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Dr. S. S. Iyengar

Dr. S. S. Iyengar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology, FRCP



Interventional Cardiologist


51 Years Experience Overall  (45 years as specialist)

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Wg.Cdr.Dr.SS.Iyengar currently associated with Manipal Hospital (Bangalore) is an Interventional Cardiologist who values shared medical decision-making and believes that input from patients and families is as vital to the process as physician input is. He specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and interventional treatment of diseases of the heart and blood vessels such as acute heart attack, heart failure, arthymia, rhythm disturbance, valvoplasty.Having done his MBBS, MD(Medicine),DM(Cardiology) from Pune University,he further went to do his fellowship from Royal College Of Physicians (U.K). Dr.Iyengar expertise lies in Adult Cardiology and has performed over 1000 procedures in Adult (Coronary Angiogram & PTCA) Whether he performs coronary stenting or treating heart attack, many patients notice a substantial difference in their symptoms almost immediately after their procedures and seeing these results makes Dr.Iyengar proud of what he does

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Bypass Surgery
Coronary Angioplasty
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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital


98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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Mon - Fri

10:30 - 12:30

Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details

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

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Vishishta Seva Medal by The President of India
PM Naik Memorial Oration Award, Cardiological Society of India, Karnataka Chapter
Pharmacia Oration Award, Indian College of Cardiology
Director General Armed Forces Services – Silver Medal
Editorial Board Advisor Indian Heart Journal


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MBBS - University of Pune, 1969
MD - General Medicine - University of Pune, 1972
DM - Cardiology - University of Pune, 1975


Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
Indian College of Cardiology (ICC)
Fellow of Indian College of Cardiology
Indian College of Interventional Cardiology
Indian society of Echocardiography


Cardiology,Consultant and HOD at Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road


36621 Karnataka Medical Council, 1993
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