Prof. A.Sampath Kumar
Chief C.T.Centre
asampath_kumar@hotmail.com

Specialty

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Background

  • M.B.,B.S, , Bangalore 1967
  • M.S., Surgery,,A.I.I.M.S., 1973
  • M.Ch. Cardiothoracic surg. ,A.I.I.M.S., 1976
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgery,A.I.I.M.S.,1978 onwards
  • Fellow.,Milwaukee Heart Surgery., 1979-80.
  • Professor and head, Dept.of CTVS, Chief,Cardiothoracic Centre, AIIMS . 1992-Current.
  • Editor, Indian journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
  • Member,Indian association of thoracic-cardiovscular Surgeons
  • member,Society for heart valve disease,Society of thoracic surgeons
  • member, Donald Ross Society,Member, Asian Society for cardiovascular Surgery

Interests

  • Ross procedure
  • mitral valve repair
  • homograft mitral valve replacement
  • aortic valve repair
  • homografts and autografts
  • Prosthetic valve design
  • valve replacement surgery
  • valve banking
  • common congenital heart defects
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery