Dr. Dinesh Chandra

Consultant Cardiac Surgery , Heart Institute


Conducted more than 1000 successful cardiac surgeries

Has vast experience of working as Consultant Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at AIIMS Delhi

Part of the Heart Transplant Team at Medanta

Dr. Dinesh Chandra completed his graduation from Kasturba Medical College Mangalore as a Gold Medalist in 2007 and Post Graduated in General Surgery from GMC Bhopal in 2010. At GMC, he received Med..

Medical Qualifications

MCh Cardiothoracic & Vascular SurgeryPGIMER & RML Hospital2013
MS General SurgeryGMC Bhopal2010
MBBSKMC Mangalore2007

Specialization and Expertise

  • Paediatric cardiac surgery
  • Aortic surgery with peripheral vascular surgery
  • Valve replacement and repair
  • Heart failure surgery (transplant and LVAD)

Memberships & Certifications

  • Life Member of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Gold Medal for securing highest marks at KMC, Mangalore in General Surgery, 2007
  • Dr V K Agrawal Memorial Gold Medal for Best Postgraduate Paper at Bhopal, 2010


  • Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery, Volume 16, Issue 4 :   When should you start anticoagulation in patients who suffer an intracranial bleed who also have a prosthetic valve?, 2013
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  • Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery :   Inferior vena caval and right atrial thrombus complicating amoebic liver abscess, 2013
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  • Asian Cardiovascular & thoracic Annals :   Accessory mitral tissue: a rare cause of left ventricular outflow obstruction, 2014
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  • Indian Heart Journal :   Surgical management of anomalous pulmonary venous connection to the superior vena cava - early results, 2013
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