GKNM Hospital > Cardiology > Dr. Rajpal K. Abhaichand
Consultant Interventional - Cardiologist
Director for Cardiovascular Research & Innovation

Dr. Rajpal K. Abhaichand


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Doctor Schedule
New OP Days
Thursday8am - 4pm
Review OP Days
Monday9am - 1pm
Wednesday1pm - 4pm
Clinical Experience

31 Years

  • Tamil, English, Hindi, Telugu & Malayalam

Clinical Expertise

  • Complex coronary interventional procedures
  • Balloon valvotomies
  • Device Closures
  • Rotablation
  • TAVI

Special Work Done

  • Pioneered Transradial coronary angiography and Angioplasty in India. Currently we have the largest series of Transradial coronary artery angiography and Transradial artery angioplasty in India
  • Is a proctor for complex coronary PCI and rotablation in various cities of southern India, including Chennai, Trivandrum, Kochi and Madurai.
  • Performed India’s first Transradial Rotastenting
  • Was part of the team that performed the world’s first percutaneous management of Lutembacher’s syndlrome
  • Euro PCR 2015 at France and also undergone TAVI training at France
  • Performed TAVI on 13th May 2016

Awards & Achievements

  • Distinguished Service to Community Award, Indian Medical Association, Coimbatore branch, India.
  • Distinguished Service Award, G.Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital, Coimbatore, India.
  • Rotary Vocational Excellence Award, Rotary Club of Coimbatore West, India.


  • Indian Medical Association – Life time Membership 1997 – Present
  • Indian College of Interventional Cardiology- 1999 – Present
  • Cardiology Society of India - 2007 - Present