Chairman , MBBS, MD, FRCP, MRCP, Fellowship,
38 years of experience
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
New Delhi , India
Dr Ashok Seth is one of the most respected & coveted Cardiac Surgeon in
With a thriving experience of over 32 years, he is renowned for performing
over 50,000 angiograms and 20,000 angioplasties.
He has been featured in the “LIMCA” Book of records for performing one
of the highest numbers of angiographies and angioplasties in the world.
Dr Seth is the first cardiologist in Asia Pacific region to perform an
Angioscopy and directional Atherectomy.
He is also counted amongst the few cardiologists in the world to perform the
procedure - Percutaneous Myocardial Laser Revascularization
Dr Seth is one of the youngest person to be honoured Doctorate of Science
(D.Sc.) honouris Causa by Banaras Hindu University.
He also was one of the youngest overseas doctors to be awarded
Fellowship of all the three Royal Colleges of London, Edinburgh & Ireland.
Dr Seth has been honoured with the prestigious National award of "Padma
Bhushan" and "Padma Shri" Award by the President of India.
He is the First Cardiologist from Asia to be elected on the Board of
Governors of Society of Cardiac Angiographies and Intervention (USA).
Dr Seth has successfully trained over 350 cardiologists in India and abroad
and has also performed demonstrations on advanced angioplasty techniques
at over 400 international conferences and seminars in various Asia Pacific
He has more than 250 publications to his credit in various prestigious
journals nationally & internationally.
He has his articles in renowned print media like Economic Times , Times of
Chairman, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, 2008
Chief, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Gurgaon, 2007
Senior Consultant, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, 2004
MBBS, Jawahar Lal Nehru University, Aligarh
MD, SGPGI - Lucknow
FRCP, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians , London
MRCP, Member of the Royal College of Physicians , U.K.