EECP Treatment

EECP Treatment in Pune. ECP THERAPY

EECP treatment (Enhanced External Counter pulsation)  is a novel method for treating chronic heart disease symptoms and restoring normal blood flow. This treatment is used successfully to treat patients with heart failure, coronary artery disease, and cardiomyopathies. It is an efficient treatment for heart illness. 


What is EECP Treatment ?

This is non invasive treatment to lower the symptoms of angina. In this treatment the inflammable cuffs are applied arround legs, thighs and buttocks. This cuffs are continuously inflate and deflate  between the resting phase of heartbeat. it will increase the blood supply returned to the heart.

This muscular contraction and relaxation improve blood flow and triggers the generation of nitric oxide, both of which are good for the heart.

The treatment schedule of EECP therapy is 1 hour daily, continue for 36 days. After all finishing the therapy, patients frequently report feeling more energizes and noticing improvements in their cardiovascular health.


Who is eligible for EECP treatment?

Heart disease patients can eligible for EECP therapy:
  1. Patient diagnosed with chronic stable angina.
  2. Patient do not get relief from medications.
  3. if Patient is unfit for the surgery due to high risk of operative complications or postoperative failure.
  4.  Failed angioplasty or By-pass surgery patients with low heart function.

What is the age limit for EECP ?

There is no specific age limit for EECP. We have successfully treated the patients as young as 30 years and  as old as 90 years without any difficulty.


Can EECP removes heart blockage?

EECP therapy, often referred to as Natural Bypass, has been shown to improve adjoining new blood arteries without the need for bypass surgery or stents. Consequently, since new blood may flow around this obstructed artery spontaneously, clearing the blockage is not essential.

Also read, What is EECP treatment for heart ?


How Effective EECP / ECP Therapy?

Patients with angina, heart failure, or coronary artery disease are frequently treat with this therapy. The quality of life and exercise tolerance of individuals with CHD are both improves by EECP treatment. Additionally, the therapy successfully decreases heart failure symptoms and improves survival rates in heart failure patients.


Benefits of Treatment:

  • Decrease chest pain
  • Improve quality of living
  • Decrease dependency on angina drugs
  • Decrease requirement for angina surgery
  • Improve tolerance for exercise
  • Reduce risk of cardiac attack

Duration of EECP Treatment? 

This treatment is given in the sessions of 1 hour daily. Patient must undergo the 35 sessions of EECP treatment in Pune. 


At Shanikrupa Heartcare centre, we have successfully experienced that our patients’ heart blockage symptoms significantly improved, and they were soon back to their regular activities.

We are also providing EECP / ECP Therapy in Navi Mumbai (Vashi)