Founder & Chairman, Lipid Association of India, Dr Raman Puri

Dr Raman Puri graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College in 1976. He did his MD Medicine & DM Cardiology from Delhi University.

He established the Department of Cardiology in Safdarjung Hospital in 1992.

He was Head of Cardiology Unit in Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital prior to joining IP Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.

He had worked as Fellow in Interventional Cardiology in Hospital Charles Nicolle, France and National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka-Japan.

He is working as Senior Interventional Cardiologist at IP Apollo Hospital since October 1996.

His work involves interventions including Coronary angiographies, Coronary angioplasty and stenting, Valvuloplasty, Device closure of the heart defects such as ASD, PDA and pacemaker implantation besides clinical cardiology practice. Dr Puri has also contributed to advances in intervention. He is the first interventional cardiologist in India to perform left atrail appendage closure for prevention of stroke in patients with atrail fibrillation.

He has special interest in preventive cardiology especially dyslipidemia and hypertension.

National Members

  • Dr. -A. K. Ganjoo
    MS, MCh-CTVS
    Sr. Consultant Cardiothoracic surgeon
    Apollo Hospitals, Mathura Road
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Abdul Hamid Zargar
    DM (Endocrinology)
    Sheri-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences
    Srinagar, Kashmir (J&K)
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Abha Gupta
    MD (Medicine), FIACM
    Sr. Consultant Medicine
    LLRM Medical College Meerut (U.P.)
    Meerut, (U.P)
  • Dr. -Ajay Gupta
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology, AIIMS)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologisty,
    CHL Hospital, Indore
    Indore, M. P.
  • Dr -Altamash Shaikh
    MBBS, DNB (Med), DNB Endocrinology, FIAD, FACE (US),
    Consultant Endocrinologist, Diabetologist and Metabolic Superspecialist
    Saifee Hospital
  • Dr. -Anil Chaturvedi
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant (Medicine)
    Vice Dean, Indian College of Physician
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -Anil Sabharwal
    MD (Paediatric)
    Sr. Consultant Paediatrician.
    Sabharwal Hospital
    New Delhi
  • Dr -Arumugam Muruganathan
    MD Medicine
    The Tamilnadu Dr MGR University
    Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
  • Dr. -Ashu Rastogi
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Assistant Professor Dept. of Endocrinology
    PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • Dr. -Dheeraj Kapoor
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinology
    Artemis Hospital
    Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr -G. B. Sattur
    Physician and Diabetologist
    Sattur Medical Care,
    Hubli, Karnataka
  • Dr. -Girish Khurana
    MBBS, MD (Medicine), FICP, FIACM, FDI, PG Dip. Diabetes, Cardiff University (UK)
    Physician Diabetes & Heart Specialits
    Vidya Medicare Centre
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Harmeet Rehan
    MD (Pharmacology)
    Director Professor & Head Department of Pharmacology
    Lady Hardinge Medical College,
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -Kavalipati Narasa Raju
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Yashoda Hospital
    Secunderabad Andhra Pradesh
  • Prof. (Dr.) -M. K. Daga
    MD Medicine
    Director Professor, Department of Medicine
    Maulana Azad Medical College
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) -M. Shoaib Zaheer
    Sr. Consultant (Medicine)
    Dept. of Medicine
    JNM College Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh
    Aligarh UP
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Madhur Yadav
    MD (Medicine)
    Professor of Medicine
    Lady Harding Medical College
    (New Delhi)
  • Dr. -Manish Bansal
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Medanta Hospital
    Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr. -Milan Chag
    MD, DM (Cardiology), DNB (Cardiology), FACC
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist & Managing Director Care
    Institute of Medical Sciences
    Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Mradul Kumar Daga
    MD (Medicine)
    Director Professor Department of Medicine
    Maulana Azad Medical College
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -Neeraj Kumar Agarwal
