Dr. Deepak Krishnamurthy - Best Cardiologist in Bangalore

Dr. Deepak Krishnamurthy

Senior Consultant - Interventional Cardiology

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), DNB Cardiology

Department - Institute of Cardiac Sciences

Team of Cardiac Sciences Doctors

Dr. Deepak  Krishnamurthy is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Sakra World Hospital, Bangalore. Previously, Dr. Deepak worked at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Bangalore as a Consultant Cardiologist after his DNB training for nearly 2 years during which he independently performed more than 500 balloon mitral commissurotomies, 100 pacemaker Implantations, 1000 coronary angioplasties, 2000 diagnostic angiograms and cath studies, and several peripheral angioplasties and paediatric cardiac interventions.

During the same tenure, Dr. Deepak also attended more than 1000 cardiac emergencies and critical cases, performed more than 1000 transesophageal echocardiograms and provided more than 3000 cardiac consultations. After his tenure at the Sri Sathya Sai hospital, he worked at Apollo Hospitals and Vydehi Hospital, Bangalore, for 2 years, during which he has independently performed a large number of cardiac interventions and treated several cardiac emergencies.

Before joining Sakra World Hospital, Dr. Deepak Krishnamurthy worked at Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road and Narayana Hrudayalaya, Whitefield, Bangalore for nearly 4 years.


Dr. Deepak Krishnamurthy completed his MD and then joined the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical Sciences, Whitefield, Bangalore, which is a high volume interventional cardiology centre for his DNB Cardiology training during which he had extensive training in non-invasive and interventional Cardiology under the able guidance of Dr. P.K. Dash who is a renowned Cardiologist and teacher par excellence.


  • Dr. Deepak is an eminent Cardiologist who was awarded the Wasir Gold Medal in Cardiology for his outstanding performance in the DNB Cardiology Examinations at the all India level.
  • He completed his MBBS from JSS Medical College, Mysore, Karnataka, India.
  • He was the University topper in final MBBS (1998) and was awarded seven gold medals and three awards from the University of Mysore and the Pfizer medallion of merit.
  • He stood 46th in the All India MD/MS entrance examination and joined MD (General Medicine) at Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, which is a 3000 bedded tertiary care centre.

Dr Deepak Krishnamurthy is an expert in primary angioplasty and stenting for acute myocardial infarction and elective coronary angioplasty including complex procedures. He also performs balloon material, Aortic and Pulmonary valve dilatations, peripheral angioplasties and permanent pacemaker implantations regularly.

Dr. Deepak strongly believes in and practice evidence based management of Hypertension, Heart failure and Acute coronary syndromes.   

His expertise in cardiac interventions include:

  • Angioplasty and Stenting (PTCA)
  • Emergency Angioplasty (Primary PCI)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Cardiac Cath Study
  • Pacemaker implantation
  • AICD Implantation
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Device closure of ASD/VSD/PDA
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Renal and Carotid Angioplasty
  • IVC Filter placement and Retreival
  • Alcohol Septal Ablation for Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy, (PTSMA)
  • Paediatric Cardiac Cath study and Intervention


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