Dr. K K Talwar | Emeritus Professor Cardiology | Ivy Hospital

Dr. K K Talwar

Dr. K K Talwar

Emeritus Professor Cardiology
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  • Saturday09:30-10:00

Biography:


The most renowned cardiologist Dr Kewal Kishan Talwar has joined Ivy Hospital Mohali. He has rich experience 40 years. He has Former Director of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Former Professor & Head, Department of Cardiology, AIIMS, New Delhi. He has awarded Padma Bhushan in 2006.

 

 

Work Experience:


Work Experience:

• Clinical experience of more than 40 years

• Presently Chairman of PSRI Heart Institute

• Director, Professor & Head of Department of Cardiology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh

• Former Professor & Head, Department of Cardiology, AIIMS, New Delhi



Education & Training:


Education & Training:

• MBBS, Punjabi University, Patiala
• MD (Medicine), Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
• DM (Cardiology), Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh
• DSc (Hon CAUSA), NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, AP
• Fellow, National Academy of Medical Sciences (FAMS)
• Fellow, Indian National Science Academy (FNA)
• Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC)



Awards Information:


Awards Information:

• Awarded Padma Bhushan in 2006
• First to implant and introduce implantable Cardioverter & Defibrillator (ICD) Therapy in India and South Asian region in 1995
• Featured in LIMCA Book of World Records in 1997 for introducing ICD therapy in India & South Asian region
• First to introduce CRT therapy in India in 2000
• Recipient of various ICMR and other National Societies Award for contribution in the field of Cardiology