Dr. Pravin K Goel

Director - Interventional Cardiology Interventional Cardiology , Heart Institute


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Fellowship in Cardiac Radiology, at Green Lane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand in the year 1990

First to start the coronary angioplasty program in the state of UP in 1991

Recognized as most versatile operator for complex PCI with experience of 10000+ angioplasties

Dr. Pravin K Goel is the Director of Interventional Cardiology at Medanta Hospital, Lucknow.
He is a senior cardiac interventionist with more than 35 years of teaching experience as head of Cardiology, SGPGIMS, Lucknow in the past.  
His area of expertise is complex coronary intervention, chronic total occlusion (CTO) intervention, TAVI (transcatheter aortic valve implantation), non-surgical closure of congenital holes of the heart.

Medical Qualifications

MBBSMaulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi1979
MD (Medicine)Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi1984
DM (Cardiology)GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi1986
FACCAmerican College of Cardiology2003
FICCIndian College of Cardiology2006
FSCAISociety of Cardiac Angiography & Interventions2007
MAMSNational Academy of Medical Sciences2017

Specialization and Expertise

  • CTO Intervention
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Complex coronary intervention including Left Main, bifurcation, rota ablation for calcific lesions, IVL and multi vessel PCI
  • Noninvasive and ICU management

Memberships & Certifications

  • American College of Cardiology, 2003
  • Society of Cardiac Angiography & Interventions, 2007
  • Indian College of Cardiology, 2011
  • Cardiological Society of India, 1991

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Recognized amongst TOI ICONS of Health, 2016


