Dr Arif Wahab

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Dr Arif Wahab

MD (Medicine), DM (Cardiology)

Cardiologist

Apollo Hospitals Delhi
  • 12 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Urdu
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Awards and Achievements

1)  Co- Investigator in Arrythmia and sudden death in hemodialysis patients : Monitoring in Dialysis Study ( MiD Study)
 
2)Co-investigator in   OLDHAT Trial (Olmesartan in Diabetic Hypertensives Advanced Trial). a Phase IV trial for Olmesartan in Diabetic Hypertensives : To evaluate the efficacy and safety of Olmesartan and a combination of Olmesartan with Hydrochlorothiazide in the treatment of hypertension in approximately 4000 diabetic patients.
 

Research and Publications

International:

 

1.      Acute onset quadriparesis with sine wave: a rare presentation: American  Journal of  Emergency  Medicine ; 29 (5), pp. 575.e1-575.e2.

 

2.      Imaging and clinical prognostic indicators of acute pancreatitis: A comparative insight Acta Gastroenterologica Latino americana,            (2010) 40 (3), pp. 283-287.

 

3.      Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy in Heart Failure: ICRJ, 2011, 5(4),121-126

 

4.      Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy or Broken Heart Syndrome: A Review. The Iranian Cardiovascular Research Journal 2010, 4 (1), pp. 33-             34.

 

5.      Spontaneous Self-Ignition in a case of Acute Alumunium Phosphide Poisoning: American  Journal of  Emergency  Medicine; 2009 Jul;27(6):752.e5-6

 

 

6.      Role of Transcranial Doppler and Pressure Provocation in evaluation of Cerebral Compliance in hydrocephalic children. Hong Kong Journal of Paediatrics 2008; 13 (2): 110 -115

 

7.      Is MRI as safe as we think? A Review. South African Journal of Radiology. July 2008.p 50-53.

 

 

8.      Acute Alumunium Phosphide poisoning: an update: Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine Jul 2008 Vol 15(3) p152-155.

 

9.      Lymphangiomatosis of lower limb with massive osteolysis: A Case Report .Accepted .The Italian Journal of Paediatrics.

 

 

10.  Trapped Temporal Horn of Lateral Ventricle. What is your diagnosis? Iranian Journal of Radiology 2007, 4(4): 259 -261.

 

National

 

 

1.      Angiographic severity and morphological presentation of coronary artery disease in NIDDM patients compared with matched nondiabetic subjects in a north Indian cohort: JICC .2012, 2(2), 79-82.

 

 

2.      A Study of QT dispersion and HRV in patients of acute STEMI: Indian Heart Journal .2009 61 (3), pp. 261-264.

 

 

3.      Guillain-Barre syndrome with acute falciparum malaria (2009), Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine, 10 (3), pp. 154-155.

 

 

4.      Renal Artery Stenosis: When to Suspect and how to Diagnose. JICC.

 

5.      Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva presenting with Left Ventricular Failure.                             Journal of Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine, 2008, 9(3), 209-11.

 

6.      A Study of Plasma Ascorbic Acid Levels in Patients of                         Cerebrovascular Accident: JAPI 2005 Vol 53, 244-45.

 

7.      Endothelial Markers of Inflammation: Cardicon Update 2006.

 

8.      Thiazolidinediones: Beyond Glycemic Control: APICON Update 2005.

 

9.      Verapamil Induced variable A V block In WPW Syndrome: Indian Practitioner July 2005, Vol. 58 No.7.

 

10.  Esophageal Candidiasis: When to suspect? A review. Gastroenterology Today, April-June 2008 Vol XII No.2.

 

11.  Diabetes and Gallstone Disease: A review. Calcutta Medical Journal.

 

12.  Sturge Weber Syndrome: A review. Bombay Hospital Journal .2008; 50 (1) 55-58.

 

13.  Tuberous Sclerosis Complex – A review. Calcutta Medical Journal 2007; 104 (6) 7-12.

 

14.  Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Diagnosis and Management. The Indian Practitioner 2008; 61(2)89-92.           

 

 

 

Book Chapters:

1)Cardiovascular Diseases and Testosterone Replacement Therapy in Hormone Replacement  Therapy(HRT) In Menopause And Andropause : ICP 2015.

 

2) Myocardial Viability testing in patients with IHD : Test Utility and Limitations . Chapter 104, Medicine Update 2016.

 

3) Vitamin D in Cardiovscular Diseases : CSI Update 2014.

