Dr. Vivek V. Pillai Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Thiruvananthapuram

Dr. Vivek V. Pillai

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Thiruvananthapuram


  • 1 Hospital


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Cardiovascular Surgery


  • Adult Cardiac Surgery - Coronary Artery Surgery


  • MCh from Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology,Trivandrum, 2007
  • MS from Medical College ,Trivandrum, 2004
  • MBBS from Medical College, Trivandrum, 1998

Practice Information

Achievements & Contributions

  • Gadhinglajkar, Shrinivas; Namboodiri, Narayanan; Pillai, Vivek; Sreedhar, Rupa, Double-envelope continuous-wave Doppler flow profile across a tilting-disc mitral prosthesis: intraoperative significance., J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 2011, 25; 491-4, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/205805752
  • Kottayil, Brijesh P; Dharan, Baiju S; Pillai, Vivek V; Panicker, Varghese T; Gopalakrishnan, Shyamkrishnan K; Jayakumar, Karunakaran, Surgical repair of double-chambered right ventricle in adulthood., Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann, 2011, 19; 57-60, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/213573203
  • Pillai, Vivek; Menon, Sabarinath; Kottayil, Brijesh; Karunakaran, Jayakumar, Tricuspid endocarditis with indirect Gerbode: septal translocation of posterior leaflet., Heart Lung Circ, 2011, 20; 362-4, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/215142184
  • Kottayil, Brijesh P; Jayakumar, Karunakaran; Dharan, Baiju S; Pillai, Vivek V; Ajitkumar, Valaparambil; Menon, Sabarinath; Sanjay, Ganapathi, Anomalous origin of left coronary artery from pulmonary artery in older children and adults: direct aortic implantation., Ann Thorac Surg, 2011, 91; 549-53, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/212563115
  • Iyer, A.P.; Malempatti, A.R.; Pillai, V.V.; Theodore, S.; Somanrema, K., Bi-directional Glenn shunt in presence of anomalous pulmonary venous connection; Modified Bi-directional Glenn shunt, Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2006, 22; 238-240

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