In Rasiklal M Dhariwal Centre for Cardiac & Neuro Sciences, the department of Cardiac Sciences encompasses of both Cardiology & Cardio Thoracic Surgery. A dedicated team of Cardiologists and Cath lab technicians have a wide experience in management of complex cardiac problems. Cardiac ICU with central monitoring, multiformat bedside monitors, invasive pressure monitors and latest ventilators with intensivists and highly trained nursing staff are available round the clock. Cardiac ambulances available for quick transport of patients.


The Cardiology Department is geared up with a team of Cardiologists and experienced technicians to deal with all kinds of cardiac disorders & emergencies.

  • 4-D Color Doppler and Echocardiography including Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Computerized stress analysis
  • Holter monitoring
  • Ambulatory B.P. Monitoring
  • Coronary and Peripheral Angiography
  • Peripheral Colour Doppler
  • Transcranial Doppler
  • Coronary angiography
  • Perirheral angiography
  • Complex angioplasties
  • Electrophysiological studies
  • RF ablation Device implants Valvotomies

Cardio Thoracic Surgery:

Cardiothoracic surgery is a specialty dedicated to surgery of the chest. At Poona Hospital a broad range of procedures for cardiac and thoracic diseases are performed, these include

  • CABG
  • Valve Replacements
  • ASD/VSD/PDA closers
  • Surgery for other congenital cardiac anomalies
  • Device closures, complex vascular procedures etc

Coronary artery bypass surgeries (CABG) are performed for blockages in the arteries of the heart. This is used to treat patients with angina or who have a history of heart attacks. At Poona Hospital beating heart bypass surgery is performed.

Several Vascular Surgery procedures are also performed.

Cardiology Specialites

Dr. Prasad Shah

DNB (Card), DM (Card)

OPD Timing: Fri - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Madhusudhan Asawa

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Mon & Thurs - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Chandrakant Chavan

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Sat - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Hasmukh Gujar

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Tues - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Vivek Gaikwad

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Sat - 02.00pm to 04.30pm

Dr. Ishwar Zanwar

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Wed - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Ashish Trivedi

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Tues & Thurs - 02.00pm to 04.30pm, Sun - 11.00am to 1.30pm

Dr. Varun Nivargi

DNB Cardiology

OPD Timing: Wed - 02.00pm to 04.30pm

Dr. Naresh Munot

D.M. (Card)

OPD Timing: Fri - 02.00pm to 04.30pm

Cardiac Thoracic Surgery Specialites

Dr. Vijay Natrajan


Dr. Ranjit Jagtap

Vascular Surgery Specialites

Dr. Purandare Nachiket

MS (Gen Surg)

OPD Timing: Tue & Sat - 11.00am to 1.30pm