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Dr R Benedict Raj

Speciality / Department
Sr Consultant – Cardiothoracic Surgery


  • M.B.B.S, Madurai Medical College, MK University (1991)
  • MS (General Surgery), Madras Medical College, MGR medical university (1998)
  • M.Ch. (CVTS), Madurai Medical College, MGR medical university (2004)
  • Fellowship in pediatric cardiac surgery, Narayana Hrudayalaya through RGUHS, Bangalore (2006)

Dr. Benedict Raj is a consultant Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon with over 17 years of experience. He is best known Paediatric cardiac surgical expertise, while he is also an accomplished surgeon for adults with acquired and structural heart disease. He has written numerous publications and has made many presentations in conferences and is the life member of the Indian Medical Association and Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons. “Thymic artery: uncommon origin from proximal aortic arch or distal ascending aorta.” is his latest original publication which got published in ITALIAN JOURNAL OF ANATOMY AND EMBRYOLOGY in 2015.


  • Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Neonatal Cardiac Surgery
  • Valve Preserving TOF Repair
  • Mitral, Tricuspid, Aortic and Pulmonary Valve Repair & replacement
  • Thoracotomy ASD Repairs
  • Re-do Operations
  • Maze Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Refractory V.T.