Dr. A. Guru Prakash

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. A. Guru Prakash

Dr. A. Guru Prakash

MD, DM (Cardiology)

Department: Cardiology
Designation: Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
Years Of Experience: 17
Day time OPD: MON - SAT 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Somajiguda
Languages: English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada
Med Reg No: 38823
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Dr. Guru Prakash Avvaru, Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda, provides world-class clinical cardiac care to all patients. He is renowned for his exceptional skills, particularly in performing a maximum number of complex coronary interventions with a remarkably high success rate and an impressively low complication rate.

He specializes in the use of catheter-based techniques for both the diagnosis and treatment of various cardiac conditions. His expertise extends to addressing Coronary Artery Disease, Vascular Disease, Structural Heart Disease, and Congenital Heart Defects. With a focus on delivering advanced and effective cardiac interventions, Dr. Guru Prakash is dedicated to ensuring the well-being of his patients.

Education Qualifications

Education Qualifications

  • 2006: DM Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, Bangalore
  • 2001: MD (General Medicine), Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool
  • 1996: MBBS, Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool
  • Currently working as a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda
  • Resident, Department of Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, Bangalore
Services offeredServices offered
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Pacemaker Implementation
  • Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
  • Rotablation
  • Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) Devices
  • Complex Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
  • Radial Angioplasty
  • Balloon Mitral Valvuloplasty
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Radial Approach Angiography
  • Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Treadmill Test (TMT)
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • 2D Echo
  • ASD/VSD Device Closure
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • PDA Device Closure
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Chest Pain Treatment
  • Hypertension Treatment
  • Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators (ICDs)
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus Device Closure
Special Interest and ExpertiseSpecial Interest and Expertise
  • LMCA Stenting
  • Bifurcation Stenting
  • Primary PCI
  • Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
  • Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
  • Rotational Atherectomy (RA)
  • Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL)
Professional MembershipProfessional Membership
  • Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Member of Cardiological Society of India (CSI) L- 3386
Research & PublicationsResearch & Publications
  • Principal Investigator in over four international clinical trials (with a keen interest in the latest developments in the cardiac field and a particular interest in interventional cardiac procedures)
  • Principal Investigator, Sepia ACS Trial
  • Real World Experience of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Use and its Outcome During Acute Myocardial Infarction at Tertiary Care Centre, 29 November 2021
  • International Indexed Publications
    • Coronary Artery Calcification: From Cell to Stent-A Review (Article in Indian Journal of Clinical Cardiology-May 2021)
Awards and AchievementsAwards and Achievements
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Excellency Award for Best Cardiologist in Hyderabad 2019
  • Vidya Shiromani Award, 2009
  • Secured 1st Rank in DM Cardiology Entrance, SJK, 2003

Frequently asked questions   FAQ'S

  1. 1. Why do patients frequently visit Dr. A. Guru Prakash?

    Patients visit Dr. A. Guru Prakash to receive treatment for various cardiovascular diseases.

  2. 2. What is Dr. A. Guru Prakash's educational qualification?

    Dr. A. Guru Prakash holds the following qualifications: MD, DM (Cardiology).

  3. 3. What does Dr. A. Guru Prakash specialise in?

    Dr. A. Guru Prakash is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist who specialises in LMCA Stenting, Bifurcation Stenting, Primary PCI, Optical Coherence Tomography, Intravascular Ultrasound, Rotational Atherectomy, and Lithotripsy, among others.

  4. 4. Where does Dr. A. Guru Prakash practice?

    Dr. A. Guru Prakash practices at Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda.

  5. 5. How can I book Dr. A. Guru Prakash’s appointment?

    You can schedule an appointment with Dr. A. Guru Prakash for both an Online Video Consultation and an OPD Consultation by visiting his profile on Yashoda Hospitals.

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