Dr. Ramana Kumar
Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery.

about the doctor

Dr. Guddati V Ramana Kumar is the practicing Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Surgery in Visakhapatnam for the last two decades, He is attached to Apollo, Omni, Hospitals in Vizag and a visiting Consultant in Vizyanagaram district, Tirumala Superspecality hospital, Sai Hospital and Surya Global Super Specialty hospital in EGDT (East Godavari district).

Dr Ramana Kumar has initiated and established Cardio Thoracic Program me in multiple hospitals.

Dr Ramana Kumar, Visakhapatnam.

Dr Ramana Kumar


Dr G.V Ramana Kumar is graduated from Andhra medical college and did Post Graduation in AIIMS (ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES) New Delhi.
He worked in Thoracic unit and gained enormous exposure in Thoracic and Thoracoscopic surgeries.

Dr.Ramana Kumar has done his Superspecality (CVTS) in Prestigious KEM (King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai), where he had extensive hands on training in all types of Cardiac Surgeries. He later joined as Junior consultant in Apollo Chennai, under PadmaBhushan Dr M.R.Girinath and gained enormous experience in OFF PUMP CABG, and Total Arterial revascularization. He was also associated with Dr Sunder, Dr Ramesh, Dr Madan who started Transplant program me and got initial exposer to Transplant Surgeries.

Dr G.V Ramana Kumar has done his Fellowship in Adult Cardiac surgery in RAH (Royal Adelaide Hospital) Adelaide, South Australia where he gained hands on training in Valve sparing Root surgeries, MICS, (Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgeries), and Endo Vascular Surgeries.

Dr Ramana Kumar returned back to Visakhapatnam from abroad and has been practicing here for 2 Decades exclusively doing all kinds of innovative Hybrid Surgical Work along with routine Adult Cardiac Surgeries including CABG, off pump, Total Arterial Revascularizations, Valve replacements, Valve repairs, Aneurysms of Ascending, Arch, and Descending Aorta, also does lot of Thoracic work including Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy, Decortications and Thoracoplasties. He also does peripheral revascularization in extremities in PVD and trauma with vascular injuries.

fields of interest

Dr G.V Ramana Kumar's special field of interest is OPCAB, Total arterial revascularization, Minimally invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (MICS), Endovascular Surgery. TAVER, Heart failure surgeries including SVR, Surgical Ventricular Restorations, Mechanical Heart Support, ECMO, Heart and Heart lung Transplant program me.


1) Takayasu’s Arteritis with Ostial and left main coronary stenosis. G.VenkataRamana kumar, N.B.Agarwal, Satish javali, Anil madhav Patwardhan. Tex heart inst J 2007;34(4):470-4.

2) Double chambered ventricles: A retrospective clinicopathological study. G.V. Ramana kumar, Pradeep Vaideswar, N.B.agarwal, Jagdish khandeparker, jayant khandekar, Anil patwardhan. IJTCVS 2007;23:135-140.
3) Atrial flutter with Right Atrial Aneurysm – Late presentation of Cardiac Trauma- case report. G.V.Ramana kumar, Jayant Khandekar, Jagdish Khandeparkar. IJTCVS 2005;21:222-223.

4) Intravenous uterine leiomyomatosis extending into the right heart Martin K Oehler, Lino Scopacasa, Michael Brown, Guddati V R Kumar, James Edwards. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2010;51:91-95

5). IMAGES FOR SURGEONS, IntraPericardial Dermoid Cyst presenting with Acute Coronary Syndrome. Jaideep K Trivedi, Guddati V Raman Kumar, Kodem Damoder Rao, ANZ J Surg ( 2017), doi:10.1111/ans.14090

6). Intracardiac Repair in adult Tetrology of Fallots with Destroyed lung( post tubercular) Jaideep kumar Trivedi, G V Ramana kumar, K Damoder Rao, P Ravi Chandrahas, Kiran Tanety, K Rama Rao. Surgery Curr Res, 7:297.doi:10.4172/2161-1076.1000297

contact details

E-mail id : drgvrkumar@yahoo.com
Phone number - +91 73827 07057


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