Dr. Joby K. Thomas
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist
An excellent Interventional Cardiologist with more than 14 years of experience in the field of cardiology. Dr Joby K Thomas has high extensive training in the field of complex Angioplasties including Bifurcation Angioplasties, CTOS, Rotablation and Complex high risk Angioplasties involving imaging and Physiology.
He also had the privilege to get trained at Mount Sinai hospital, New York and Gottsegen Hungarian institute, Budapest for a short stint which helped him hone his interventional skills. He has significant skills in Transradial Angioplasties / from the wrist, Imaging /IVUS /OCT, FFR- assessing the physiology to avoid unnecessary angioplasties, Peripheral Angioplasties, Pacemaker and ICD implantation. He was part of many prestigious Govt. Institutions in Kerala before he started his career at Caritas Hospital.
DM cardiology from Government Medical College Kottayam, in 2009
MD General Medicine from Berhampur Government Medical College (MKCG) in 2006
MBBS from Government Medical College Kottayam, in 2001
Achievements and Expertise
Dr Joby is an accomplished speaker and is a faculty for several National and International Conferences
He was an invited faculty at EURO PCR, Paris in 2019 and European bifurcation club for two consecutive years (2018 and 2019)
He also is a faculty for India live conferences held annually in India. He is also involved in training budding talents in Interventional Cardiology by being part of several workshops conducted at Caritas hospital for beginners
He has to his credit Five Scientific Papers published in various internationally acclaimed scientific journals
FSCAI- Fellow of Society for Angiography and Intervention
FESC – Fellow of European Society of Cardiology
Member of Cardiological Society of India
Member of Interventional Cardiology Council of India
Member of Society for Coronary Imaging and Physiology
He is proficient in Malayalam and English.