Dr. Ritwick Raj Bhuyan

Present Designation:

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Minimal access Heart surgery, Artificial Heart, Lung Support & Transplantation.
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Okhla

Dr. Ritwick Raj Bhuyan is a Cardiac Surgeon in Delhi with more than 20 years of working experience in high volume cardiothoracic centers in India and Australia. He has been associated with nearly 30,000 open heart procedures and independently performed about 12,000 complex open-heart procedures.  He is also a Director at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, Okhla Road, New Delhi, India.

  • MBBS- Gauhati Medical College, Assam
  • MS( General surgery)- Assam Medical College, Assam
  • MCh( CTVS)- Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum
  • Fellowship In Minimal invasive cardiac surgery- Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia
  • Senior Fellow, Aortic Surgery- Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia
  • Fellow in Heart transplant and artificial heart – University Hospital Of South Manchester, UK
  • Senior Fellow, Mitral valve repair – Calvary Wakefield Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
  • Certified Fellow, Ventricular assist Device - Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
  • Certified Fellow, TAVI – University of Lille, France
  • Certified Fellow, Mitral valve repair – Bangkok Chest Institute, Thailand
  • Years of Experience: 20 years
  • Total number of cardiac operations performed: About 12000
  • Total number of cardiac operations handled: About 35000
  • Senior Registrar, Adult cardiac Surgery- Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
  • Senior Registrar, Cardiac Surgery- Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute, Trivandrum
  • Senior Overseas Fellow, Cardiac Surgery- Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia
  • Senior Registrar, Endoscopic Heart Surgery- Calvary Wakefield Hospital, Australia
  • Senior Registrar, Minimal Access Heart Surgery- Ashford Hospital, Australia
  • Senior Consultant, Cardiac Surgery – Max Hospital, Saket
  • Fellow, Heart and Lung transplant- UHSM, Manchester, UK
  • Fellow, Ventricular Assist Device, ECMO- UHSM, Manchester, UK
  • Fellow, LVAD implant – Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
  • Beating heart cardiac bypass operation or off-pump CABG 
  • Minimally invasive or keyhole bypass operation 
  • Video-assisted keyhole valve repair and replacement operations 
  • Heart and Lung transplantation 
  • Ventricular Assist device (VAD ) operations 
  • Mitral valve repair 
  • Transcatheter Aortic valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Aortic aneurysms 
  • Endovascular repair of Aneurysms 
  • Complex Aortic operations 
  • Total arterial revascularisation 
  • Endoscopic Vessel harvesting procedures 
  • Redo cardiac operations 
  • Cardiac Tumour operations 
  • Surgery for Heart failure
  • Thoracic operations 
  • All types of vascular operations 
  • Low-cost innovations for cardiac operations 
  • Development of Innovative artificial heart
  • Society Of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
  • International Society of heart and lung transplantation(ISHLT)
  • International Society for Minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgery (ISMICS)
  • Extracorporeal Life Support Organisation (ELSO)
  • Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons (IACTS)
  • Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons of India (SMICTSI)
  • Australian and NewZealand Society of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons (ANZSCTS)
  • Indian Medical Association
  1. Bhuyan RR, Theodore S, Shymkrishnan KG, Koshy T, Neelakandhan KS, Right pulmonary artery compression by Tran’s esophageal echocardiography probe IJTCVS-2005.
  2. Bhuyan RR, Sadiq A, Theodore S, Neelakandhan KS, Unnikrishnan M, Jayakumar K, Outcomes of surgical management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. IJTCVS-2006; 22, 132-136.
  3. Sinha P, Misra S, Unmikrishnan M, Bhuyan RR. Horse Shoe lung secondary to the hypoplastic left lung for Pneumonectomy, JTCVA, 2007:21:250-252
  4. Theodore S, Bhuyan RR, Krishna Manohar SR, NeelaKandhan KS, Accelerated Calcific degeneration of homologous pericardium resulting in pulmonary venous obstruction following Senning procedure IJTCVS: 2006; 22:22-24.
  5. Rajneesh Duora, Manoranjon Mishra, Ritwick Raj Bhuyan, P Sankara Sharma, Karunakaran Jayakumar, Does transfusion of Residual cardiopulmonary bypass circuit blood increase postoperative bleeding? A prospective randomized study in patients undergoing on-pump cardiopulmonary bypass Asian Journal Of Transfusion Medicine: 2008:2: 51-55
  6. Bhuyan RR, Rajendran S, Unnikrishnan M, JayakumarK, Successful Repair of Aorto bronchial fistula using circulatory arrest, ANZ J Surg,2007, 77 (5):398-9
  7. Xu Robert, Bhuyan RR, Edwards JRM: Staged Bentall Procedure and Extra Anatomical repair of Coarctation of Aorta, ANZ J Surg, 2016; 86 (4):310-11
  8. BhuyanRR, Chaudhuri K, Crouch G, Edwards J, Worthington M, Stuklis RG: Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Procedures – The Current State: Minim Invasive Surg 2013; 2013:679276 
  9. Narula J, Kumar N, Kumar S, Jaiswal S, Bhuyan RR: Left Atrial Thrombus: Is That About It; J Card Crit Care;2017 1: 45-49

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre: Monday to Saturday -1pm to 3 PM (with prior booking only)

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