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Dr. Praveer Aggarwal  - Cardiologist, Delhi

Dr. Praveer Aggarwal

MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM - Cardiology

Cardiologist, Delhi

31 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
Dr. Praveer Aggarwal MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM - Cardiology Cardiologist, Delhi
31 Years Experience  ·  1000 at clinic
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Dr. Praveer Agarwal, Director Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi is a nationally renowned cardiologist who has contributed extensively to the growth, development and training in th......more
Dr. Praveer Agarwal, Director Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi is a nationally renowned cardiologist who has contributed extensively to the growth, development and training in the field of Interventional Cardiology in India. He is dedicated to provide compassionate and comprehensive treatment with an aim to serve the community at large. He is one of the most versatile interventional cardiologists in India providing round the clock services, including timely management of acute heart attack patients by using various thrombectomy devices at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute. He is an expert in treating all types of blockages in coronary arteries using all techniques (Rotational atherectomy, directional atherectomy, all types of Drug Eluting Stents, intravascular ultrasound, pressure wire) depending upon merits of blockages. He is also an expert in treating blockages in peripheral arteries (Carotids, subclavious, iliacs, renals and superficial femoral arteries) and abdominal aortic aneurysm using endovascular stent grafts. Dr. Agarwal has been a distinguished faculty member in various international and national meetings and conferences. He has published approximately 100 articles, reviews and abstracts in various national and international journals. Clinical Interest/ Specialised Treatements/ Area Of Expertise Dr. Agarwal is the Director of Intervention Cardiology at Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi, India. This centre is 320-beded hospital dedicated to cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery with highly active invasive and non-invasive program, emergency and intensive care facility. Dr. Agarwal and his team perform on an average 1900 angiographies and 1100 interventions every year (about 1000 coronary angioplasties). Dr. Agarwal routinely performing all types of complex angioplasties including Rotational atherectomy, Directional atherectomy, thrombectomy etc. He is also a proctor for Rotational atherectomy for last 2 years. Dr. Agarwal has attended training courses on Intervention Cardiology in some of the leading hospitals of the world including Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia and Centre Hospitalier Universitaire De Rouen, France. He is also among distinguished foreign faculty at the National Heart Foundation Hospital & Research Institute, Bangladesh.
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Dr. Praveer Aggarwal is an experienced Cardiologist in Okhla, Delhi. He has helped numerous patients in his 31 years of experience as a Cardiologist. He is a qualified MBBS, MD - Cardiology, DM - Cardiology. You can meet Dr. Praveer Aggarwal personally at Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre Ltd in Okhla, Delhi. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Praveer Aggarwal on has an excellent community of Cardiologists in India. You will find Cardiologists with more than 27 years of experience on You can find Cardiologists online in Delhi and from across India. View the profile of medical specialists and their reviews from other patients to make an informed decision.


DM - Cardiology - GSVM medical college Kanpur - 1993


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Please suggest me life after angioplasty My age is 35 weight is 73.5 Diet is non veg I walk 5km daily till my angioplasty When can I join office.

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Bariatrician, Ahmedabad
Eating healthful, nutritious, home made food + gradually increasing exercise program + learning to meditate for stress management + proper restful sleep.... Will prevent reblocking of your arteries and prevent further progress of the disease.
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I am 30 years male. How to control high blood pressure. Please suggest some best practices to reduce blood pressure. I will be thank full.

Ayurveda, Ambala
To control & maintain Blood pressure to normal these are best methods to follow:.• Do physical exercise like jogging, running or brisk walk for atleast 20-30 minutes. • Maintain your cholesterol level to normal & eat least amount of butter, cream or fatty things. • Eat less amount of pickle, salt and fast food as they contain high sodium levels. • Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking. • Take less amount of caffine containing coffee, tea or cold drinks because caffine causes increase BP. • Drink 8 to 10 glass of water daily • Take 6 to 8 hrs of sleep daily. Do not take too much stress. • Do long breathing pranayams (Anulom- Vilom, Bhramari) daily for 10 - 15 minutes. It will reduce your stress level in your body. • Eat healthy diet such as green leafy vegetables, fruits. • Take 5 ml of GULAB Jal added in a glass of water daily once a day.
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My BP getting low under 100/60 I can't recover in any of kind. So many problems in this case I face. Please give me solution.

Yoga & Naturopathy Specialist, Delhi
Low BP in this range is not a problem. Eat a little more salt and do mild exercise Try to gain some weight. Your ideal weight will be 67 kgs
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My bp is fluctuating daily from 90 to145. I am taking telma plain tablet daily. My age is 73 years. I am taking 1 ecosprin daily in the morning. What should I do to make it normal.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. Take sarpgandha vati twice a day. Yogendra ras. Akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension. Avoid salty diet. Oily food. Lower your stress. Do pranayama early morning.
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I m suffering from dry cough. Also have chest pain in both sides. So tell me the remedies for disease.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Take pranacharya kasantak syrup 2-2 tsf in hot water twice a day...Take sitopaladi..praval and tankan bhasm churna with honey 3-4 times a day...take ginger black pepper and basil leaves tea.. ..gargle with hot water(salted) avoid milk...cold drinks....take hot water steam.......
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I have cardiac arrest in two points I would like to take advanced treatment. Please provides me medication if possible. Heard abt a pin moving to vein n expanding to open vein and suck cholesterol. Please recommend.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
You need to go for Naturamore Plus supplements for it 2 times in a day for 3 months. It will definitely help you within 1-2 weeks, but you need to maintain it for 3 months. This supplement is not the supplement that is provided in gym and all. But it will help you a lot in all your problems. If you not getting it anywhere, please let me know, Still if you have queries, please let me know. Take care
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I lost my best friend in his deaseae in blood pressure. So I am very depressed. Please help.

