MBBS, MD - General Medicine
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Dr. K.P Shamsuddeen is a Cardiologist and General Physician in Mylapore, Chennai and has an experience of 27 years in these fields. Dr. K.P Shamsuddeen practices at St.Isabel's Hospital in Mylapore, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Rajah muthiah medical college in 1993 and MD - General Medicine from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1998. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA),Indian Academy of Echocardiography and Indian Society of Electrocardiology. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Interventions),Cardiac Catheterisation,Coronary Angiogram,Heart Conditions and Mitral/Heart Valve Replacement etc.
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I met the doctor for an angiogram for my Brother-in-law and further consultations. He is such a fantastic person first and his calmness and attitude are admirable, beside the best professional advise and very practical approach on the treatment. Truly mesmerised to see such an experienced doctor with such a great quality. God should give him long life to take care the humanity.
Excellent & very caring doctor. Explained all the questions we asked and diagnosed the problem with utmost care.
*** ** *** ****** ****** *** ******* ******* *********** He has been treating my congenital ctga and dextro cardiac with great care for the last ten years. Thanks to Dr. KPS for keeping me going smoothly.
He has given me a new lease of life..I used to be suffering from breathless Ness and swelling of legs. He has intervened at the right time and with the right treatment he had brought me back to life
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.