Dr. Lalit Kapoor

Brief Profile

Dr. Lalit Kapoor had been awarded with a “Certificate of Honor” for outstanding achievement in the field of Cardiac Surgery in the year 2005 by Indian Medical Association, Ranchi and also has been presented Honorary membership of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce of Jharkhand in the year 2006. He has also been honored with the Jharkhand Ratna in the year 2003.  He has multiple academic publications, editorials and abstracts to his credit. He is an active member of many professional bodies like the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons. Also, he is on the Executive body of the Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeons of India. He is interested in Adult Cardiac Surgery including Valve repairs, Aortic aneurysms and surgery for Heart failure. He has implanted the first LVAD in Eastern India and is actively pursuing the Cardiac transplant program. He has also been associated with active Paediatric Cardiac Surgery.


Key Procedures Performed

  • Bypass Surgery
  • Valve Replacement
  • MICS (Both CABG & Valves)
  • LVAD
  • Aneurysm
  • Bental
  • Endovascular Surgery


Rare/Unique Skills

  • MICS
  • Off Pump beating heart surgery
  • LVAD
  • Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Surgery


Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • Member (4538) of the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons (EACTS)
  • Member (114926) of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)
  • Life member (L 98014) of the Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons (IACTS). New number F19982025
  • Life member of the Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons of West Bengal (L 98 ­ K 001)
  • Life member Cardiological Society of India (CSI) - (L 2549)
  • Life member Cardiological Society of India (Jharkhand Chapter & Ranchi Chapter)
  • Life member (292) of Indian Society of Organ transplantation
  • Life member of the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS) in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Fellow of the Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons (FIACS)
  • Life member of the Indian Medical Association (JKD/1731/1/392/105944/2004-5/CL)
  • Heart Surgery Forum on the Internet
  • DENCATS Forum on the Internet
  • CTSNet ­ URL: http://www.ctsnet.org/home/lkapoor
  • Life Member (Local Associate) of the Association of Physicians of India (Ranchi Chapter) – (RAL 27/2007)
  • Life member of the Indian Medical Association (BGL/10561/159/853/185361/2013-14/L)
  • Executive Committee member of the Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons of India
  • Endoscopic (Laparoscopic) training programme at The Ethicon Institute of Surgical Education, Mahim, Bombay on the 17th and 18th of November 1995.
  • CME programme on Minimal Access Cardiac Surgery at Jaipur on the 19th of March'98.
  • Medical Physics at SGPGIMS, Lucknow (19/10/9´ 31/10/94)
  • Computer applications at SGPGIMS, Lucknow (8/8/9´ 22/8/94)
  • Biostatistics at SGPGIMS, Lucknow (23/10/9 to 9/9/94).
  • Scientific communications at SGPGIMS, Lucknow (May-June'94).
  • Fibre-optic Bronchoscopy at TATA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, Bombay (01/07/93 ­ 15/07/93).
  • On Molecular biology at SGPGIMS, Lucknow (Oct-Nov'92).
  • On "Computers for non-computer executives” by UMIL, Calcutta Sept' 88. Was awarded the First prize at the course.
  • Diploma   in advanced Basic Programming at   the BDPS, Pondicherry, in 1987. Passed in the First division.
  • On First-Aid by the St. John Ambulance, at Atlantic College, Wales, in 1979.
  • Workshop on Mitral Valve Repair by Dr Patrik Perier, at the Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi on the 19th of November 2004
  • Workshop on Tetralogy of Fallot at Dr Ramalingaswami Boardroom, AIIMS, New Delhi on 11th13th March February 2010
  • Certification Program - The Heart Team Approach to TAVR (Evolute and Core Valves) at Hotel Radisson Blu, Mahipalpur, New Delhi on 17th and 18th of December 2015
  • Workshop on Aortic Dissections atDr Ramalingaswami Board Room, AIIMS, New Delhi on 11th to 13th March2016
  • Workshop and Cadaveric Course on Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Ethicon, at the MS Ramaiah Advanced Learning Centre on the 23rd and 24th of April 2016
  • Advanced Mitral Valve Repair Workshop, at the Heart Institute, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam between 27th to 30th of June 2016
  • Workshop and Cardiac Camp at Hindalco Hospital, Renukoot, on the 26th of July 2016
  • Heartmate II Training Program at B M Birla Heart Research Centre, Kolkata, on 12th and 23th of December 2016.
  • The Heart Team Approach to TAVR (Evolute and Core Valves) at Hotel Santa Cruz, Mumbai on 18th of December 2016.
  • Centrimag 360-degree training at Hotel Lalit Great Eastern, Kolkata on 18th June 2017.
  • Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support – by the NHS Manchester and Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh on 16th and 17th of June 2018 at Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore
  • Cadaver workshop on Surgery for Heart Failure at the MS Ramaiah learning Centre, Bengaluru, conducted by the Heart Failure Foundation on the 13th of July 2018.