MD - Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Mumbai
Hello, its emotional disorder. Proper diet, exercise, relaxation, prayer n meditation are self treatment for depression play your like game, go out of station with friends or family for week drink orange n pineapple juice 2/3 times a day stay healthy - naturally.
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Is there any test to be done to confirm type one or type 2 diabetes. My diabetologist is confusing me a lot on that and charging very high every time I visit his clinic.

General Physician, Cuttack
For type-1 diabetes diagnosis- blood test for auto antibody which destroys beta cell of pancreas, presence of ketone in blood for type @ diabetes do blood sugar (fasting and post prandial testing,), hba1c (glycosulated hemoglobin) testing consult diabetologist/physician with report for advice and treatment.
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My Cardiologist has advised not to take any greasy, oily stuff in the food, but you advise the other way for the Ghee. I have two stents installed in my arteries and doing pretty well. I am overwhelmed with bewilderment and stunned. Do you have clinical proofs to assert your observations? Like researcher. Have found out etc etc or as Several researches indicate that these fatty acids have the ability to burn calories and bringing about weight loss. While decreasing hunger, they are also responsible for oxidation of fats that get accumulated in your body.

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Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Pune
Dear Much of the research quoted by our specialist is done in the West where fat in food indicates non Veg fat. Veg oils, seed oils do not have cholesterol like non Veg fats. This is the basic mistake in translating the research done. Cow ghee is well researched for the health benefits. You will find clinical. And medical research in many websites. Try net search. You will be surprised and happy. Regards.
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What is the major factor of heart attack in this present scenario, regarding to having food habit.

MBBS, M.S, M. Ch, F.I.A.C.S
Cardiologist, Chennai
Junk food. Ghee dalda sweets salt intake very high. No exercise. Stress and anger. Beef. Pork. All cause rise in cholesterol and heart attacks.
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I had heart problem my Dr. Cardiologist. Told to angiography but prior that I had done some report hiv etc all normal except creatine is 1.38 so I should go for angiography or not?

Angiography is advised if you have some block in your heart.its a small pipe getting inserted in your blood vessel and a dye is pushed through that in your blood vessel which will detect any can be diagnostic as well as the same time things can be done to remove the blocks. It is the only way to diagnose and treat blocks in your heart. if you have more trouble go for it.
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Meri mother in law ne kuchh din pehle apne 16 to 18 Teeth jisme Daad bhi shamil hai, ab kuchh din se unako b. P. Reh rha hai medicine bhi le rhe hai lekin b. P. To control hai kabhi kabhi high ho ja rha hai lekin medicine lene se unaki bhukh khatm ho gyi hai roz subeh unake pet mai gas ho jaati hai or unhe lagta hai ki unki jeev moti ho rhi hai or kamjori bhi kaafi aa gyi hai. please btay kya karna chahiye echo karwai thi bo bhi normal hai.

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Bp fluctuates due to dental pain as well. Sometimes dental pain cause fever also you need to consult dentist asap for the solution of those teeth which you mentioned. For gastritis tell her to take pantoacid -dsr for 1 week empty stomach. Give multivitamin syrup 2 teaspoon morning -night for 2 weeks. She shld consult a physician as well for proper investigations.
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Yesterday ni8 while eating dinner I felt a sharp pain below chest, within 3 minutes I got burp and got relief from pain. What does this pain? Why does it occurs?

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General Physician, Mumbai
This is a typical case of Gastro-oesophygitis, caused by not adequately chewing food & gulping it down the throat. You should chew your food properly, so that it mixes with the saliva, which is alkaline in nature, and then swallow your food to prevent acidity at the junction of the gullet & the stomach. Needless to say, avoid hot spicy food!!!
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I am 35 yrs male, I have symptoms of heartattack, but many hospitals test said my heart is absolutely right. Then what is cause of these symptoms.

M.B.B.S., M.D.
General Physician, Delhi
Pychological and abdominal symptoms are also like heart symptoms, go for ecg and 2 d echo, if normal than nothing to worry.
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Sir, how can I reduce my blood pressure to normal condition. Presently my blood pressure is 130/90.

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Cardiologist, Kolkata
Reduce body weight by dieting with less salt intake, exercise regularly, good sleep, if smoker stop it immediately.

All About ECMO - Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Fellowship in Electrophysiology, Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology, DM - Cardiology, MD - Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
All About ECMO - Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

How many of us had heard about Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) before Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister late J Jayalalithaa was put on it for recovery? Hardly a handful. Patients who are placed on the device have 50-50 chance of survival and while it could not help the late Chief Minister, her condition put a spotlight on ECMO.
What is ECMO?
ECMO is a life support device that is put in place when a patient’s heart and lungs stop functioning completely post a cardiac arrest. When the patient does not respond to Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), the patient is put on ECMO.  
Function of ECMO 
The core function of the device is to separate carbon dioxide from the blood and add oxygen into it. It takes the load off from heart and lungs, providing critical time to the body organs for its treatment and recovery.
Patients are only put on ECMO, if there is a chance that the condition can be reversed. 
How does ECMO work? 
The device drains blood from a vein, which is attached to an oxygenator machine. The machine then removes carbon dioxide from the blood and adds oxygen to it. Depending upon the condition of the patient, the warm blood is either pumped into the body with the help of the machine or is transferred back into the body through an artery. 
How long a patient can be on ECMO?

  1. After seven days of being put on ECMO,there are chances of patient getting an infection.
  2. In case the patient contracts an infection, it is recommended to take the patient off ECMO support.
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