About Dr. Kewal Krishan

EXCELLENCE DEFINED

Dr. Kewal Krishan, Director, Heart Transplant & Left Ventricular Assist Devices, Senior Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket. He has done four years of advanced clinical fellowship at world’s top hospitals including Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA and Mount Sinai Medical center New York, USA where he gained expertise in advanced therapies. Dr. Kewal is one of a handful surgeons in India who are formally trained in all aspects of heart transplantation. He was trained intensively in the entire spectrum of ventricular assist devices including bridge to transplant, short term and long term devices and destination therapy.

ABOUT DR. KEWAL KRISHAN

Dr. Kewal Krishan has done four years of advanced clinical fellowships at world’s top hospitals including Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, USA and Mount Sinai Medical center New York, USA where he acquired expertise in advanced therapies in end stage heart failure. He was trained by internationally renowned surgeons for Heart Transplant and Ventricular Assist Devices. He is one of a handful of Indian surgeonswho is formally trained in all aspects of transplantation. He was trained intensively in the entire spectrum of ventricular assist devices including bridge to transplant, short term and long term devices and destination therapy. His other area of specialized training is Extra Coporeal Membrane Oxygenation(ECMO).

He became proficient to an advanced level in performing complex cardiac operations including Redo surgeries during fellowships. Dr.Kewal has published widely in the field of cardiac surgery authoring over fifty scientific articles and abstracts published in peer-reviewed journals or presented at international scientific meetingsincluding

  • First Heart Transplant of Max Healthcare
  • Maximum number of LVADs in North India
  • Maximum number of ECMOs in the country

GENERAL INFORMATION & RESOURCES

Presentations

K. Krishan,RSingh,R M Kumar et al. WegenersGranulomatosis Induced ARDS Treated Successfully By Extracorporeal Membrane oxygenation. International Congress on ECMO,2015 Paris, France.

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Meetings Organised: (As an organizing Secretary)

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation CME ( Aug 31,2013)in NewDelhi India.

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation CME ( Jan 12,2014) in Lucknow,India

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08/1999– 09/2002,

University of Rajasthan,

S.M.S. Medical College & Hospital, Jaipur

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07/2008 – 04/2010

Advanced Clinical Fellow

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

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07/2008 – 04/2010

Heart Mate XVE - Feb. 2009 New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY

Heart Mate ll - April 2009 New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY

CryolifeHomograft- Aug. 2009, Atlanta, GA

Ross Procedure - Sep.2009, Atlanta, GA

Dura Heart – Nov. 2009, Pittsburgh, PA

HeartWare – Jan. 2010, University ofPisttburgh ,PA- Department of Transplant and artificial organ program

Certification/Licensure

Medical Council of India 1995

Delhi Medical Council valid thru 2018

Rajasthan Medical Council 1995

Minnesotta State Permit USA 2006-2008

New York State Physician Permit USA 2008-2010

ECFMG certification -2005

MNAMS -2004

Adult Cardiac Surgery


Off- Pump Bypass

If you have coronary artery disease (CAD), in which one or more of the main blood vessels feeding your heart is...

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Redo Surgeries

Redo cardiac surgeries are challenging cases with a myriad of influential factors, ranging from the patient's pathology...

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Aortic Valve replacement

Aortic valve replacement is a type of open-heart surgery and is used to treat problems with the heart's aortic valve...

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Mitral Valve Replacement

Mitral valve repair is an open heart procedure performed by cardiothoracic surgeons to treat stenosis...

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Aortic Dissection

Aortic dissection is a serious condition in which the inner layer of the aorta, the large blood vessel branching off the...

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Ventricular Aneurysms

It is also one of the many complications that occurs after severe heart attack "Myocardial Infractions". It usually arise...

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