 

4) Critical Limb Ischemia : CSI Update 2013

 

5) Aluminium Phosphide Poisoning: A Review of Health Hazards and Management Strategy: p211-213,Medicine Research Summaries. Volume 10, Nova Publishers.

                  

 

Qualification

MD (Medicine), DM (Cardiology)

Work Experience

Oct 2016-till date                        Consultant Interventional Cardiology at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals  

Nov 2015- till sept 2016             Associate Consultant Interventional Cardiology at                                                                                                                Indraprastha Apollo Hospital ,New Delhi

April 2013- Oct 2015                J.C (Interventional Cardiology) at Indraprastha 

                                                   Apollo Hospital ,New Delhi

July 2012-April 2013:                Post D.M senior resident at H.R.M.C Govt. Centre    

                                                  of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Sciences, S.P Medical     

                                                    College

 June 2009- July 2012              D.M Fellow (Cardiology) from H.R.M.C. Govt. Centre    

                                                  of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Sciences

 

Dec 2005 – Feb 2009                Senior Resident, (Cardiology) Centre for Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research, J.N.                                                    Medical College, A.M.U., Aligarh.

 

July 2002 – July 2005               Junior Resident (Internal Medicine) J N Medical College, AMU, Aligarh.

 

Jan 2001 – Feb 2002                 Internship J.N.Medical College, A.M.U, Aligarh.

 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Cardiological Society of India (C.S.I).
  • International Affiliate Member SCAI (USA)- 2011.
  • American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine, USA:  2008 - 2013

Medical Council Registration

10593976

Special Interests

Dr. Arif Wahab is an experienced Interventional Cardiologist based in New Delhi. Arif Wahab graduated from A.M.U , Aligarh and  completed  his  post-doctoral qualification (DM) in Cardiology from the prestigious and high volume  HRMC Centre of Cardiology at  Sardar Patel Medical College ,Bikaner  . Dr Arif  worked at HRMC for sometime before joining Indraprastha Apollo Hospital New Delhi, presently he is working as fulltime consultant in Interventional Cardiology 
 Dr. Arif  specialises in Adult  Cardiac Catheterisation and Angiography; Percutaneous Coronary Intervention including PTCA / Intra-Coronary Stent / Thrombectomy; Non-Coronary Interventions including Balloon Valvuloplasty & Pericardial Interventions; Percutaneous Non-Coronary Interventions, Peripheral Angiography & Angioplasty, Carotid Angiography and Angioplasty, Balloon Valvuloplasty & PDA Closure; Percutaneous IVC Filter insertion for Pulmonary Embolism, Permanent pacemaker and AICD insertion. He has performed more than 8000 coronary artery procedures  ( coronary angiography and angioplasty) with more than 95% of the procedures being done through the transradial route .
 Dr. Arif  has considerable experience in academics  and Clinical Research. He was part of the landmark  MiD trial and has contributed extensively in peer reviewed journals .  He has more than 20  national and international publications in various journals to his credit and has also contributed many chapters in various cardiology textbooks.
 

Summary

Dr. Arif Wahab is an experienced Interventional Cardiologist based in New Delhi. Arif Wahab graduated from A.M.U , Aligarh and  completed  his  post-doctoral qualification (DM) in Cardiology from the prestigious and high volume  HRMC Centre of Cardiology at  Sardar Patel Medical College ,Bikaner  . Dr Arif  worked at HRMC for sometime before joining Indraprastha Apollo Hospital New Delhi, presently he is working as fulltime consultant in Interventional Cardiology

 Dr. Arif  specialises in Adult  Cardiac Catheterisation and Angiography; Percutaneous Coronary Intervention including PTCA / Intra-Coronary Stent / Thrombectomy; Non-Coronary Interventions including Balloon Valvuloplasty & Pericardial Interventions; Percutaneous Non-Coronary Interventions, Peripheral Angiography & Angioplasty, Carotid Angiography and Angioplasty, Balloon Valvuloplasty & PDA Closure; Percutaneous IVC Filter insertion for Pulmonary Embolism, Permanent pacemaker and AICD insertion. He has performed more than 8000 coronary artery procedures  ( coronary angiography and angioplasty) with more than 95% of the procedures being done through the transradial route .

 Dr. Arif  has considerable experience in academics  and Clinical Research. He was part of the landmark  MiD trial and has contributed extensively in peer reviewed journals .  He has more than 20  national and international publications in various journals to his credit and has also contributed many chapters in various cardiology textbooks.