Dr Apurba Kumar Sarma

Designation: Consultant
        Cardiac & Vascular Surgery
Degree/Qualification: MBBS, MS (General Surgery), MCh (CVTS)

General Description:

Dr Apurba Kumar Sarma, MBBS, MS, MCh (CVTS) is a familiar name in the field of Cardiovascular Surgery in India as well as in Bangladesh. He worked in the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital at Delhi. He completed the super-specialty training in Cardio Vascular Surgery from the Famous Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology, Kerala, India an institute of national importance. Dr.Sarma has performed 3,300 Open Heart Surgeries and about 2,000 surgeries in Bangladesh successfully. He doesall types of open heart operations with excellent results and the types of operations constitutes Coronary artery bypass surgery including Redo CABG, Coronary Artery Reconstruction surgery, all types of valve replacements and repairs, Congenital heart surgeries Major Vascular Surgeries. In Bangladesh he is the first surgeon to perform the following surgeries successfully: Aortic root replacement operation (Bentall debono procedure) for Annuloaortic ectasia due to Marfan’s syndrome in January 2005.2. Post myocardial infarction VSD repair with CABG and LV aneurysm repair in March 2005 3. Combined Cerebral (Right carotid endarterectomy),Myocardial (CABG) and both lower limb (Bilateral Femoro-popliteal bypass graft) revascularization. Another feather was added to his cap while he became the first surgeon to start open heart surgery programme at Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, Assam, India in February 2006. In the field of Academics he has contributed to the world medical literature, He has many National and International scientific papers. His papers were published in many reputed international Journals. Because of his achievements, Biographical profile of Dr Sarma was published in Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Health care 2006-2007, 6th edition. Dr Sarma is also dynamic and energetic leader having organizational capabilities. He was active steering committee member of National Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Conference-2005, Cochin, India. He is also life member of Indian Association of Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgeon and Indian Medical Association. Recently Dr. Apurba Kumar Sarma has joined Square Hospital as the consultant of Cardiac Surgery.

Experience: More than 15 years