Dr. A. R. Krishna Prasad
MS (Gen. Surgery), FRCS (Glasg.), FRCS (CTh), MD (Manch.)
Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon
About Dr. A. R. Krishna Prasad
Dr. Krishna Prasad is a renowned name in the cardiothoracic world. He completed his MS. Gen. Surgery from Osmania Medical College. He worked as specialist Registrar in CT Surgery in West Midlands, East Midlands & Yorkshire areas of UK. He was awarded FRCS Gen. Surgery (2000) & then FRCS CT Surgery in 2008.
After performing around 500 procedures in UK, he started the cardiac surgical unit at Sunshine Heart Institute in March 2011, and so far has performed more than 5000 cardiac surgeries for various problems on a range of patients from babies to 80 year old. He has a record of performing surgeries quickly but at the same time with great quality, therefore avoiding complications to patients.
He specializes in endarterectomies, long anastoman & coronary unroofing procedures for complex coronary artery lesions. He has conducted extensive research on the role of gut protection in inflamatory response after cardiac surgery and has numerous national & international publications to his credit. He was awarded MD for his research by the Manchester University in 2010.
Past Experience: Sunshine Heart Institute, Paradise, Secunderabad