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Dr. Nilesh Gautam

Dr. Nilesh Gautam

Dr. Nilesh Gautam

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology



Interventional Cardiologist


19 Years Experience Overall  (17 years as specialist)

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Dr Nilesh completed MBBSin 1994. Professional Experience:Extensive experience in non-invasive investigational & interventional proceduresHas performed more than 5000 angiographies & over 1000 angioplastiesPrimary investigator in international clinical trials on newer drugs in treatment of hypertensionSub PI in various interventional clinical trials in newer stenting techniques & treatment modalities of coronary heart diseaseSeminars presented on various topics during Clinical Departmental Cardiology Meetings (2000-2007)His publications :2004 is heparin necessary before coronary angiography n. Gautam, v. Surase, s. Karnade, s. Vaishnav, Asian heart institute, Mumbai. Our experience with paclitaxel-eluting (taxus) stent – immediate and intermediate-term follow-up. N.Gautam, s. Rane, b. Shah, t.Suvarna, n. Burkule, a jain, r. Panda, s. Vaishnav, asian heart institute, and mumbai.2005use of sodabicarb & n acetyl cystiene in patients with high creatinine undergoing invasive procedurenilesh gautam, sudhir vaishnav, suniel karande, tilak suvarna2006the initial experience of using cardiac recovery system in patients with refractory cardiac failures amit, s vaishnav, k rajeev, n gautam, v dsilva, asian heart institute.2007 Tct web site case study - coronary aneurysm stenting during acute mioperator(s): Dr. Sudhir vaishnav md dm, dr. Nilesh gautam, md, dm, dr. Tilak suvarna md, dm2007. Percutaneous transluminal catheter based coil embolisation of the septal artery as a treatment for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy”. Dr Sudhir Vaishnav MD dm, dr. Nilesh Gautam, MD, dm2012comparison of bivalirudin monotherapy with unfractionated heparin plus gpiibiiia inhibitor in patients of ua/non-stemi undergoing PCI. Dr Nilesh Gautam MD, DM, Drsuvarna tilak DNB, Santosh Kumar Dora, Pravin Kulkarni M.D., Dr Santosh Khandekar DNB.Ihj64(2012) s49-s 69 exercise stress echocardiography after revascularization; a single centre study. Praveen Kulkarni DM, Nilesh Gautam DM, et al ,ihj 64(2012) s81es 94 indian heart journal 2013.(under publication) bioabsorbable stents: our experience. Prasugrel vs clopidogrel in pci: our experience International faculty singapore cardiologists meet 2008- indian experience with irbesartan in treating patients with moderate hypertension. Clinical trial participant cosima 2 comparative study of the efficacy of irbesartan/ hctz with valsartan /hctz using home blood pressure monitoring in the treatment of mild to moderate hypertension. Sponsors-bristol Meyers & Squibb Sanofi –syntheco partnership.Biomime The first-in-man safety and performance evaluation of the biomime sirolimus eluting stent system for the treatment of patients with single, discrete, de novo, non-complex coronary lesions-the biomime pilot fim trial.Sponsors and collaborators –meril life sciences pvt .Ltd.Averroes trialapixaban versus acetylsalicylic acid to prevent strokes in atrial fibrillation.Sponsors- bristol –meyers squibb, pfizer.

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Mahim, Mumbai

S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


Raheja Rugnalaya Marg., Landmark: Opposite St. Xaviers College, Mumbai

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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.


BP Monitoring
Device closure for congenital heart diseases
FFR (Fractional flow reserve)
Dobutamine Stress Test
Trans-esophageal ECHO

Awards and Recognitions

Has been a part of the Faculty at the Singapore Cardiology Conference - 2007
Presently Vice President, (West Zone), Heart Failure Society of India.
Published articles in various National & International journals


MBBS - Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram (MGIMS), 1994
MD - General Medicine - BVMC ,Pune, 2000
DM - Cardiology - Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion,Mumbai, 2003


Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
Association of Physicians of India (API)
Association of Medical Consultants
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Medical Council of India (MCI)


CONSULTANT at S L Raheja Hospital, Mahim Cardiology
CONSULTANT at Asian Heart Institute, Mumbai Interventional Cardiology


75761 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1995
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