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Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre

Workshop on “Coronary FFR and OCT in complex coronary lesions”

Saturday, August 03, 2019 |Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune. |Workshop


Department of Cardiology had organized a workshop on “Role of FFR (Fractional Flow Reserve) in BorderlineCoronary Lesions and OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) in Complex CoronaryLesions” on Saturday 3rd August 2019.

Dr. Vivek Manade introduced the Cardiology Department and cath lab in Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College and hospital to the audience including HODs, Faculties, and Medical students.

Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar, theDean, welcomed Dr. Yashraj P. Patil, Treasurer, Dr. D. Y. Patil VidyapeethSociety, Pimpri, Pune, and Dr. Manoj Chopda, Interventional Cardiologist from Nashik. Dr. Yashraj P. Patil, Treasurer, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Society,Pimpri, Pune felicitated Dr. Manoj Chopda with bouquet and Memento. Dr.Chandrakant Upadhyay Introduced Dr. Manoj Chopda Sir and shared his experience with him.

Dr. Manoj Chopda elaborated the importance of FFR, OCT and other emerging specialized techniques in the field of interventional Cardiology through an audiovisual presentation followed by a live demonstration in cath lab workshop.

Hon’ble Mrs. Bhagyashree P.Patil, Vice-Chairperson, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Society, Pimpri, Pune visited cath lab during the live demonstration and had a conversation regarding new concepts, techniques, and equipment with Dr. Manoj Chopda.

Mr. Parag Joshi from ABBOTT The company introduced the FFR and OCT equipment with live demonstration.

The event was graced by Dr.Amarjit Singh, Principal Director, and CEO, Dr. Anil Katdare, Professor, Dr. A.L. Kakrani, Prof. & HOD, General Medicine and Dr. Shahaji Chavan, Prof.& HOD, General Surgery.

Finally, Dr. Shilpi Lahoty, Resident, Cardiology Department, thanked everybody for attending the lecture session and making this small event a grand success.

The workshop ended with high tea and delicious lunch. 

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