Dr Susan George

Department: Cardiac Sciences

Designation: Senior Consultant Cardiologist

Qualification: M.B.B.S, M.D. (General Medicine), D.N.B (Cardiology)

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Dr Susan George is an extremely adept medical professional with an overall experience of 30 years in the field of Cardiology. She has a vast experience in Non-invasive Cardiology with special interest in echocardiography both adult and paediatric and clinical cardiology. She also has a keen interest in academics and training and is a teacher for the DNB (Cardiology) course of the National Board of Examinations New Delhi. She has many papers and publications in both national and international Cardiology journals.

Experience

30 Years of Experience

Experience:

  • July 2009 till date

Senior Consultant Cardiologist, Gleneagles Global Health City Chennai

  • March 2001 – March 2009

Consultant Cardiologist, Chest Disease Hospital Ministry of Health, Kuwait

  • May 1997 – February 2001

Assistant Professor of Cardiology,Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai

  • September 1996 – April 1997

Assistant Professor of Cardiology,Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

  • January 1994 – September 1996

Post DNB Registrar in Cardiology, Institute for Cardiac Treatment and Research, Southern Railway Headquarters Hospital, Chennai.

  • August 1990 – December 1993

Full-Time Registrar in Cardiology, Southern Railway Headquarters Hospital, Chennai

Expertise

  • 2D Echocardiography
  • Transesophageal echocardiography and intraoperative echocardiography
  • Strain rate imaging and its applications
  • Dobutamine stress echocardiography
  • 4D reconstruction
  • Assessment of paediatric and adult congenital heart disease
  • Pre and postoperative assessment of organ transplant recipients
  • Structural heart disease

Publications

  1. Susan George , AL Salama, B Uthaman, G Cherian : Echocardiography in    differentiating  tuberculous from chronic idiopathic pericardial effusion: Heart 2004; 90:1338-1339
  2. Mohammed Shukkur, Mustafa Ridha, Susan George: Primary stenting for traumatic coronary artery dissection from blunt chest trauma-A Case Report: Int.J.of Angiology 2004: 13:86-88:
  3. E Raja Saravanan  E,V Kirthivasan, N Madhu Sankar, G Balasubramaniam, S George Aneurysm  of Sinus  of Valvalva :uncommon presentation .  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2011:19:422-426
  4. Raja Saravanan Elumalai,Kirthivasan V,Madhu Sankar N, Vaidyanathan K,Balasubramani G, George S .Concomitant Aortoplasty with Septal myectomy for Supravalvar aortic stenosis in an adult: World J of Cardiovascular Surgery 2012
  5. Susan George,Joy Thomas. Giant Coronary artery aneurysm following Kawasaki Disease follow up by various cardiac imaging modalities. Heart Asia 2012; 4:155
  6. George S,Varghese J, Chandrasekaran S, Perumalla R, Reddy MS, Gram negative bacteria causing infective endocarditis : Rare cardiac complication after liver transplantation. World J Hepatol 2013 May27; 5(5)
  7. Madhubashini M, George S,Chandrasekaran  S.Streptobacillus moniliformis endocarditis: case report and review of literature. Indian Heart J 2013;65:442-446
  8. Ilankumaran Kaliamoorthy, Akila Rajakumar, Joy Varghese, Susan George, Mohamed Rela .Living donor liver transplantation following Transcatheter Aortic Valve implantation for Aortic Valvular Disease.Semin Cardiothorac VascAnaesth 2020Sep:24(3) 273-278

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