Dr. Ramesh Kumar Bapna

Senior Director Cardiac Surgery , Heart Institute



Experience of 38 years and 20,000 open heart surgeries

Specialises in minimally invasive valve surgeries, TMR and redo heart surgeries

Completed advanced training from reputed hospitals in the US and New Zealand

Dr. Ramesh Kumar Bapna is a Senior Director at Cardiac Surgery department in Medanta Heart Institute, Gurugram. He has performed over 20,000 open heart surgeries in a career spanning 38 years. Dr. Bapna specialises in minimally invasive aortic valve surgeries, TMR (Trans Myocardial Re-vascularization), redo surgeries (including 3rdtime redo surgery) and atrial fibrillation ablations using radio-frequency. He is also an expert in cases with particularly bad ventricles and ejection fraction less than 30% and combination surgeries involving Redo, multiple valve replacements, bypass graftings and ejection fraction <30%. Dr. Bapna has done his advanced training from reputed hospitals in the US and New Zealand and is a member of several societies and associations.

Medical Qualifications

M.Ch. (Cardio-thoracic)Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu1980
M.S. (General Surgery)University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan1974
M.B.B.S.University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan1970

Specialization and Expertise

  • Open Heart Surgeries
  • Minimally invasive heart valve surgeries
  • TMR (Trans Myocardial Re-vascularization)
  • Heart Redo Surgeries

Memberships & Certifications

  • Member, Cardiology Society of India
  • Fellow, Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of India
  • Member, International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery