Dr Rohit Khurana
Subspecialty: Coronary intervention – including complex procedures
- Dr. Khurana is a senior consultant cardiologist with a special interest in coronary artery disease and resistant hypertension and its treatment by catheter based interventions. He practices at both Gleneagles Hospital and Mount Elizabeth Novena Specialist Centre
- Dr. Khurana studied medicine at Oxford University, UK, and obtained his Bachelor (BA) and Master (MA) degrees in 1993 and 2000, respectively. He also undertook his clinical studies at Oxford and graduated in 1996. He was awarded his PhD from the University of London in 2004. He has been a Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP) UK since 1999 and was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP) in 2012.
- Dr. Khurana performed his general cardiology training at several teaching hospitals in London UK, and subspecialty training in coronary intervention at Kings College Hospital, London and Vancouver General Hospital, Canada. He is an experienced interventionist routinely performing complex angioplasty.
- Dr. Khurana was an appointed senior consultant cardiologist at the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) and visiting senior consultant to Changi General Hospital (CGH) in 2009. With his extensive training in the UK and Canada and contributions to research, he was accepted as a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) in 2010 and awarded Fellowship to the American College of Cardiology (FACC) in 2012.
- Dr. Khurana has a strong track record in both basic and clinical and research. He has presented his work, winning Young Investigator awards and in 2001 was a recipient of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship, which allowed him to undertake 18 months of his research at Dartmouth College, USA.
- Dr Khurana has a joint academic position as Assistant Professor at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore where he is involved in the teaching of medical students. He contributes to the Fellows teaching for the annual Singapore Cardiac Board review course. He is a member of the Research Committee for the Singapore Heart Foundation.