Dr. K. Ranganathan


Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. K. Ranganathan is a well-qualified Interventional Cardiologist with extensive training in his field of specialisation in India and the United Kingdom. He is currently practising in Pranav Hospitals, Brindhavan Road, Salem and AVM Hospital, Seelanayakkan patti, Salem.

Between obtaining his MD (General Medicine) postgraduate degree in 2001 and the DM (Cardiology) super speciality degree (2009-2012), Dr. K. Ranganathan trained in the UK from June 2002 to August 2007. He gained valuable experience there in the areas of General Medicine, Cardiology and other Medical specialities, serving in the capacity of Medical Registrar.

Subsequent to obtaining the DM degree, Dr. K. Ranganathan worked as Registrar, Interventional Cardiology, at Meenakshi Mission Hospital in Madurai, before joining as Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Manipal Hospital in February 2013. He has considerable experience with interventional cardiac procedures. He has done over two thousand coronary angiograms (both radial and femoral approach), and about 500 angioplasties.

Dr. K. Ranganathan has attended numerous workshops and short courses to enhance his medical knowledge and skills. He is a regular participant at Cardiology conferences in the country, where he has presented his papers and research studies, some of which have been published in peer-reviewed journals.