Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

Dr. Rakesh P Gopal
Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai

Designation of Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

Dr. Rakesh P Gopal 
Interventional Cardiologist
Senior Consultant – Department of Cardiology
Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai, India.

Profile Snapshot of Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

  • Dr. Rakesh P Gopal is an Interventional Cardiologist with nearly 22+ years of experience.
  • He has done outstanding work in Interventions for Valvular Heart Disease, Mitral, Aortic, Pulmonary Balloon Valvotomy, and Initiation for Trans Aortic Valve replacement.
  • He is the editor of the book Cardiovascular Interventional Trials Update, published by Mathew Foundation and Asia Pacific Interventional Cardiology India Educational Trust.
  • Dr. Gopal is a firm believer in the No Re-use idea of disposable materials in interventional procedures.

Dr. Rakesh P Gopal’s Expertise

  • Carotid Interventions
  • Chronic Total Occlusions
  • Cutting Balloon
  • Distal Protection Devices
  • Expertise in limb salvage procedures and below popliteal disease angioplasty
  • Graft Interventions and Primary PCI
  • IABP assisted procedures
  • Initiation for Trans Aortic Valve replacement
  • Interventions for Valvular Heart Disease
  • Left Main Stenting
  • Mitral, Aortic, Pulmonary Balloon Valvotomy
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Renal Angioplasty
  • Rotablation, Bifurcation Angioplasty

Work Experience of Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

  • Dr. Rakesh P Gopal is having 22 years of experience in Cardiology
  • He has been working in Apollo Cancer Centre Hospital since 2006 as the lead Cardiologist.
  • Previously, he held the position of Director of Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization in 2001.
  • He has been a visiting lecturer in many medical universities abroad.

Dr. Rakesh P Gopal’s Qualifications

  • MBBS
  • MD (Medicine)
  • DM (Cardiology)
  • DNB (Cardiology)
  • FRCP

Memberships of Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • American College of Cardiology
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Cardiological Society of India
  • Asia Pacific Society for Interventional Cardiology

Publications of Dr. Rakesh P Gopal

  • Dr. Rakesh P Gopal has himself edited the book Cardiovascular Interventional Trials Update published by Asia Pacific Interventional Cardiology India Educational Trust and Mathew Foundation.

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