Dr Suvro Banerjee MD, FRCP(London), FRCP(Edin), FICC

Specialty

Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata, India
Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata, India

Certification

MCI

Current Position

Senior Consultant Cardiologist

Medical Education

Medical School - MBBS, University of Calcutta. 1987
 
Residency - MD, General Medicine, SCB Medical College, Cuttack, 1992
 
Fellowship - MRCP (UK) from the Royal College of Physicians, London

Awards & Honors

Awards - Barnsley Health Authority Quality Award, (UK) 1997.
 
Recognition -
Faculty, CSI 2005, Mumbai
Faculty, ISECON 2008, Kolkata
Faculty and speaker, 4th AICT 2008, Bangkok, Thailand
Faculty and guest speaker "Heart Rhythm Summit", 2009, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Faculty and speaker in SingLive 2011, Singapore.
Faculty and joint organizing secretary, VIIIth Annual Conference, Indian College of Cardiology, Kolkata, 2011
Faculty and speaker, 2nd BIT Summit 2012, Kolkata, India
 

Memberships

The Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
Fellow, Indian College of Cardiology (ICC) 
Founding member, The British Society for Heart failure (BSH)
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (FRCP, Edinburgh)
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London (FRCP, London)

Sub-Specialty Interest

Interventional Cardiology

Coronary (femoral & radial routes) angiography

Coronary angioplasty (including primary angioplasty)

Peripheral angiography and angioplasty

Permanent Pacemaker implantation – single & dual chamber

Biventricular pacing

ICD implantation

Balloon mitral valvotomy (BMV)

Insertion of vena cava filter

Electrophysiology Study (EPS)

Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)

Cardiac catheterization

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)

Biography

Dr. Suvro Banerjee is an eminent consultant interventional cardiologist practicing in Kolkata. He has worked at various prestigious hospitals in the United Kingdom, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London as well as Edinburgh. His procedural skills, among others, include coronary and peripheral angioplasty, pacemaker, ICD and CRT implantation.
 
Dr. Banerjee did his MBBS from University of Calcutta, following it up with an MD in General Medicine from SCB Medical College, Cuttack, India, and thereafter an MRCP (UK) from the Royal College of Physicians, London.
 
Dr. Banerjee is currently working as Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata, India.

 
Presentations -
 
1. Fast tracking of myocardial infarction by paramedics reduces the thrombolysis time. 
Presented in the 12th international postgraduate course on myocardial infarction and angina pectoris. Davos, Switzerland, 1997
 
2. Role of qualitative Troponin T estimation in early discharge of patients admitted with chest pain. 
 
 
Publications -
 
“Value of qualitative troponin T estimation in decision making in patients with chest pain” in The British Journal of Cardiology, 1998.
 
“Fast tracking of myocardial infarction by paramedics” in Journal of Royal College of Physicians of London, 1998.
 
“Transient pathological Q waves in suspected acute myocardial infarction: ‘electrical stunning’” in International Journal of Clinical Practice: 2000.
 
“Short term effect of diltiazem on portal hypertension in patients with non-cirrhotic portal fibrosis” in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 1991.
 
‘Making the most of echocardiography: A district hospital perspective’ in The British Society of Echocardiography, Newsletter, July 1999.
 
‘Cardiac Troponin: A new biochemical marker’ in Trends in Cardiology & Vascular Disease,1999.
 
‘Future of trainee overseas doctors in the United Kingdom’: bmj.com 15 Aug 2000.
“A survey of practice of echocardiography in Scottish District Hospitals” in the Scottish Medical Journal, 2001.
 
“Severe hyperkalaemia with normal ECG” in International Journal of Clinical Practice: 2001.
 
“Chronic total occlusion: Femoropopliteal arteries” in Indian Heart Journal 2002.
 
“Radial approach for coronary angiography: Single catheter experience” in Indian Heart Journal, 2002.
 
“Intracoronary glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in acute coronary syndrome” in Indian Heart Journal, 2005.
 
“Inadvertent transvenous left ventricular pacing through an unsuspected atrial septal defect” in Journal of the Indian Medical Association, 2006.
 
“Simplicity, Safety and Efficacy of Intravenous Enoxaparin in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention” in the VIIIth Annual Conference of Indian College of Cardiology, 2011
 

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