Qualification and Experience
Dr. Anup Taksande is presently working as consultant interventional cardiologist at Wockhardt hospital. Mira Road, Mumbai. He has done his MBBS, in the year 2002, from Grant medical college and was ranked 5th at all India level with distinctions in 5 subjects. In 2007, he completed his MD in Internal medicine from Seth GS Medical College and KEM hospital. In 2010, he completed his DM in cardiology from Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai. He was Assistant Professor in Department of Cardiology at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and worked as Consultant- Interventional Cardiologist at Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences.
Contribution to Medical Science
Dr. Anup Taksande is an expert in performing angiography through femoral and radial route. He is also an expert in Rota ablator use in PTCA, IAMI- Primary Angioplasty in Myocardial Infarction, Bifurcation Angioplasty, Coronary Angioplasty, Device Closures of ASD, VSD and PDA, Balloon Valvuloplasty, Echocardiography Adult, Pediatric and Transesophageal Echo, and Permanent Pacemaker. Dr. Anup has more than 10 years of experience in interventional cardiology.
Conditions treated by Dr Anup Taksande
We have outlined here for you the many conditions whose treatment is done by Dr. Anup Taksande:
- Cardiac Arrhythmias
- Blocked Arteries
- Coronary Artery Disease
Interventional procedures are required for people with structural heart conditions so that they can live a healthy life. With world class equipments and the help of modern technology the doctor can deliver the best treatment to patients. Quality post procedural care is a sign of the patient focused approach by the doctors who ensure that such conditions find the right solution.
Signs to look for before visiting Dr Anup Taksande
We bring to you the various symptoms and signs in patients having structural or non-coronary cardiovascular conditions:
- High Blood Pressure
- Chest Pain
- Shortness of breathe
Fatigue and chest pain are a sign that the person needs immediate solution to their heart condition. A continuous high blood pressure should be monitored regularly and is usually a sign of a structural issue in the heart. Kidneys start getting affected because of structural heart issues and kidney dysfunction could also happen.
Operating Hours of Dr Anup Taksande
It is from Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 7 pm that the doctor operates. The patient reviews of the doctor make it clear that this is a skillful and efficient interventional cardiologist.`
Popular Prcedures Performed by Dr Anup Taksande
Dr. Anup Taksande performs numerous popular interventional cardiology procedures as mentioned here::
- Angiography (Including Non-Ionic Contrast)
- EPS & RFA
- Pacemaker Implantation Surgery
To open blocked arteries, interventional cardiologists commonly perform procedures such as stent placement, angioplasty and atherectomy. In order to resolve the issue of abnormal heart rhythms another very common procedure that is performed is the insertion of the pacemaker and defibrillator.