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  • Name Dr.Kavitha Chintala
  • Specialization Paediatric Cardiology
  • e-mail ID apollohealthcity@apollohospitals.com
  • Location Apollo Health City Campus Hyderabad
Dr.Kavitha Chintala


  • MBBS; MD/Residency Paediatrics; DM/Fellowship in Paediatric Cardiology; Additional training in fetal Cardiology

Awards and Achievements

  • 10 years of experience in taking care of all congenital heart diseases in children and adults.Consultant perinatal Cardiologist in Fetal medicine divisions of various hospitals.
  • Founder, AP Pediatric Cardiac Network, Hyderabad10 years of experience in teaching /mentor students, MD’s, fellows and staffConducted heart camps, Community service projectsInvited speaker for several local, regional, national conferenceDeveloped counsel curriculum materialSeveral peer reviewed publications

Research and Publications

  • Atrial baffle problems following mustard operation in children & young adults with dextro-transposition of great arteries; need for improved clinical detection in current era. Patel s, shah d, chintala k, karpawich pp. Congenit heart dis.2011 sept ;6(5):466-74.doi:10.1111/j.1747-0803.2011.00532.x.epub 2011 june 22
  • Postprocedural outcomes of rural children undergoing correction of congenital  heart lesions in yunnam province, china. Ho tc, ouyang h, lu y, young ah chintala k, detrano rc. Pediatr cardiol.2011 aug;32(6): 811-4.epub 2011 apr 11.

Work Experience

  • Senior Paediatric Cardiologist, Apollo Hospital
  • Consultant perinatal Cardiologist in Fetal medicine divisions of various hospitals.
  • Ex-Assistant Professor, Fellowship Education Co-ordinator & Director fetal Cardiac program at Wayne State University, USA.

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Board certified in Paediatric Cardiology by American Society of Echocardiography
  • Fellow of American College of Cardiology and American Society of Echocardiography
  • Founder, AP Pediatric Cardiac Network, Hyderabad
  •  Experience in teaching /mentor students, MD’s, fellows and staff
  • Conducted heart camps, Community service projects
  • Invited speaker for several local, regional, national conference
  • Developed counsel curriculum material
  • Several peer reviewed publications

Special Interests

  • Congenital heart disease Imaging
  • Fetal Echocardiography
  • Pulmonary hypertension


  • MBBS- Gandhi Medical College, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 1986 – 1991
  • MD, Niloufer Hospital, Hyderabad, 1992 – 1995
  • Residency Paediatrics- Cook County Hospital, Chicago, ILLINOIS, USA, 1997 – 2000
  • DM/Fellowship. Paediatric Cardiology- Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI.U Wayne state University, 2000 – 2003
  • Additional training in fetal Cardiology- Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, USA

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