Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja-Cardio Thoracic Surgeon

Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja, Cardio Thoracic Surgeon


About : Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja, Cardio Thoracic Surgeon

Dr. Lokeshwara Rao Sajja is a very senior, and leading Cardio Thoracic Vascular Surgeon in India with more than 3 decades of experience in the surgical management of many types of heart disease. Dr. Lokeshwara Rao Sajja did his MBBS from Guntur Medical College, Guntur, and his MS General Surgery from JIPMER, Ponicherry. He then did MCh in Cardiothoracic Surgery from AIIMS, and later obtained Fellowship in Cardio Vascular Surgery at the Texas Heart Institute, Houston, USA, and a Fellowship at the American College of Surgeons in Cardiothoracic Surgery. His illustrious career included working at prestigious institutes such as JIPMER, AIIMS, Madras Medical Mission, and he has also received many national awards and international nominations for his work related to cardiothoracic surgery and bypass graft operations. He has been an active member of many societies and organizations including the American Association of Thoracic Surgery, European Association of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, and Asian Society for Cardio Vascular Surgery. Dr. Lokeshwara Rao Sajja is currently the Incharge Director and Senior Consultant Cardio Thoracic Surgery at Star Hospitals, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad.


  • Cardio Thoracic Surgeon / CT Surgeon


  • Cardiac Pacing
  • Coronary Angioplasty / Bypass Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)
  • Invasive Cardiac
  • Mitral / Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral And Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
  • Off Pump CABG
  • On Pump CABG
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Radial Approach Angiography
  • Redo CABG Operations


  • MBBS - Guntur Medical College - 1980 - Guntur verified-badgeVerified
  • MS - General Surgery - JIPMER - 1986 - Pondicherry Verified
  • MCh - Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery - AIIMS - 1989 - New Delhi Verified
  • Fellowship in Cardio Vascular Surgery - Texas Heart Institute - 1992 - Houston, USA Verified
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons (Thoracic Surgery) - 1997 - USA Verified


  • Senior Resident - Cardiothoracic Surgery JIPMER - Pondicherry - 1983 - 1986
  • Senior Resident - Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery AIIMS - New Delhi - 1986 - 1990
  • Senior Registrar - Cardiothoracic Surgery Apollo Hospital - 1990 - 1991
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon Apollo Hospital - 1993 - 1996
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Citi Cardiac Research Centre - Vijayawada - 1996 - 1999
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Madras Medical Mission - Chennai - 1999 - 2000
  • Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Medwin Hospitals - 2000 - 2001
  • Senior Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon CARE Hospital - 2001 - 2008
  • Incharge Director and Senior Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon Star Hospitals - Banjara Hills - 2008 - Currently Working


  • 13711 Andhra Pradesh Medical Council 1981 verified-badgeVerified

Awards and Recognitions

  • Andhra Pradesh Scientist Award - 2007 by AP State Council of Science and Technology
  • Nominated for Techno College Innovation Award of European Association Cardiothoracic Surgery 2012


  • Heart failure Society of India
  • Association for Thoracic Surgery
  • Asian Society for Cardiovascular Surgery
  • European Association for Cardio Thoracic Surgery
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Chicago IL USA
  • Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgeons
  • Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia
  • Denton A Cooley Cardiovascular Surgical Society Houston Texas USA
  • International Advisory Board of Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals

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Dr. Lokeswara Rao Sajja Practice Locations


8-2-596/5, Rd No. 10

Gaffar Khan Colony

Banjara Hills, Hyderabad

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OP Timings

Mon - Sat

11:00 am - 12:00 noon

Fee : 600

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