Dr V P Nair

Cardiologist
38 years of experience

Specialty

Cardiology

Clinical Interest

Interventional Cardiology

Qualifications

MBBS (KGMC,Lucknow), MRCP (Ireland), MRCP (UK), MRCGP (UK), FAMS (Cardiology-Singapore), FRCP (Edinburgh), FRCGP (UK), FRCP (Ireland),  FRCP (London), FCCP (USA), FACC (USA), FESC (France), PBM, FSCAI (USA)

What I do

Dr V P Nair provides clinical services, such as:
* Specialist Consultation
* Cardiac & Medical Assessment
* Complete Health Screening
* 12-Lead Electrocardiogram (ECG)
See more [ + ]* Heart Rhythm assessment / Pacemaker
* Echocardiography & Ultrasound of Heart
* Ambulatory ECG monitoring (Holter monitoring)
* Ambulatory Blood Pressure monitoring (ABP)
* Comprehensive range of blood/ urine investigations
* Treadmill Stress Test (TM / ETT)
* Myocardial perfusion Stress echo & PET Scan
* Coronary Calcium Score & CT Coronary Angiogram
* Coronary Angiogram, Angioplasty & Stenting (Radial & Femoral Route)
* Renal Artery stenting
* Carotid & Abdominal Ultrasound
* ABI (Ankle Brachial Index)

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Clinic Locations

Nair Cardiac & Medical Centre
Mt Elizabeth Medical Centre #16-08
3 Mount Elizabeth, S 228510

Nair Cardiac Medical Specilaist Centre
Mt E Novena Specialist Centre 
38 Irradwaddy Road #07-35
Singapore 329563

Professional Statement

Dr V P Nair is a cardiologist practicing at Nair Cardiac & Medical Centre, Mount Elizabeth Orchard and Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospitals & Medical Centres, Singapore. His work involves caring for patients through clinical cardiology, interventional cardiology and implantations of stents.

Upon his graduation (MBBS), Dr Nair attained his post-graduate degrees MRCGP UK, 1975, MRCP Ireland, 1977 and MRCP UK, 1979. He then underwent Cardiology Advanced Specialty Training in Singapore and England and was inducted as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore (FAMS, Cardiology) in 1981.

Dr V P Nair also became a Fellow of the Royal ... See more [ + ]College of Physicians (FRCP Edinburgh), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP Ireland) and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP London). Subsequently, he was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners (FRCGP UK), Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP USA), Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC USA) and Fellow European Society of Cardiology (FESC Paris), and Fellow of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (FSCAI USA). 

He then went on to train in interventional cardiology at Regional Cardio-Thoracic Centre, Newcastle Upon Tyne in England, San Francisco Heart Institute in USA, Cleveland Clinic in USA and Broussais University Hospital in France.

Dr V P Nair is multilingual and speaks English, Mandarin, Malay, Bahasa Indonesia, Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam. He has received Most Outstanding Malayalee Award in 1994, PBM - Pingat Bakti Masyarakat (Singapore) in 2009 and was awarded with Hind Rattan in 2001.

Dr Nair has published many scientific papers and has addressed many regional and International Cardiology conventions including the World Congress of Cardiology. He is involved in many Social, Cultural, Educational, Sports and Voluntary activities. He gives regular lectures to doctors and nurses in Singapore and many Asian countries. He has given talks and demonstrations on the new concept of cardio cerebral resuscitation, laughter aerobics, PTCA & Stenting as well as cardiobiomarkers to the medical community and the public in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh and many other Countries.

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Languages Spoken

Chinese, English, Hindi, Indonesian, Malay, Tamil

Education

King Georges Medical College, Lucknow University

Awards and Publications

Most Outstanding Malayalee Award (1994)
Hind Rattan (2001)
PBM - Pingat Bakti Masyarakat, Singapore (2009)

Professional Positions and Memberships

Chairman of Code Blue and Critical Care Committee of Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore (1996 to 1998)
Treasurer of the Singapore Medical Association (1991/92)
Charter President of the Rotary Club of Orchard, Singapore (1990/91)
See more [ + ] President of the Singapore Malayalee Association (1970/71)
President of Singapore Hindu Centre (2001 - 2007)
President of the Global Organisation of People Of Indian Origin (GOPIO) (2001 - 2011)

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Accredited Hospitals

Gleneagles Hospital
Mount Alvernia Hospital
Mount Elizabeth Hospital
See more [ + ] Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital
Parkway East Hospital
National Heart Centre

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Insurances Accepted

Aviva
Parkway Shenton
BUPA
FWD Insurance