Chairman and Senior Consultant in Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon and Cardiology, Senior Consultant- Medanta Mediclinic, Defence Colony
Dr. Praveen Chandra is a leading Cardiologist and current Chairman of Interventional Cardiology, Heart Institute at Medanta - The Medicity in Gurgaon. He is proficient in several new cardiological devices and technologies. He has been awarded for his achievements in the field of Coronary Angioplasty in India since 1998. He has served as the Director of Cardiac Cath Lab and Acute MI Services at Max Healthcare, as a Consultant Cardiologist at the Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre in New Delhi. He is an eminent fellow of Endovascular Intervention Society of India and the Asia-Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Praveen Chandra has been a notable faculty member at various international meetings. He initiated, organised and directed the AMI course held in New Delhi in 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2010. He has published more than 100 articles, reviews and abstracts in various national and international journals. He has MD (Medicine) and DM (Cardiology) from KGMC, Lucknow. He has attained several fellowships from the American College of Cardiology, the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, the Asian Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology, and the Endovascular Intervention Society. Dr. Praveen Chandra is a well-known member of the Cardiology Society of India. Dr. Praveen Chandra has been recently awarded PADMA SHRI in March 2016 for his work in the field of Cardiology.