Dr. Saeed Akhtar
Chief Cardiac Surgeon, Regency Hospital, Kanpur
Dr. Saeed Akhtar has done his MBBS, MS in Gen Surgery and MCh from King George Medical College (now CSM Medical University), Lucknow, India. Thereafter he has served in Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi and Malhotra Heart Institute, New Delhi as Chief Cardiac Surgeon. He has been a fellow at the Thorax Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden. Presently he is serving Regency Hospital Kanpur as a Chief Cardiac Surgeon.
Dr. Saeed Akhtar specializes in Adult Cardiac Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery and Peripheral Vascular Surgery. He has performed more than 3500 Open Heart Surgeries and approx 1500 OPCAB.
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