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology)
    Prof. of Endocrinology
    IMS, BHU
    Varanasi, (U.P)
  • Dr. -Neil Bardoloi
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Excelcare Hospitals
    Guwahati, Assam
  • Dr. -P. C. Negi
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Indira Gandhi Medical College Shimla
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
  • Dr. -P. Jayaprakash
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist
    Medical Trust Hospital,
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Prafulla Kerkar
    DM (Cardiology)
    Prof. and Head of Cardiology Department
    King Edward Medical College,
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Dr. -Prashant Nag
    MD pathology
    Zonal Head
    Sterling Accuris
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) -R. K. Agarwal
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Ruban Memorial?Hospital
  • Dr. -Rahul Mehrotra
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon
    Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr -Rakesh Kumar
    MD Medicine
    Sr Consultant Internal Medicine
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -Rashida Patanwala Melinkeri
    DNB (Internal Medicine)
    Consultant Physician
    K.E.M. Hospital,
    Pune, Maharashtra
  • Dr. -Rashmi Nanda
    MD Medicine
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Richa Giri
    MD Medicine
    Professor & Head Dept. of Medicine
    GSVM Medical College,
    Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
  • Prof. (Dr.) -S K Agarwal
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant Internal Medicine
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -S. K. Gupta
    MD, DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist & Managing Director Care
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -S. K. Wangnoo
    MD, DM, FRCP (London)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) -S. M. Sharma
    DNB (Cardiology)
    Professor of Cardiology
    SMS Hospital
    Jaipur (Rajasthan)
  • Dr. -S. N. Narasingan
    MD (Medicine)
    Adjunct Professor,
    The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Dr. -S. S. Iyengar
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant & Head Department of Cardiology
    Manipal Hospital,
    Bangaluru, Karnataka
  • Prof. (Dr.) -Sachin Jain
    DM (Endocrinology)
    Director Professor of Medicine Department of Medicine
    Lady Hardinge Medical College
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -Sandeep Mathur
    MD. DM. FACE.
    Sr. Professor & Head, Department of Endocrinology,
    S.M.S. Medical College,
    Jaipur, INDIA
  • Dr. -Sharad Kumar
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology)
    Professor. Department of Medicine.
    ERA Medical College
    Lucknow, U.P.
  • Dr. -Sonika Puri
    Internal Medicine & Nephrology (NYU), American Board of Internal Medicine Transplant ,
    Nephrology (UCSF), American Society of Transplantation, Asst. Profe. Nephrology,
    MS Ramaiah Medical College
    Bangaluru, Karnataka
  • Dr. -Soumitra Kumar
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Fortis Hospital Anandapur, Kolkata
  • Dr. -Suman Kumar
    Department of Microbiology
    Maulana Azad Medical College,
    New Delhi
  • Dr. -T. K. Venkatesh
    MD, DNB (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Intervention Cardiology
    Apollo Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road
    Bangaluru Karnataka
  • Prof. (Dr.) -V.K. Katyal
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Professor Medicine
    Rohtak Haryana
  • Dr. -Vinod Mittal
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant Physician & Diabetologist
    Delhi Heart and Lung Institute
    New Delhi
  • Dr -Vipul Gupta
    M.B.B.S, M.D(Med), F.C.C.P.
    Consultant Physicican and Diabetologist
    Gupta Ultrasound & Heart Care Centre (GUHCC)
    New Delhi

International Members


  • Dr. Devaki R Nair
    Consultant Lipidologist and Chemical pathologist
    Royal Free Hospital,
    London, UK
  • Dr. Deepak Jain, MD, FACC
    Director, Interventional Cardiology
    Medizinische Klinik II
    University aetsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein,
    D-23538 Luebeck (GERMANY).
  • Dr. Satinder Swaroop
    Newport Beach, CA, (USA)

International Advisor


  • Dr Bart Duell
    Professor of Medicine,
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine School of Medicine,
    OHSU, Portland, Oregan. USA