Dr. KM Cherian

Director Board Member and Head of Cardiac Services

Our Cardiology department is headed by Dr. K M Cherian

  • MBBS, MS, FRACS(Australia) in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Honorary Surgeon to the President of India from 1990 to 1993
  • Awarded Padma Shri in 1991 which is the fourth-highest civilian award in the Republic of India
  • Harvard Medical Excellence Award in 2005
  • Founding Director of Madras Medical Mission (MMM)
  • Conducted over 45,000 Cardiac Surgeries
  • First surgeon to preform Heart bypass, Heart-Lung Transplant, Pediatric Transplant and TMR (Laser Heart Surgery) in India