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Dr. Sanjay Cherian

Dr. Sanjay Cherian

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General Physician

8 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Sanjay Cherian completed his undergraduation at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, India, after which, he undertook surgical research and training at the St. Vincent’s Hospital, (University of New South Wales), Sydney, Australia. On returning to India, he undertook his higher surgical training.He is the youngest doctor to have completed his PhD in Cardiac Surgery from the Tamil Nadu State Medical University, India.

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Mogappair, 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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09:00 - 02:00


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.


Adult Cardiac Surgery
Valve Repair & Replacement
Cardiac Stem Cell Therapy


Awards and Recognitions

Winner Of Kendall's Prize For Best Presentation In Cardiothoracic Surgery- Congress Of The Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons, New Zealand - 1999
Winner Of The Union's Best Presentation Award-the International Union Of Angiology, Australia - 1999
Winner Of The St.vincent's Vascular Research Scholarship, Australia - 1999


MBBS - Manipal University, 1997


Tamilnadu Medical Council


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2009 - 2011 Staff Sugeron in Cardiovascular Surgery at University Hospital of Geneva
2006 - 2007 Director(Admin)&Staff Surgeon at Frontier Lifeline
2004 - 2006 Staff Surgeon,Clinical &Administrative Coordinator at Frontier Lifeline
2002 - 2003 Senior Resident at Madras Medical Mission
1998 - 1999 Tutor in Anatomy at University of New South Wales,Sydney,Australia


96306 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2012

Trainings and Certifications

FRCS - Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK, 2010
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