Dr. Somalaram Venkatesh is an alumnus of the prestigious PGI, Chandigarh. He did his MD and DM in Cardiology and has been a topper and a recipient of First Order Medal. He has a rich experience of working as consultant cardiologist at various hospitals. He has performed over 8000 diagnostic catheterizations & over 2500 interventional procedures in the catheterization laboratory. He routinely performs diagnostic coronary, peripheral, cerebral & congenital catheterizations. He specializes in all types of Coronary Angioplasties including Primary & Complex coronary interventions like Bifurcations, Total occlusions, Graft Angioplasties etc. His area of special interest is in Central peripheral interventions like Aortic Stent Grafting for both Thoracic & Abdominal aorta for Dissections & Aneurysms. Dr. Venkatesh also performs peripheral interventions including Carotid, Renal, Subclavian, Pulmonary, Innominate, Iliac & Femoral artery angioplasty & Stenting. He is also proficient in Paediatric diagnostic & Interventional procedures and has performed numerous ASD & PDA device closures.
MD, DM (Cardiology)