Cardiologist Online Consultation
38 years of experience
Columbia Asia Yeshwantpur
ABOUT THE EXPERT
MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Cardiology) American Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology
Registration number: KMC 21087
Dr.Prabhakara Shetty Heggunje is a well-known cardiologist in Bangalore with 32 years of experience. He is the HOD of Cardiology in Columbia Asia Hospitals, Yeshwanthpur & Hebbal. He graduated from Mysore University in 1982, he obtained MD in Internal Medicine and DM in Cardiology from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. He has worked as an Attending Cardiologist in the Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases in Madras and as a Senior Cardiologist in the Chest Hospital, Kuwait. He completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in cardiovascular disease from the State University of New York, Syracuse. He has pursued Interventional Cardiology fellowship training from William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan. He was Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.He specializes in complex multiple vessel coronary interventions (which are otherwise considered for bypass surgery ) with durable long term results and low complication rates. He is also an expert in carotid stenting and peripheral vascular procedures.