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Dr. K.M. Cherian

Dr. K.M. Cherian - Cardiologist

Dr. K.M. Cherian

MBBS , Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (FRACS) , D.Sc , D.Sc , D.Sc

Cardiologist , Cardiothoracic Surgeon , 51 Years Experience

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91% (11 votes)
K. M. Cherian is a leading Indian heart surgeon who has pioneered new treatments, founded new hospitals and earned an international reputation. He is the foundi more..

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, Chennai

Frontier Lifeline Hospital

R 30 C, Ambattur Industrial Estate Road, Landmark : Oppoisite To Bharath Petrol Pump & Next To Chennai Public School, Chennai

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9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.


Heart Transplant
Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Lung Transplant
Mitral/Heart Valve Replacement


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Cardiothoracic Surgeon

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Education View all (5) View less

MBBS - Kasturba Medical College, 1964

Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (FRACS) - Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Sydney, 1973

D.Sc - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2003

D.Sc - King Georges Medical College, Lucknow University, 2007

D.Sc - Pondicherry University, 2011

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Experience View all (13) View less

2004 - Present Chairman and CEO at Frontier Lifeline Pvt Ltd
2004 - 2004 Visiting Professor at Yangzhou University and Southeast University
2003 - 2003 Emeritus Professor at The Tamil Nadu Dr.MGR Medical University
1987 - 2003 Founder Vice-President at Madras Medical Mission
1987 - 2003 Founder Chairman at Pondicherry Instt. of Medical Sciences
1984 - 1985 Visiting Professor at University of Oregon
1975 - 1987 Med.Supdt. & Chief of Cardio- Vascular Surgery at Southern Railway Head Qrtrs. Hospital
1978 - 1979 Intl. Special Fellow in Paed. Cardiac Surgery at University of Alabama
1974 - 1975 Senior Registrar- Cardio Thoracic Surgery at Greenlane Hospital
1973 - 1974 Senior Registrar- Cardio Thoracic Surgery at Royal Alexandria Hospital for Children
1971 - 1973 Senior Registrar- Cardio Thoracic Surgery at St.Vincent's Hospital
1970 - 1971 Registrar at St.George Hospital
1969 - 1970 Lecturer in Surgery & Unit Assistant at Christian Medical College

Awards and Recognitions View all (20) View less

Padma Shri - 1991

Wockhardt Medical Excellence Award - 2005

Outstanding Service - Ministry of Railways - 1984

Outstanding Service - Ministry of Railways - 1986

Melvin Jones Award - Lions Club of Madras - 1986

Catholicate Award - Outstanding Services to HUmanity - 1999

Medical Excellence Award - Lima Book of Records - 2001

International Medical Excellence Award - Harvard Medical International - 2005

Lifetime Achievement Award - by the Governor of Kerala - 2005

Lifetime Achievement Award - The Indian Association of Cardio Thoracic Surgeons. - 2010

Lifetime Achievement Award - The Rotary Club of Koodal, Trivandrum - 2010

Lifetime Achievement Award - The Kasturba Medical College Associates - 2010

Life Time Achievement Award By The Paed. Card. Society Of India - 2006

Award Of Excellence In Healthcare By The World Fedn. Of Tamil Youth Inc. - 2006

Rajiv Gandhi Moopanar Award For Excellence In Cardiac Surgery. - 2007

Outstanding Person Of The Year Award By Kurnool Heart Foundation, Kurnool. - 2007

Service Above Self Award By The Rotary Club Of Alleppey - 2007

South Indian Bank Excellence Award By South Indian Bank - 2008

President Elect For The Xx World Society Of Cardio Thoracic Surgeons - 2010

Excellence In Healthcare Award By Ficci And Times Of India - 2010

Memberships View all (7) View less

Chairman of Indian Association of Laser Surgery & Medicine

President of the Pediatric Cardiac Society of India

Indian Association Of Cardiovascular And Thoracic Surgeons (IACTS)

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

Cardiological Society of India (CSI)

Society for Cardiothoracic Surgeons in Great Britain and Ireland (SCTS)

Fellowship in Royal College Of Physicians


17203 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 1966


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