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Dr. Ranjan Shetty

Dr. Ranjan Shetty

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Cardiology

Allopath

Cardiologist

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Interventional Cardiologist

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17 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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Dr. Ranjan Shetty is Cardiologist practicing at Manipal Hospital. He obtained his MBBS degree from Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore and MD in Internal Medicine in 2005 from the prestigious All India institute of Medical science and DM in Cardiology from another prestigious institute, PGIMER Chandigarh. He has won several gold medals during his MBBS course. He was nominated the Best House Physician during his course in AIIMS and received the honour from the then president of India, Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam. He is a specialist in Coronary, Congenital, Structural & peripheral intervention. He has performed more than 3000 angioplasties very complex coronary & non coronary interventions. He is the pioneer in Asia for LAA appendage closures. He has the highest numbers in Asia Pacific region & is the only proctor in South East Asia. He is known Imaging guided PCI and has one of heights experience in IVUS guided PCI. He is one of the subject expert in IUCS PCI.

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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital

3.5

98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 04:00

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Common questions & answers

Q: What does a Heart specialist do?

A: Heart specialists or cardiologists diagnose and treat diseses related to heart and blood vessels. They are trained to assess heart health and read electrocardiogram, etc.

Q: When do you need to see a cardiologist?

A: You can visit a heart specialist if your physician refers you for symptoms like shortness of breath, dizziness, chest pain, changes in heart beat or high blood pressure

Q: What to expect at your first visit to heart specialist?

A: A heart specialist will evaluate your medical history and risk factors for major blood vesel disease. Your heart rate, blood pressure and electrocardiogram will be obtained. You will also go through complete cardiovascular examination.

Q: How do heart-specialist check for blocked arteries?

A: Heart specialists check for blocked arteries with tests like chloesterol screening, electrocardiogram (ECG) chest X-Ray, coronary CT Scan, ultrasound, echocardiogram, and angiogram.

Q: Can you see a heart-specilist directly?

A: You can go to a heart specialist directly if you suspect there is a risk of genetically related heart disease in your family which means any of your blood relative had an early onset (below age of 55 for men and 65 for women). A heart specialist can help you to assess the risk factor of you getting that disease and give you treatment regarding the same.

Awards and Recognitions

Nominated for the Best House Physician, AIIMS
Received Honour from Former President, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

Education

MBBS - Kasturba Medical College, 2002
MD - Medicine - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2005
DM - Cardiology - POSTGRADUATE INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH, CHANDIGARH, 2007

Memberships

American College of Cardiology
Fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC)

Experience

Consultant in cardiology at Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road
Consultant in cardiology at Manipal Hospital, Whitefeild
Assistant Professor of cardiology at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University

Registrations

102157 Karnataka Medical Council, 2013
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