MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Cardiology, FACC
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Dr Neeraj Bhalla is a Graduate of Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) at Pune.He did his Post Graduation in Medicine from AFMC where he won the KK Gupta Gold Medal for standing 1st in the Advanced Course.He completed his DM in Cardiology from PGI Chandigarh and then was at leading Armed Forces hospitals at Bangalore and New Delhi.His previous appointments include Director of Cardiology at Metro Hospitals Delhi and with Max Hospital as Senior Interventional Cardiologist. His present appointment is Chairman Cardiology and Senior Consultant at The BLK Super Specialty Hospital at Pusa Road, New Delhi. He has successfully carried out over 10000 Coronary Angioplasties and is adept in the use of various devices such as Rotablator, Intra vascular Ultrasound and Distal protection devices used in advanced interventional procedures.He has a vast experience in Interventions in the coronary as well as non coronary circulations. He has presented his work at various forums both nationally and internationally He has been invited as Faculty in various national and international meetings.He has been a Professor of Medicine at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences , Bangalore and has been a DNB (Cardiology) teacher.He is a gifted speaker and has conducted numerous CME programmes for professionals and delivered many talks to the public.Dr Bhalla is elected for the prestigious Fellowship of American College of Cardiology(FACC)
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My experience was wonderful.i got good response from doctor side.The doctor was very patient while listening to my problems.A big thanks to the doctor for helping me and providing me the wonderful treatment.Would like to recommend my friends and family members.
Got prompt & passionate care.Felt great after consulting for cardiac problem.Amazingly skilled consultant.
Excellent very skilled professional.
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.