Dr. Praveen Chandra

Chairman Interventional Cardiology , Heart Institute

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About

Performed first Percutaneous Aortic valve implantation without surgery in India

Author to over 100 articles and reviewer in leading medical journals

Awarded Padma Shri in 2016 by the Hon'ble President of India

One of the leading cardiologists in the country, Dr. Chandra is proficient in a lot of new devices and latest technologies. He is a fellow of Endovascular Intervention Society of India and the Asia..

Medical Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONSINSTITUTE / DEPARTMENTYEAR
D.M. (Cardiology)King George Medical College, Lucknow1991
M.D. (General Medicine)King George Medical College, Lucknow1989
M.B.B.SKing George Medical College, Lucknow1986

Specialization and Expertise

  • Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Valvuloplasty (BMV)
  • Cardiology

Memberships & Certifications

  • Fellow of Endovascular Intervention Society of India and the Asia-Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology
  • Fellow of American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow of European Society of Cardiology
  • Fellow of Endovascular Intervention Society of India
  • Fellow of Asia Pacific Society of Cardiology
  • Member of Cardiology Society of India

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Padma Shri Award, 2016
  • Recognition Award for Success and achievement in the field of angioplasty in India, 1998

Publications

  • JAMA :   Intracoronary Stents: Present and Future, 1998
  • JAMA :   Intravascular Ultrasound: Current Applications, 1998
  • Cardiology Today :   Specific Stenting: Matching the lesion with appropriate stent , 1997
  • Indian heart Journal :   Percutaneous balloon pericardiotomy in a patient with end stage renal disease with recurrent pericardial effusion & pericardial tamponade, 2010
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  • JAMA :   Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation and infarct size in patients with acute anterior myocardial infarction without shock: the CRISP AMI randomized trial, 2011

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