3 Hospitals For Top Heart Care In Kuala Lumpur

Written by ClinicTrip on November 7, 2018

These top hospitals in Malaysia’s largest city, Kuala Lumpur, offer excellent heart care and treatments for medical tourists. These three hospitals have been recognized as top medical centers for international patients. Whether you are looking to combine a heart health screening while on vacation or plan to have a complex heart treatment for cardiac or vascular diseases, it is worth researching the options at these hospitals.

Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur

Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur was recognized as the top international hospital of the year in 2018 by industry organizations. Located in the Ampang area of Kuala Lumpur it offers easy access from the city center, top facilities, and a cardiology department equipped with the latest technology. Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur has an international patients department that provides a range of services for medical tourists. Below are the heart conditions that can be treated by Gleneagles. Learn more about the department here: http://gleneagleskl.com.my/centres-of-excellence/cardiac-centre/

  • CARDIAC SURGERY
  • ADVANCED HEART DISEASE / HEART FAILURE
  • BRIGHAM CARDIAC VALVE CENTER
  • CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS SURGERY
  • HEART TRANSPLANT
  • CONGENITAL DISORDERS
  • TRANSMYOCARDIAL REVASCULARIZATION
  • ARRHYTHMIA PROGRAM
  • AORTIC DISEASE PROGRAM
  • STRUCTURAL HEART DISEASE PROGRAM
  • CLINICAL CARDIOVASCULAR SERVICES
  • CONGENITAL DISORDER
  • EXERCISE TESTING LABORATORY
  • VASCULAR DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY
  • HEART TRANSPLANTATION PROGRAM
  • INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY
  • NON INVASIVE CARDIOLOGY
  • VASCULAR CENTRE
  • PULMONARY VASCULAR DISEASE PROGRAM
  • DYSPNEA CENTRE
  • VENTRICULAR ASSIST DEVICE (VAD)

National Heart Institute (Institut Jantung Negara)

The National Heart Institute (IJN) in Malaysia is one of the top cardiology hospitals in Southeast Asia. It has treated 3.7 million patients since it opened and is a Joint Commission International accredited hospital. Located neat the city center of Kuala Lumpur it provides both invasive and non-invasive heart treatments including angioplasty and stenting. It offers various heart health screening programs which are easy to include in a vacation to the country. The institute has an international patient center here: https://www.ijn.com.my/patient-care/international-patient-centre-2/

Sunway Medical Center

The cardiology department at Sunway Medical Center is a Center of Excellence for this hospital located in Petaling Jaya, a southwest suburb of Kuala Lumpur. Winning the top international hospital of the year in 2017 by industry organizations, it has a strong customer centric approach to health care and works to make the patients visit a stay as efficient as possible. Sunway Medical Center offers treatments for patients with cardiac and vascular diseases and includes treatments for these heart conditions:

  • Angina (chest pain)
  • Arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm), e.g. Atrial Fibrillation (AF)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Disease (Paediatric) – Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD), Patent Foramen Ovale, Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Coronary Artery Disease/ Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)
    ○ Acute Coronary Syndrome
    ○ Stable Coronary Artery Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Structural Heart Disease – Cardiomyopathies, Atrial Septal Defect (ASD),
    Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD), Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)

Learn more about the cardiology department at Sunway Medical Center here: http://sunwaymedical.com/centres-of-excellence/cardiac-vascular-center/#1439267123526-becc0706-dd12cfd5-82a4

Visit their International Patient Center here: http://sunwaymedical.com/international-patient-centre/