Metro Hospitals & Heart Institute Noida is 317 bedded state-of-the-art super specialty hospital functioning as two units - one dedicated 110 bedded Metro Heart Institute and second 207 bedded Metro Multispecialty Hospital. They are located less than 200 meters apart and provide a complete spectrum of world-class inpatient, outpatient and emergency services. Metro Heart Institute, the Cardiology Wing of Metro Hospitals & Heart Institute, Noida was established in June 1997 under the leadership of Dr. Purshotam Lal, a pioneer in Interventional Cardiology with a mission to providing international standard healthcare at an affordable cost. Dr. Purshotam Lal as Director, Interventional Cardiology and Chairman, Metro Group of Hospitals has played a significant role in bringing Noida on the globe in the field of cardiology with its pioneering efforts on numerous procedures (eg: non-surgical replacement of aortic valve for the first time in the world, concept of Metro Coronary Screening, multiple heart hole closure etc.). Listed several times in the Limca Book of World Records, Dr. Lal has the unique distinction of performing the largest number of angioplasties as a single operator. He happens to be the First Interventional Cardiologist in the country being awarded Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Dr. B C Roy National Award by the President of India. Metro Heart Institute is one of the largest heart hospitals of its kind in the country which has established impeccable proven record of performing more than one lakh procedures with excellent results. It was awarded as the Best Single Specialty Hospital of the Year 2014 by the Hon. Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare. It offers comprehensive advanced services in the field of Preventive Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery. The hospital has 45 bedded Intensive Coronary Care and High Dependency Units equipped with advanced life support equipments manned by a trained staff of intensivists, cardiac anesthetists and qualified nurses round-the-clock.