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Shiv Nair

Shiv Kumar Nair, Senior Consultant and Head, Dept. Cardiothoracic Surgery

Rajagiri Hospital
7B, Ivory Heights, 14th Cross Road
Panampilly Nagar
Cochin, KL  682036
+91-484-6655000 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Head of the Department, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Experience of over 11,000 cases spanning 25 years

Other Interests

Adult Cardiac Surgery, LV Restoration, OPCAB, Minimally invasive cardiac surgery, Valve surgery, Transplantation


Participated in multicentric, international clinical trials (STICH, CORONARY, FREEDOM)

Additional Educational Information

MS- General Surgery (PGI, Chandigarh, India)-1985, MCh- Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India)-1988

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Thoracic
  • Vascular
  • Cardiac
  • Professional Affairs
  • Critical Care
  • Thoracic
  • Endovascular
  • Vascular
  • Endocarditis
  • Mediastinum
  • Heart failure
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Pericardium
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Transplant
  • Lung
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Basic science
  • Coronary disease
  • Great vessels
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Ethics
  • Diaphragm