Consultant, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
MS, FRCSEd, FRCSGlasg, FVSI
Peripheral Vascular Disease and Diabetic Foot complications, Non healing leg wounds, Deep Vein thrombosis, Varicose veins solutions, especially in previously failed cases
All open and endovascular procedures for peripheral vascular conditions
Dr. R Sekhar is one of the few accredited Vascular Surgeons in India with over 29 years of experience in surgery and 18 years in vascular surgery. He is been trained extensively in both open and endovascular (keyhole) techniques of managing vascular diseases.
More than 600 national and international presentations and 60 publications .Editor in Chief of the Yearbook of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 2016,2018,2020(in press). Editotial board member of the Indian Journal of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery.
Miraculous doctor. Wonderful team, excellent coordination. They pulled my husband back from disaster, performed carotid artery surgery with outstanding expertise. God bless him and his team. My good wishes.
|Procedure||Total individual experience||No in KDAH||International yardstick||KDAH score sheet|
|More than 200 cases||46||Intraoperative stroke rates <2%||1.6%|
|Thermal ablation for varicose veins||More than 10000 cases||More than 5000||Recurrence 3% - 5%||3% - 5%|
|Leg angioplasty for limb ischemia||More than 4000||More than 2000||Target lesion revascularization : 20%
Major amputation: less than 5%
|Less than 20%
Less than 5%
|DVT/Pulmonary Embolism catheterthrombolysis||More than 800||More than 450||Mortality : 2%-5% Cerebral bleed : 2.7%||Less than 2%|
|thrombolysis||150||Cerebral bleed : 2.7%|
|Acute limb ischemia procedures||More than 800||More than 500||Upto Stage IIb : 80%||>80%|
|Dialysis access surgery||More than 2500||More than 400||Success to dialyze(Native) : 75%
1 yr Patency(grafts) : 40%
|Arterial aneurysms||More than 150||More than 50||Perioperative mortality : less than 2%||Less than 2%|
|Deep Venous Interventions for healing leg wounds||More than 100||More than 75||Patency rates of 75% plus||Patency rates of 75% plus|
|Intra Vascular Venous Ultrasound||More than 70||More than 50||-||One of few centre nationally doing this procedure regularly|
|Vascular repair for trauma||More than 100||More than 50||More than 80% limb salvage in early cases||More than 80% limb salvage in early cases|
|Surgery for cervical rib and thoracic outlet syndrome||More than 100||More than 60||Less than 5% major complication rate||Less than 5% major complication rate|