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  • Dr Y K Mishra

    Cardiac Surgeon, New Delhi, India

    Director, 32 years of experience , , , Manipal Hospitals Dwarka, Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr Y K Mishra is one of the renowned & most experienced cardiac surgeons in India.
    • With an experience of over 32 years, he is widely recognised & has successfully performed over 14,000 open heart surgeries, & more than 500 robotic surgeries.
    • In addition to his clinical work, he also has a keen interest in training, education &research work & has been invited as a guest lecturer from all around the world.
    • He has also chaired scientific sessions in national and international conferences held in USA, UK, China, Italy, Japan, France and Far East Countries.
    • He has conducted live cases at  his workshops held  in Thailand, Bangladesh and Nepal.
    • He has completed his masters in Surgery and MBBS from the prestigious S. S Medical College, Rewa (MP).Following which he did his PHD in Cardiovascular Surgery from Bakulev Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow, Russia.
    • Dr Mishra completed his fellowship in Cardiovascular Surgery from Thoracic Centre, University Hospital Uppsala, Sweden. He has done  a  training in:
      • Robotic Cardiac Surgery from Odessa,Texas,USA, University Hospital  Utrecht ,Netherland,Ohio State University Columbus Medical Centre,USA
      • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery from Odessa Texas,USA
      • Special course in Endoscopic IMA harvesting Institute of Tele Surgery from University of Strasbourge, France.
      • Minimally Access Valve Surgery ( Heart Post Surgery or Key hole surgery ) from Heart Port Research & Training Centre in Salt Lake City , Utah ,USA.
    • Dr Mishra has an exclusiveness of being on the Board of Directors of International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery. He is the 4th Asian to be honoured and Second Indian to hold this distinction
    • He has received Lifetime Achievement Award by Dr A. P. J. Abdul Kalam  & Honoris Causa Doctorate (Doctor of Science) conferred by Governor of Madhya Pradesh and Chancellor of Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya.
    • He is the Founder Member of Indian College of Cardiology & also the Fellow Member of Association Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgeons of India.
    • He is the also the founder of Payasuni Heart valve Foundation for prevention and treatment of rheumatic heart diseases.
    • He has his expertise in minimally invasive cardiac surgery Robotic surgery, beating heart coronary artery bypass, aortic surgery.

    Cardio thoracic & cardiovascular Surgery Minimally invasive cardiac surgery, Robotic surgery, Beating heart coronary artery bypass, Aortic surgery, Redo cardiac surgery
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  • Dr. Ajay Kaul

    Cardiac Surgeon, New Delhi, India

    Chairman, 36 years of experience , , , , Fortis Hospital, Noida  Highlights
    • Dr. Ajay Kaul is one of the most recognized Cardiothoracic Surgeons in India 
    • With an experience of 36+ years, he has performed over 10,000 Cardiac Surgeries and 4000 Total Arterial Coronary Bypass Surgeries.
    • He has also performed a large number of over 4000 minimally invasive cardiac surgical procedures.
    • He pursued his Master's degree in Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery from Bombay University. 
    • Dr. Kaul is one of the finest surgeons in the department of cardiac surgery and also performs cardiac transplantation.
    • He also holds Fellowships in Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Transplant & Minimally Invasive Surgery from eminent Institutes like Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (Germany), Royal Melbourne Children's Hospital (Melbourne), and Hannover Medical School (Germany), Leipzig Cardiac Centre (Germany).
    • Dr. Kaul is a versatile surgeon who has a vast surgical experience in total Arterial coronary bypass surgery, Paediatric cardiac bypass surgery, valve repairs, Surgery for aneurysms, cardiothoracic surgery, and Surgery for cardiac failure.
    • He is also well-trained for heart transplants, heart surgeries, and ventricular assist devices.
    • He is an active member of organizations like the Cardiological Society of India and the Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery of India.
    • Dr. Kaul has appeared in various noteworthy news media like ET Healthworld, NDTV.

    Cardiovascular & Cardiothoracic Surgery, Off pump Coronary artery surgery (OPCAB), Off pump Total Arterial Revascularization, Paediatric cardiac surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Aortic Root Replacement
  • Dr. Naresh Trehan

