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Dr Swati Garekar

Dr. Swati Garekar

Dr Swati Garekar

Senior Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist


Overview

Dr Swati Garekar is a senior pediatric cardiologist in the Fortis  Pediatric Heart Care Team (Fortis PHC Team).  She has been associated with the centre since its inception in 2006, as the first comprehensive pediatric cardiac care centre in Mumbai. Her approach to a baby and their parents has been that of compassion for them coupled with evidence-based guidance for the path ahead. It helps that she has had the best training followed by ample experience. The Fortis PHC team members bring together their individual strengths and ensure the best care possible for each and every patient.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Echocardiography
  • Fetal echocardiography
  • 3D printing of complex heart defects
  • Heart Failure: Cardiomyopathies and Heart Transplant
  • American Board Certified (Pediatric Cardiology)
  • 3 year residency in Pediatrics  (American board Certified) at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan, US. 
  • 3 year Pediatric Cardiology fellowship  at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, Michigan, US (American Board Certified -valid certificate to date) 
  • Training Course in 3 D echocardiography at Evelina Children’s hospital, London, UK (2011)
  • Numerous publications in indexed medical journals including Journal of American College of Cardiology, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, World Journal of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, Catheter and Cardiovascular Interventions, Annals of Pediatric Cardiology and NeoReviews
  • Numerous book chapters with various publications houses including JayPee, American Academy of Pediatrics , Indian Academy of Pediatrics and Springer.
  • Numerous talks at conferences all over India

Affiliations

  • PCSI: Pediatric Cardiac Society of India
  • IAP: Indian Academy of Pediatrics
  • ABP: American Board of Pediatrics
  • INSHLT: Indian Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • SfHLT: Society for Heart Failure and Transplants
  • IACI: Indian Association of Cardiovascular Imaging 
  • IAE: Indian Academy of Echocardiography

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