Dr. D. Seshgiri Rao

Dr. D. Seshgiri Rao

Dr. Seshgiri Rao D

Dr. Seshgiri Rao D, Cardiologist


  • MD ,DM


  • Dr. D.Seshgiri Rao senior professor and former head of the department of Cardiology, NIMS joined as a director in Indo US Super specialty Hospital, Ameerpet after 28 years of service in Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences.
  • He came to the rescue of the Department of Cardiology in 1993 when a big team of 13 cardiologists left the institution suddenly.He developed it to the present state with national and international recognition.
  • He was instrumental in doing more than 40000 cardiac procedures and responsible for doing 5 procedure for the first time in the country and some of them for the first time in Asia.
  • He trained more than 100 cardiologists in the country and also abroad.
  • He was the first interventional cardiologist chosen by C3 conference in Baltimore USA to transmit live cases through satellite from NIMS for two consecutive years.
  • Winner of many awards including prestigious Pride of India leadership award by his excellency Sri Anirudh Jagannadh, President of Mauritius for his contribution to Interventional Cardiology.
  • Great teacher and taught many postgraduates and published many papers in international and national journals.
  • Organized more than 200 free cardiac check-up camps in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and helped many poor and deserving patients by treating them with interventional procedures