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Dr. S. A. Merchant is a Sr. Interventional Cardiologist fo 25 years at Mumbai, India.

Dr. S A Merchant has more than 25 years of experience in the field of interventional cardiology. He has been trained extensively in Invasive Cardiology at various renowned centres in the world. Lasers and Rotablator at the Massachussetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, USA. Balloon Angioplasty, Stents and Valvulopasty at the University of Rouen, France, Directional Atherectomy and Ballon Mitral dilatation at Hospital Multizonale, Milan, Italy. He has done pioneering work in the field of perfusion balloon angioplasty and stents. At present, he is actively involved in carotid stenting, renal angioplasty and treating multi vessel coronary artery disease with medicated stents.

Dr. Merchant has participated and presented papers in various national / international conferences in USA / France / Italy / Africa / China / Dubai. He regularly conducts live angioplasty workshops and lectures in interventional cardiology in India and around the world. Dr. Merchant has been awardd the prestigious fellowship of the American Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention.

Expertise

  • Cardiac Catheterisation and Angiography.
  • Coronary Angioplasty with drug eluting stents.
  • Valvuloplasties
  • Carotid and real stenting.
  • Permanent pacemaker implant and arrhythmia management.
  • Soluble Stent Implant.
  • TAVI - Transfemoral Aortic Valve Implant