Dr. Ashok Seth is one of the best Cardiologist in New Delhi and has an experience of over 30 years in this field. He is the current Chairman of Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi and Head, Cardiology Council of Fortis Group of Hospitals. His contributions in the field of Cardiology, especially Interventional Cardiology have been recognized extensively in India as well as across the world. During his career span, he has pioneered numerous angioplasty techniques- Directional Atherectomy, Angioscopy, Stents, Thrombectomy devices and Drug Eluting Stents, use of Impella heart support device failing heart, Bioabsorbable Stents and TAVI and implemented it successfully both in India and other regions in Asia Pacific. He has performed one of the highest number of angiographies and angioplasties which has been mentioned in the 'LIMCA Book of Records, He has been a part of the Focused Advisory Group and seminal studies for development and clinical applicability of Bioresorbable Scaffold (BRS) Stent which is highly recognised technique worldwide.
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Okhla Road
Dr. Ashok Seth has an experience of over 30 years in this field. He has performed one of the highest numbers of angiographies and angioplasties in the world and features in the 'LIMCA' Book of Records. He has been a part of the core team instrumental in creating the Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi from its first day when he became the Head of Invasive and Interventional Cardiology on his return from England. Dr. Seth was one of the key pillars to make it into one of the most famous landmark institutes in the World. He left the Escorts Heart Institute to create a new standard in cardiac care in Max Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Seth has trained more than 350 cardiologists from India and abroad for applying advanced techniques of angioplasty. The governments of Malaysia, Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and organisations such as WHO, SAARC, Cardiac Society, has sponsored doctors from their country to be trained under Dr. Seth.
Dr. Seth is a Member of the Expert Committee of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation and Directorate of General of Health Services.
For his unique achievements & contributions he has been honoured with the prestigious National Honour of "Padma Bhushan" and "Padma Shri" Award by the President of India in 2015 and 2003 respectively, the National Award of Republic of Spain "Officer's Cross Order of Isabella the Catholic" in 2010, 'Mason Sones Award' from SCAI (USA) in 2010 and numerous other awards. Dr Seth is one of the youngest person to be honoured Doctorate of Science (D.Sc.) honourisCausa by Banaras Hindu University in 1998, He also was one of the youngest overseas doctors to be awarded with the Fellowship of all the three Royal Colleges of London, Edinburgh & Ireland in year 1995.
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), J N Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, India, 1978. Member of the Royal College of Physicians (M.R.C.P.), U.K., 1984, Ireland, 1986. Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (F.R.C.P.), Edinburgh, 1995, Ireland, 1995, London, 1995. Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C.), 1995. Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (F.E.S.C.), 2013. Fellow of the Society of Cardiac Angiography & Intervention (F.S.C.A.I.), U.S.A, 1995. Fellow of the International Medical Sciences Academy (F.I.M.S.A.), 1998. Fellow of the Cardiological Society of India (F.C.S.I.), 2011. Doctorate of Science (D.Sc) HonorisCausa, Banaras Hindu University, India, 1998, Doctorate of Science (D.Sc) HonorisCausa, TirthankarMahavir University, Moadabad, India, 2012. Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) HonorisCausa, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, India, 2012, Doctor of Science (D.Sc) Honor is Causa, Amity University, Noida (U.P.), India, 2012.
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