WHY UNIVERSAL HOSPITAL

We have a team of highly talented and experienced multinational medical professionals who speak our patient’s local language thus not making language as a barrier. Universal Hospital believes in paperless culture and has integrated all the departments through a hi-tech IT system that reduces the patient waiting time and allows them to get a smooth and quick service experience through out the hospital.

REACH YOUR WELLNESS

Dr Georgey Koshy

MBBS, MD(Medicine), DM(Cardiology), FIIC(Interventional Cardiology)
Consultant Interventional Cardiology, Specialist Aeromedical Examiner(Cardiology) GCAA
Head Of Department Cardiology and Chief Medical Officer

EDUCATION

- MBBS - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
- MD(Med) - Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
- DM(Cardiology) - Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India
- FIIC(Interventional Cardiology) - Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore

EXPERIENCE

- Consultant Cardiologist, Universal Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE (April 2013 – Present)
- Specialist Aeromedical Examiner(Cardiology) GCAA
- Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Al Ahli Hospital, Doha, Qatar (September 2008 – March 2013)
- Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, MS Ramaiah Narayana Hrudayalaya Heart Center (September 2007 – September 2008)
- Senior Consultant Cardiologist – Quintiles ECG Services, India (December 2007 – August 2008)
- Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Church of South India Hospital, Bangalore (July 2006 – September 2008)

CLINICAL EXPERTISE / SPECIAL INTEREST AREAS

- General Cardiology
- Interventional Cardiology
- Cardiology in Aviation

MEMBERSHIPS

- Health Authority Abu Dhabi, UAE
- Qatar National Health Authority
- Karnataka Medical Council, India
- International Associate of the American College of Cardiology

CONFERENCES

- India Live, Mumbai (2011)
- Gulf PCR, Dubai, UAE (2011)
- Gulf Heart Association, Qatar (2010)
- CSI Kochi (2009)
- Crossroads Intervention Workshop Delhi (Feb 2008)
- Atrial Fibrillation – EP Workshop Bangalore (2007)
- Interventional Meet Goa (2006)
- APSE & CSI Bombay (2005)
- CTO Workshop Chennai (2005)
- Frontier Conclave – Dr John W Kirklin Memorial Oration (2005)
- CSI Mumbai (2005)
- CSI Bangalore (2004)
- CME in Neurology (September 2000)
- Workshop on Podiatry (May 2000)
- 55th Joint Annual Conference APICON 2000 (Association of Physicians of India) (January 2000)
- API Karnataka Chapter (1998)
- International Update on Heart Failure – Chennai

CONFERENCES AS INTERNATIONAL FACULTY

- • India Live Chennai 2015
- National Intervention council Delhi 2015
- SCALE primary PCI: Speaker and faculty Dubai 2016
- India Live Chennai 2013

PAPERS PRESENTED

- Typical Asthmatic presentation of congenital vascular ring can masquerade a general physician. Case Reports in Vascular Medicine, Vol 2013
- Adenosine induced worsening of supraventricular tachycardia. BMJ Case Reports 10 December 2012
- An initial experience with device implantation in heart failure – Vascular elasticity index detection by cardiovascular profiler in a cohort of hypertensive patients
- Carotid intimal medial thickness as a non invasive marker of vascular damage caused by hyperhomocysteinemia
- Coronary angiogram by right transradial approach in patients with anomalous origin of right subclavian from descending aorta
- Ideal hardware for selective coronary cannulation using transradial approach
- Vascular anatomic challenges encountered during transradial approach for coronary diagnosis and intervention
- Comparative assessment of vascular endothelial function in athletes versus normal population by arterial elasticity/index
- Masquerading presence of coronary – pulmonary fistula
- Transradial coronary angioplasty in Indian patients – single operator’s experience

REVIEWED ARTICLES (PUBLISHED)

- Atrioventricular accessory pathway with anterograde decremental conduction property
- Of little yellow men and fear of light
- A rare case of purulent pericarditis caused by methicillin sensitive staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) precipitating cardiac tamponade

CLINICAL RESEARCH CONDUCTED

- “Awareness of the pulse polio programme in karkala district” in collaboration with WHO (1996 – 1997)
- “OASIS V” – Efficacy of Fondaparinux Vs Enoxaparin in NSTEMI – Investigator
- “OASIS VI” – Efficacy of Fondaparinux Vs Enoxaparin in STEMI – Investigator
- “Rocket AF” – Safety and efficacy of Rivoroxaban – Investigator

Dr Georgey Koshy

MBBS MD(Medicine), DM(Cardiology), FIIC(Interventional Cardiology)
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Specialist Aeromedical Examiner(Cardiology) GCAA
Head Of Department Cardiology
and Chief Medical Officer