Dr.B. Hygriv Rao

Dr.B. Hygriv Rao
Cardiologist, Hyderabad


Dr.B. Hygriv Rao is a well-experienced consultant Cardiologist associated with KIMS Hospitals, Secunderabad.


Senior consultant cardiologist & Electrophysiologist, KIMS Hospital, Secunderabad, Hyderabad March, 2012 -  Present

Senior Consultant Cardiologist, CARE Hospitals February, 2005 -  March, 2012


  • Cardiology

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology

  • Interventional Cardiology


  • Ablation

  • Electrophysiology


  • Arrhythmias

  • Heart Valve Diseases

  • Heart Valve Problems


  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • ICD
  • Pacemaker
  • CRT/CRTD Implantation
  • Radio Frequency Ablation


MBBS, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad

MD, Gandhi Hospital, Secunderabad, Hyderabad

DM, GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi

Fellowship at Electrophysiology

Practice Information

KIMS Hospitals, Secunderabad

KIMS Hospitals, Secunderabad

1 - 8 - 31/1, Minister Road, Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500003


10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • DP Basu Award by CSI 2005
  • B. Hygriv Rao Global burden of Sudden Cardiac Death and insights from India. Indian Heart J. 2014 Jan-Feb;66 Suppl 1:S18-23
  • B. Hygriv Rao Sudden cardiac death. Introduction to the special supplement. Indian Heart J. 2014 Jan-Feb;66 Suppl 1:S1
  • Pushpa Raj, B. Hygriv Rao Bundle branch aberrancy in predicting mechanism of SVT. Indian Heart J 2014 in print
  • Sameera F Qureshi, Altaf Ali, Anathpur Venetashwari, Hygriv Rao, MP Jayakrishnan, Calambur Narasimhan, Jayaprakash Shenthar, Kumaraswamy Thangaraj,, Prathiba Nallari.
  • Atrial natiuretic peptide gene- A potential bio marker for long QT syndrome. EXCLI Journal 2014;13:834-842
  • B. Hygriv Rao Septal pacing of right ventricle: has the last word been said? Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2014 Mar 12;14(2):63-4
  • B. Hygriv Rao, Sivaprasad A, Idiopathic right atrial scar. Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2014 Jan 1;14(1):60-2
  • Jain RK, Chitnis NS, B. Hygriv Rao. ST elevation after intracoronary administration of Papaverine for fractional flow reserve estimation.
  • B. Hygriv Rao .Ventricular premature beat terminating SVT Indian Heart J. 2013 May-Jun; 65(3):353-4.
  • Manakshe G, Chakravarth C, Kiran R, Menon R, B. Hygriv Rao, Kumar AS, Narasimhan C. Renal sympathetic denervation for resistant , hypertension--a novel treatment strategy.J Assoc Physicians India. 2013 Nov;61(11):834-6
  • B. Hygriv Rao. Shielding the achilles heel of atrial fibrillation ablation.Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. 2012 Sep;12(5):190-1
  • B. Hygriv Rao, BKS Sastry, Radhika Korabathina, Krishnam raju.Sudden Cardiac Death after Acute ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction -Insight from a developing country.
  • B.Hygriv Rao Epidemiological data on heart rhythm disorders in India - A formidable but surmountable challenge. Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal 2012;12 (2): 37-38
  • Aman Makhija, Ajit Thachil, B. Hygriv Rao, K. Sharada, Calambur Narasimhan. Three dimensional epicardial mapping and ablation of recurrent non-ischaemic ventricular tachycardia. Indian Heart Journal 2012; 64 (3):324-328
  • Gajendra Manakshe and B. Hygriv Rao. Dronedarone—current status in management of atrial fibrillation. Indian Heart Journal 2012;64 (2): 182-186
  • Lawrence Jesuraj, B.Hygriv Rao, K.Sharada, C.Narasimhan Idiopathic Right ventricular tract outflow tachycardia induced by high frequency stimulation. Article in print Journal of cardiovascular Electrophysiology 2012
  • Indian Heart Rhythm society, Indian Society of Electrocardiology, Cardiological Society of India, American College of Cardiology