Dr. Ankur Phatarpekar - Cardiologist | Wockhardt Hospitals
Dr Ankur Phaterpaker

Dr. Ankur Phatarpekar

Heart Care
MD, DM Cardiology
8 Years
Special Interest


South Mumbai - Mumbai Central

Interventional Cardiology, Coronary Angioplasty, Device Closure of ASD, VSD & PDA.

  • Performed more than 300 PCI procedures as a primary operator including 50 primary angioplasties in myocardial infarction (PAMI). Considerable experience in managing chronic total occlusions and use of intravascular ultrasonography (IVUS). Attended workshops on OCT in coronary arteries under Dr Guglielmo.
  • More than 100 balloon mitral
  • Performed device closures of ASD, PDA, and VSD, balloon procedures of aortic and pulmonary valve, coarctoplasty.
  • Special interest in structural Performed and assisted in complex structural heart disease procedures like device closure of ruptured sinus of Valsalva. alcohol septa) ablation i n HOCM, vertical vein closure, Post Ml VSR device closures
  • Experience in treating pediatric cardiology patients by intervention and also their post-surgical
  • Performed more than I 00 Permanent pacemaker & ICD implantations.
  • Special interest in newer echo modalities like strain echocardiography, 3 D echocardiography, fetal echocardiography & Dobutamine stress
  • Experience in managing large-scale clinical trials like the ODESSEY – OUTCOMES and the FREEDOM eV T.
  • Special interest in the new upcoming field of Oncocardiology, having experience treating a special subset of oncology patients with long-term cardiac issues due to chemotherapy and post
MD, DM Cardiology
8 Years


  • Cardiology Society of India
  • American College of Cardiology
  • European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI)
  • Alumnus, Seth G. S. Medical College, Mumbai, India


  • PhatarpekarA.On yourfingertips a new aid to learning the anatomy of the secundum atrial septa/ deject. I Indian Heart Journal 68 (2016). pp. 366-367.
  • Phatarpekar A, Phadke ,LanjewarC. , Kerkar P. Case report: Cardiac manifestations in l’.1ucopolysaccharoidosis Indian Heart Journal 68 (2016), pp. 196-198.
  • Phatarpekar AU , Phadke M, Lanjewar C, Kerkar P. Is the Sac Waiting to Rupture? Sinus of Valsalva Aorta (Stamford). DOI: 10.12945/ j. aorta.2016.15.027 [In Press]
  • Podhar AM, Pahwa JS, Patil DV, Phatarpekar A (2016) Single Access Transcatheter Ventricular Septa) Defect Closure through Trans radial J CardiolClin Res 4(8): 1089.
  • Potdar AM, Patil DV, Pahwa JS, Phatarpekar AU. Transcatheter closure of patent ductus arteriosus – experience with the ‘Direct duct technique’. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research. 2016;7(3):1
  • Bhargava R, Phatarpekar A, Lanjewar C, Modifiedtransjugular approach for percutaneous atrial septa! defect closure Rishi (accepted)
  • Patil, G Vaggar, Pahwa J, Phatarpekar A, Sabnis G, Lanjewar C, Kerkar P. Appropriateness of elective percutaneous coronary intervention on and impact of government health insurance scheme
  • A tertiary center experience from Western India, Indian Heart J (2017), http://dx.doi.org/10 .1016/j.ihj.2016.12.01 8
  • Joshi R., Phatarpekar A, Desai M., Currimboy Z . Neonatal diabetes mellitus due to L233F mutation in the KCNJ J 1 gene.World J Pediatr 2011 Nov; 7(4):371-2
  • Joshi R, Phatarpekar A, .Haemophagocyticlymphohistiocyto sis: A case series from Mumbai.Ann Trop Paediatr 2011;31(2):35-40.
  • Joshi , Phatarpekar A. Propionic academia presenting as diabetic keJoacidosis Indian Paediatr 2011 Feb;48(2): 164-5.
  • Joshi R.. Phatarpekar A. Hypomagnesemia with secondary hypocalcemia due to TRPM6 gene mutution. Sri Lanka Journal of Chi Id Health. 2012; 41(4): 205-206.
  • Joshi R., Phatarpekar A. Endocrine abnormalities in children with beta-thalassemia major. Sri Lanka College of Paediatrics, Vol. 42, June; 2013:81-7

Textbook Chapters

  • Prafulla Kerkar, Indian College of Physicians monogram on “Stress ECG Testing”: Exercise Stress Test in Non Coronary Heart Disease. Chapter 8g. Eds. Dr. S.B. Gupta.
  • Acknowledgment in the textbook: Interventions in Structural, Valvular, and Congenital Heart Disease, Second Chapter on Catheter closure of peiforate d sinus of Va/sa/va. Kerkar P., Giovani J. (Editors: Horst Sievert, Shakeel Qureshi, Niel Wilson, ZiyadHijaji)

OPD Timing

Wockhardt Hospitals

Tuesday: 1 pm to 3 pm
Thursday: 1 pm to 3 pm
Saturday: 1 pm to 3 pm

Second Opinion