Dr. I Sathyamurthy, Chennai


Dr. I Sathyamurthy, Chennai, Chennai

  • Designation : Director : Cardiology
  • Qualifications: MBBS,MD
  • Experience: 48 Years
  • Speciality: Aortic Valve Replacement AVR,Mitral Valve Replacement MVR,CABG
  • Category: Cardiology

  • Hospital :Apollo Hospitals, Chennai
  • Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu

About Doctor

  • Dr. Immaneni Sathyamurthy is one of the most renowned Interventional Cardiologist, he is presently working as the Director, cardiology at Apollo Hospital, Chennai. He had over four decades of expertise in Vascular Surgery, Cardiac Ablation, Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA), Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) and Insulin Free Treatment. He has been facilitated by Hon. Padma Shri award and Dr B C Roy National Award. He has more than 230 publications in national and international journals. He has been associated as Consultant at St. Francis Hospital, Illinois, USA and with The University of Rouen in  France. He is the Founder member and Fellow of the Indian College of Cardiology.


  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Ablation
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
  • Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)
  • Insulin Free Treatment
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
  • Cardiac Catheterisation
  • Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysm Surgery / Endovascular Repair
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Dextro-Transposition of the Great Arteries (DTGA)
  • Mitral/Heart Valve Replacement
  • Diabetes Management
  • PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Interventions)
  • Cardioversion

List of Awards

  • Received Hon. Padma Shri, 2000
  • Received TANSA Award for Medical Sciences, 2010
  • Received Best Doctor Award, MGR University, 2011
  • Received Dr B C Roy National Award, 2001
  • Received “For the Sake of Honour Award” on him in November 2002 by Rotary Club, Madras

Academic Achievement:

  • Tamil Nadu Medical Council Member
  • Fellow from the Indian College of Chest Physicians
  • Fellow from the American College of Cardiology in March 2002
  • Associated with  The Cardiological Society of India
  • Associated with The Association of Physicians of India
  • He is the Founder member and Fellow of the Indian College of Cardiology

Work Experience

  • Present Director (cardiology) at Apollo Hospital, Chennai
  • Former Consultant, St. Francis Hospital, Illinois, USA, 1998
  • Former Consultant, The University of Roven, France, 1997
  • Former adjunct professor at MGR Medical University
  • Former Senior lecturer and reader in Cardiology at the Christian Medical College

Education & Training

  • MBBS from Government Medical College, Aurangabad Maharashtra, 1972
  • MD in  General Medicine from Marathwada University, 1975
  • DM in Cardiology from Delhi University, 1981