Dr. Puneet K. Verma

MD, DNB, DM, FCSI, FSCAI, FACC
Practising Since : 1996
+91 9815577775 / 0172- 2217878

Dr. Puneet K Verma is a well-known Interventional Cardiologist from Mohali, Punjab with more than a decade's experience. He is currently holding a designation of Executive Director cum Senior Consultant at ACE Heart & Vascular Institute, Mohali apart from heading its Interventional Cardiology division. 

Dr. Verma has successfully performed 8000 coronary, peripheral and aortic angiograms, 2900 percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasties, stenting and atherectomies (both Rotational and Directional) of coronary and peripheral arteries, 825 percutaneous balloon valvotomies (mitral, aortic and pulmonary) and 475 pediatric diagnostic and therapeutic procedures which include device closure of ASD, VSD & PDA (nonsurgical closure of holes in the heart).  

He initiated the Interventional Cardiology program at Escorts Heart Institute, Amritsar in 2003 and headed the Division of Interventional Cardiology for nearly five years, performing a plethora of complex catheter-based vascular procedures and device implantations.

Dr. Verma received training in cardiac electrophysiology (study of disorders of electrical system of the heart) during his fellowship at the world famous G.B. Pant Hospital in New Delhi (1994-98) and Lahey Hitchcock Medical Center, Burlington, Massachussets, USA (2000). This exposure helped him to treat more than 500 patients suffering from various disorders with special pacemakers that treat both... [+]

Appointment Information

ACE Heart & Vascular Institute  Mohali, Punjab
Mon
09:30AM to 02:00PM
Tue
10:00AM to 02:00PM
Wed
10:00AM to 02:00PM
Thu
09:30AM to 02:00PM
Fri
10:00AM to 02:00PM
Sat
10:00AM to 02:00PM
Sun
Shivalik Hospital, Sector- 69, Mohali - 160062, Punjab
Tel: (0172) 2217878

Research

A Cardiac evoked response algorithm providing automatic threshold tracking for continuous capture verification, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India.
Participated in the conduct of Multi-centre International Registries: RIVERA (Enoxaparin in PCI, 2005), GRACE (Enoxaparin in ACS, 2006).
CLIMATE-ASIA PACIFIC Study (Clinical Management of Patients with Atherothrombotic disease or Events in 2008 acute setting).

Publications

Article
Gambhir DS, Verma PK, Agarwala R, Kaul UA, Arora R. Transvenous right ventricular pacing through coronary sinus in the absence of right superior vena cava. Indian Heart Journal, 1996;48(4):401-402.
Article
Tyagi S, Gambhir DS, Kaul UA, Verma P, Arora R. A decade of subclavian angioplasty: aortoarteritis versus atherosclerosis. Indian Heart Journal, 1996;48(6):667-671.
Article
Arora R, Verma PK, Trehan V, Passey R, Nigam M, Kalra GS. Transcatheter coil occlusion of persistent ductus arteriosus using detachable steel coils: short term results. Indian Heart Journal, 1997;49(1):60-64.
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Training

Teaching Fellow (General Medicine), P.G.I.M.E.R., Chandigarh, India between 1989-92.
Lecturer (General Medicine), Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana between 1993-94.
Assistant Professor (Cardiology), P.G.I.M.E.R., Chandigarh between 1998-2002.
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