  • :   UA Kaul, Pravin K Goel, S.Tyagi, VK Bahl, U. Mahosrkar, SK Khanna & M. Khalilullah. Right atrial myxoma- A report of two cases. Indian Heart J. 37:123.1985.,
  • :   M Khalilullah, VK Bahl, A Choudhary, BS Yadav, MRM Babu, Pravin K Goel, D Natrajan, S Manmoharan, UA Kaul & A Arora. Mitral balloon valvotomy- A new therapeutic modality for the non-surgical management of mitral stenosis. Indian Heart J. 37:143,1985,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, KK Sethi, A. Arora. Persistent left superior vena cave dranage into left atrium with tetrology of Fallot. A case report JC Mohan, Indian Heart J. 39(4), 301, 1987,
  • :   JC Mohan, Pravin K Goel, SK Khanna, R Arora. Calcified mobile papillary fibroelastoma the tricuspid valve. A case report, Indian Heart J 39, 237, 1987,
  • :   JC Mohan,Pravin K Goel, SK Khanna, R Arora. Massive congenital sub mitral aneurysm of the left ventricle: A case report, Indian Heart J 39, 1987,
  • :   BS Yadav, MA Gadkari, MRM Babu, Pravin K Goel, A Chaudhary, DS Gambhir, KK Sethi, M Khalilullah. Changing trends in Permanent Cardiac Pacing, Sixteen years experience. Indian Heart J 39, 215, 1987,
  • :   DS Gambhir, Pravin K Goel, R.Arora, M Khalilullah. Efficacy of a new transdermal nitroglycerine delivery system in the treatment of stable angina pectoris. Indian Heart J. 39(6), 41, 1987.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel. A relook in to the reporting of coronary angiograms in the interventional era: A Perspective. Indian Heart J 49(3); 323-326: 1997.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Ajay Agarwal, A Kapoor. Concertina Effect during Angioplasty of Tortuous Right and Left Coronary arteries and importance of using over the wire system. Indian Heart Journal 53(1), 87-90, 2001,
  • :   Naveen Garg, Pravin K Goel, N Sinha. Double right coronary artery with anomalous Left main and septal arteries originating from right coronary sinus. Indian Heart Journal 54;428-31, 2002,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, KV Anand, AK Srivastav, Lilly Paul. Multifocal Cardiac Myxoma: Report of a rare clinical entity. Indian Heart J 54(6), 708-710,2002,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, BB Bharti, CM Pandey, Uttam Singh, S Tewari, A Kapoor, N Garg, N Sinha. A tertiary care hospital based study of conventional risk factors including lipid profile in proven Coronary Artery Disease. Indian Heart Journal 55(3);234-240, 2003,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Nitin Modi, SS Baijal, M Kathuria, SK Agarwal. Sonographically guided Thrombin Injection of Femoral artery Pseudoaneurysm- A case report. Indian Heart Journal 2003;55:365-67,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Anand Shukla. Balloon expandable covered stent repair of a massive abdominal aneurysm. Indian Heart Journal 57(6), 720-722, 2005,
  • :   Anand Shukla, Mukesh K sharma, Alkesh Jain, Pravin K Goel. Prevention of atherosclerosis progression using Atorvastatin in Normolipdemic Coronary artery disease patients- A randomized controlled trial. Indian Heart journal 57(6), 675-680. 2005,
  • :   Amresh Kumar, Pravin K Goel. A study of Ventricular Asynchrony in Patients with varying QRS duration and its correlation with left ventricular function. Indian Heart J 59(3);256-65:,
  • :   17. Pravin K Goel, Sanjeev K. Syal. A Unique and unexplained richochet leak post PCI-Successfully treated with intra-coronary glue. Indian Heart Journal 66-(2014) 122-126,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Saurabh Kumar Srivastava, Fauzia Ashfaq,P.R Gupta,P.C Saxena,Rajeev Agarwal,Sudeep Kumar,Naveen Garg,satyendra Tewari, Aditya Kapoor. A study of clinical presentation and delays in management of acute myocardial infarction in community. Indian Heart J 6403(2012):295-301,
  • :   Satyendra Tewari, Naveen Sharma,Aditya Kapoor,Sanjeev Kumar Syal,Sudeep Kumar,Naveen Garg, Pravin K Goel. Comparision of transradial and transfemoral artery approach for percutaneous coronary angiography and angioplasty: A retrospective seven-year experience from north Indian centre. –Ind. Heart J.2013; 65: 378-387,
  • :   Ashish Kumar, Praveen Kumar, Pravin K Goel. Fractional flow reserve for all coronary lesions with intermediate stenosis, a step towards optimal PCI – Single centre experience in India.- Journal of Indian College of Cardiology 4(2014) 101 e104,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Suman Jatain, Roopali Khann, CM Pandey. Left Main PCI: An Observational Analysis From Large Single Centre Experience.— Indian Heart Journal.(2015).,
  • :   N Garg, BK Madan, R Khanna, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, Pravin K Goel. Radial Artery Occlusion: Size and More - How Small is Too Small? Response. J Invasive Cardiol2015 Jun;27(6):E116,,
  • :   N Garg, BK Madan, R Khanna, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, Pravin K Goel. Incidence and predictors of radial artery occlusion after transradial coronary angioplasty: Doppler-guided follow-up study. J Invasive Cardiol 2015 Jun;27(6):E114.,
  • :   V Nair, H Madan, S Sofat, P Ganguli, MJ Jacob, R Datta, P Bharadwaj, RS Sarkar, AJ Pandit, S Nityanand, Pravin K Goel, N Garg, S Gambhir, PV George, S Chandy, V Mathews, OK George, KK Talwar, A Bahl, N Marwah, A Bhatacharya, B Bhargava, B Airan, S Mohanty, CD Patel, A Sharma, S Bhatnagar, A Mondal, J Jose, A Srivastava. MI3 Trial. Efficacy of stem cell in improvement of left ventricular function in acute myocardial infarction--MI3 Trial. Indian J Med Res 2015 Aug;142(2):165-74. doi: 10.4103/0971-5916.164245,
