|MD, DM, FCSI, FESC, FSCAI (USA)|
|Director & Head Transradial Interventional Programme
He is a senior interventional cardiologist and has vast experience in invasive cardiology. He has performed more than fifteen thousand cardiovascular interventions and is an expert at performing coronary interventions by trans-radial approach which is a more safe and patient friendly approach. He has been a pioneer in establishing the trans-radial route of coronary interventions in central India and at some of the major cardiac institutes of Delhi and NCR.
He has worked as a cardiologist in Railway Hospital, Perambur,Chennai and Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi . He was instrumental in establishing the department of cardiology at Apollo Hospital, Bilaspur and Medical College, Raipur and has been awarded Honorary Professorship by Medical College, Raipur. He has been the one to start interventional cardiology in the state of Chhattisgarh and has the credit of performing the first coronary angioplasty in that state.
On academic front, he has seventeen publications in various national and international journals to his credit. He has presented intriguing and challenging cases in USA and Singapore. His case presentation was ranked one of the best at TCT Washington USA in 2008. He has also been involved in various research projects and clinical trials as a principle and co-investigator. He is a fellow of European Society of Cardiology and The Society of Cardiovascular angiography and Interventions USA.
Dr Rathi has started “Hriday Suraksha Abhiyan”, a novel and groundbreaking project in Central Coal Field Ltd., Ranchi that strives to provide immediate and best possible treatment to any and all victims of heart attacks at the well equipped secondary care hospitals of CCL. Through this project, Dr Rathi is pursuing his dream to make a difference where it matters.
|DM (CARDIOLOGY)||1998||LPS INSTITUTE OF CARDIOLOGY KANPUR|
|MD (GENERAL MEDICINE)||1989||PT.J.N.M.MEDICAL COLLEGE
|Fellow of Cardiological Society of India (FCSI)
Fellow of European Society of Cardiology (FESC)
Fellow of Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (FSCAI)
|Sr.Consultant Cardiologist||Max Super Speciality Hospital,Saket ,New Delhi||2008 till|
|Sr.Consultant Cardiologist||Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute, Noida||2006 – 2008|
|Sr.Consultant Cardiologist||Apollo Hospital Bilaspur C.G.||2001 – 2006|
|Sr.Consultant Cardiologist||Metro Hospitals & Heart Institute,Noida||2001|
|Fellow||Polyclinique d’ Essay-les-Nancy, FRANCE||2000|
|Fellow||ESCORTS Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi.||1999 – 2000|
|Fellow||Southern Headquarters Railway Hospital, PERAMBUR, CHENNAI||1998 – 1999|
|Cardiovascular interventions - He has performed more than 15,500 cardiovascular interventions date which include various angiogarphies, coronary angioplasties, pacemaker implantations, ICDs implantation and valvotomies.|
|Complex coronary angioplasties – including Rotablation and angioplasties of chronic total occlusion.|
|Trans-radial interventions – has performed more than 3000 coronary and peripheral interventions through this approach.|
|Management of structural heart disease in adults - performs balloon mitral,aortic and pulmonary valvotomies and closes PDA and ASD with occluding devices.|
|FFR( Fractional Flow Reserve) and Intravascular ultrasound|
|Hon.Professor of Cardiology||Established the department of interventional cardiology||Pt.JNM Medical College and associated Hospital Raipur CG||2009 – till date|
|Sr.INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST||Teaching to DNB (cardiology) DNB (interventional cardiology)||Max Heart & Vascular Institute New Delhi||2009 – till date|
|Sr.INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGIST||Teaching to DNB(cardiology) students||Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute Noida||2006 – 2008|
|Fellow interventional cardiology||Teaching to DNB(cardiology) students||ESCORTS Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi.||1999 – 2000|
|Fellow interventional cardiology||Teaching to DNB(cardiology) students||Southern Headquarters Railway Hospital, PERAMBUR, CHENNAI||1998 – 1999|
|Senior Resident||Teaching to under graduate & Post graduate students||GSVM Medical college and LPS institute of cardiology Kanpur||1996 – 1998|
|RMO incharge undergraduate teaching||Teaching to undergraduate students||Pt.JNM Medical college Raipur||1987 – 1989|
|Trials and Projects:|
|Principle Investigator- ECHO IV study of ballisto-cardiography ( Single centre study)Co Investigator – ENGAGE-AF trial (Multi centric trial)Started project “Hriday Suraksha Abhiyan” in Central Coal Field, Ranchi|