MBBS, MD, DM - Cardiology
Director - Interventional Cardiology
27 Years of Practice, 3 AwardsCardiologist, Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Nishith Chandra is Director of Interventional Cardiology, Incharge Air Ambulance Unit & Director and HOD of Cardiology at Fortis Hospital. He began his career at King George's Medical College, Lucknow where he completed his MBBS and MD (Medicine) in 1986 and 1990 respectively, followed by DM Cardiology from the same institution. Dr. Chandra’s long career spanning over 19 years has paved the way for some path breaking procedures and care techniques in cardiology. His areas of interest include coronary angioplasty, coronary angiography, ICD implantation, carotid angioplasty, peripheral angioplasty and permanent pacemaker. Dr. Chandra has previously served as Director of International Cardiology at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute in New Delhi.
Medical School & Fellowships
MBBS - King George Medical College, Lucknow, 1986
MD - King George Medical College, Lucknow
DM - Cardiology - King George Medical College, Lucknow, 1994
Fellowship - Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, USA
Fellowship - Asia Pacific Society for Cardiology
Fellowship - Society for Cardiology Angiography and Interventions
Member - Cardiological Society of India
Member - Society of Critical Care Medicine, USA.
Certified Advanced Life Support Provider - European Resuscitation Council, UK.
Member - Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, USA
Member - Delhi Medical Council
Member - Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
Life Member - Indian Medical Association
Training - Clinical Consideration in Aero Medical Transport - UK, 2003
Asia Pacific Rotablator - IVUS Program - Kuala Lumpur, 2008
Training - CRT Device Implantation - NUSCH Hospital Bratislava, Slovakia
Fortis Escort Heart Institute, New Delhi
Fortis Hospital, Noida
Silver Medal - 2nd position in MBBS First Professional Examination
Gold Medal - Best Performance in MD Examination
Best All-Round Student Award - Final Year MBBS
A: Dr. Nishith Chandra have 26 years of experience in Cardiology speciality.
A: Dr. Nishith Chandra specializes in Cardiology.
A: The doctor works at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Okhla Road.
A: Opp Holy Family Hospital, New Friends Colony, New Delhi
Opp Holy Family Hospital, New Friends Colony, New Delhi, Delhi NCR, 110025, India