It is estimated that by the year 2020, cardiovascular disease will become the most common cause of death in developing countries. The prevalence of cardiovascular diseases is attributed to an array of eminent risk factors including hypertension, smoking, diabetes, obesity and an aging population.
AKUH,N’s comprehensive cardiology programme enables patients from all over East Africa to access world class medical treatment for cardiovascular diseases.
We offer a full range of modern cardiac services, including emergency treatments for heart attacks, high blood pressure and heart failure, management of heart diseases, surgery and rehabilitation.
We strive to set the standard for cardiovascular care in East Africa and lead improvements in health care provision among institutions throughout the region.
Our team-based approach to health care is multi-disciplinary and evidence-based. Our highly skilled staff is supported by our state-of-the-art facility, which is equipped with modern diagnostic equipment, specialised cardiac intensive care units and brand new heart surgery operating theatres.