  • :   N Garg, BK Madan, R Khanna, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, Pravin K Goel. Author response. J Invasive Cardiol. 2015 Jun;27(6):E116. [PMID: 26225394],
  • :   S Jatain, A Kapoor, A Sinha, R Khanna, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, Pravin K Goel Metabolic manipulation in dilated cardiomyopathy: Assessing the role of trimetazidine. Indian Heart J2016,Nov-Dec;68(6):803-808.doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2016.04.023. Epub 2016 May,
  • :   D Sahoo, Pravin K Goel, N Garg, Pigtail assisted tracking of guide catheter for navigating rhe difficult radial: Overcoming the “razor effect”. dx.doi.org/10:1016/j.ihj.2016.03.016,
  • :   V Nair, H Madan, S Sofat, P Ganguli, MJ Jacob, R Datta, P Bharadwaj, RS Sarkar, AJ Pandit, S Nityanand, Pravin K Goel, N Garg, S Gambhir, PV George, S Chandy, V Mathews, OK George, KK Talwar, A Bahl, N Marwah, A Bhatacharya, B Bhargava, B Airan, S Mohanty, CD Patel, A Sharma, S Bhatnagar, A Mondal, J Jose, A Srivastava For MI3 Trial. Efficacy of stem cell in improvement of left ventricular function in acute myocardial infarction. Indian J Med Res2016 Jun;143(6):833. doi: 10.4103/0971-5916.192081.,
  • :   D Sahoo, A Kapoor, A Sinha, R Khanna, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, Pravin K Goel. Targeting the Sympatho Adrenergic Link in Chronic Rheumatic Mitral Regurgitation: Assessing the Role of Oral Beta blockers. Cardiovascular therapeutics. 2016 May 1. [ PMID: 27219616].,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, R Khanna, G Majumdar. Wire Induced Coronary Perforation Finally Terminating into Contained Myocardial Rupture – A Case Report. J Heart Circ (2016);2(1): 110,
  • :   R Khanna, D Raja, Pravin K Goel. An elephant trunk appearance—what is the diagnosis? Echocardiography. 2016 Oct;33(10):1619-1622.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Fauzia Ashfaq, Roopali Khanna, V. Ramesh & Chandra Mohan Pandey. The Association Between Small Dense Low Density Lipoprotein and Coronary Artery Disaese in North Indian Patients. Ind J Clin Biochem (2017) 32:186-192.,
  • :   P Pereira, A Kapoor, A Sinha, SK Agarwal, S Pande, R Khanna, N Srivastava, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, Pravin K Goel. Do practice gaps exist in evidence-based medication prescription at hospital discharge in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery & coronary angioplasty?. Indian J Med Res. 2017;146(6):722-729.,
  • :   P Shah, R Khanna, A Kapoor, Pravin K Goel. Efficacy of Radpad protection drape in reducing radiation exposure in the catherization laboratory – First Indian Study. Indian Heart J. 2018 Dec; 70 Suppl 3:S265-S268,
  • :   AK Sahu, R Khanna, Pravin K Goel. Pneumopericardium during BMV: A rare complication.- IHJ Cardiovascular Case Reports (CVCR), 2018, S52-S53.,
  • :   36. DC Raja, A Kapoor, A Sinha, S Kashyap, R Khanna, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, Pravin K Goel. Heart rate manipulation in dilated cardiomyopathy:,
  • :   R Khanna, AS Raghuvanshi, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, A Kapoor, Pravin K Goel. Immediate impact of percutaneous transvenous mitral commisurotomy on right ventricle longitudinal strain in patients of mitral stenosis. Echocardiography. 2018 Oct;35(10):1525-1532.,
  • :   R Khanna, N Jain, Pravin K Goel, S Kumar. Mouse in the pleural cavity. Lung India: official organ of Indian Chest Society 36 (3), 259,
  • :   R Khanna, S Jaitan, N Soni, Pravin K Goel. Three in One Coronary Pathology: Finding the Culprit. J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Dec;26(4):253-255.,
  • :   R Khanna, P Shah, M Dey, Pravin K Goel, Goyal P, Pandey S. Unruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm mimicking as right atrial tumor.Echocardiography 34 (7), 1107-1109.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Nagaraja Moorthy. Percutaneous Reconstruction of Interrupted Aortic Arch in an Adult. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions. Vol.6 ,No.4.2013,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Roopali Khanna, Aditya Batra, Sanjeev K. Syal. Syntax Score: The Fallacies and remedies- A Perspective. World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases. 2013, 3: 448-453.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Coil Embolization of Left Coronary Artery Pseudoaneurysm Arising as a Complication of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.8 Catherization and Cardiovascular Interventions 82: 426 (2013).,
  • :   Singh S, Kapoor A, Agarwal SK, Pande S, Sinha A, Rai H, Kumar S, Tewari S, Garg N, MajumdarG, Chandra B, Pravin K Goel. Differential release kinetics of cardiac biomarkers in off-pump coronary bypass. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2013 Nov 5;22(6):674-681.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel. Hemoglobin A (1c) in Non-Diabetic Patients: An Independent Predictor of Coronary Artery Disease and Its Severity. Mayo Clinic Proc 2014 Jul; 89(7):908-16,
