Doctor Details

Dr. Raju Vyas (Cardiac Surgeon)

Head of Cardiac surgery
Fortis Hospital Shalimar Bagh, Delhi
MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
  • Delhi
  • 35 Years Experience Overall (22 years as specialist)
  • Mon - Sat (09:00 AM - 01:00 PM)
  • Experience
  • Education
  • Ongoing-Project
  • Publication
  • Scholarships & awards

Dr. Raju Vyas

Dr. Raju is a highly skilled cardiac surgeon who holds the position of Director and Head of Units at Fortis Hospital Shalimar Bagh. He has expertise in both adult and pediatric cardiac surgery and performs a wide range of procedures to treat various cardiac conditions in patients of all ages. Here is a summary of the procedures he is proficient in:
Adult Cardiac Surgery: Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG): Dr. Raju performs CABG procedures, which involve rerouting blood flow around blocked coronary arteries to improve blood supply to the heart muscle. Redo CABG: This procedure is performed when a patient has previously undergone CABG and requires a revision or additional bypass surgery. Valve Repair and Replacements: Dr. Raju is skilled in repairing or replacing heart valves, which may become dysfunctional due to various heart conditions. Combined Procedures: He is experienced in performing combined procedures, which may involve multiple cardiac surgeries during a single operation. Complex Cases: Dr. Raju handles complex cases such as Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM), Subaortic Membrane repair, Aortic Root enlargement for small Aortic root, Bentall operation (a procedure for aortic root and valve replacement), and Infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) Repair: Dr. Raju performs surgery to repair holes in the wall between the heart's upper chambers. Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) Repair: He specializes in closing openings in the wall between the heart's lower chambers. Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) Repair: TOF correction involves repairing multiple heart defects to improve blood flow to the lungs and the rest of the body. Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD) Repair: AVSD correction involves fixing abnormalities in the heart's atrioventricular septum. Coarctation of the Aorta Repair: Dr. Raju performs procedures to correct the narrowing of the aorta, which obstructs blood flow. ALCAPA Translocation: He addresses Anomalous Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery (ALCAPA), a congenital heart defect. Aortopulmonary Window (AP Window) Repair: Repairing abnormal openings between the aorta and pulmonary artery. Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection (TAPVC) Repair: Surgical correction of TAPVC, a congenital heart defect involving abnormal connections of pulmonary veins to the heart.
Dr. Raju's extensive experience and expertise in both adult and pediatric cardiac surgery make him a valuable asset in the field of cardiac care at Fortis Hospital Shalimar Bagh. Patients can trust him to provide comprehensive and specialized treatment for a wide range of cardiac conditions.

Scholarships & awards

  • 1. Awarded as best cardiac surgeon in Delhi NCR.
  • 2. Awarded Gold Medal as an appreciation award by Fortis Escorts Hospital on completion of 10 years in the organization and services rendered.
  • 3. Appreciation Award for my services by Fortis Health care on 10th year Anniversary celebrations.
  • 4. Best performance in MS(General surgery) Examination
  • 5. Second highest marks in the Second year science University of Rajasthan
  • 6. Literary Activities Won the award of District quiz champion in Inter School Championship in 1979
  • 7. Sports represented
    • a. The district Cricket team for super league Championship
    • b. Won the award of Best Cricketer of the year
    • c. Won the Championship of badminton
    • d. Won the discuss throw Championship
    • e. College cricket captain for 3 year

Education & Experience

Pre-University Board of Secondary Education, Rajasthan Sardul higher Secondary School (July 1977)
University 1. First Year Science Dungar College, Bikaner University of Rajasthan (July 1980)
2. Second Year Science Dungar College, Bikaner University of Rajasthan (July 1982)
M.B.B.S. Sardar Patel Medical College University of Rajasthan (Dec.1988) Bikaner
M.S. (General Surgery) Jawaharlal Nehru Med. College University of Karnataka (August 1993)
M.Ch. (Cardio thoracic & Vascular Surgery) Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital Delhi University (1998) Delhi

Ongoing Project

  • 1. Aortic Root Enlargement Procedure.
  • 2. Septal Myectomy in HOCM.
  • 3. Strategies to minimize use of blood transfusion in cardiac surgery.


  • 1. Epidemiological study of Goiter in Belgaum- ICMR Project (1990-1993)report published in 1993.
  • 2. Reviews submitted to Delhi University for the award of M.Ch. Degree.
    • a. Aortic root Enlargement Procedure.
    • b. Atrial Septal defect
    • c. Benign neoplasms of the lung
  • 3. Surgical options for Ebstein’s anamoly published in Journal of Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons. IJCTVS;2000;16;11-14. Kaushal S.K., Dagar K.S., Vyas Raju, Singh A., Radhakrishnan S., Iyer Parvathi, Shrivastava S., Iyer K.S
  • 4. Concurrent Single Stage Repair of coarctation of Aorta and associated cardiac pathology in adult patients , Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardio Vascular Surgery 2006 Yugal Mishra , Harpreet Wasir, Raju Vyas , K.K Shrama , Poonam Khurana & Naresh Trehan.
  • 5. Intradiaphragmatic TAPVC: early referral & Intervention Crucial for successful outcome: P. Kaushik, S.K Kaushal , K.S Dagar, Raju Vyas, S.Girotra, S.Radhakrishnan, S.Shrivastava, P.Iyer, K.S Iyer.
    Indian Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2004
  • 6. Concurrent Repair of Supramitral Ring & associated difects. S.K Kaushal , S. Collison , K.S Dagar, R Vyas, S. Radhakrishnan, S. Shrivastva , K.S Iyer. Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardio Vascular Surgery 2004.
  • 7. Surgical Stratigies of Ebstein anomaly S.K Kaushal, K.S Dagar, Raju Vyas, S.Girotra, S.Radhakrishnan, S.Shrivastava, K.S Iyer.
  • 8. Levoatrio Cardinal Vein: Inique POP of Valve S.K Kaushal , K.S Dagar, R Vyas, S. Radhakrishnan, S. Shrivastva , K.S Iyer 2004.