Dr. R. S. Karthik is a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist who is currently practising at Aster RV, JP Nagar, Bangalore. He has overall 3 and half years of experience in this field. He has completed his MBBS from Shri B M Patil Medical college and hospital, Bijapur, Karnataka in 2009 and MD in General Medicine from Sri Venkata Sai Medical College & Hospital, Mahabubnagar, Andhra Pradesh in 2013. Later, in 2018, he completed his DNB in Cardiology from Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore.
Prior to joining Aster RV, he has been working as an Associate Consultant Interventional Cardiologist Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta road, Bangalore. Also, he has worked as an assistant professor in the department of general medicine at Shri Basaveshwara medical college and hospital, Chitradurga. Moreover, he belongs to a family of 40 doctors.
Research & Publications:
International journal of recent trends in science and technology 2014: HsCRP in Diabetes patients and its correlation with glycaemic control
CSI Annual conference 2016, Kochi: In award presentations
A Comprehensive study of Radial versus Femoral Access for Primary Angioplasty in Acute Myocardial Infarction.
AP APICON2012, Vizag: HsCRP in Diabetes patients and its correlation with glycaemic control
A case of primary Sjogren’s syndrome
Non professional achievements:
Have represented state level in 5 sports Under 16 Cricket, Football, Kabbadi, Shotput & Wrestling.
Was in Medical college Cricket team for all 5 years, won North zone Cricket trophy