Dr. Kartikeya Bhargava (Director - Electrophysiology and Pacing)

Dr. Kartikeya Bhargava

Director Electrophysiology and Pacing , Heart Institute

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About

Cardiac electrophysiologist of repute with expertise in all cases of RF ablations including complex ablations

Great experience in implantation and follow up of pacemaker and related devices (ICD, CRT etc.)

True academician with numerous publications, co-editor of EP textbook and Associate editor of an EP journal

Medical Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONSINSTITUTE / DEPARTMENTYEAR
D.N.B. (Cardiology)Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi2004
M.D. (General Medicine)Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi1999
M.B.B.S.Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi1994

Specialization and Expertise

  • Electrophysiology and RF Ablation Procedures
  • 3-D Mapping and Complex Ablations
  • Pacemaker, ICD and CRT Device Implantation
  • Lead Extraction and Device Explantation Procedures

Memberships & Certifications

  • Member of Cardiological Society of India
  • Member of Indian Heart Rhythm Society
  • Member of Indian Society of Electrocardiology
  • Member of Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS)
  • Member of Association of Physicians of India
  • Fellowship of International Society of Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology (F.I.S.H.N.E.)
  • Fellowship of Heart Rhythm Society (F.H.R.S.)
  • Fellowship of American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C.)
  • Fellowship of Cardiological Society of India
  • Fellowship of Indian Society of Electrocardiology
  • Fellowship of International Medical Sciences Academy

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Co-editor of first and only textbook of Cardiac Electrophysiology published from India – “Practical Cardiac Electrophysiology”, 2020
  • Indian Healthcare Excellence Award 2019” in recognition of significant contribution to healthcare by Brands Win India presented by Mr. Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in New Delhi, 2019
  • Award of Excellence in Cardiology (WCCPGCI-2010) presented by Mrs. Shiela Dixit, Honourable Chief Minister of Govt. of Delhi, Mr. AK Walia, Minister of Finance Planning Urban Development, Govt. of Delhi and Dr. Kiran Walia, Honourable Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of Delhi, 2010
  • Glory of India Award by India International Friendship Society presented by Mrs. Shiela Dixit, Honourable Chief Minister of New Delhi, 2009

Publications

  • Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology :   Inappropriate automatic mode switch causing transient interruption of biventricular pacing: What is the mechanism?, 2020
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  • Journal of the Americal College of Cardiology :   Evaluation, Management, and Outcomes of Patients Poorly Responsive to Cardiac Resynchronization Device Therapy., 2019
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  • Indian Heart Journal :   Premature battery depletion with St. Jude Medical ICD and CRT-D devices: Indian Heart Rhythm Society Guidelines for physicians., 2019
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  • Indian Heart Journal :   Prevention of sudden cardiac death in athletes, sportspersons and marathoners in India., 2018
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  • Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology :   Clinical safety and performance of a MRI conditional pacing system in patients undergoing cardiac MRI., 2017
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  • Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal :   Premature battery depletion with St. Jude Medical ICD and CRT-D devices. Indian Heart Rhythm Society guidelines for physicians, 2016
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  • Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal :   Identifying the predictors of hematoma after device implantation: Closing in on the suspects with an aim to prevent the menace?, 2016
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  • The Journal of Association of Physicians of India :   Role of Ibutilide in Atrial Fibrillation., 2016
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  • Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal :   Tilt test in paced patients: Is it worth the effort?, 2015
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  • Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal :   DF-4 Lead Connector: Innovative Technology, Unexpected Problems and Novel Solutions., 2014
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