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Our goal is to provide a compassionate professional environment to make your experience comfortable. Our staff is friendly, knowledgable and very helpful in addressing your health and fin......more
Our goal is to provide a compassionate professional environment to make your experience comfortable. Our staff is friendly, knowledgable and very helpful in addressing your health and financial concerns.

Timings

MON-SUN
07:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Location

14, Cunningham Road, Vasanth Nagar
Vasanth Nagar Bangalore, Karnataka - 560052
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Doctors in Fortis Hospital - Cunningham Road

Dr. Gopi A

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist
89%  (10 ratings)
30 Years experience
600 at clinic
₹300 online
Available today
10:00 AM - 04:30 PM

Dr. Deepak K L Gowda

MCh - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, DNB (Plastic Surgery), DNB (General Surgery), MS - General Surgery, MBBS
Cosmetic/Plastic Surgeon
26 Years experience
600 at clinic
₹300 online
Unavailable today

Dr. Sreenivasa D

DM - Gastroenterology, MBBS
Gastroenterologist
29 Years experience
600 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. K S Satish

MBBS, MD - Medicine
Pulmonologist
37 Years experience
750 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. Somashekara Reddy K S

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Endocrinology
Endocrinologist
25 Years experience
600 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. Chirag Thonse

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist
13 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Dr. Jayaprakash Shenthar

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - General Medicine, DNB - General Medicine
Cardiologist
32 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

Dr. Mani Venugopal

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Diploma in Orthopaedics
Orthopedist
39 Years experience
600 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. Nithin Kumar .N

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - General Medicine, DM - Neurology
Neurologist
19 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Dr. N. Sridhara

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist
23 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Dr. Prabhakar C. Koregol

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist
19 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
02:00 PM - 05:30 PM
08:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Dr. Rangaraja R

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist
31 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dr. Ashish Parekh

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - General Medicine, DM - Nephrology
Nephrologist
17 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
12:00 PM - 03:30 PM

Dr. Keshav R

MD - Medicine, DNB (Cardiology), MBBS
Cardiologist
31 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

Dr. Mohan Puttaswamy

MS - Orthopaedics, MBBS, Fellowship in paediatric orthopaedic
Orthopedist
16 Years experience
600 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. Aashish R Shah

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB
General Surgeon
27 Years experience
600 at clinic
Unavailable today

Dr. Vivek Jawali

MS - General Surgery, MCh - Cardio Thoracic Surgery, DNB (Cardiology)
Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery
38 Years experience
750 at clinic
Available today
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

Dr. Jaidev Yadav

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, FRGUHS, MBBS
Dermatologist
13 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Dr. K N Ramesh

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - General Medicine, CCD (Diabetology)
General Physician
24 Years experience
600 at clinic
Available today
02:30 PM - 05:00 PM
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Specialities

Orthopaedics

Orthopaedics

Concentrates on efficient treatment of injuries and problems of the musculoskeletal system
General Surgery

General Surgery

Offers extensive care to patients suffering from abdomen related medical issues
Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery

Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery

General Physician

General Physician

Aims to provide best quality care to patients with acute and chronic problems
Neurology

Neurology

Offers specialized healthcare to patients suffering from disorders of the nervous system
Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Offers qualitative care to patients suffering from stomach and intestine problems
Endocrinology

Endocrinology

Offers quality care to patients with medical problems related to the endocrine glands and hormones
Gynaecology

Gynaecology

A branch of medicine reserved especially for treating female conditions of the reproductive system
Pulmonology

Pulmonology

Offers specialized care in the treatment of pulmonary diseases and conditions
Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT)

Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT)

Aims to offer special care to patients with conditions related to the ear, nose and throat
Cardiology

Cardiology

Aims to provide effective diagnosis and treatment related to cardiac and circulatory problems
Urology

Urology

Offers cumulative treatment of problems of the Urinary tract and male reproductive organs
Nephrology

Nephrology

Deals with the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the kidneys
Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology

Concerns itself with the treatment of diseases related to the eye
Dermatology

Dermatology

Aims to deliver the highest quality of care to patients with skin disorders
Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

Aims to deliver cumulative healthcare for disorders related to the brain and spinal cord
Oncology

Oncology

Offers high quality care to patients with tumours, especially those that are cancerous
Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine

Deals with the careful understanding and treatment of adult diseases
Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Dentistry

Dentistry

Offers excellent dental care to patients with various oral and tooth conditions
Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery

Offers various surgical and non-surgical procedures to patients willing to enhance their appearance
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Heart Attack - Silent Signs Your Body Is Giving You!

