Dr. P. Chandrasekar – Chairman Cardiothoracic Surgery & Director Cardiac Transplant Services

Day

Wednesday and Friday

Timing

8 AM to 4 Pm
  • MS (MASTER OF SURGERY), GENERAL SURGERY - DR MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY   
  • DNB (DIPLOMATE OF NATIONAL BOARD) - GENERAL SURGERY
  • DNB (DIPLOMATE OF NATIONAL BOARD) - CARDIOTHORACIC AND VASCULAR SURGERY    
  • MBA (HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION)    
  • DR VASUDEVAN GOLD MEDAL IN SURGERY: 1986  
  • DR. SENGALIAPPAN GOLD MEDAL IN SURGERY: 1986
  • DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD BY GKNM HOSPITAL, 2014
  • DISTINGUISHED SERVICE TO SOCIETY AWARD BY IMA, 2014
  • VOCATIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD BY ROTARY SPECTRUM , 2016
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Cardiovascular Surgeons
  • Member Society of Thoracic Surgeons, USA
  • Member of European Association of cardiothoracic surgeons
  • Member of Asian association of cardiovascular surgeons
  • Member of Heart valve society
  • Executive member- IACTS and SFHFT
  • Mayo Alumni society
  • IRB member of two institutions in city
  • Co investigator- STICH trial
  • PI- CORONARY trial
  • PI- SIRS trial
  • PI- BACE trial
  • PI- PROMOTE trial ( National )
  • Reviewer of Asian Annals and Indian Journal of cardiovascular Surgery.
  • Publications – enclosed as separate file.
  • Padmanabhan Chandrasekar, Sameer Raghevendra Rao., Manjeri Lakshman Raman, Peruvamba Raman Vaidyanathan, Srinivasan Muralidharan : Mucormycosis of the Heart Presenting as Paraparesis  : Indian Heart Journal 1998:50:75-76
  • B. Soundaravalli, Jacob Thomas,  Rajani Sundar,  P. Chandrasekar, E. Krishnan.,  S. Muralidharan : Anaesthetic Management of Acquired Non Malignant Tracheo-Oesophageal Fistula.  Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia Volume 1, Number 1, January 1998, Pages 56-59:
  •  Srinivasan Muralidharan,  Ramanathan Sundar, Padmanabha Chandrasekar,Balakrishnan Soundaravalli, Sundar Rajani,  Elayappa Krishnan: Surgical Management of Ruptured Iliac Artery Aneurysm  by Inlay Grafting. Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals, Vol 6, No. 2, 1998, Page 146   .
  • Muthialu Nagarajan, Padmanabhan Chandrasekar, Elayappan Krishnan, Srinivasan Muralidharan,: Repair of Iliac Artery Aneurysm by Endoluminal Grafting: The Systematic Approach of One Institution.Texas Heart Institute Journal, Volume 27, Number 3, 2000, Pages 250-252:
  • M Nagarajan,   Dr S. Muralidharan, Dr P. Chandrasekar, The TTK Chitra Heart Valve - A Single Centre Experience with Midterm Results.Indian Journal of  Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Vol. 16,No. 2, December 2000, Page 85-89:
  • S. Raju Iyer, P. Chandrasekar, E.Krishnan, S.Muralidharan: Positional Anomalies of the Heart - Is it a Surgical Problem ?.Cardiology Today-Vol.V No.2 March - April 2001,  Page 117-118.   
  • M. Palaniappan, Rajani Sundar,  B. Soundaravalli, Anil C Mathew, E. Krishnan, P. Chandrasekar, S. Muralidharan: .: Radial Artery Flows comparative study :Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals,  Vol. 8, No. 3, 2000, Page Nos. 224 to 226. 
  • R Iyer,  M Nagarajan, P Chandrasekhar, R Sundar, S. Muralidharan: Surgical Correction of Coarctation of  the aorta - A retrospective study. Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Vol. 17, Number 2, Apr-Jun 2001, Page Nos. 86-89. 
  • Datta A, Muralidharan S. Rao K.M. Chandrasekar P, : Cardiac Myxomas – 18 years experience. Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Vol 21, Number 1, Jan-March 2005, Page Nos. 21:111. 
  • M. Nagarajan, S.K. Varma, S. Ramanathan, P. Chandrasekar, K.M. Rao, S. Muralidharan. Our experience with aortic root replacement using hand sewn composite valve graft.     : Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2005 Vol. 21, Page Nos. 153-156: 
  • Nagarajan Muthialu DNB, Shashi K Varma, Sundar Ramanathan MCh, Chandrasekar Padmanabhan DNB,  K. Madhusudana Rao  MCh, Effect of Chordal Preservation on Left Ventricular Function:  Asian Cardiovascular & thoracic Annals, Volume 12, Number 3, year 2005, Page Nos. 233-237. 
  • Srinivasan Muralidharan, M.Ch, Padmanabhan Chandrasekar  DNB, Dislocated aortic prosthetic valve:  Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery,  Volume 23, Number 3, July-Sep 2007, Page No. 227. 
  • Vijayakumar Raju MS, Mch, Muralidharan Srinivasan MCh, FACS, Chandrasekhar Padmanabhan DNB, FACS, Sarveswaran Soundararajan MD, Periyasamy J. Kuppanna, DM,: Left Main Coronary Artery EmbolusTexas Heart Institute, Volume 37, Number 3*June 2010 . 
