Dr.Vanitha Arora

  • Heart Specialist, Max Hospital, Delhi.

As the first female electrophysiologist of India, Dr. Vanita Arora is a pioneer female Cardiac Electrophysiologist in the country. Dr. Arora has earned Awards like Rising Star in Cardiology, Woman Doctor Entrepreneur of the year 2018, Chikitsa Ratan along with several other outstanding achievements in her medical career spanning more than two decades and is currently the Director and Head of Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab and Arrhythmia Services at Max Hospital, Delhi.

Educational Qualifications

  • M.B.B.S Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, India (Punjab University)
  • MD (Internal Medicine) Dayanand Medical College & Hospital (Punjab Univ.) Ludhiana, India
  • DNB (Cardiology), Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi,MNAMS
  • FIMSA (Fellow International Medical Specialities Association)
  • FCSI (Fellow Cardiology Society of India)
  • FISE (Fellow Indian Society of Electrocardiology)

Work Experience

  • Oct 2016 - Present: Director & Head, Cardiac Electrophysiology lab & Arrhythmia Services, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India
  • 2012 - 2016: Associate Director , Cardiac Electrophysiology lab & Arrhythmia Services, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India
  • Sept 2009 to 2012: Sr.Consultant Cardiologist, Cardiac Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Services, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India
  • Aug 2007 to Sept 2009: Consultant Cardiologist, Department of Interventional Cardiology, Pacing & Electrophysiology Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • Jan 2005 to Aug 2007: Consultant Cardiologist, Department of Interventional Cardiology, Pacing & Electrophysiology Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, New Delhi, India

Awards & Acheivements

  • Rising Star - Cardiology at the Times Healthcare Achievers Delhi NCR 2017
  • Live Case of Leadless Pacemaker at the TCT India on 7th August, 2016
  • Healthcare Personality of the Year 2016 at the BW Businessworld 3rd Healthcare Summit & Awards on June 5th, 2016
  • Best Case Report Award in Cardiology at the Annual Meeting of Cardiology Society of India- Delhi Branch on December 19th, 2010
  • Distinguished Service Award Bestowed upon by His Excellency, Bharat Ratna Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam for outstanding contribution in the field of Clinical & Preventive Cardiology in the world on September 20th, 2008
  • Magnanimous Award for Excellence in Cardiology presented by IMA Academy of Medical Specialities, New Delhi Branch, celebrating World Heart Day on September 23rd, 2007
  • Chikitsa Rattan Award for Excellence in Medical Science, presented by Shri M.V. Rajashekharan (Honble Minister of state in the Ministry of Planning) at New Delhi on July 25th, 2007

Specialisties

  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • AICD Implantation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy & Heart Failure
  • Leadless Pacemaker
  • Atrial fibrillation management & Complex Arrhythmias
  • Left atrial appendage occulsion devices