Dr. Adarsh Koppula

Chairman & Head Dept. of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery

MS (Gen. Surg), M.Ch (CTVS- AIIMS), FIACS

Trained at the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AllMS), New Delhi and worked with renowned hospitals. He is a highly skilled and widely experienced cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon with over 35 years’ experience. He has performed more than 10,000 heart surgeries to date and held independent charge of a unit for 22 years. He developed several new surgical techniques and modification of established techniques and published articles in national & International journals.

Dr. Kopulla has worked in various hospitals like Batra Hospital, Delhi, National Heart Institute, Delhi, Railway Hospital, Chennai, Metro Hospitals & Heart Institutes, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Max Hospital Saket and ORG Hospital, Faridabad

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Complex bypass, Beating heart bypass surgeries, blood less bypass, combined bypass with carotid endarterectomy, valve replacements, congenital heart defect repair
  • Complex valvular repairs and replacements, Triple valve procedures. Aortic root widening. Giant left atrial reduction plasty operation
  • Established a simplified and versatile technique for management of cold agglutinin
  • Performed the world’s first extensive aortic root widening with Double Valve Replacement for theumatic valvular disease. This was published in International Journals
  • Zero-Transfusion bypass operation in even high-risk bypass operation where patient becomes his own blood donor
  • Certified assessor for QCI/NABH healthcare accreditation
  • Chairman of Quality Steering Committee, Infection control committee
  • Champion for introduction and implementation of WHO surgical safety checklist and antibiotic stewardship
  • Listed in Marquis “Who’s Who in the World”

 

Membership

  • Life member IMA
  • Life member CSI
  • Fellow member IACTS

 

Publication & Papers

  • More than 50 papers in national & International conference & journals