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Discover the Best Clinics and Costs for Heart and lungs transplant in India 2024

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3 Recent Heart and lungs transplant Reviews in India: Check Real Patient Experience

Desiree • Kidney transplant
Trinidad and Tobago
Mar 19, 2019

Verified review.
All is well thus far, I have completed most tests and awaiting the final report to see if surgery is possible
All is well thus far, i have completed most tests and awaiting the final report to see if surgery is possible.

Heart and lungs transplant Overview in India

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Surgery Time - 8 hours
Stay in the country - 90 days
Rehabilitation - 180 days
Anesthesia - General anesthesia
Requests processed - 11292
Bookimed fees - $0
Types of Heart and lungs transplant
  • During this surgery, a sick heart is replaces with a donor"s healthy one to preserve patient"s life and improve its quality.

  • Damaged lungs are replaced with healthy ones during transplantation to improve breathing and quality of life.

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Step-by-Step Roadmap

Day 1

  • Arrive in the country.
  • Check-in at the medical facility for initial consultation.
  • Meet your transplant team, including a cardiologist and pulmonologist.

Day 2-5

  • Undergo pre-operation medical tests including blood tests and imaging.
  • Have a physical examination and psychological evaluation.
  • Participate in education sessions about the transplant process.

Day 6

  • Preparation for the transplant surgery begins.
  • Get admitted to the hospital.
  • Receive general anesthesia.

Day 7

  • Undergo heart and lungs transplant surgery.
  • The surgery could last between 6 to 12 hours.

Day 8-15

  • Stay in Intensive Care Unit for close monitoring.
  • Start gentle physical therapy as you recover.

Week 3-5

  • Move to a regular hospital room once stable.
  • Continue with physical therapy and start occupational therapy.

Week 6-8

  • Gradual increase in physical activities.
  • Attend follow-up appointments with your transplant team.

Week 9-12

  • Discharge from the hospital with a detailed care plan.
  • Continue with outpatient rehabilitation at home.

Week 13-16

  • Return to light work duties if tolerated.
  • Continue with regular follow-up appointments.

Week 17 onwards

  • Gradual return to normal activities, sports, and full-time work.
  • Regular monitoring will continue to ensure successful transplant.

Remember, each patient"s recovery timeline may vary based on individual health conditions and the complexity of the surgery.

How much is Heart and lungs transplant cost in India? Find Out Now

updated 3/2/2024
The average price of Heart and lungs transplant in India is $148500, the minimum price is $147000, and the maximum price is $150000.
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There are the list of top lung heart transplant hospitals below. It is based on the patients' reviews and Bookimed Medical Doctors expert opinion. Heart and lung transplant may be prescribed to people with lung fibrosis or other malfunction if their heart has had damage due to degradation of respiratory functions. Average success rate is up to 92%, survival rate within 2 years of postoperative period is up to 85%.

Heart and lung transplant centers conduct the operation under general anesthesia utilizing heart-lung blood bypass machine. The procedure lasts for 8-10 hours. Heart and lung transplant cost depends on patient’s condition, duration of stay in a hospital, and urgency of the procedure. The operation is not conducted on patients with oncology, severe infections, hepatitis, diabetes, HIV. Recipients must also be under the age of 60.

Discover the Best Heart and lungs transplant Clinics in India: 3 Verified Options and Prices
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Global Hospital Chennai
India, Chennai
• 7 reviews

At Global Hospital transplant surgeons perform heart and lung transplantation in the Transplantology Department. Specialists of the Hospital conduct the lung heart transplant according to the international treatment protocols.

The procedure usually takes 8-10 hours. A patient stays under general anesthesia, operated on by transplantology team. After the transplant is complete, a patient is monitored and stabilized in Intensive Care Unit for up to 2 weeks. Rehabilitation usually takes up to 3 months of staying in the Hospital.

Success rate of heart lung transplant in India is just as high as in other countries, up to 92%, with zero casualties during or after the procedure. Patient survival rate within 2 years after the operation goes up to 85%.

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Indian National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories certificate for Global Hospital Chennai
Indian National Hospital Accreditation Board certificate for Global Hospital Chennai
World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek certificate for Global Hospital Chennai
World's Best Smart Hospitals 2023 by Newsweek certificate for Global Hospital Chennai
Barno • Aug 12, 2019
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Heart and lungs transplant $147000 - $150000
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Global Hospital Mumbai
India, Mumbai

Global Hospital Mumbai is a private multidisciplinary clinic in India. The hospital is a part of Gleneagles Global Hospitals Group.

