MS, MCh (Cardiothoracic Surgery)
Chairman and Director, Institute of Cardiac Sciences | Director, Institute of Heart and Lung Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
MD (Anaesthesiology), DM (Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anaesthesia)
Senior Consultant - Cardiac Anaesthesia
An alumnus of the University of Mumbai, India, Dr Ajay Aravind comes with 10 years of experience in the field of cardiac anaesthesia and cardiac critical care. He has extensive experience in providing pre-operative work-up and optimisation of heart failure patients, monitoring of peri and post-operative patients undergoing varied types of elective and emergency paediatric and adult cardiac surgeries and using ECMO for heart failure and acute cardiogenic shock.
With 10 years of experience in the field of cardiac anaesthesiology, Dr Jagdish D is an expert cardiac anaesthesiologist and cardiac critical care physician. He has a special interest in perioperative management of adult cardiac patients including off-pump, on-pump CABG, valve repairs, valve replacements, aneurysmal surgeries and a range of congenital heart diseases. He is also experienced in the initiation of ECMO and perioperative management of heart and lung transplant.
An alumnus of Madurai Medical College, Madurai, and Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, Dr Ramasubramanian with over 10 years of experience in the field of cardiac anaesthesiology. His experience includes administering anaesthesia for paediatric and adult cardiac surgeries including heart and lung transplants, intensive care monitoring of pre and post-operative patients, and shifting of high-risk patients for tertiary care.
DNB (Cardiothoracic Surgery)
An alumnus of Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, and Christian Medical College, Vellore, Dr Sureshkumaran comes with vast experience in the field of cardiac anaesthesiology. He is skilled in administering cardiac, thoracic, heart and lung transplant and regional anaesthesia. He has expertise in cardiac critical care and management of patients on ECMO and ventricular assist devices. He also has experience in trans-esophageal/transthoracic echocardiography, lung ultrasound, airway ultrasound, vascular ultrasound, vascular cannulation and airway management.
A cardiac anaesthesiologist and cardiac critical care physician, Dr Veena is capable of managing the anaesthetic conduct of a wide range of adult and paediatric heart surgeries, and is committed in the postoperative intensive care management of such patients in bringing out the best outcome. She is trained in anaesthetic conduct of complex congenital heart disease and post-operative paediatric intensive care and is proficient in perioperative adult and paediatric transesophageal echocardiography and post-operative transthoracic echocardiography.
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