About Me:

Dr. Sagheer Ahmad

Consultant Cardiologist 

Professional Summary  

Dr.Sagheer Ahmed has done his M.B.B.S from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Indore in year 1998 and MD in medicine from Government Medical College, Amritsar in year 2004.He completed DM in Interventional Cardiology from Institute of Post Graduate Medical Sciences and Research, Kolkata in year 2009. 

Technical Skills  

1. Huge experience in doing simple and complex coronary angiographies and angioplasties.
2. Peripheral interventions like angiographies, peripheral stentings and drug eluting balloon angioplasties.
3. Renal angiographies and Angioplastieballoon Vaulotomies for mitral valve, pulmonary valve and aortic valve
4. Pericardiocentesis
5. Foreign body removal from vascular compartments
6. Permanent pacemaker implantation both single chamber and double chamber
7. Cardiac defibrillator implantation
8. Cardiac resynchronization therapy for heart failure patient pediatric interventions like ASD closure, VSD closure, PDA closure valvulotomies, etc.
9. G I Interventions for superior mesentric artey, coeliac artery IVC filters for DVT patient to prevent pulmonary thromboembolism

OPD Based Services:

1. 2D and color Doppler echocardiography
2. Dobutamine stress echocardiography
3. Bubble contrast echocardiography
4. Myocardial perfusion study
5. Pediatric echocardiography
6. Treadmill stress test to assess cardiac status

Specialized clinic for:

    • Heart failure clinic 
    • Hypertension clinic 
    • Cardiac transplant clinic 

Scientific and Medical Societies Membership 

I. LIFE MEMBER CARDIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA

II.FELLOW AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY

III. SERVED AS GENERAL SECRETORY CARDIOLOGICAL SOCIETY – INDORE CHAPTER  

Work Experience 

Publications

Scientific publications:  

Name title/journal/volume/page/year

A. Original papers:

  1. Comparative study to assess whether high sensitive CRP and carotid intima medial thickness improves the predictive accuracy of TMT for cad in perimenopausal women with typical Angina- Dhurjati Prasad Sinha, Munna das, Amal k. Banerjee, S. Ahmed, Sonali Majumdar.-jima, vol-106 n0. 2, page 86-91, feb.2008. 
  2. Significance of an index of insulin resistance on admission in non-diabetic patients with impaired fasting glucose with acute myocardial infarction and its correlation to short term outcome.-  Indian heart journal  jan-feb 2009. 

B. Abstract publications: 

  1. Comparative study of in hospital mortality due cardiogenic shock in RVMI vs LVMI -Ahmed S, Banerjee A, Singh R ,ihj vol 60 no. 5, sep-oct2008. 
  2. Clinical evaluation of patients with isolated moderate to severe MR- Ghosh s, Ahmed S, Singh R; ihj vol 60 no. 5, sep-oct2008. 
  3. Correlation between RVEF and survival in patients with COPD: 1 year follow up study- A Banerjee, S Ahmed, H Hassan; ihj vol 60 no. 5, sep-oct2008. 
  4. Significance of an index of insulin resistance on admission in non-diabetic patients with impaired fasting glucose with acute myocardial infarction and its correlation to short term outcome- DP Sinha, S Ahmed, A Banerjee, m das, H Hassan; ihj vol 60 no. 5, sep-oct2008. 

C. Articles publication: 

  1. Endothelial dysfunction- All India CSI: updates in cardiology-2007
  2. ACEI’s vs ARB’s in cardiac practice with special reference to MI and HF: all India CSI: updates 2007 
  3. Transfer of genetically engineered synthetic pacemaker channel-a novel approach to biological pacemakers-CSI updates West Bengal chapter 2007 
  4. Prevention of stroke in cardiac patients- All India CSI: updates in cardiology 2008 
  5. How to approach and manage a case of in ICCU: Updates in protocol of diagnosis and management in ICCU, 2008. 
  6. Co-editor of updates in protocol of diagnosis and management in ICCU, 2008.

D. Paper presentation: state/national/international  

  1. Clinical echocardiography- presented at annual conference CSI, WB chapter 2008.

a) Echo workshop; 15th Annual Conference, API, WB branch, 2008 

b) Free paper presentation; correlation between RVEF and survival in patients with COPD: 1 year follow up study. All India CSI, 2008

c) Poster presentation; comparative study of in hospital mortality due cardiogenic shock in RVMI vs LVMI, All India CSI, 2008

d) Poster presentation: significance of an index of insulin resistance on admission in non-diabetic patients with impaired fasting glucose with acute myocardial infarction and its correlation to short term outcome, All India CSI, 2008.

e) Poster presentation: clinical evaluation of patients with isolated moderate to severe MR: All India CSI, 2008.

f) A case of chest pain: updates in ACS, 2009.

E. Thesis Written

a) Comparative study of clinical profile of myocardial Infarction in diabetic and non –diabetic patients. (During MD course).

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