Dr. Thiruthani Kumaran M M | Best Cardiac Surgeons in Bangalore - NH

Dr. Thiruthani Kumaran M M

MBBS, DNB (Gen Surgery), DNB (Cardiothoracic surgery), MNAMS, FICS Consultant

  • SpecialityCardiac Surgery - Adult, Heart Transplant

  • HospitalBangalore - Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bommasandra

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Brief Profile

Dr. Thiruthani Kumaran M M is a highly experienced adult Cardiac Surgeon and Heart Transplant Surgeon at Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore. He expertise in performing a wide spectrum of cardiac surgeries including heart transplants, CABG, valve repair and replacement, Mechanical circulatory support devices (LVAD, ECMO) etc. He is an MBBS and has completed his DNB in General Surgery & DNB in Cardiothoracic surgery. He has a Fellowship in Advanced adult Cardiac surgery at Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada and is a Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS).

Qualification

  • MBBS
  • DNB (Gen Surgery)
  • DNB (Cardiothoracic surgery)
  • MNAMS
  • FICS
  • Fellowship in Advanced adult Cardiac surgery at Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada

Post held in past

  • Consultant and In-charge of Adult Cardiac Surgery at Sri Sathya Sai institute of higher medical sciences, Whitefield, Bangalore
  • Programme director for National board trainees (DNB) in CTVS (2011-2013)
  • Infection control representative from CTVS (2011 - 2012)
  • Member in upgrading and data management team in patient records (2012-2013)
  • Programme coordinator for Perfusion trainees (BSc in perfusion technology) (2011 - 2013)

Fields of Experience

  • Off pump (beating heart) Coronary artery bypass grafting (Total arterial revascularization),
  • Septal Myectomy
  • Mitral Valve repairs & replacement
  • Aortic Valve replacement
  • Complex CABG with Valve repairs and replacement
  • Surgeries for Heart failure
  • Heart Transplant
  • Left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) and Mechanical Circulatory support devices.

Awards & Recognition

  • Best outgoing post graduate resident – St. Martha’s Hospital, Bangalore
  • Cardiac surgery fellow of the year – Toronto General hospital, Toronto, Canada.

Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • International society of Heart and Lung Transplant (ISHLT) – Life member
  • Indian Association of Cardiothoracic surgery (IACTS) – Life member
  • Indian Society of Heart and Lung Transplant (INSHLT) – Life member
  • Society for Heart failure and transplant (SFHFT) – Life member
  • Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Acute allergic Coronary artery spasm – Kounis syndrome. Indian Heart Journal (under review)
  • Predicted Heart mass – does it really matter in Heart transplantation. Journal heart lung transplant (under process)
  • Coronary artery bypass grafting in acute coronary syndrome – optimal time for surgical intervention. Annals of American association of thoracic surgeon (under process)
  • Post-operative Vasoactive Inotropic score as a predictor of Morbidity and Mortality in patients with severe LV dysfunction undergoing Cardiac surgery. Annals of American association of thoracic surgeon (under process)

Academic Participations:

Guest lectures at Karnataka state association cardio thoracic surgeons (KACTS), Bangalore, India:

  • Role of Off pump CABG in critical LMCAD - Dec 2007
  • Our experience ALCAPA - Dec 2007
  • Off pump surgery in Hemi truncus - Dec 2008
  • Surgical management in sub Aortic aneurysm - Dec 2010
  • Surgical strategy in LV aneurysm - Dec 2011
  • Our experience in post MI VSD - Dec 2012

Oral Paper presentations at National/International conferences:

  • “Evolution of Heart transplant - Three decades of experience from heart transplantation Centre in Toronto”, IACTS CON 2019, Chennai, India 2019
  • “Off pump CABG in Critical LMCAD with TVD” in International conference of surgeons Indian section”, Bangalore, India 2014
  • " Comparison of Off pump CABG Vs On pump CABG in critical LMCAD " in National conference (IACTS), Chennai, India 2011
  • " Sub Aortic aneurysm - Rare case " at MEDSURGE, Hyderabad, India in November 2010
  • " Congenital heart diseases " at Continued nursing education, Krupanidhi college of Nursing, Bangalore, India. May 2010
  • Attended International society of heart and lung transplant meet - ISHLT meet 2016, Washington DC. 26th- 30th April 2016
  • Attended National conference - Society for heart failure and Transplantation, Kochi, India. 3rd & 4th September 2016
  • Attended International Coronary congress, New Delhi, India.11th - 13th November 2016
  • Observership in Heart Transplantation at Baylor University Medical Centre, Dallas, Texus, USA.
  • Attended Indian society of Heart Lung Transplant conference, Delhi, India – October 2019.

Key Procedures Performed

  • Coronary artery bypass grafting using multiple arterial grafts – Off pump (Beating Heart) - Total Arterial revascularization
  • Septal Myectomy
  • Valve repairs and replacement
  • Heart Transplantation, Mechanical circulatory support devices (LVAD, ECMO)

Rare/ Unique Skills

  • CABG in severe LV dysfunction
  • Valve repairs and replacement in severe LV dysfunction
  • Heart Transplantation, Mechanical circulatory support devices (LVAD, ECMO)

Languages Spoken

Tamil, Kannada, Hindi, English