20/15 Cathlab is a one stop destination for the treatment of all kinds of Neurovascular disorders. The technology will help in managing Emergency neuro-interventional procedures especially Acute stroke & Aneurysmal rupture without performing open surgeries at the hospital.
Biplane machine will be used for procedures such as clipping of arteries, coiling for aneurysm, clipping for aneurysm and for suction of blood clot in stroke cases among others.
It includes DSA CT MRI, which is useful in treating many ailments, including stroke in the brain and blood vessels. This Lab established at a cost of ₹ 5 crores. Dr. Naveen Mulimani and Dr. Abhinandan Rao, a specialist in the field are working in the department.