Dr.Fazil Mohamed Azeem

Dr. Fazil Mohamed Azeem is Senior Consultant in Cardio Thoracic Surgery with more than 15 years of experience to his credit. He is trained to perform all forms of adult Cardiovascular and Thoracic surgery procedures.

Qualification & Higher Training

FRCS (CTh), London Deanery, London ,UK. 

FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, UK.

MS (Gen Surgery), Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

MBBS, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, Coimbatore, India

Previous Experience

 Consultant  Cardiac Surgeon - Royal Brompton Hospital , London ,UK                                                                                                                       
Senior Consultant and Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon – KIMS, Trivandrum, India                                                                                                         
Senior Consultant and Chief Cardiothoracic Surgeon -  Sree Mookambika Heart Institute, Kulasekharam, India                                                           
Senior Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon and Director of Structural Heart Surgery – Meitra Hospital, Calicut, India

Awards and honors: Awards

Gold Medal for best student in Medicine – PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Professional Membership

  • European Association of Cardio-thoracic Surgeons (EACTS)
  • Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland (SCTS)
  • International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgeons (ISMICS)
  • Indian Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons (IACTS)

Areas of Expertise

  • Beating heart Total Arterial CABG
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Minimally invasive Mitral Valve surgery
  • Minimally invasive Aortic Valve and aortic surgery
  • Aortic surgery including valve sparing aortic root surgery for aneurysms and dissections
  • Aortic arch surgery
  • Hybrid aortic aneurysm repair with debranching
  • Surgery for mediastinal and cardiac tumors
  • ECMO and VADs
  • Redo- cardiac Surgery
  •  Mediastinoscopy
  • Lung resections