Designation : Consultant in Paediatric & Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Profile details : Dr. K. Shiv Prakash graduated from Bangalore Medical College, and subsequently completed his Masters in General Surgery. He had his post-doctoral training in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh in 1992.
Thereafter he joined as a Paediatric cardiac surgeon at Madras medical Mission, Chennai. He completed his Fellowship in Paediatric cardiac surgery at Royal Alexandra Hospital Children, Westmead and returned to Madras Medical Mission as a Consultant Paediatric and Congenital Heart Surgeon. He relocated to Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Ernakulam as a Consultant Paediatric and Congenital heart surgeon in 2000. He was promoted as a Professor and Chief of Paediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery.
His special interests include Neonatal Cardiac Surgery, Cosmetic Congenital Heart Surgeries, Paediatric Valve Reconstructions, Cost Effective Surgical Strategies in Congenital Heart Surgeries and complex Intra-Cardiac Tunnelling.