Dr.P.V. Rao

Dr.P.V. Rao
Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Bangalore

MBBS, FRCS (Glasg) FRCS (C/Th)

  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr.P.V. Rao is a Consultant at NH Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore
  • Heart and Lung Transplantation Programme at the Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital
  • Alumnus of Harefields Hospital in London, UK and the University of Massachussets, Worcester, USA
  • strongly believes that terminal heart failure, mainly due to ischaemic cardiomyopathy and left ventricular aneurysms can be corrected by his favourite technique called “DOR’s Procedure” along with Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting operation
  • With over 200 left ventricular volume reduction surgeries to his name, is one of the most experienced in the world in this procedure. Has also conducted a large series of carotid endarterectomies to improve blood supply to the brain, along with bypass grafting operations


Consultant, H Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Cardiovascular Surgery



MBBS, Madras University, Chennai

FRCS, Royal College Of Physician And Surgeons Of Glasgow, London, UK

Practice Information

Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore

Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Bangalore

No.258/a, Bommasandra Industrial Area, Hosur Road, Anekal Taluk, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560099

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30 - 45 min
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