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Dr P Krishnam Raju
Qualification : MD, DM  
Designation : Consultant  
Specialty : Cardiac Sciences  
Email : drpkrishnamraju@gmail.com  
Location : CARE Hospitals, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
    CARE Outpatient Centre, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad
Qualifications
  • MBBS – Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh (1964-1969)
  • MD — Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh (1971-1974)
  • DM (Cardiology) – All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (1975- 1978)
Past Positions
  • Senior Resident (Cardiology), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (1975-1978)
  • Asst. Professor (Cardiology), Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad (1978- 1984)
  • Professor (Cardiology), SMC, Vijayawada (1984-1988)
  • Professor & HOD, Dept. of Cardiology, Osmania Medical College Hyderabad (1988-2004)
Expertise
  • Established First 2-D Echo Lab in India at AIIMS, New Delhi (1978)
  • Established First Echo Lab in Andhra Pradesh at Gandhi Hospital (1980)
  • Started First DM (Cardiology) Training Programme at Gandhi Medical& College, Hyderabad (1980)
  • Established First TEE Lab in India at Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad (1990)
  • Established, First Multiplane TEE Lab in India at Kamineni Hospital, Hyderabad (1994)
  • President, AP Cardiological Society of India (1998-1999)
  • General Secretary, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2000-2002)
  • Academic Senate Member, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, < Vijayawada (2001-2004)
  • Vice President, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2002-2004)
  • President, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2004-2006)
  • Inspector, Paper Setter & Examiner, DNB (Cardiology), National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
  • Started Departments of Cardiology at: Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada; AP Chest Hospital, Hyderabad; Kamineni Hospital, Hyderabad; CARE Hospitals, Hyderabad
  • Founder Member, Cardiac Imaging Club, Hyderabad (2009)
Awards & Recognitions
  • Seven Gold Medals in MBBS Course
  • Jagadishlal Kapila Gold Medal in DM (Cardiology) (1978)
  • Man of the Millennium Award (1999)
  • Merit Award, International Society of Cardiovascular Ultrasound (2002)
  • Distinguished Service Award, Govt. of India (2002)
  • Fellowship, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2002)
  • Best Poster Award, Cardiological Society of India, Chennai (2008)&
  • Distinguished Service Award, Govt. of India (2002)
  • Fellowship, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2002)
  • Best Poster Award, Cardiological Society of India, Chennai (2008)
  • Padmabhushan Dr. Siva Reddy Endowment Oration (1998)
  • Major K.N. Rao, Prof. T. Srinivasan Memorial Oration, IMA, Vijayawada (2002)
  • Dr. C. Sita Devi & C.R.R.M. Reddy Endowment Oration (2004)
  • Dr. R.M. Saboo Oration, IMA, Hyderabad (2004)
  • Dr. B V Raju Memorial Oration, BV Raju Institute of Technology, Hyderabad (2004)
  • Col. Dr. D S Raju Memorial Oration (2004)
  • William Harvey Oration, World Heart Day, Kurnool (2004)
  • Bijoy Khanderia Presidential Oration, IAE, Udaipur (2005) & Bangalore (2006)
  • Natesa Pandian Annual Oration, World Congress of Echocardiography and Cardiac Imaging, New Delhi (2011)
  • Established First 2-D Echo Lab in India at AIIMS, New Delhi (1978)
  • Established First Echo Lab in Andhra Pradesh at Gandhi Hospital (1980)
  • Started First DM (Cardiology) Training Programme at Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad (1980)
  • Established First TEE Lab in India at Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad (1990)
  • Established, First Multiplane TEE Lab in India at Kamineni Hospital, Hyderabad (1994)
  • President, AP Cardiological Society of India (1998-1999)
  • General Secretary, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2000-2002)
  • Academic Senate Member, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada (2001-2004)
  • Vice President, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2002-2004)
  • President, Indian Academy of Echocardiography (2004-2006)
  • Inspector, Paper Setter & Examiner, DNB (Cardiology), National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
  • Started Departments of Cardiology at: Siddhartha Medical College, Vijayawada; AP Chest Hospital, Hyderabad; Kamineni Hospital, Hyderabad; CARE Hospitals, Hyderabad
  • Founder Member, Cardiac Imaging Club, Hyderabad (2009)
Publications
  • 5 book chapters
  • 150+ presentations at international and national conferences
  • Over 40 publications