News and Events

AVF- Arterio Venous Fistula Surgery

Daktari bingwa wa upasuaji wa kifua, moyo na mishipa ya damu wa Taasisi ya Moyo ya Jakaya Kikwete (JKCI) Wambura Wandwi (Kulia) na Dkt. Bingwa wa Upasuaji Hussein Hassan wakimfanyia mgonjwa upasuaji wa kuunganisha…

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JKCI Operates On 728 Heart Patients January - September

JKCI Operates On 728 Heart Patients January - September

The Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) at the Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) conducted heart surgeries for 728 patients between January and September, saving 1.3bn/- in costs for undertaking the operations…

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The former international football player visited JKCI and donated for JKCI patients

Nwanko Kanu visit to JKCI

The former international football player visited JKCI and donated for JKCI patients

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Tanzania Conducts its first ever series of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgeries

The first ever heart bypass surgery in the East African Region has been conducted in Tanzania, courtesy of Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) and a team of doctors from a leading Indian (New Delhi-based) BLK…

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BLK Super Speciality Hospital inks pact with Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI)

The New Delhi-based BLK Super Speciality Hospital has announced a special pact with the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI), Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania with broader aim to promote cooperation and mutual understanding…

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Cardiology

Dr Subhash Chandra performs rheumatic mitral stenosis, first such procedure in Tanzania

Senior Cardiologist from a leading Indian (New Delhi based) BLK Super Speciality Hospital performed Balloon Mitral Valvotomy (BMV) on a 19-year old girl. The surgery was performed at Tanzania's leading Cardiac…

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Dr. Mohammed Janabi welcomes  PASCAR delegation

Prof. Karen Sliwa gave a keynote address at the Pan-African Cardiology Heart Failure Task Force meet

Prof. Karen Sliwa held the Pan-African Cardiac Society of Cardiology Heart Failure Task Force meeting jointly with the first Tanzania Cardiac Conference in Dar Es Salaam (20-22 April 2016). More than 25…

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Healing children’s hearts in Tanzania

Shadia Jirani, an 18-month-old Tanzanian girl, was born with a giant hole in her heart. Without surgery her chances of survival were grim. Shadia was the first child wheeled into the operating room at Jakaya Kikwete…

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