Dr.K. Nageswara Rao Pediatric Cardiologist in Hyderabad

Dr.K. Nageswara Rao

Pediatric Cardiologist, Hyderabad


  • 1 Hospital


Dr. K. Nageswara Rao is a senior consultant in the department of Pediatric Cardiology at Rainbow Children's Heart Institute Hyderabad.

He also worked as a cardiac surgeon in Care Hospital, Janapareddy Hospital, Suraksha Childrens Hospital and Safe Children Hospital, Hyderabad.

Dr. Nageswara Rao koneti finished his medical schooling from Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS) and MD in Pediatrics from Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool and went on to pursue his DM in Cardiology from Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum. He has done his Fellowship in Pediatric cardiology from Children’s hospital at Westmead, Sydney.

He is one of the most experienced Cardiologists in India with more than 30 years of experience.

He is a member of Cardiological society of India, Indian Academy Of Echocardiography and also a member of Pediatric Cardiology Society of India.

He got various awards in the field of cardiology. In 1993 at the IAP conference, he got YR reddy gold medal award for best paper presentation. In 2004 at IAP, Kolkata he got “S T Achar Endowment Award” for best paper. At American college of cardiology, he got the highest Innovation ranking award.


Pediatric Cardiologist, Care Hospitals, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad


  • Pediatric Cardiology

  • Cardiology

  • Pediatrics


  • He is experienced in complex interventions like neonatal valvotomy, stenting of the duct, closure of the abnormal vessel (coronary AV fistula, Collaterals etc.) and hybrid procedures like perventricular device closure


  • MBBS from Srivenkateswara Medical College, Tirupati
  • MD (Pediatrics) from Kurnool medical college, Andhra Pradesh
  • DM (Cardiology) from Sri Chitra Tirunal Institute, Trivandrum, Kerala
  • Fellowship in Pediatric cardiology - Children’s hospital at West mead, Sydney

Practice Information

Rainbow Children's Heart Institute, Hyderabad

Rainbow Children's Heart Institute, Hyderabad

Plot No 22, Rd Number 10, Avenue 4, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500034

Achievements & Contributions

  • He presented many scientific papers in international and national conferences
  • He has conducted many workshops and delivered many guest lectures
  • Dr YR Reddy Gold Medal for best paper presentation at IAP conference (1993)
  • “S T Achar Endowment Award” for best paper at IAP, Kolkata (2004)
  • American College of Cardiology: Highest Innovation ranking award
  • Retrograde transcatheter closure of Perimembranous Ventricular septal defects in children using ADO II: JACC
  • Retrograde transcatheter closure of ventricular septal defects in children using the Amplatzer Duct Occluder II, Cath Card Inv
  • Transcatheter transvenous antegrade closure of muscular ventricular septal defects in infants and young children
  • Symptomatic congenital ductus arteriosus aneurysm in neonates
  • Re-screwing of Embolized Duct Occluder by Modified sheath in sheath technique
  • Epicardial deployment of right ventricular disk during hybrid perventricular device closure
  • Transcatheter Closure of Multiple Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defects with Septal Aneurysm Using Two Overlapping Amplatzer Duct Occluders II Cardiac hydatid cyst
  • Catheter interventions for "double steal" from isolation of the subclavian artery associated with patent arterial duct
  • Incessant ventricular tachycardia due to multiple cardiac rhabdomyomas in an infant with Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Emergency renal artery stenting in acute anuric renal failure in children with Takayasu's arteritis
  • Unexpected difficulty during transcatheter device closure of atrial septal defect associated with right aortic arch
  • Hybrid muscular ventricular septal defect closure: Surgeon or physician
  • Endovascular stenting of the obstructed vertical vein in a neonate with supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous return
  • Mutational analysis of JAG1 gene in non-syndromic tetralogy of Fallot children
  • Application of the comet assay for assessment of oxidative DNA damage in circulating lymphocytes of Tetralogy of Fallot patients
  • Correction of anomalous drainage of right superior vena cava to left atrium
  • Surgical strategies for the management of multiple ventricular septal, defects
  • Outcomes of surgical closure of large, ventricular septal defects with severe PAH in older children
  • Medium term follow-up after balloon dilatation of congenital aortic stenosis (AVBD) in children
  • Cardiology Society of India
  • Indian Echocardiographs Society
  • Pediatric Cardiology Society of India