Dr. Parvathi Unninayar Iyer Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Delhi

Dr. Parvathi Unninayar Iyer

Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Delhi


  • 1 Hospital


  • Associate Director Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute at New Delhi
  • Has been exclusively practising pediatric cardiac intensive care since early 1994. 
  • Also holds the unique position of being a pioneer in her field, being one of the first in India to seriously practise and set up Pediatric cardiac intensive care as a speciality. 


  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery


  • Special interest in topical problems relevant to India. Her interests include   “Management of malnourished infants and children undergoing cardiac surgery.
  • “Peri-operative care of late presentation of congenital disease and management of severe pulmonary hypertension”. 
  • She is also interested in nutritional support of the critically ill neonate and older child, devising various forms of indigenous domiciliary hyper alimentation programmes for nutritional rehabilitation of cardiac cachexia - a widely prevalent problem in India.


  • MBBS and MD from AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Has done her six year training and junior and senior residency program from Chandigarh and New Delhi
  • Melbourne for Training in Neonatology and Intensive care where she also worked as a Locum consultant

Practice Information

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Delhi

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Delhi

Near New Friends Colony, Opp To Holy Family Hospital, Okhla Road, Delhi, Delhi - 110025


10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

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