MBBS, MD, FACC
Consultant - Interventional Cardiology
37 Years of Practice, 2 Awards Cardiologist
Dr. Suresh G Vijan is Consultant - Interventional Cardiology in Lilavati Hospital, Bandra. Dr. Vijan has an overall experience of 35 years and has undergone training in the prestigious Texas Heart Institute, Houston. He has also worked as Senior Registrar in Cardiology at the University of Leicester and later as Senior Lecturer and Hon. Consultant in Cardiology.
Dr. Vijan has been actively involved in developing catheter ablation techniques for treatment of Cardiac arrhythmias and setting up the cardiac arrhythmia services in Leicester. He has pioneered the implantation of an Automatic cardiovascular defibrillator for malignant ventricular arrhythmia in the UK.
Dr. Vijan has implanted the 1st AICD in Bombay and has also pioneered the technique of dual chamber pacing in India. He was the first to implant a biventricular pacemaker for the heart failure patients. His expertise lies in Cardiac Catheterisation and Angiography, both pediatric & adult, Coronary Angioplasty with a stent, Vascular Angioplasty, Electro physiology investigations, Catheter ablation techniques for treatment of Cardiac arrhythmias, Implantation of permanent pacemakers.
Fees: INR 1500
Medical School & Fellowships
Fortis Hospitals, Mulund
Lilavati Hospital, Bandra
University of Leicester
Implanted the 1st AICD in Bombay.
Received the prestigious Hiranandani Oration Award for his contributions to interventional cardiology in India.