About Your Heart Surgery

Taking you through the procedure

Heart Disease in Adults

Aortic Stenosis, Mitral Valve Disease, Coronary Artery Disease

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

The latest and least invasive surgery for Aortic Stenosis

Aortic Aneurysm

Aneurysm of the Aorta

Aortic Surgery

Surgery for aortic root, arch and thoracic aortic disease Endovascular and Conventional Surgery

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Valve Surgery, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Cardiac Surgical Procedures

A brief guide to cardiac surgical procedures


Dr. Arul D Furtado

Dr. Arul D. Furtado is a Consultant Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon working at Aster Hospitals, Bangalore.

He did his training in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum.

A surgeon researcher; he is  interested in minimal access therapies for cardiac disease and is part of the group at Aster Hospitals that offers minimal access multi-vessel coronary artery bypass and valve replacement surgery and robotic heart and lung surgery.

He is one of the few new generation surgeons partnering with cardiologists to offer current therapies for structural heart disease like Transcatheter valve replacement (TAVR) and repair (MitraClip)