Promed Institute of Cardiac Sciences (PICS)

South Asians develop coronary artery disease up to 10 years earlier than other ethnic groups and have a four times greater risk of heart disease than the general population.

More than half of all South Asians who suffer heart attacks get them before age 50.

The Cardiology department at Promed is equipped with the latest innovations in cardiac care. Our cardiologists give patients of all ages the best care possible. They are well trained and deal with the entire spectrum of cardiac issues including common heart problems such as angina, heart attacks, heart failure, valve problems, arrhythmias, pacemaker issues etc. The Cardiology department is equipped with ECG, ECHO, Treadmill test, Holter monitoring, ABI measurement, Carotid dopplers etc.

Please see vascular surgery and cardiac rehab / preventive cardiology departments for other details.

Our Doctors

Dr. Arun Kalyanasundaram


Chief cardiologist, Promed hospital


  • Complex Coronary Interventions
  • Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO)
  • Interventional Cardiology

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Trained at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH (RANKED #1 in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery since 1995).
  • Clinical Assistant Professor,Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
  • Head, Chronic Total OcclusionProgram, Swedish Medical Center,Seattle, WA, USA.
  • Chief,Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Highline Medical Center, Burien, WA, USA.
  • Pioneer in the field of complex Angioplasties and CTO PCI program in the US and other countries globally.
  • Director, Interventional Cardiology and Head, Chronic Total Occlusion PCI program, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, India.
  • Has performed 2000+ Complex Plasties /CTOs.
  • Proctor for CTOs in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Other Doctors

Dr. B Karthikeyan
MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Cardiology
Dr. Karthick Anjaneya
MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Cardiology
Dr. C Arumugam
MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Cardiology
Dr. R Prem Sekar
MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Cardiology

Letter from Our Chief cardiologist

Dear Patient / Family Member,

Cleveland Cardiac Care (C3) is inspired by the Cleveland Clinic, where I got trained. It is an endeavor to create a system that offers our patients world-class, appropriate, and tailored medical care, regardless of geographical location, social status, and economic ability.
As an entity, I personally guarantee to value your time and convenience. And, as part of the C3 family, you will experience stress-free, immediate and personalized care with compassion and respect. Whatever your cardiac needs, you can rest easy, as our team of professionals is always available to you with cutting-edge technology, vast knowledge and years of experience.
I’m committed to offering the highest quality of cardiac care and services that will create long-lasting relationships with my patients. The care will be comprehensive and encompass everything from prevention to the most advanced curative techniques in cardiology.

Thank you for your time


Dr. Arun Kalyanasundaram, MPH, MD (ABIM) FACC, FSCAI, Intvl.Card (USA)

Chief cardiologist, Promed hospital

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