Cardiac Sciences

With a legacy of over 33 years, department of Cardiac Sciences at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi has established itself as a pioneer in the field of cardiac care, and is recognized for its path-breaking work and services to numerous heart patients. Armed with clinical expertise and cutting-edge technology, the department of Cardiac Sciences has enriched numerous lives through its world-class treatment and compassionate patient care. With Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan awardees serving as doctors, the department is recognized in the world over as a centre of excellence.

Our team of experts specialize in cardiac by-pass surgery, minimally invasive surgery, interventional cardiology, and non-invasive cardiology. Department of Cardiac Sciences at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Okhla consists of state-of-the-art technologies, world-class infrastructure and evidence driven professional cardiologists to provide all cardiovascular services under one roof for children, adults & elderly.

Why Choose us?




Paediatric surgeries

Electrophysiology study


  • Complex Angioplasties – Shockwave Lithotripsy, Laser Angioplasty, Impella supported Angioplasties
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Mitraclip
  • Balloon Valvotomy
  • Electrophysiology study
  • RF Ablation
  • Leadless Pacemaker Implantation
  • Extracardiac Fontan
  • Device Closure
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Coarctation of Aorta
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
  • Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
  • Heart failure
  • Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting
  • Total Arterial CABGs
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Valve surgery

Dr. (Prof) Ashok Seth

CHAIRMAN - Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
CHAIRMAN - Fortis Healthcare Medical Council Interventional Cardiology


Dr. Z.S. Meharwal

Executive Director, Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery


Dr. Krishna S Iyer

Executive Director, Paediatric Cardiac Surgery


Dr. Sameer Shrivastava

Executive Director, Non-Invasive Cardiology


Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

Executive Director, Paediatric Cardiology


Dr. Praveer Agarwal

Executive Director, Interventional Cardiology


Dr. Atul Mathur

Executive Director, Interventional Cardiology


Dr. Anil Saxena

Executive Director, Cardiac Pacing & Electrophysiology

About Fortis Escorts, Okhla, New Delhi

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute has set benchmarks in cardiac care with path breaking work over the past 33 years. It is recognized world over as a centre of excellence providing the latest technology in Cardiac Bypass Surgery, Interventional Cardiology, Non-invasive Cardiology, Paediatric Cardiology and Paediatric Cardiac Surgery. The hospital is backed by the most advanced laboratories performing complete range of investigative tests in the field of Nuclear Medicine, Radiology, Biochemistry, Haematology, Transfusion Medicine and Microbiology.

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute has a vast pool of talented and experienced team of doctors, who are further supported by a team of highly qualified, experienced & dedicated support staff & cutting edge technology like the recently installed Dual CT Scan. Currently, more than 200 cardiac doctors and 1600 employees work together to manage over 25000 admissions and 12,000 emergency cases in a year. The hospital today has an infrastructure comprising of around 310 beds, 5 Cath Labs besides a host of other world-class facilities.

Excellence in Cardiac

ABP Healthcare
Leadership 2019

Best Hospital in

Times Healthcare Achievers
Awards 2018

Hospital in Cardiology

ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV 18
Healthcare Awards 2015,
for the third consecutive year

Best Cardiology
Hospital in India

The Week Magazine
2014, 2015, 2016 & 2018

Gold Award in
Healthcare Delivery Brand

Awards 2020

Best Interventional Cardiology &
Cardiac Surgery Award

Medical Value Travels
Awards 2019