Dr. Amal Louis

( MBBS, FRCP, CCT (UK), Fellowship In Interventional Cardiology )

Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiologist

19 Year(s) experience

About

Dr. Amal Louis completed MBBS at Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1996 and left to the UK in 1996 for higher training, spent 15 years in the UK and has over 12 years experience in Cardiology in the UK and now 4 years in India. He obtained Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) in Cardiology.Dr. Amal Louis did his training in interventional cardiology at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, UK. His special interests include coronary artery disease and heart failure. He specializes in angiography- complex coronary intervention including left main stenting, bifurcation stenting, and chronic total occlusions,- OCT- angioplasty for patients not suitable for bypass surgery.- pacemaker implantation including biventricular pacemaker and implantable defibrillator (ICD) implantation for severe heart failure.- complex echocardiography including TEE, stress ECHO, and contrast ECHO- multislice CT angiography and cardiac MR1. Achievements-: First to perform OCT-guided angioplasty in TamilNadu. Done a lot of research in heart failure and telemonitoring for heart failure. First in Europe to use telemonitoring in heart failure patients. Pioneered enhanced external counterpulsation therapy (EECP) in the UK, first in the UK for patients with chest pain.

Practice Locations

Chennai Heart Clinic

F-69, 4th Street
Landmark :Behind Balaji Bhavan Anna Nagar East
Anna Nagar, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.500

Kauvery Hospitals

199, Luz Church Road
Landmark :Opposite FBB
Mylapore, Chennai.

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Fees Rs.500

All Services
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty / Bypass Surgery
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Bypass Surgery
  • CT Angiogram
  • IntraVascular Ultrasound
  • OCT guided angioplasty
  • ECG
  • 2D Echocardiography
  • Treadmill Test
Experience

19 Year(s)