  • Venkatadevanathan Muthubaskaran, Sundar Anitha, Padmanaban Chandrasekar, Srinivasan Muralidharan, Cardiac Myxomas – 22 years single centre experience :Indian Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Volume 26, Number 4, Oct-Dec 2010, Page no. 239 – 242. 
  • Nagarajan Muthialu, Vijayakumar Raju, Venkatadevanathan Muthubaskaran, Padmanaban Chandrasekar, Srinivasan Muralidharan, Periyasamy J. K.,Idiopathic Pulmonary Artery Aneurysm With Pulmonary Regurgitation, The Annals of thoracic surgery 2010, Volume 90, December 2010, 2049-2051: 
  • Vijayakumar Raju, Muralidharan Srinivasan, Chandrasekar Padmanabhan, Venkatadevanathan Muthubaskaran, Madhava Rao Bathala, Raman Manjeri Lakshmanan, Tendon Xanthomatosis and Premature Coronary Artery Disease in a Young Female with Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Current Medical Trends 2010;14:2530-33.
  • Srinivasan Muralidharan, Venkatadevanathan Muthubaskaran, Padmanabhan Chandrasekar, Ten years outcome of Chitra Heart Valves, Indian Journal of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery 2011, Vol. 27, Number 1, Page No. 24 – 27:
  • R. Vijayakumar, Dr.S. Muralidharan, Dr. P. Chandrasekar, Dr. M. Venkatadevanathan, Dr. Rajpal K. Abhaichand : Double giant lambl's excrescence of aortic valve causing posterior circulation stroke.
  • IJTVS – 2011, 27: 36 – 38:
  • Raman J, Jagannathan R, Chandrashekar P, Sugeng L. Can we repair the mitral valve from outside the heart? A novel extra-cardiac approach to functional mitral regurgitation. Heart Lung Circ. 2011 Mar;20(3):157-62. Epub 2011 Jan 26
  • Vijayakumar Raju, Senthil Kumaran Sadhasivam, Chandrasekar Padmanabhan, Muralidharan Srinivasan, Pulmonary Arteriovenous malformation with spontaneous haemothorax: Indian Journal of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, (October-December 2011) Vol. 27, Number 4, Page No. 176 – 178
  • Vijayakumar Raju, Venkatadevanathan Muthubaskaran, Muralidharan Srinivasan,   Chandrasekar Padmanabhan, Extra anatomical bypass for complex coarctation of aorta in an adult – a case report -  :Indian Journal of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery, (October-December 2011) Vol. 27, Number 4, Page No. 185 – 187.
  • Prakash Manoharlal Ludhani, Radha Anathakrishnan, Padmanabhan Chandrasekar and Srinivasan Muralidharan,   Unusual case of chondroblastic osteosarcoma of the rib in an adult,:Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals0(0)1-3
  • Lamy, A., Devereaux, P.J., Prabhakaran, D., Taggart, D.P., Hu, S., Paolasso, E., Straka, Z., Piegas, L.S., Akar, A.R., Jain, A.R., Noiseux, N., Padmanabhan, C., Bahamondes, J.-C., Novick, R.J., Vaijyanath, P., Reddy, S., Tao, L., Olavegogeascoechea, P.A., Airan, B., Sulling, T.-A., Whitlock, R.P., Ou, Y., Ng, J., Chrolavicius, S., Yusuf, S.: Off-pump or on-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting at 30 days( CORONARY TRIAL).-NEJM 2012.
  • André Lamy, M.D., P.J. Devereaux, M.D., Ph.D., Dorairaj Prabhakaran, M.D., David P. Taggart, Ph.D., Shengshou Hu, M.D., Ernesto Paolasso, M.D., Zbynek Straka, M.D., Leopoldo S. Piegas, M.D., Ahmet Ruchan Akar, M.D., Anil R. Jain, M.D., Nicolas Noiseux, M.D., Chandrasekar Padmanabhan, M.D., Juan-Carlos Bahamondes, M.D., Richard J. Novick, M.D., Prashant Vaijyanath, M.D., Sukesh Kumar Reddy, M.D., Liang Tao, M.D., Pablo A. Olavegogeascoechea, M.D., Balram Airan, M.D., Toomas-Andres Sulling, M.D., Richard P. Whitlock, M.D., Yongning Ou, M.Sc., Janice Pogue, Ph.D., Susan Chrolavicius, B.A., and Salim Yusuf, D.Phil. for the CORONARY Investigators: Effects of Off-Pump and On-Pump Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting at 1 YearN Engl J Med 2013; 368:1179-1188March 28, 2013 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1301228
  • André Lamy, M.D., P.J. Devereaux, M.D., Ph.D., Dorairaj Prabhakaran, M.D.,David P. Taggart, Ph.D., Shengshou Hu, M.D., Zbynek Straka, M.D.,Leopoldo S. Piegas, M.D., Alvaro Avezum, M.D., Ahmet R. Akar, M.D.,Fernando Lanas Zanetti, M.D., Anil R. Jain, M.D., Nicolas Noiseux, M.D.,Chandrasekar Padmanabhan, M.D., JuanCarlos Bahamondes, M.D.,Richard J. Novick, M.D., Liang Tao, M.D., Pablo A. Olavegogeascoechea, M.D.,Balram Airan, M.D., ToomasAndres Sulling, M.D., Richard P. Whitlock, M.D.Yongning Ou, M.Sc., Peggy Gao, M.Sc., Shirley Pettit, R.N.,and Salim Yusuf, D.Phil., for the CORONARY Investigators*: Five-Year Outcomes after Off-Pumpor On-Pump Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting :NEJM  oct 23, 2016 .