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Dr. I Sathyamurthy

Dr. I Sathyamurthy

Dr. I Sathyamurthy

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology


48 Years Experience Overall  (39 years as specialist)

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Dr. I Sathyamurthy is a Cardiologist in Alwarpet, Chennai and has an experience of 48 years in this field. Dr. I Sathyamurthy practices at Apollo Spectra Hospital in Alwarpet, Chennai and Apollo Hospital in Greams Road, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Government Medical College, Aurangabad Maharashtra in 1972,MD - General Medicine from Marathawada University in 1975 and DM - Cardiology from Delhi University in 1981. He is a member of Tamilnadu Medical Council. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Mitral/Heart Valve Replacement,Aortic Anuerysm Surgery / Endovascular Repair,Cardiac Ablation,Paediatric Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery etc.

Alwarpet, Chennai

Apollo Spectra Hospital


12, C P Ramaswamy Road., Landmark: Near to Fly Over, Chennai

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09:00 - 10:30

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Greams Road, Chennai

Apollo Hospital


21/22 Greams Lane, Thousand Lights, Off Greams Road, Landmark: Near Asan Memorial Senior Secondary School, Chennai

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
03:00 - 07:00

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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

Dr. BC Roy National Award - 2001
Padmashree - 2000


MBBS - Government Medical College, Aurangabad Maharashtra, 1972
MD - General Medicine - Marathawada University, 1975
DM - Cardiology - Delhi University, 1981


Tamilnadu Medical Council


2005 - Present Consultant at Apollo Hospital


34548 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1981
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