MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
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Dr. Badri Narayana is a Cardiologist in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and has an experience of 34 years in this field. Dr. Badri Narayana practices at Apollo Hospitals in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad and Goodwill Hospital - Kidney And Surgical Centre in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad. He completed MBBS from Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sambalpur, Odisha in 1983,MD - General Medicine from MKCG Medical College, Berhampur, Orissa in 1997 and DM - Cardiology from Sriram Chandra Bhanj Medical College, Cuttack in 2004. He is a member of Indian College of Cardiology (ICC) and Cardiological Society of India (CSI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Hypertriglyceridemia,Vascular Surgery,Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting,Dextro-Transposition of the Great Arteries (DTGA) and PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Interventions) etc.
2 clinics for General Consultation
Road Number 72, Landmark: Opposite to Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School Lane & Near Film Nagar, Hyderabad
Mon, Wed, Fri
10:30 - 03:00
Tue, Thu, Sat
10:30 - 01:00
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.