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
Heart Attack - Silent Signs Your Body Is Giving You!

A heart attack can wreak havoc, throwing a person's life completely off balance. The condition, also known as Myocardial Infarction, often catches a person unawares. As per a survey, close to 7.35 lakhs people (both men and women) suffer from a cardiac arrest and associated disorders in the US every year. Early diagnosis and preventive measures can make a world of difference. Unfortunately, many people ignore or tend to miss out on the early symptoms characteristic of a heart attack.

A heart attack can be very much averted. All you need to do is, listen to your body and pay attention to the following warning signs. Act before it is too late.

  1. Indigestion, nausea: Nausea, vomiting or indigestion is important, yet most commonly ignored early symptoms of a heart attack. More common in women than their male counterparts, the symptoms are often mistaken for over exhaustion or stomach upset. Nausea, in particular, can be triggered by many conditions and hence the negligence. A person may also complain of stomach ache or heart burns.Though the symptoms may appear to be nothing serious, seeking an immediate medical assistance will not hurt either. A little alertness will only help you in the long run.
  2. Pain and discomfort in the chest: This is a warning that should be taken seriously by all means. The symptom can be an indication of a condition as serious as a blocked artery, an important trigger for a heart attack.
  3. Dizziness: Seldom will you find people losing their sleep over something as common as dizziness. While the lack of a sound sleep can make a person feel dizzy and light headed, the symptom (often accompanied by chest pain) could also be an outcome of a low BP (triggered by improper functioning of the heart). Look for the symptoms carefully and act accordingly.
  4. Sharp pain episodes: Many people experience a sharp pain that originates in the chest and gradually spreads outward towards the arms. The symptom is a clear indication of a heart problem, ignoring which will only spell doom. Sometimes the pain can also spread to the jaw or the throat.The symptom is a strong warning that your heart needs immediate care and attention.
  5. Sudden and unexplained sweating: Sweating due to hot and scorching summer is understood but unexplained sweating can be dangerous.
  6. Over exhaustion: If small or regular chores that you could do in the wink of an eye are suddenly leaving you tired and exhausted (climbing the stairs for instance), it is time for you to consult a doctor.
  7. Irregular heartbeat: The irregular beating of the heart can also be an indication of a heart problem.
  8. Swollen feet: A heart problem can interfere with the ability of the heart to pump blood. As a result, the affected person may have swollen feet, ankles, and legs.
  9. Cough: A cough that lingers for long (often accompanied with a pink mucus) is an important indication of a damaged or diseased heart.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Cardiac Arrest And Heart Attack - Understanding The Difference Between The Two!

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
Cardiac Arrest And Heart Attack - Understanding The Difference Between The Two!

The news of Sridevi's sudden and unexpected demise was a shock for the entire nation and left a number of questions in the minds of the people. However, there are multiple reasons which are under speculation and can be attributed to her death - cardiac arrest, heart attack and death due to accidental drowning. Usually, cardiac arrest and heart attack are two things which most people use interchangeably, however, there is a big difference between the two. 

Difference between cardiac arrest and heart attack: 
A cardiac arrest is far deadlier considering that it comes without a warning or any prior indication of a problem. Here, the heart just stops beating and immediate first-aid can make a lot of difference between life and death. Electrical shock is the best way to revive a patient and should be given within a few minutes of such an arrest. 

On the other hand, a person suffers a heart attack when there is a blockage in the artery which prevents the smooth flow of oxygen-rich blood from reaching the heart. It is important to note that unlike a cardiac arrest the signs of heart attack start slow and persists for long.  

A heart attack is one of the common causes of cardiac arrest, but not always it is the case. A cardiac arrest happens most commonly when the heart is receiving more than 300 impulses per minute or due to absent electrical impulses. In the first instance an electrical shock is a lifesaving technique and in the second, the patient can be treated with certain medications and a temporary pacemaker

Symptoms of cardiac arrest:
The symptoms of cardiac arrest are immediate and extreme.

  • A fainting spell or a sudden collapse
  • Loss of consciousness
  • No pulse or breathing 

Symptoms of a heart attack 

Prevention of a cardiac arrest:
What makes this a deadly condition is that you cannot tell your risks of having one and therefore the next best thing to do is to lower your risks. 
The best way to do that is to:

  • Follow a diet that is balanced and nutritious
  • Alcohol should be consumed in moderation 
  • Quit smoking
  • Stay physically active

How can you prevent a heart attack?

