Dr. Y Vijayachandra Reddy, Chennai


Dr. Y Vijayachandra Reddy, Chennai, Chennai

  • Designation : Sr Cardiology Consultant
  • Qualifications: MBBS
  • Experience: 25 Years
  • Speciality: Aortic Valve Replacement AVR,Mitral Valve Replacement MVR,Coronary Angioplasty,VAD
  • Category: Cardiology

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

About Doctor

  • Dr Y Vijayachandra Reddy is a renowned interventional cardiologist,presently working as Senior Consultant at Apollo Hospital,Chennai.He has over 25 years of expertise in transradial interventions and complex high-risk interventions (CHIP) including left-main angioplasty and stenting, ostial, bifurcation and chronic total occlusion PCIs and has successfully performed over 30000 invasive procedures, 7000 PCIs, 550 PCIs in cardiogenic shock, 400 PTMCs, 700 Cardiac devices placed.He has pioneered in valvuloplasties, TAVR/TAVI, peripheral, renal and carotid interventions, IVC filters and coronary aneurysm embolizationHe has been a scholar throughout his academic and clinical career and has received numerous awards for his contributions.He was associated as Adjunct Professor with The University of Queensland in Australia  and TNMGR Medical University.he has over 200 papers/abstracts and  more than 600 CME programmes as a faculty.


  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • FFR (Fractional flow reserve)
  • Trans-esophageal ECHO
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Dobutamine Stress Test
  • Aortic Aneurysm Surgery / Endovascular Repair
  • Temporary Pacemaker
  • Device closure for congenital heart diseases
  • Mitral/Heart Valve Replacement
  • BP Monitoring
  • Colour Doppler
  • PAMI

List of Awards

  • Got  The Best Doctor Award” for Cardiology
  • Received TAMPA – LIMRA Professional Excellence award for Cardiology - 2016
  • Received the Outstanding Researcher Award Versatile

Academic Achievement:

  • Tamilnadu Medical Council Member
  • He is Fellow of American College of Cardiology
  • He is Fellow of Cardiological Society of India
  • He is Fellow of Indian College of Cardiology
  • He is Fellow of Indian Society of Cardiology

Work Experience

  • Present Consultant at Apollo Hospital
  • Former Adjunct Professor, TNMGR Medical University
  • Former Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Queensland in Australia

Education & Training

  • MBBS from Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, 1988
  • DNB in General Medicine from PGI CHANDIGARH, 1991
  • DM in Cardiology from PGI, Lucknow