Dr Naik R D

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Dr Naik R D

M.S., M.ch.

Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgeon

Apollo Hospitals Kakinada
  • 10 Years of experience
  • English,Tamil
  • 284 Recommendations
  • MON-SAT | 10:30 AM-01:30 PM, 05:30 PM-08:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Beating Heart Surgery minimal invasive cardiac surger
  • First pump supported beating heart Aortic Valve replacement (AVR) in Andhra Pradesh.
  • First Beating heart surgery (multi vessel) in coastal Andhra Pradesh.
  • First to use multipurpose Annuloplasty band (Simplicit band, Medtronic) in Andhra Pradesh.
  • Paediatric Permanent Pacemaker Implantation (PPI) (epicardial) done in Andhra Pradesh one decade back.
  • Performing ASD Closures and MVRs through cosmetic incisions for female patients for last one decade.
  • Performing valve repair instead of replacements.
  • Published paper in international journal. Performing MICS (Minimal Invasive Cardiac Surgeries) regularly in AP State

Research and Publications

  • Thymectomy for Myasthenia Gravis-A 12 year reviwe presented at 45th   Annual conference of Indian Association of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery at Bhopal , India Surgical Approach for pericardectomy -Acomparative study between median stemotomy and left anterio lateral Thoractomy.
  • Journal of interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery Vol.2(3) 323-326- year 2003. (European Jounal)Importance of  Angiographic imaging of LIMA (lefy internal mammaary artery) - Our experience in 1100 cases-presented at 59th Annual conference Cardiological Society of India(CSI) Dec 2007.


M.S., M.ch.

Work Experience

  • Post Qualification - 10 years experience in Cardiac Surgery.
  • 14 years Post M.Ch.,as Independent Cardiac Surgeon.
  • Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Apollo Hospitals, Kakinada July 2008.
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon - NRI Medical College, Guntur - 2007 - 2008
  • Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Lalitha Superspeciality hospital, Guntur - 2002 - 2007
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Medi City Hospital, Hyderabad - 2001 - 2002
  •  Asst. Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgeon - AP Chest Hospital, Hyderabad - 2000 - 2001.
  • Registrar - Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery - Osmania Medical College - 1998 - 2000
  •  Asst. Professor or General Surgery, Gandhi Medical College - 2007 - 2008
  •  Visiting Surgeon for various hospitals in coastal Andhra Pradesh - 2002- 2008

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Member of Indian Medical Association(IMA)
  • Member of Association of Surgeons of India(ASI)
  • Member of the Indian Chest Society(ICS)
  • Member of Vascular Society of India (VSI)
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgery (FIACTS)
  • Member of Tuberculosis Association of Andhra Pradesh
  • Member of C.T.S.NET

Medical Council Registration


Cardio Thoracic And Vascular Surgery Involve Surgical Treatment Of The Heart And Lungs. The Discipline Comprises Of The Diagnosis And Surgical Treatment Of Diseases That Affect The Lungs Such As Lung Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Mediastinal Diseases, And Emphysema, And Also Surgically Repairing Damages Caused To The Cardiovascular System By Operating On The Heart And Blood Vessels.Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery Are Trained To Deal With Issues Resulting In Improper Functioning Of The Heart And Lungs. With Apollo’S Roster Of The Best Cardiovascular And Thoracic Surgeons And The Ask Apollo Portal To Connect You Seamlessly To Them, Caring For Your Health Will Not Be The Same Again!

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