  • Keep yourself fit and exercise regularly
  • Keep your cholesterol level under check 
  • Limit your alcohol intake 
  • If you are obese, control your weight
  • Intake a heart-friendly diet.

Now that the distinction is clear between the two, it is recommended that everyone should get themselves screened for potential heart problems on a regular basis. In case of a query or concern consult an expert and get your answers. 

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Hereditary Heart Diseases - 5 Ways To Deal With It!

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
Hereditary Heart Diseases - 5 Ways To Deal With It!

It is not just the skin or eye color that you inherit through your genes, it is also the chances of you having a heart attack. It has been proven beyond doubt that if heart diseases run in your family, then you are very likely to develop them too. Another worrying factor is that there are a whole lot of heart diseases which are hereditary, not just an isolated condition. Whether it is congenital heart disease (which is present at birth) to atherosclerotic (which is usually associated with ageing), all of them are hereditary.

If that worried you, there is good news. A family history definitely puts you at risk of developing heart disease, but it is all in your hands to overcome this risk and even completely eliminate it. Read on to know more!

  1. Eat right: A healthy diet is the single most important contributor to your health. If your diet is rich in fiber (whole grains, vegetables, fruits), rich in omega-3 fatty acids, reduced hydrogenated and trans fat, it works wonders for your heart. Stay away from processed and packaged foods and eat fresh as much as possible. Eating seasonal fruits, taking vitamin supplements if required, using olive oil, and drinking green tea goes a long way in improving heart health. While these are good options for anybody, if you have a family history of heart disease, these become almost mandatory.
  2. Exercise: In addition to the processed and junk foods, lack of exercise is another accelerator for heart disease. Pick up a form of exercise you enjoy and see the difference. Be it walking, cycling, jogging, or hitting the gym, work out a regimen that suits you and consistently work at it to see the best results.
  3. Smoking: Smoking is one habit which damages the body in multiple ways. If there is a family history of heart disease, this accelerates the onset very rapidly. So, quit smoking to prevent the onset of heart disease.
  4. Alcohol: This gives a quick high, but damages your life in the long run. In addition to the alcohol per se, the accompanying foods are also a major culprit (fried and oily). 
  5. Stress Management: Stress is believed to the accelerator for heart disease, so if there is a family history too, it definitely needs to be managed. Unwind and see the difference. Meditation or music, exercise or enjoying with friends and family, pick your way to unwind.

So, while you may have inherited the chances of developing a heart disease, the above measures can help you prolong onset, and if done religiously, prevent heart disease too.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Hi ,I have high cholesterol 260, LDL 200, having normal ECG, but feel swelling in foot while working, excessive sweating while eating. Please suggest about heart.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
Hi ,I have high cholesterol 260, LDL 200, having normal ECG, but feel swelling in foot while working, excessive sweat...
Hi, Your cholesterol levels are quite high and is likely to need medications in addition to life style changes like regular exercises and fat restricted diet. You could consult a doctor for further advice about the medications.
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I am buying medicines for my father as prescribed by doctor. I wanted to know whether it is safe to give medicines which are similar to prescribed medicine but cheaper? For instance instead of Rozavel 10 (cholesterol) which is the prescribed medicine, can I give him Rosumac 10? Please reply.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
I am buying medicines for my father as prescribed by doctor. I wanted to know whether it is safe to give medicines wh...
Hi I think it is perfectly fine to substitute medicines of cheaper brands provided they are also from a reasonably established and preferably a long standing pharmaceutical company. Can not vouch for the quality of medicines from small new unknown companies. Thank you, hope that answers your question.
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Dear Dr. Good Morning. I have had angioplasty performed on me in March 2017. Have been taking prasugrel 10 mg daily. For last two months dark blue patches have emerged on my left arm and abdomen. They pain. Stopped taking Prosudec 10 for last three days. Pain has begin to emerge in my heart. What should I do. Presently I am much away from any cardiologist. Please guide. Thanks 59 years.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB Cardiology, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Bangalore
Dear Dr. Good Morning.
I have had angioplasty performed on me in March 2017. Have been taking prasugrel 10 mg daily. ...
Hello, since it has been less than 1 year since your angioplasty it is very important that you take your proper dose of blood thinners and prasugrel is one of them the other being aspirin. So would advise you not to stop prasugrel as there is a risk of the stent getting blocked. However it appears that you may be having bleeding in to the skin (dark blue patches) hence may be advisable to change from prasugrel to a less powerful blood thinner. Please contact your regular cardiologist/ physician for the same and they will able to help you with an alternative medicine.
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