Cardiac Centre

Healing Minds, Transforming Lives

At Babcock University Teaching Hospital’s Cardiac Center, we place your heart’s well-being at the core of our care. Our patient-centered professional approach is dedicated to not only showcasing our expertise but, more importantly, to prioritize your health and satisfaction.

Our Commitment to Excellence: Our service philosophy is firmly rooted in international standards of quality, effectiveness, and efficiency, ensuring a positive experience and outstanding clinical outcomes. We understand the importance of compassion and sensitivity to the unique needs of our patients and their families.

Refined Diagnostics:

Before your consultative visit, your referring doctor conducts essential diagnostic testing. Our administrative staff expertly coordinate all test results and images to streamline your appointment.

All-Inclusive Diagnostics:

We offer a convenient one-stop solution for cardiac surgery patients’ diagnostic needs at our Heart & Vascular Centre.

Multi-Specialty Care:

 General thoracic surgery patients needing multiple appointments for consultation or diagnostics can access our multi-specialty services at the Babcock Heart and Vascular Centre in Ogun.

Seamless Experience:

 Our administrative team is dedicated to making your experience as smooth as possible. We assist with lodging arrangements and offer discounted transportation services, ensuring your comfort and convenience.

Our Specialized Cardiac Services:

Discover a wide range of cardiovascular services that guarantee the necessary interventions, enhancing the health of the communities we serve:

Cardiac Outpatient Unit:

 Our consulting clinics, staffed with experienced cardiologists, provide consultation visits from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm daily, ensuring accessible care.

Open-Heart Excellence:

 Our state-of-the-art Cardiac Operating Room is equipped to perform all types of open-heart surgery, with highly qualified surgeons available 24/7. Innovative techniques have reduced post-surgery hospital stays to an average of three days.

Cutting-Edge Catheterization:

Our cardiac catheterization laboratory, led by skilled international physicians, employs the latest digital imaging technology for precise diagnosis and treatment.

Non-Invasive Diagnostics:

 We offer a range of non-invasive diagnostic services, including Electrocardiography, Echocardiography, and 24-hour ECG monitoring, critical for determining heart conditions.

Comprehensive Care Areas:

Our dedicated team is equipped to treat a range of conditions, including coronary artery disease, carotid artery blockages, valve issues, and heart rhythm disorders. Our services encompass:

  • Cardiac Testing
  • Paediatric Cardiac Care
  • Critical Care: Featuring a specialized unit and team.
  • Cardiac Support Services: Including Preventive and Rehabilitation Programs, ECP Clinic, Physiotherapy, Dietetics, Clinical Nutrition, Diabetes Management, and Recovery.

Focused Intervention:

 Our specialized areas of intervention cover both non-invasive and invasive procedures. These include:

Non-Invasive Services:

  • Executive Screening
  • Full Cardiovascular Consultation
  • Paediatric and Adult Echocardiography Studies
  • 12-Lead Electrocardiogram
  • Exercise Stress Tests
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Pacemaker Interrogation
  • AICD (Defibrillator) Interrogations
  • Trans-Oesophageal Echocardiography
  • Arterial Doppler Studies

Invasive Cardiovascular Procedures:

  • Left and Right Heart Catheterization
  • Percutaneous Coronary Balloon Angioplasty/Stent
  • Thoracic Aortic Stent Grafting
  • Epicardial Pacemaker Leads Placement
  • PDA and ASD Occlusion
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Temporary and Permanent Pacemaker Insertion
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Peripheral Angiogram/Angioplasty
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Insertion
  • Pericardiocentesis

Open Heart Surgery:

  • Mitral, Aortic, and Tricuspid Valve Repair/Replacement
  • MAZE Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation
  • Repair of Atrial Septal Defects
  • Resection of Atrial Tumors
  • VSD Closure
  • Surgical Ligation of PDA
  • Palliative Shunts
  • Coronary Artery Bypass

General Thoracic Surgery:

  • Pneumonectomy
  • Lymph Node Removal
  • Surgery for Achalasia
  • Thymectomy
  • Sympathectomy for Hyperhidrosis
  • Diaphragm Repair or Plication
  • Resection of Mediastinal Mass
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Decortication
  • Treatment for Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Treatment for Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Pulmonary Trauma
  • Chest Tube

Vascular Surgery:

  • Aortic Surgery-Grafts (AAA Repair)
  • Aortic Surgery-Grafts (Aort-bifemoral Repair)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Arterio-venous Fistula/AV Graft
  • Peripheral Vascular Trauma
  • Dialysis Lines

Preventive Programs:

Executive Screening

 Heart disease and stroke are emerging as leading causes of death and disability. Our Executive Cardiac Health Program focuses on:

  • Identifying lifestyle and hereditary factors impacting cardiac health.
  • Preventing and detecting conditions like heart disease and cancer.
  • Enhancing lifestyles by modifying harmful risk factors.
  • Ensuring health stability and peace of mind.

Our Dedicated Team: Our team of top intervention cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, and radiologists is committed to devising unique treatment plans using innovative techniques and leading-edge medicine.

Schedule Your Cardiac Evaluation Today

Your heart deserves the best care. Join us at Babcock University Teaching Hospital’s Cardiac Center for world-class cardiovascular services. Your health, our priority.