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Dr. Dheeraj Arora

Senior Consultant


Anesthesiology (Cardiac)



Dr Dheeraj Arora is a trained cardiac anesthesiologist and has 22yrs experience after postgraduation. He has worked in various reputed cardiac centers like SGPGIMS Lucknow, GB Pant hospital, Escorts Heart Institute and Medanta- The Medicity in Delhi NCR. He is life member of ISA (Indian Society of Anesthesiologist) & IACTA (Indian Association of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Anaesthesiologist). He has attended various national & international conferences as faculty and delivered guest lectures. He is a certified FIACTA teacher also.

  • MBBS- Pandit BDS PGIMS, Rohtak (Haryana)
  • DNB- Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • PDCC (Cardiac Anesthesiology)- SGPGIMS, Lucknow
  • PGCCHM- National Institute of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi
Anesthesia for adult cardiac surgery & percutaneous cardiac interventions, High risk cardiac surgical cases, Cardiac Critical Care, Perioperative Tranesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Editorial board member of Annals of Cardiac anaesthesia
  • Board member of ICCA (Indian college of Cardiac Anaesthesia)
Original Articles
  1. THESIS during postgraduation- Comparative evaluation of morphine sulphate and tramadol hydrochloride for postoperative pain relief by continuous intravenous and epidural infusion.
  2. Recovery assessment in daycare gynaecological laparoscopic surgery: A comparison of two anaesthesia techniques
  3. Pulmonary artery catheter placement in high-risk coronary artery bypass grafting: Should it be before or after induction of anaesthesia? Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2006; 9(2):120-25
  4. Comparison of continuous thoracic epidural & paravertebral Block for postoperative analgesia after robotic- assisted coronary artery bypass surgery. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2008;11(2):90-95
  5. Cardiac output estimation after OPCAB: A comparison of two different techniques. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2008;11(2):90-95
  6. Non- analgesic benefits of combined thoracic epidural analgesia with general anes-thesia in high-risk elderly OPCAB patients. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia 2015;18(3):385-391
  7. Comparative study of cardiac output measurement by regional impedance cardiog-raphy and thermodilution method in patients undergoing off pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Ann Card Anaesth 2022; 25:335-42
Review Articles
  1. Phosphodiesterase III inhibitors: Latest addition to Anaesthesiologist’s armamentarium. J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol 2004; 20(3):227-237
  2. Benefits & risks of epidural analgesia in cardiac surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 2014 Aug;28(4):1069-75.PMID:24315759
  3. OPCAB- Is it the “best technique” for coronary revascularization? Journal of Clinical & preventive Cardiology 2015;4(4):89-97