    Cardiac Surgeon, Gurgaon, India

    Chairman, 40 years of experience , Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon  Highlights
    • Dr. Naresh Trehan is one of India's most successful Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic Surgeons with experience of over 40 years
    • Dr. Naresh has performed over 48000  cardiac surgeries.
    • He is the founder of the Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre.
    • Dr. Trehan's expertise lies in cardiothoracic surgeries like Cardiomyoplasty, myocardial total arterial revascularization, transmyocardial laser revascularization, Reduction ventriculoplasty (Batista Operation), Heart port access surgery, aortic valve surgery, and robotically-assisted cardiac surgery.
    • Dr. Trehan also specializes in Cardiovascular diseases and Cardiothoracic surgery like thoracic surgeries including chest wall defects, heart attacks, heart failure, video-assisted minimally invasive cardiac surgeries, heart disease, lung cancer, etc.
    • For his Medical school, Dr. Naresh went to King George's Medical University, Lucknow in 1968, followed by doing Diploma studies in cardiothoracic surgeries from the American Board of Surgery, USA.
    • He also acquired a Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2002.
    • Served as personal surgeon to the President of India since 1991.
    • Dr. Naresh Trehan was awarded the Padma ShriPadma Bhushan Award, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award, and many more prestigious awards.
    • Former president of International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS), USA, and member of prestigious organizations like Society of Thoracic Surgeons of the USA and The European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery, to name a few.

    Cardiology, Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Dr Devi Prasad Shetty

    Cardiac Surgeon, Bangalore, India

    Chairman, 34 years of experience , , , Narayana Multispeciality Hospital, Bangalore  Highlights
    • Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty is one of the most renowned Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Bangalore.
    • Dr. Shetty has been awarded 'Padma Shri', the fourth highest civilian award in India and 'Padma Bhushan', the third-highest civilian award by the Government of India for his contribution to healthcare.
    • With an experience of over 34+ years, Dr Devi Prasad Shetty has performed over 15,000 heart operations among which 5000 were performed on kids.
    • Dr. Shetty has completed his MBBS & MS from the eminent Kasturba Medical College. Following this, he did his FRCS from the West Midlands Cardio-Thoracic Rotation Program between Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry and East Birmingham Hospital.
    • Dr. Shetty has performed Asia’s first dynamic cardiomyoplasty operation to strengthen the weak heart muscle using the chest wall muscle.
    • He is one of the few surgeons in the world to use a microchip camera to perform a keyhole heart surgery.
    • For the first time in India, he has used a left ventricular assist device to temporarily support a failing heart.
    • Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty is counted among one of the most experienced doctors in the world in performing a bypass-grafting operation on a beating heart.
    • In 1990, he became the first surgeon in India to venture into Neonatal open heart surgery by performing open-heart surgery on a 9-day-old baby.
    • Dr. Shetty has won several awards for his contribution to both Medical Science and Public Welfare.
    • Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty is the founder of the multi-speciality hospital Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore and Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences (RTIICS) Kolkata.
    • Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty has expertise in Paediatric Cardiac Surgery

    Cardiothoracic Surgery Paediatric Cardiac Surgery Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Dr. Ashok Seth

    Interventional Cardiologist, New Delhi, India

    Consultant, 38 years of experience , , , , , Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr. Ashok Seth is among the best Interventional Cardiologists in India.
    • With a thriving experience of over 32 years, he is renowned for performing over 50,000 angiograms and 20,000 angioplasties.
    • He has been featured in the “LIMCA” Book of records for performing one of the highest numbers of angiographies and angioplasties in the world.
    • Dr Seth is the first cardiologist in Asia Pacific region to perform an Angioscopy and directional Atherectomy.
    • He is also counted amongst the few cardiologists in the world to perform the procedure - Percutaneous Myocardial Laser Revascularization
    • Dr Seth is one of the youngest person to be honoured Doctorate of Science (D.Sc.) honouris Causa by Banaras Hindu University.
    • He also was one of the youngest overseas doctors to be awarded Fellowship of all the three Royal Colleges of London, Edinburgh & Ireland.
    • Dr Seth has been honoured with the prestigious National award of "Padma Bhushan" and "Padma Shri" Award by the President of India.
    • He is the First Cardiologist from Asia to be elected on the Board of Governors of Society of Cardiac Angiographies and Intervention (USA).
    • Dr Seth has successfully trained over 350 cardiologists in India and abroad and has also performed demonstrations on advanced angioplasty techniques at over 400 international conferences and seminars in various Asia Pacific Countries.
    • He has more than 250 publications to his credit in various prestigious journals nationally & internationally.
    • He has his articles in renowned print media like Economic Times ,Times of India .

