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Dr. Prem Alva K B



Paediatric Cardiology


MD(Pead), FIPC

Dr. Prem Alva K B: Leading Pediatric Cardiologist Dedicated to Children's Heart Health

Meet Dr. Prem Alva K B, Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist at A.J. Hospital & Research Centre

Dr. Prem Alva K B is a highly experienced and dedicated pediatric cardiologist, committed to providing exceptional care to children with heart conditions. With over 22 years of experience in pediatric cardiology, he has established himself as a trusted expert in the field. As a Consultant Pediatric Cardiologist at A.J. Hospital & Research Centre, he strives to make a positive impact on the lives of his young patients and their families

Extensive Education and Specialization

Dr. Prem Alva K B's educational background is a testament to his commitment to excellence in pediatric cardiology. He completed his MBBS from Kasturba Medical College in 2001, followed by an MD in Pediatrics from Jagadguru Jayadeva Murugarajendra Medical College (JJMMC) in 2004. He further pursued a Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology from Narayana Hrudayalaya Institute, Bangalore in 2010, honing his skills in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac conditions in children.

Continuous Learning and Professional Memberships

Dr. Prem Alva K B understands the importance of staying updated with the latest advancements in pediatric cardiology. He actively participates in local and state-wide seminars and conferences, keeping himself abreast of the latest techniques and treatment planning strategies. He is a proud member of the Pediatric Cardiology Society of India and the Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP), further showcasing his dedication to his profession and his patients.

A Pioneer in Pediatric Cardiac Care

Dr. Prem Alva K B has been a part of numerous rare neonatal and pediatric surgeries, demonstrating his expertise in handling complex cardiac cases in children. He has played a crucial role in installing a state-of-the-art Pediatric Cath lab, enabling advanced diagnostic and interventional procedures for children with heart conditions.
Click to read the articles of rare surgeries performed-

Rare Neonatal Surgey at A.J. Hospital & Research Centre

3-Day old Baby operated for Congenital Heart Disease at Mangaluru

First Successful Hybrid Newborn Heart Surgery

Comprehensive Range of Specialized Procedures

As a specialized pediatric cardiologist, Dr. Prem Alva K B offers a comprehensive range of procedures to address various congenital and acquired heart conditions in children. His areas of expertise include:

  1. Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty
  2. Balloon Pulmonary Valvuloplasty
  3. Balloon Dilatation and Stenting for Aortic Coarctation
  4. Coarctation Stenting
  5. Pin Hole Surgery
  6. ASD Device Closure
  7. PDA Coil Closure
  8. VSD Closure
  9. Simple & Complex Congenital Heart Surgeries

Dr. Prem Alva K B's expertise and precision in performing these procedures have made a significant difference in the lives of many children, enabling them to lead healthier and happier lives.