Dr. Amal.A. Louis | Heart Specialist in Chennai
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Dr. Amal A. Louis

Qualification

MBBS, MRCP(UK) FRCP(UK) CCST.Cardio(UK)

Speciality

Cardiology

Location

Chennai

About the Doctor

Consultation Timing & Days: 10 am – 5 pm 
Designation: Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty and Stenting 
  • Complex coronary interventions including Left Main stenting, bifurcation stenting and chronic total occlusions.  
  • OCT 
  • Angioplasty for patients not suitable for bypass surgery  or not keen on bypass surgery.
  • Pacemaker implantation including biventricular pacemaker and implantable defibrillator (ICD) implantation for severe heart failure.
  • Com plex echocardiography including Transoesophageal echocardiography, Stress ECHO and Contrast ECHO
  • Multislice CT Angiography 
  • Cardiac MRI.
Specialty Experience:
  • First to perform OCT guided Angioplasty in TamilNadu.
  • Done a lot of research in heart failure and telemonitoring for heart failure.
  • First in Europe to use Telemonitoring in heart failure patients.
  • Pioneered Enhanced External Counterpulsation therapy (EECP) in UK, first in UK for patients with chest pain, few years before EECP was introduced in India.
  • Has been priniciple investigator and co-investigator for various multicentre international randomized control trials. 
  • Has presented and been a faculty at various European and American cardiac society meetings.
  • Has several publications on various peer reviewed international journals
Professional Body Membership:
  • Member of Royal College of Physicians – UK
  • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians  - Edinburgh , UK
  • Member of British Cardiac Society
  • Member of British Society of Interventional Cardiology
  • Member of European Society of Cardiology
Languages Known: Tamil, English

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