Education: MBBS, MD (Med) Pune, MRCP London, CCT Cardiology Cambridge UK
Expertise: He passionately manages heart attack and primary coronary angioplasty. He is expert to perform left main angioplasty, bifurcation techniques, Rotablation, coronary angiography, chronic total occlusions, percutaneous Balloon aortic valvotomy, balloon mitral valvuloplasty, alcohol septal ablation for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, permanent pacemaker implantation.
Dr. Rahul is also a specialist in peripheral vessel angiography and angioplasty including (subclavian angioplasty, renal angioplasty, iliac, femoral, popliteal and below knee angioplasty).
Experience: Dr. Sawant is Associate Professor of Cardiology at Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Medical College and Hospital, Pune. He has expertise in complex coronary intervention. Dr. Sawant worked as a mentor for Cambridge Medical School and Queen Mary’s University Medical School in London.
- Published paper in European Journal of Heart Failure “Pregnancy and treatment outcome in a patient with left ventricular non-compaction” (in 2013).
- Rhabdomyolysis due to an uncommon interaction of Ciprofloxacin with Simvastatin” in the Canadian Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Fellowships: Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology from Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn Medical School, New York in 2013 - 2014
Awards: Dr. Sawant was awarded for CCT Cardiology by Royal College of Physicians London in 2014.
- General Secretary of students association at Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Medical College
- Secretary of Resident doctors association of Pune (MARD)