Dr. V T Shah
S. L. Raheja Hospital, Mahim
Dr. V. T Shah is a Senior Interventional Cardiologist practising in Mumbai for the past 25 years.
He trained in Essen Germany and specialised in IVUS and FFR guided Coronary Interventions. He was a pioneer in introducing this technology in Mumbai and other cities of India.
Dr. V T Shah currently performs all types of complex Coronary Angioplasties including triple vessel disease, acute infarctions, left main, bifurcations, chronic total occlusions, rotablations, graft disease through radial and femoral routes. He also performs high-risk IABP supported Angioplasties with/without glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors.
Dr. Shah was among the first to implant the latest commercially available Absorbable (ABSORB) stents in India.
Over the years, Dr. Shah has had a vast number of his research articles and papers (either as first author or co-author) published in peer-reviewed journals in India and abroad. He has attended innumerable conferences and workshops all over the world and delivered many guest lectures and public talks. Dr. Shah has organised various CMEs for General Practitioners and Consultants in Mumbai. He has organised various Public Awareness Lectures and Heart Checkup Camps including Heart Melas in 2003 and 2006 at the Nehru Exhibition Centre as well as a 'Walk for the Heart' in 2008.