    Cardiology, Angioplasty techniques Directional Atherectomy, Angioscopy, Stents, Thrombectomy devices and Drug Eluting Stents, Use of Impella heart support device failing heart, Bioabsorbable Stents and TAVI
  • Dr Z S Meharwal

    Cardiac Surgeon, New Delhi, India

    Director, 27 years of experience , , , Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr. Z S Meharawal is one of the leading Cardiac Surgeons in India.
    • With an experience of over 27+ years, he is a part of the founding team of doctors at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute.
    • He has more than 20,000 cardiac surgeries to his credit.  
    • He is amongst few cardiac surgeons performing heart transplantation and ventricular assist device implantation. 
    • Dr. Meharawal has been invited to national and international meetings as faculty.
    • He has more than 40 publications in peer-reviewed journals to his credit.
    • His areas of specialization are carotid endarterectomy, pump coronary artery bypass, coronary artery bypass surgery, heart surgery, treatment of heart failure, heart attacks, heart diseases, etc.
    • He also performs a successful coronary artery bypass surgery on a 94-year-old man.
    • After completing his MBBS in 1982, he did MS in General Surgery in 1985 and MCh in Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery from King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, in 1987.
    • Dr. Meharawal has received the President Award for his contribution to the field of Cardiovascular Surgery.
    • He did numerous contributions in the field of cardiac surgery and has done many surgeries at Fortis Escorts.
    • Dr. Z S Meharawal is an active member of various eminent organizations like the Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons, Cardiological Society of India, International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, and Asian Society of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

    Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Off pump coronary artery bypass surgery Surgery of ascending aortic aneurysms and dissections Valve repair and replacement Carotid endarterectomy CABG in patients with poor ventricular function Major Vascular surgery Surgery for heart failure including heart transplantation and ventricular assist devices
  • Dr Bhaba Nanda Das

    Cardiac Surgeon, New Delhi, India

    Chief, 36 years of experience , , , Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr. Bhabha Nanda Das is among the top Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons in Delhi.
    • With a thriving experience of over 36+ years, he has performed more than 20,000 heart surgeries till date.
    • Dr. Bhabha Nanda Das has done his MBBS, MS  & MCh from some of the most eminent institutes in Delhi. Following this, he attained his fellowship from WHO.
    • Dr. B N Das has expertise in CABG on beating heart, Aortic Aneurysm Surgery, Double Valve Replacement/ Mitral Valve Replacement /Aortic Valve Replacement, All types of Congenital anomalies & Intra Cardiac Repair.
    • He aims to provide the best medical treatment to every patient.

    Aortic Valve Surgery, Transcatheter Aortic Valve, Heart Valve Surgery, Implantation TAVI, Heart Valve Replacement, Corornary Artery Bypass Grafting, Heart Transplant
  • Dr. T. S. Kler

    Interventional Cardiologist, Gurgaon, India

    Chairman, 30 years of experience , , , , Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon  Highlights
    • Dr. T. S. Kler is one of the reputed Interventional Cardiologists having 35 years of experience.
    • The first doctor in India to implant an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) in April 1995 in India.
    • Established the1st Electrophysiology department in India at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute.
    • He completed his MBBS from Medical College, Patiala, and MD in Medicine & DM in Cardiology from PGI Chandigarh.
    • Implanted the1st heart failure device (Biventricular Pacemaker) and Combo Device (Combination of ICD & Biventricular pacemaker) in South East Asia.
    • Performed 2000 cardiac diagnostic angiographies, and around 300 angioplasties including stenting/atherectomy/rotablation every year.
    • Interests are Complex Coronary Interventions & Angioplasty using Advanced Techniques, Cardiac Pacing & Electrophysiology, Heart Failure Device, Cardiomyopathy, and Sudden Cardiac Death.
    • Awarded the PADMA BHUSHAN, the third-highest civilian honor, by the President of India for contribution to the field of medicine in 2005.
    • Awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award 2006' for outstanding contribution in the field of Clinical & Preventive Cardiology in the World.
    • There are numerous research papers to his credit published in the National and International popular journals.
    • He is a lifetime member of the Indian Medical Association, CSI, ICC, API, IHRS, and Heart Rhythm Society.

    Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Heart Valve Disease Aortic Aneurysm Aortic Aneurysm Repair Coronary Angioplasty & Stenting Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Heart Failure Heart Transplant Heart Valve Repair Heart Valve Replacement Peripheral vascular disease Stenting Angioplasty
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  • Dr. Nikhil Kumar

    Interventional Cardiologist, Gurgaon, India

    Consultant, 26 years of experience , , , Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon  Highlights
    • Dr. Nikhil Kumar is among the finest Interventional Cardiologists with over 25 years of experience.. 
    • His expertise lies in Complex Coronary Angioplasty including Rotational Atherectomy (Rotablation), Pacemaker and AICD implantations, and Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy.
    • Awarded the General Officer Commanding in Chief's Commendation and the Chief of Army Staff's Commendation.
    • He has several articles in national and international journals.

