Dr. Somalaram Venkatesh
Dr. S Venkatesh is the Lead Interventional Cardiologist at Aster RV Hospital JP Nagar, Bengaluru. While Dr. Venkatesh is proficient in Coronary, Valvular, Peripheral & other interventional procedures in the Cardiac Cathlab, he is equally involved in preventive cardiology practice.
Formerly Dr. Venkatesh was the Unit Chief of Cardiology & Assistant Professor at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, where he successfully set up the in-house interventional cardiology program from the ground up. He subsequently worked in Wockhardt hospitals & later as Senior Interventional Cardiologist & Head, Department of Cardiology at Fortis Hospital Bannerghatta.
Dr. S Venkatesh has performed nearly 15,000 diagnostic catheterizations and more than 3500 interventional procedures in the catheterization laboratory. He is proficient in diagnostic coronary, peripheral, cerebral & congenital catheterizations. Dr. S Venkatesh is known for his passion for Preventive Cardiology. He is an expert in the medical management of Ischemic Heart disease, Congestive Heart Failure, Hypertension, Various cardiac issues in Diabetic & kidney patients.
- After completing his MBBS from Dr. B R Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore in 1992, Dr. S Venkatesh went on to complete his 3-year MD in Internal Medicine from the prestigious PGIMER at Chandigarh where he was the batch topper & and won the First Order Medal. He completed his 3-year DM in Cardiology from PGIMER, Chandigarh in 2001.
- Formerly Dr. Venkatesh was the Unit Chief of Cardiology & Assistant Professor at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, where he successfully set up the in-house interventional cardiology program from the ground up.
- Languages Spoken: English, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi
Dr. SOMALARAM VENKATESH
MBBS, MD – DM(Cardiology)
Senior Interventional Cardiologist