Head of Anaesthesiology
MBBS, MD (Anaesthesia), FCA (RGUHS)
Dr. Jagadish Hegde is Consultant Anaesthesiologist. After completing MBBS and MD in anaesthesiology from Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences Bellary in 2002, he joined the Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) at Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital. Later, Dr. Jagadish did a fellowship course in cardiac anaesthesia from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) at Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital and continued there as a faculty member till 2013. During this period he gained experience in managing both adult and paediatric cardiac procedures, heart transplant, LVAD insertion, cath lab procedures, and hybrid procedures. He is especially interested in transesophageal echocardiography. At Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital, he worked in other non-cardiac specialities like neurosciences, head and neck, urology, gastrointestinal, obstetrics, vascular, thoracic, paediatrics, etc. Additionally, he has experience in managing renal and paediatric liver transplant patients.
Dr. Jagadish is also a DNB teaching faculty and is involved in teaching programs which include post-MD fellowships and other paramedical teaching programs. An ACLS/BLS trainer, he has trained numerous people. He believes in safe, ethical anaesthesia practice and is working towards passing its benefits to the patient community.