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. 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. Ashu Rastogi
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Assistant Professor Dept. of Endocrinology
  • Dr. Ajay Gupta
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology, AIIMS)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologisty,
    CHL Hospital, Indore (M.P.)
  • Prof. (Dr.) Abdul Hamid Zargar
    DM (Endocrinology)
    Former Director & Ex. Officio Secretary to Govt.
    Sheri-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences
    Srinagar, Kashmir (J&K)
  • Dr G. B. Sattur
    Physician and Diabetologist
    Sattur Medical Care, Hubli, Karnataka

  • Prof. (Dr.) Abha Gupta
    MD (Medicine), FIACM
    Sr. Consultant Medicine
    LLRM Medical College Meerut (U.P.)
    Meerut, (U.P)
  • Dr. Vinod Mittal
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant Physician & Diabetologist –
    Delhi Heart and Lung Institute, New Delhi
  • Dr. Birinder Singh Bhatia
    Sr. Consultant Medicine
    Medical Director Magnum Multispecialty Hospital
    Chandigarh, Punjab
  • Dr. Dheeraj Kapoor
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinology
    Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr. Deepak Arjundas
    MD, DM, DNB (Neurologist)
    Sr. Consultant Apollo Hospital
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • 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.) Mradul Kumar Daga
    MD (Medicine)
    Director Professor
    Department of Medicine
    Maulana Azad Medical College
    New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) M. K. Bhatnagar
    MD (Medicine)
    Director Professor Department of Medicine
    Lady Hardinge Medical College ,New Delhi
  • Dr. Manish Bansal
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr. Manoj Chadha
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Prof. (Dr.) Madhur Yadav
    MD (Medicine)
    Professor of Medicine
    Lady Harding Medical College, (New Delhi)
  • 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.) M. Shoaib Zaheer
    Sr. Consultant (Medicine)
    Dept. of Medicine JNM College
    Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh
    Aligarh UP
  • Asst. Prof. (Dr.) Mukesh Rana
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant Medicine
    M.R.A. Medical College,
    Ambedkarnagar (U.P)
  • Dr. Neeraj Kumar Agrawal
    MD (Medicine), DM (Endocrinology)
    Prof. of Endocrinology
    IMS, BHU, Varanasi, (U.P)
  • Dr. Neil Bodoloi
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Guwahati, Assam
  • Dr. Rashida Patanwala Melinkeri
    DNB – Internal Medicine,
    Consultant Physician,
    Sahyadri Speciality Hospital,
    Pune, Maharashtra
  • Dr. P. C. Negi
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
  • Prof. (Dr.) Prafulla Kerkar
    DM (Cardiology)
    Prof. and Head of Cardiology Department
    King Edward Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Dr. P. Jayaprakash
    MD, DM (Endocrinology)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist
    Medical Trust Hospital, Kerala
  • Prof. (Dr.) R. K. Agarwal
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Patna, Bihar
  • Dr. Rahul Mehrotra
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Dr. Ramji Mehrotra
    Department of CTVS
    Sr. Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
  • Prof. (Dr.) Richa Giri
    MD (Medicine)
    Professor & Head Dept. of Medicine
    GSVM Medical College,
    Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
  • Dr. Rashmi Nanda
    MD (Medicine)
    Consultant department of Medicine Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals,
    New Delhi
  • Dr. S. N. Narasingan MD (Medicine)
    Adjunct Professor, The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Prof. (Dr.) S K Agarwal
    MD (Medicine)
    Sr. Consultant Medicine
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi
  • Dr. S. K. Gupta
    MD, DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi
  • 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

  • S. K. Wangnoo
    MD, DM, FRCP (London)
    Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist
    Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
  • Dr. Sandeep Mathura
    MD. DM. FACE.
    Sr. Professor & Head,
    Department of Endocrinology,
    S.M.S. Medical College,
    Jaipur, INDIA
  • Dr. Soumitra Kumar
    DM (Cardiology)
    Sr. Consultant Cardiologist
  • Prof. (Dr.) S. M. Sharma
    DNB (Cardiology)
    Professor of Cardiology
    SMS Hospital
    Jaipur (Rajasthan)
  • 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. 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
    PGIMS, Rohtak
  • 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 Dimitri Mikhailidis
Academic Head Reader and Honorary Consultant
Department of Clinical Biochemistry
Royal Free Hospital,
London, UK