    Cardiology, Rotational Atherectomy (Rotablation), Pacemaker and AICD implantations and Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy and Renal
  • Dr. K. K. Saxena

    Interventional Cardiologist, New Delhi, India

    Senior Resident, 36 years of experience , , , Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi  Highlights
    • Dr. K. K. Saxena is one of the leading Interventional Cardiologists in India.
    • He has been practising for the past 36 years in this field.
    • Dr. K. K. Saxena is familiar with all procedures of diagnostic, clinical and interventional cardiology including treadmill exercise testing, Holter monitoring, nuclear studies (MUGA and thallium scanning) and echocardiography (2D, Doppler, colour flow mapping, and oesophageal).
    • After completing his MBBS in 1980, he did MD in Medicine from Jiwaji University, Gwalior in 1983, and DM in Cardiology from Mangalore University, Karnataka, India in 1987.
    • Independently performed many cardiac catheterisations for paediatric and adult patients.
    • Areas of interventional cardiology work that he has been involved in include balloon dilation of the mitral valve, pulmonary valve, coarctation of the aorta, renal and peripheral arteries, as well as temporary and permanent pacemaker implantations.

    Balloon Dilation of Mitral Valve and Pulmonary Valve, Coarctation of Aorta, Renal and Peripheral Arteries, Temporary and Permanent Pacemaker Implantations, Valvoplasty, Atrial Fibrillation

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Why Should You Do Your Cardiac/Heart Treatment in India?

It is inevitable that your heart is one of the most vital organs in your body, which cannot be taken for granted. For the various diseases of the heart, your doctor suggests surgery, whose success depends upon the cardiologists’ expertise.

There are numerous best cardiac hospitals in India that provide you with world-class treatments and recovery. You can click here if you want to know the cost of common heart surgeries in India.

You Can Prefer Cardiac Treatment in India Because of Several Reasons.

  • First, in India, you will get cost-effective cardiac treatment without any hassle.
  • Second, India is one of the top countries in the world for medical tourism.
  • Third, you will find the best cardiac and bypass surgery hospitals with advanced & latest medical technologies and the best doctors that one can find.

Can You Trust the Heart Surgeons in India?

Surgeons in India have been trained at some of the best medical institutions and hospitals in India and abroad. They are experts in providing world-class cardiology treatment.
They attended several international seminars and lectures to share their valuable cardiology and cardiac science knowledge. The top cardiac surgeons in India have also bagged several awards for their groundbreaking contributions and miraculous cardiac treatments.

These Cardiac Surgeons Have Completed the -

  • Four years of college followed by four years of medical school
  • Five-year general surgery residency
  • 2-3 year cardio or cardiothoracic fellowship.

Some Cardiac Surgeons also Hold the Degree of -

  • M.D. General Medicine or Doctor of Medicine in General Medicine
  • D.M. Cardiology or Doctorate of Medicine in Cardiology.
  • This will assure you that you can completely trust them.

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Are the Cardiac Surgeons in India Familiar With the Latest Procedures of Heart Surgery and Its Treatment?

Indian Cardiac Surgeons are well adept and experts in the latest surgical procedures and treatments.

Some of the Procedures That Indian Cardiologists are Skilled in - 

  • CABG ( Coronary Artery Bypass Graft) or heart bypass surgery
  • Off-pump Coronary Artery Bypass or Beating Heart Surgery
  • Angioplasty
  • Angiography
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Treadmill Exercise Testing
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Nuclear Studies (MUGA and thallium scanning)
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Arterial Switch Operations
  • Fontan and Fontan-type Procedures
  • Robotic Cardiac Surgery
  • Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization
  • Total Arterial Revascularization
  • Vascular Surgery

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What Qualifications Do Top Cardiac Surgeons in India Have?

Top cardiac surgeons in India typically have extensive education and training, including medical school, residency, and fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery. They also have years of experience in the field and a track record of successful surgeries.

How Can I Find a Top Cardiac Surgeon in India?

You can research and compare the qualifications and experience of different cardiac surgeons in India, and consult with other medical professionals or patients who have worked with them.

What is the Cost of Cardiac Surgery in India?

The cost of cardiac surgery in India can vary depending on the type of surgery, the hospital and surgeon, and the patient's individual needs and insurance coverage. However, it's generally much lower than the cost in developed countries. The cost of cardiac surgery in India might be slightly higher than in others, but the outcome will be worth it.

How Can I Schedule an Appointment with Cardiac Surgeon in India?

You can usually schedule an appointment with a cardiac surgeon by contacting the surgeon's office or the hospital where they practice. Some of the best cardiac surgeons in India also have online appointment scheduling available on their websites.

What are the Chances of Success of a Cardiac Surgery Performed in India?

The chances of success for a cardiac surgery can vary depending on the type of surgery, the patient's condition, and the surgeon's experience and skill. However, the best cardiac surgeons in India have a high success rate, and many have extensive experience treating various cardiac conditions.

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