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Cardiologist

Kanarath Payattiyath Balachandran, Indian cardiologist. Achievements include research in relevance of coronary pressure and collateral estimation in acute myocardial infarction; research in feasibility of coronary angioplasty in hospitals without on-site cardiac surgery. Recipient Edmund Chalke Lerede award, Madras Medical College, 1995, Young Investigators award, European Society of Cardiology, 2002.

Background

Balachandran, Kanarath Payattiyath was born on July 24, 1969 in Mannamangalam, India. Son of Ambat and Shanti Balakrishnan.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, Madras Medical College, 1993. Doctor of Medicine, Madras Medical College, 1996.

Career

Senior house officer Government General Hospital and Madras Medical College, Chennai, India, 1993—1996. Registrar Malar heart Foundation, India, 1997—1998, Hairmyres Hospital, East Kilbride, United Kingdom, 1998—1999, Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, 1999—2000. Research fellow Hairmyres Hospital, East Kilbride, United Kingdom, 2000—2002.

Specialist registrar Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, since 2002. Speaker in cardiology Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, South Gloucestershire, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in relevance of coronary pressure and collateral estimation in acute myocardial infarction. Research in feasibility of coronary angioplasty in hospitals without on-site cardiac surgery.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Scottish Society of Experimental Medicine, British Society of Interventional Cardiology, British Society of Echocardiography, British Cardiac Society, Royal College of Physicians (United Kingdom).

Connections

Married Vandana Menon, May 5, 2001. 1 child Ariyan.

father:
Ambat Balakrishnan

mother:
Shanti Balakrishnan

spouse:
Vandana Menon

child:
Ariyan Balachandran