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Dr. Krishna S Iyer

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Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon

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MBBS , MS , MCh

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38 years of overall experience

Works at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi

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About Dr. Krishna S Iyer

  • Dr. Krishna S Iyer is one of the top Paediatric Cardiac Surgeons in India having 30 years of experience.
  • He is renowned for his clinical expertise and widespread involvement in cardiac care for children in India and other developing nation.
  • Dr Iyer began the first dedicated pediatric cardiac care program in Northern India, at Fortis-Escorts Heart Institute in 1995.
  • He has performed more than 10,000 pediatric cardiac surgeries with congenital heart diseases comprising various procedures like arterial switch procedure, double switch operation TAPVC repairs, Fontan and Fontan type procedures, corrections for tetralogy of Fallot, DORV, Truncus etc.
  • Dr Iyer completed his MBBS, MS (General Surgery), and MCh (Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery) from the renowned All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
  • He took training in paediatric and infant cardiac surgery from Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Dr Iyer has over a hundred of research publications in both national and international journals.
  • He has also authored sections in medical books on paediatric and neonatal cardiac surgery.
  • He has been the founder President of Asia-Pacific Paediatric Cardiac Society and has also the President of Paediatric Cardiac Society of India.
  • He is an active member of Steering Committee of the World Congress of Paediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, World Society of Congenital Heart Surgery and the Asian Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons.
  • He had the privilege to be invited as an international member of the American Association of Thoracic Surgeons.
  • Dr Iyer has his expertise in surgical treatment of all forms of congenital heart disease in newborns to adults, complex transpositions, late presenting CHD, pulmonary hypertension and complex neonatal surgery.

Special Interest

Paediatric Cardiologist, Complex neonatal cardiac surgery, Cardiac surgery in malnourished infants and children, Congenital heart disease, Cost effective cardiac care
  • ASD (Atrial Septal Defect) Closure
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • AICD
  • Heart Bypass Surgery (CABG)
  • Angiography
  • PPI-Permanent Pacemaker Implant - Double Chamber
  • CRT- D Implant (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
  • PDA Device Closure
  • Valve Replacement
  • MBBS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences,New Delhi
  • MS, AIIMS ,New Delhi
  • MCh, AIIMS, New Delhi
Awarded Institute Gold Medal for Best Graduate of the year at the MBBS examination in Dec.1977. Secured following awards in All India Institute of Medical Sciences between 1973 and 1977 : - Institute Merit Awards for securing highest grades in the following subjects: * Anatomy * Physiology * Biochemistry * Forensic Medicine*General Surgery* Obstetrics & Gynaecology- Sardari Lal Kalra Gold Medal for proficiency in Microbiology in May 1976.- Institute Merit Scholarship.- Sorel Catherine Frieman Prize for proficiency in Pediatrics in Dec.1977. Pfizer Postgraduate Medical award, Gold Medal and Scroll of Honour Hira Lal Gold Medal for being the best postgraduate in General Surgery Awarded the Distinguished Service Award for outstanding contribution in the field of Clinical & Preventive Cardiology in the world by World Congress
  • Associate Professor, AIIMS
  • Senior Consultant, AIIMS

Case Study of Patients Treated by Dr. Krishna S Iyer

3-Year-Old Child From Ghana Successfully Treated For Congenital Heart Defect in India

3-Year-Old Child From Ghana Successfully Treated For Congenital Heart Defect in India

"We had a very good experience with Vaidam Health. Thankyou for everything."

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8-Month-Old Baby Daniel from Nigeria Shines after VSD Closure Surgery in India

8-Month-Old Baby Daniel from Nigeria Shines after VSD Closure Surgery in India

The surgery was done in Fortis Escort Hospital to fix the heart defect.

 

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Baby Israel Mutune from Kenya’s Brave Journey to India for a Complex Heart Surgery at India’s Fortis Escorts Heart Institute

Baby Israel Mutune from Kenya’s Brave Journey to India for a Complex Heart Surgery at India’s Fortis Escorts Heart Institute

Baby Israel was diagnosed with PDA and Open heart surgery at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute saved her life.

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Baby Ammar from Iraq Got Healing Touch After Undergoing Complex Heart Surgery Called Tetralogy of Fallot in India

Baby Ammar from Iraq Got Healing Touch After Undergoing Complex Heart Surgery Called Tetralogy of Fallot in India

Baby Ammar receives a life-changing surgery to his heart for a complete recovery and wholesome life ahead.

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Maina Daniel from Kenya Finally Got Rid of His Congenital Heart Disease after His Treatment in India

Maina Daniel from Kenya Finally Got Rid of His Congenital Heart Disease after His Treatment in India

He didn't even know that he had a heart defect until recently

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Dr. Krishna S Iyer practices at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi

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Dr. Krishna S Iyer specialty is Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon

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Dr. Krishna S Iyer is Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon with 38 years of experience.

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Consultation fees of Dr. Krishna S Iyer is 1500. However it is advised to check the fees before booking the appointment.

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Monday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM, Tuesday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM, Wednesday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM, Thursday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM, Friday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM, Saturday: From:- 09:00 AM To:- 05:00 PM,

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