Dr. Prabhakara Shetty Heggunje

Dr. Prabhakara Shetty Heggunje

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MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD - Medicine

Cardiologist

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36 Years Experience

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Dr. Prabhakara Shetty Heggunje is the Head of the Department of Cardiology in Columbia Asia Hospitals in the Yeshwanthpur and Hebbal branches in Bangalore. After his basic graduation (MBBS) from Mysore University in 1982, he obtained his MD degree in Internal Medicine (1985) and DM degree in Cardiology (1988) from the prestigious Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) in Chandigarh. He later worked as an Attending Cardiologist in the Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (MMM) in Madras and as a Senior Cardiologist in the Chest Hospital in Kuwait before re-locating to the United States of America. He completed his Residency in Internal Medicine and his Fellowship in cardiovascular disease from the State University of New York in Syracuse. Following these, he worked as a Staff Cardiologist in the VA Medical Center in Syracuse before pursuing Interventional Cardiology fellowship training from the prestigious William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. He later joined The Heart Group, P.C. in Evansville, Indiana and worked there until he returned to India in May 2008. During his stay in the US, he was Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore

Columbia Asia Hospital

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26/4, Brigade Gateway, Malleshwaram West, Landmark: Beside Metro Cash and Carry West, Bangalore

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Mon, Wed, Fri - Sat

10:00 - 03:00

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Services

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Complex multiple vessel coronary interventions
Heart Attack Treatment
Acute myocardial infarction
Carotid Artery Disease
Arteriosclerosis
Chronic Ischaemic Heart Disease

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Government medical college,Mysore, 1981
DM - Cardiology - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 1988
MD - Medicine - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 1985

Memberships

Cardiovascular Society of India
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
American Medical Association (AMA)

Experience

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Cardiology at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research
Attending Cardiologist at Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases
Senior Cardiologist at Chest Hospital, Kuwait
Staff Cardiologist at VA Medical Center, Syracuse, New York
Interventional Cardiologist at The Heart Group, P.C. Evansville, Indiana

Registrations

21087 Karnataka Medical Council, 1982
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