Medical School
Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences (2001)
Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences (2001), Transitional Year
Graduate School
The University of Toledo (2002)
Hurley Medical Center (2006), Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Michigan (2009), Pediatric Cardiology
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2010), Pediatric Interventional Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Research Interest

    • Bio-degradable Stents
    • Cardiac Catheterization - pediatric and adult congenital heart disease
    • Hybrid Interventions


    Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

    Trans-catheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus - What is the best device?
    Ghasemi A, Pandya S, Veeram Reddy SR, Turner DR, Du W, Navabi MA, Mirzaaghayan MR, Kiani A, Sloan K, Forbes TJ. Cathet and Cardiovasc Intervent 2010 76 Nov
    Left Ventricular Mechanical Synchrony and Global Systolic Function in Pediatric Patients Late after Ventricular Septal Defect Closure: A Three-Dimensional Echocardiographic study
    Veeram Reddy SR, Du W and Zilberman M Congenital Heart Disease November 2009 4/6 454-458
    Prevalence of Pericardial Effusions in Children With Large Atrial or Ventricular Septal Defects.
    Reddy SV, Thomas RL, Ross RD. Am J Cardiol 2009 103 271-272
    Is it safe to perform cardiac catherizations on adults with congenital heart diseases in a pediatric catherization laboratory?
    Garekar S, Paules M, Reddy SV, Turner DR, Sanjeev S, Wynne J, Epstein ML, Karpawich PP, Ross RD, Forbes TJ. Catheterizations and Cardiovascular Interventions 2005 66 414-419
    Cardiovascular involvement in Kawasaki Disease.
    Reddy SV, Forbes TJ, Chintala K. Images Paediatr Cardiol 2005 23 1-19

    Honors & Awards

    • Scientific Scholarship Award
      Pediatric and Adult Interventional Cardiac Symposium (2013)
    • Finalist, Best of the Best Abstracts
      SCAI 32nd Annual Scientific Sessions (2009)
    • Finalist, Young Investigator Award, Chief Fellow (Children’s Hospital of Michigan)
      AAP/NCE, Boston MA (2008)
    • Outstanding Resident Educator Award (2006 and 2007)
      Michigan State University/Hurley Medical Center (2007)
    • Chief Resident, Resident of the Year Award, Resident Research Investigator Award (2005)
      Michigan State University/Hurley Medical Center (2006)
    • National Champion-Gold Medal
      Indian Association of Pediatrics (IAP) Quiz, India (2000)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Heart Association (2011)
    • Dallas County Medical Society (2010)
    • Texas Medical Association (2010)
    • Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (2006)
    • American College of Cardiology