Dr. Meera R

Dr. Meera R - KIMS Hospitals

Speciality : Cardiology

Designation : Consultant

Date and time : Tue, Wed, Thur & Sat | 08.30 am to 01.30 pm

Experience : 14 years

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Brief Description

MBBS
MD -Gen medicine-Manipal Academy of Medical Education.
DNB cardiology-National board of Examinations.
Post doctroral fellowship in Cardiac Electrophysiology from Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of medical sciences and Technology.

Areas of Expertise

Cardiac Electrophysiology-Arrhythmia diagnosis Electrophysiological studies and Radiofrequecy ablation
Pacemakers(PPI),Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD),Cardiac Resynchronisation therapy (CRT)
Coronary angigraphy,Coronary interventions
Non invasive Cardiology-Clinical Cardiology,Basic and advanced echocardiography

Previous Experience

After completing MD in general medicine worked as Senior Lecturer in medicine,Govt, Medical College ,Trivandrum for 2 yrs (2003-2006),
Worked as senor Registrar in Cardiology in KIMS while doing DNB in cardiology(2006-2009)
Associate consultant in Cardiology-KIMS (2009-2010)
Fellowship in Electrophysiology Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute Trivandrum(2011-2012)
Continuing as Associate Consultant in Cardiology,KIMS(2012-)

Education And Fellowship

After completing MD in general medicine worked as Senior Lecturer in medicine,Govt, Medical College ,Trivandrum for 2 yrs (2003-2006),
Worked as senor Registrar in Cardiology in KIMS while doing DNB in cardiology(2006-2009)
Associate consultant in Cardiology-KIMS (2009-2010)
Fellowship in Electrophysiology Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute Trivandrum(2011-2012)
Continuing as Associate Consultant in Cardiology,KIMS(2012-)

Professional Membership

Cardiological Society of India(CSI)-National
CSI-Kerala Chapter
National Intrventional Coincil
Interventional Council of Kerala
Kerala Heart Rhythm Society
Indian Heart rhythm society

Special Interests

Cardiac arrhythmias-Tachycardia and bradycardia
Electrocardiogram (ECG), Bradycardia evaluation -Holter,Head uptilt test. Treatment of arrhythmia by radio frequency ablation .
Permanent pacemaker implantation

Heart failure therapy,Management of Heart failure-drugs followed by CRT
Prevention of sudden Cardiac death -ICD implantation
Coronary artery disease-Angiogram and angioplasty

Non Invasive Cardiology- Advanced echocardiographic assessment -Tissue doppler ,Strain imaging, Dobutamine stress echocardiography

Awards and Honors

AV Gandhi National Award for Excellence for the best research Paper in Cardiology -2009
CSI Best paper award -2009 a paper on peak systolic strain in flow limiting CAD
Paper presentation In Euro echo -Paris 2009
Paper Presentation On 2D peak systolic strain in Coronary artery disease in American Society of electrocardiography -Toronto-Canada-2009.
Chapter on stress echocardiography in CSI update 2010
CSI best paper award on Implantable loop recorder for detection of syncope -2011