The hospital specializes in robotic surgery, gastroenterology, orthopedics, bariatrics (treatment of obesity), and organ transplants.

Global Hospital Mumbai is the 1st facility in the world to transplant the liver simultaneously with the surgical treatment of spinal tuberculosis, and the 1st to perform the combined kidney-liver transplant in Western India.

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BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital
India, Bengaluru
• 6 reviews

BGS Global Hospital is a private multidisciplinary hospital in Bangalore, India, specialized in oncology, neurosurgery, and hepatology. For cancer treatment, this hospital uses the last version of radiotherapy equipment, such as TrueBeam STx that accurately irradiates a tumor even in hard-to-reach areas.

Annually, Global Hospital Bengaluru gives treatment for over 53,000 patients. Doctors of this hospital have performed more than 30,000 operations.

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Наталья • Jan 1, 2018
Everything was at the highest level, happy, thank you all, stay at the clinic for 5 plus
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Your Medical Travel Guide: Essential Tips and Advice

How many days do I need to stay in India?
90 days
How much extra money do I need (additional to the procedure)?
A night in a 5-star hotel breakfast included — $60. A night in a 4-star hotel breakfast included — $40. A night in a 3-star hotel breakfast included — $35. Lunch & dinner — $10.
Do I need a visa?
For citizens of the UK and the USA: visa is required — you may get it online for $71.
For citizens of other countries — please visit to find more details on entry requirements to India.
What payment options are available?
PayPal, cash, credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).
Flight tickets to India: are not included in the price.
Transfer: some clinics offer an airport-clinic-airport transfer.

Get a Medical Assessment for Heart and lungs transplant in India: Consult with 2 Experienced Doctors Now

Sandeep Attawar
India, Chennai
Sandeep Attawar
Pediatric transplant surgeon
26 years of experience


The International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
The European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Global Hospital Chennai
Dr. Sandeep Attawar is famous cardiothoracic surgeon in India. Serves as the Director of the Cardiac Surgery&Thoracic Organ Transplant Program at Gleneagles Global Health City. Specialty Dr. Sandeep Attawar is a specialist in cardiothoracic surgery. He has participated in over 10,000 open and closed heart surgeries in adults and children. His expertise also covers heart and lung transplant with a 85-90% success rate. Work experience Since 2017 – Director & Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery, Thoracic Organ Transplantation & MCS Program at Global Hospital Chennai (Gleneagles Global Health City) 2013-2017 – Head of the Cardiac Surgery, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Heart Transplant Department at Fortis Gurgaon Memorial Research Institute 2012-2013 – Director of Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Organ Transplantation at Global Hospitals Group in Chennai 2010-2012 – Vice President and Director of Cardiac Sciences Center at Narayana Health in Jaipur 2005-2010 – Chief heart surgeon and Head of the Cardiosurgical Division at Apollo Dhaka 2003-2005 – Senior cardiac surgeon consultant at the Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences in Calcutta 2000-2002 – Cardiac surgeon at Cardiac AJ Hospital and Research Center in Mangalore, Manipal Heart Foundation in Bangalore, and Narayana Hrudayalaya in Bangalore. Education The Medical Faculty Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology – Degree in general medicine, specialty in general surgery, specialty in cardiothoracic surgery. Membership in organizations The International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation The Minimally Invasive Robotic Association The Society of Thoracic Surgeons The European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Being Human Foundation. Read more
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Murtaza Ahmed Chishti
India, Gurgaon
Murtaza Ahmed Chishti
Cardiothoracic surgeon


Rajasthan Medical Council
Artemis Hospitals
Dr. Murtaza Ahmed Chishti is a highly experienced cardiac surgeon and heart-lung transplant surgeon with 34+ years of experience and awards, including from the Society of Heart Failure and Transplant at Kochi and Heart Failure 360 at 3rd Annual Conference. His key takeaways include: Awarded by heart failure 360 at 3rd Annual Conference for his Contribution as faculty, 2017 Awarded by Society of heart failure and transplant for his Contributions in Thoracic Organ Transplant, Kochi, 2016 Honored by CM Vasundara Raje with Certificate of Excellence for his work in Organ transplant, 2015 MCh, 1990, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum MS, 1987, University of Kashmir MBBS, 1981, University of Kashmir Specializes in Heart and Lung Transplantation, Total Arterial Re-vascularisation, complex and re-operative coronary Surgery, and Surgery of the Aorta Member of Rajasthan Medical Council Paper Published - Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Patients with poor LV Function: Early Results Organic Tricuspid Valve Repair: A single Center Results Read more
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