Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery


Adult Cardiac Surgeries

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)-OFF pump and ON pump.
  • Aortic Valve Replacement/Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement /Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair
  • Thoracic Artic Replacement
  • Ventricular Aneurysm Repair/Myectomy
  • Post MI VSD repair
  • Pericardectomy
  • Pericardial window

Congenital Heart Surgeries:

  • Surgical closure of ASD
  • Surgical closure of VSD
  • PDA ligation
  • Complex congenital Surgeries-TOF etc.,

Thoracic Surgery procedures

  • Decortication
  • Lobectomy
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Diaphragmatic surgeries
  • Bullectomy
  • Surgery for Pneumothorax
  • Pleurodesis

Vascular Surgery Procedures

Access for Haemodialysis:

  • Arteriovenous fistulas, simple and complex
  • AV graft insertion
  • Permacath insertion
  • Salvage of AVF, endovascular and open.

Venous Disorders:

  • Varicose veins: open, Radio frequency ablation, foam sclerotherapy
  • DVT: catheter guided thrombolysis, Mechanical Thrombectomy, IVC filter placement, Venoplasty (stenting)

Arterial Occlusive Disorders

  • Open bypass: Femoro popliteal, Aorto femoral, Femoro distal, pedal, mesenteric, upper limb
  • Endovascular: ballooning/ stenting of aorta, iliacs, femoropopliteal, below the knee, mesenteric , upper limb
  • Hybrid


  • Open: aorta, Femoral, Popliteal, Mesenteric, Upper limb
  • Endovascular: EVAR, TEVAR
  • Hybrid


  • Endarterectomy, stenting, tumour excision.


  • Management of thoracic outlet disorders
  • Arterio venous malformation, open and endovascular
  • Amputation, debridement’s

OPD Details

  • OPD Timings :09:00am to 05:30pm on week days/working days .
  • On Sundays and General Holidays: 09:00am to 1:00pm
  • Cardiothoracic OPD: 0821-2335426
  • For Special Clinic Appointments: 0821- 2335261 / 67
  • CTVS ICU Phone No(Direct):+917022032853


Dr.Shyam Prasad Shetty.B.
FRCS (CT), FRCS (Eng), FRCS  (Edin), MBA(HA)
Associate Prof & Head

His main interests are Adult cardiac, thoracicaortic and general thoracic surgery. His major interest are OFF-pump and ON-pump coronary artery Bypass Grafting, Aortic valve replacement and Mitral valve replacement and repair, Tricuspid valve repair, Heart Failure surgery Keen on ECMO, LVAD, Heart Transplant surgery.He has been extensively trained in Adult cardiac & Thoracic surgery in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.He has spent one month as an observer at the Mayo clinic under Dr. Joseph Derani at the Mayo Clinic USA.He is a member of the British Thoracic Society and Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons.

Dr. Sujay K. R.
Associate Professor, Department of CTVS

Dr Sujay KR finished his cardiac surgical training from Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, Bangalore as the gold medallist for his batch in 2005. After his CTVS training he worked in various hospitals and has over 12 years experience in cardiovascular surgery.  At present he is working as consultant cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon and unit chief in JSS Medical College and Hospital since September 2015. In addition to cardiac surgery in adults, he also does paediatric cardiac and vascular surgical work. His interests are coronary artery bypass grafting, Valve replacement and repair, total intracardiac repair for congenital heart disease, Aortic surgery, Carotid endarterectomy and peripheral vascular surgeries. He is a registered life member of Indian Medical Association, Karnataka Medical Council and Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons.

Dr. Ganesh G Gowda
Assistant Professor
Vascular Surgery

He is an alumnus of JSS Medical College Mysore and has immense pleasure in serving his alma mater. He has been extensively trained in both open & endovascular procedures in the esteemed Sir Ganga Ram Hospital New Delhi. His major interests are in endovascular aortic aneurysm repair&venoplasties. He is also keen on providing endovascular solutions to a wide array of vascular pathologies. He is a member of the Vascular Society of India and is avidly involved in academic & research work. He has actively participated in organizing live endovascular conferences & CMEs and has presented & published various papers.

Dr. Dinesh Kumar
Assistant Professor&Consultant Cardiac Anaesthesiologist

He has 10 years of experience in anaesthetising patients undergoing cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery. His main interests areclinical research, perioperative management of Congenital heart disease, Valvular heart disease, aortic surgery and carotid surgery. His expertise is in Perioperative TEE, Cardiac and Neuro monitoring, regional anesthesia and Cardiac critical care. Post-doctoral fellowship and DM in cardiac anaesthesia from Sri Chitra Trivandrum an central government institution. He has publications in various journals. He is a life time member of Indian society of anaesthesia and Indian association of cardiac and thoracic anaesthesia.

MBBS, MD, Fellowship Cardiac Anaesthesia
Assistant Professor&Consultant Cardiac Anaesthesiologist

His main interests are Adult Cardiac & Paediatrics Cardiac Surgeries. He has been trained in Adult and Paediatrics Cardiac surgeries and takes a keen interest in post-op pain management. He is member of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologist and also Indian Association of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia.He takes a keen interest in Educating students taking personal care of the students’ academics.