  • :   Pravin K Goel,Tanuj Bhatia, Aditya Kapoor,Sanjay Gambhir,Prasanta K. Pradhan, Sukanta Barai, Satyendra Tewari,Naveen Garg,Sudeep Kumar,Surchi Jain, Ponnusamy Madhusudan, Siddegowda Murthy. Left Ventricular Remodeling after Late Revascularization- correlates with baseline viability. Tex Heart Inst J 2014;41(381-8).,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Sanjeev K Syal. Percutaneous Reconstruction of Aortic Isthmus Atresia Using Coronary Total Occlusion Technique. Journal of Cardiology Cases.2014 (10) 4, 121-124.,
  • :   J Sharma, A Kapoor, M Ranjee, N Prasad, A Sinha, R Khanna, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, RK Sharma, Pravin K Goel. Assessment of Endothelial Dysfunction in Asian Indian Patients with Chronic Kidney Disaese and Changes Following Renal Transplantation. Clinical Transplantation.2014 (6). 28(8).,
  • :   Jugal Sharma, Pravin K Goel, Chandra Mani Pandey. Intermediate Outcomes of Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis Post Balloon Mitral Valvotomy. Et.al. Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals.2015, 23 (8) 923-930.,
  • :   N Garg, N Moorthy, Pravin K Goel. Post Myocardial Infarction Left Ventricular Free Wall Rupture. Heart Views 2014 Apr;15 (2):60.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Incidence and Predictors of Radial Artery Occlusion after Transradial Coronary Angioplasty: Doppler Guided Follow up Study. Journal of Invasive Cardiology. 2015 (2). 27(2); 106-12,
  • :   N Moorthy, N Garg, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, A Sinha, A Shrivastava, Pravin K Goel. In reply--Time to focus on preventing coronary artery disease through exercise training in normoglycemic individuals. Mayo ClinProc 2015 Mar; 90 (3): 418-9. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2015.01.002.,
  • :   N Garg, A Kapoor, Pravin K Goel, S. Tewari. In Reply Time to Focus on Preventing Coronary Artery Disaese Through Exercise Training Among Normoglycaemic Individuals. Mayo Clinic Proc. doi.org/ mayocp.2015.01.002,
  • :   Sandeep Khasa, Roopali Khanna, Fauzia Ashfaq, Pravin K Goel. Pharmacodynamic Evaluation of Clopidogrel Reloading Vs. Switching to Prasugrel or Ticagrelor in Clopidogrel Resistant Indian Patients. Clinical Trials and Regulatory Science in Cardiology 13 (2016) 14-20,
  • :   N Garg, SK Muduli, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, R Khanna, Pravin K Goel. Comparison of different cardiovascular risk score calculators for cardiovascular risk prediction and guideline recommended statin uses. Indian Heart J 2017 Jul - Aug;69(4): 458-463. doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2017.01.015. Epub 2017 Jan 31,
  • :   A Gupta, A Kapoor, S Phadke, A Sinha, S Kashyap, R Khanna, S Kumar, N Garg, S Tewari, Pravin K Goel. Use of strain, strain rate, tissue velocity imaging, and endothelial function for early detection of cardiovascular involvement in patients with beta-thalassemia. Ann PediatrCardiol 2017 May-Aug;10(2):158-166. doi: 10.4103/apc.APC_132_16.,
  • :   Roopali Khanna, Vinod Kumar, Vivek Singh & Pravin K Goel. An unusual cause of haemoptysis. European Society of Cardiology.2017. doi:10.1093/ehjci/jex202.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Roopali Khanna, CM Pandey, Fauzia Ashfaq. Long term outcomes post chronic total occlusion intervention –implications of completeness of revascularization: J Interven Cardiol 2017; 1-9.,
  • :   Roopali Khanna,CM Pandey, Fauzia Ashfaq, Pravin K Goel, A Weighted angiographic scoring model (W-CTO score) to predict success of antegrade wire crossing in chronic total occlusion-Analysis from a single centre: Asia Intervention 2018:4:18-25.,
  • :   Emmanouil S. Brilakis, Kambis Mashayekhi, Etsuo Tsuchikane, Etsuo Tsuchikane, Nidal Abi Rafeh, Pravin K Goel, Khaldoon Alaswad. Guiding Principles for Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention -A Global Expert Consensus Document. doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.039797circulation: 2019:140:420-433.,
  • :   A Sahu, DH Kazmi, P Ambesh, Pravin K Goel. Coronary artery disease in premenopausal women: looking at and beyond the sex hormones. Circulation 2019;140:A14023,
  • :   Ashok Seth, Praveen Chandra, Pravin K Goel, VK Bahl. Three – year clinical and two – year multimodality imaging outcomes of a thin – strut sirolimus – eluting bioresorbable vascular scaffold: MeRes-1 trial. DOI: 10:4244/EIJ-D-19-00324.,
  • :   Samin K Sharma, Ravinder Singh Rao, Praveen Chandra, Pravin K Goel, Prashant Bharadwaj. First-in-Human evaluation of balloon expandable transcatheter heart valve in the treatment of severe symptomatic native aortic stenosis: The MyVal-1 Study. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00413.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Sahu SK. Percutaneous removal of broken left ventricular lead guide sheath during biventricular pacemaker implantation using intraluminal wire technique., HeartRhythm Case Report (2020), DOI: 10.1016/j.hrcr.2020.08.018,
  • :   N Garg, P Sagar, A Kapoor, S Tewari, S Kumar, R Khanna, A Sahu, Pravin K Goel. Arterial anomalies of the upper limb and their influence on transradial coronary procedures. J Invasive Cardiol 2021; 33(3):E165-E171,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, AK Sahu. 3D Wiring in CTO Intervention: Cracking the Code. J Am Coll Cardiol Intv 2021; 14(7):803-806.,
  • :   Pravin K Goel, Manas Layak, AK Sahu, P Mishra. Impact of completeness of revascularization on long-term outcomes in patients of multivessel disease undergoing PCI. AsiaIntervention, Ms. No. AIJ-D-21-00005, accepted.,