Cardiologist

  • Indian-origin cardiologist named White House fellow August 30, 2013

    Kapil Parakh, an Indian-origin cardiologist working in Washington area, is among a dozen people chosen by the White House for its prestigious fellowship programme for 2013-14. A Zambia University graduate, Parakh is the director of heart failure at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Centre and assistant professor in the Departments of...
  • Kashmir's top cardiologist injured in terror attack dies in AIIMS August 17, 2013

    Srinagar: Kashmir's top cardiologist Dr Sheikh Jalaluddin, who was shot at by terrorists on July 18, passed away at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi on Saturday. Jalal (64), former Director of ShereKashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura, was critically injured in a terror attack which...
  • OP Nayyar's grand-daughter debuts with item number March 6, 2013

    Kolkata: A successful practising cardiologist in England, Dr Niharica Raizada, grand-daughter of legendary musician O P Nayyar, has debuted in a hit Bengali romantic comedy 'Damadol' with an item number. Niharica has also been signed up for three films by a major Bollywood production house. Asked what made her take a...
  • Delhi: Cardiologist shot dead in Ganga Ram hospital September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A doctor, Dr Sanjeev Dhawan, was shot dead in Delhi on Tuesday. The police say that the alleged shooter, a former Army man had gone to meet the doctor's maid who spurned his advances. Enraged at being rejected, he began firing indiscriminately. A stray bullet hit the doctor....
  • More govt medical colleges should come up: Cardiologist July 18, 2012

    Cardiologist Dr Devi Shetty says that lack of good government colleges in the country is the root cause of all corruption in the medical field. ...
  • Mercedes rash driving case: Driver gets bail September 15, 2010

    Pune: 22yearold Aditi Jagtap, who was in police custody for ramming her Mercedes into at least 15 vehicles and injuring six civilians in the process, was given bail from Pune cantonment court. Aditi is the daughter of a reputed cardiologist. The incident happened on the Kondwa Road here in Pune on Tuesday...
  • Manslaughter investigations zero in on Jackson doctor July 24, 2009

    Los Angeles: The personal physician who tried to revive a dying Michael Jackson has been named as the target of a manslaughter probe into the singer's death. A search warrant filed on Thursday allowed authorities to seek "property or items constituting evidence of the offense of manslaughter that tend to show...
  • Bypass surgeries go smaller, literally February 19, 2009

    New Delhi: Doctors in the Capital have performed a multiple bypass surgery with an incision less than three inches for the first time in India. The bypass surgery was performed without cutting a single bone. Fortyyearold Suman Singhal is recovering from a multiple bypass surgery much faster than she would have,...
  • IBN Living: Walk to good health September 24, 2010

    Moderate exercise is essential for a healthy heart, but what exactly does it do for you? What do you do for the most important organ of your body which keeps you alive? Your heart beats about a lakh times a day, pumping more than a million barrel of blood in a...
  • Top Pune cardiologist stabbed to death June 16, 2008

    New Delhi: A 68yearold cardiologist was allegedly stabbed to death by unknown assailants in Pune on Monday, police said. Dr Vijay Ghaisas, was alone in his house at Prabhat Road when three assailants attacked him with knives, killing him on the spot. ...