Dr. V K Swamy

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Qualification : FRCPCH, MRCPCH, CCT (UK), DCH

Designation : Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist

Speciality : Pediatric Cardiology

OPD Schedule : 09:00 am - 03:00 pm

Dr. V K Swamy is an eminent paediatric cardiologist with an experience of over 13 years in paediatric care including over 7 years in the field of paediatric cardiology. Having worked at different healthcare institutions of pediatric cardiac care repute in UK for over 12 years, he is known for his skills in facilitating paediatric cardiac surgeries and managing paediatric heart problems. He was also one of the first few trainees in UK who has got trained as a PEC (Pediatrician with a special interest in cardiology).

Total experience

  • Over 13 years

Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers.

  • New Born Life Support Instructor, Resuscitation Council, UK, 2010
  • FRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London, UK, 2009
  • MRCPCH, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London, UK, 2001
  • DCH, Institute of Child Health & Hospital for Children, Madras Medical College, 1999
  • MBBS, Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli, 1996

International Training:

  • Consultant Neonatal Paediatrician, Colchester General Hospital, Colchester | Jan’09 – Aug’11
  • SPR Paediatrics, West Suffolk Hospital, Bury, St.Edmunds | Mar’08 – Dec’08
  • SPR Neonates, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge | Aug’07 – Feb’08
  • SPR Paediatric cardiology, Alderhey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool | Jul’06 – Aug’07
  • SPR Neonates, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge | Mar’06 – Jun’06
  • SPR Paediatrics/Neonates, Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich | Mar’05 – Mar’06
  • SPR in Paediatrics (community & general), Colchester General Hospital, Colchester | Mar’04 – Mar’05
  • LAT in General Paediatrics, North Staffordshire University Hospital, Stoke on Trent | Aug’03 – Feb’04
  • SPR Neonatology (Clinical Fellow), Queens Medical Centre University Hospital, Nottingham | Feb’03 – Jul’03
  • Fellow in PICU, Queens Medical Centre University Hospital, Nottingham | Aug’02 – Jan’03
  • S.H.O in Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff | Feb’02 – Jul’02
  • S.H.O Paediatrics, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff | Feb’01 – Jan’02
  • S.H.O in Neonatology, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff | Aug’00 – Jan’01
  • S.H.O in Paediatrics/Neonates, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham | Nov’99 – Jul’00

Professional Memberships

  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiac Society of India

Clinical Interests/ Specialised Treatments /Area of Expertise

  • Non – Invasive Pediatric Cardiology
  • Fetal Echo Cardiography

Research and Publications

  • Cardiology service provision in Colchester University Hospitals, National Presentation in PECSIG (BCCA), September 2010, Birmingham
  • Head up tilt test in children – Is it a useful test? International presentation in EAP 2008, Nice
  • The Use of safety intravenous cannula in NICUs in U.K, International Presentation in Europaediatrics 2008, Turkey
  • Difficult neonatal intubations – Survey of practice in NICUs in U.K, International Presentation in Europaediatrics 2008, Turkey
  • Use of Laryngeal mask airway (LMA) in NICU, International Presentation in Europaediatrics 2008, Turkey
  • Review of Paediatric Cardiology services in DGH’s in U.K, National Presentation in RCPCH Spring meeting, York, 2008
  • Cardiology in DGH, Regional presentation – SPR training meeting, Cambridge, 2008
  • Prolonged Qt syndrome, Regional presentation in Cardiology meeting in RMCH, Pendlebury, Manchester, 2007
  • Incidence and risk factors of A.L.L relapse in a UKCCSG Centre, Regional Presentation in Welsh Paediatric Conference, Swansea, 2001

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