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Specialist Availability - Senior Cardiologist

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Isn’t it astonishing that the entire human body depends on the heart, a single fist-sized organ, to keep functioning the way it does every single day? But with lifestyle changes, it is quite possible for the heart to start stuttering. While anything untoward may not happen just yet, it would be better to keep a tab on the heart every once in a while. Why take a chance on one of the most important organs in the body?

So, if you’re ready for a heart check-up, there is no better time than now, because we at MIOT Pacific Hospitals have flown in Dr. K. Jaishankar from India. He is Director & Mentor, Cardiology and Electrophysiology at MIOT International, Chennai. He has an experience of 27 years, and has performed more than 10,000 cath procedures, which includes angioplasty, in the last 12 years. Dr. Jaishankar’s specialized area of interest is cardiac electrophysiology, for which he has obtained a one year fellowship in EP from the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, UK; apart from getting trained at some of the most prestigious healthcare institutions in India.

Reasons you must consult Dr. K. Jaishankar:

  • Family history of heart disease
  • Shortness of breath High blood pressure
  • High blood cholesterol levels Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Stress
  • Increased heart rate Having a device in the heart
  • Need a second opinion on any cardiovascular disease
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Dr. Jaishankar has contributed to various national and international journals, and is a Life Member of the Cardiology Society of India, Indian Heart Rhythm Society and Indian Medical Association. He is also a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and Indian Academy of Medical Specialities.

His expertise :

  • Regularly performs coronary interventions – PTCA with stenting, renal angioplasty and BMV
  • Trained in CCU and arrhythmia care centre, dynamic laboratory with treadmill test and Holter analysis
  • Knowledgeable in carotid angioplasty, rotablation, directional coronary atherectomy, transcatheter device closure of ASD, VSD & PDA
  • Routinely performs procedures like CRT, CRT-D and ICD device implants
  • Familiar with 3-D advanced electroanatomical mapping techniques for ablation of abnormal heart disturbances
  • Is a proctor for device implantation in India
  • Is on the advisory board of various renowned pharmaceutical companies

Prior appointment is mandatory

Dr. Jaishankar will be available for consultation at MIOT Pacific Hospitals
Consultations : November 17 th 2018 Onwards
Time : 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Monday to Saturday)
For appointments call : 679 992 4917