Dr. Rakesh Kumar Saklani

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (CTVS)
Senior Consultant

Brief introduction

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Saklani has 8 years of experience in cardiac surgery. He has a special interest in coronary artery bypass grafting, valvular repair /replacement, aortic, minimal invasive surgeries and congenital  heart diseases.

Work Experience: 

Senior Consultant, CTVS –Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon.

Consultant, CTVS – Medanta the Medicity Hospital, Gurgaon (2016 – July 2019)

Associate Consultant, CTVS -Medanta the Medicity Hospital, Gurgaon (Aug 2013 - 2016)

Attending Consultant, CTVS - Fortis Escort Hospital Amritsar (Jan 2012 – July 2013)

Senior Resident,  General Surgery, Govt Medical College, Chandigarh (Dec2006-Jun2008)

Speciality Interests: 

Adult cardiac, congenital heart diseases

Research Experience : 
  • Evaluation of preoperative administration of tamsulosin in the prevention of postoperative urinary retention.
  • Comparative evaluation of early hemodynamic changes after mitral valve replacement in patients with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension on FiO2 of 0.4 and 0.9 postoperatively.
  • Triple reinforcement of bronchial stump.Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2011;59:169-71
MBBS ,MS (General Surgery), MCH (CTVS )
Main Speciality: 
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (CTVS)

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