About Dr. Devi Shetty

Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty is the Founder, Chairman and Senior Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at Narayana Health.

Over the course of his distinguished career, Dr. Shetty and his team have performed over 1,20,000 heart surgeries, 40% of them are on children. He also had the privilege of being the personal Physician to Saint Teresa of Kolkata. In 2000, he started Narayana Health (then known as Narayana Hrudayalaya) in Bangalore. Since its inception, NH has now grown to be one of India’s largest healthcare groups providing world-class, affordable, safe and quality care for all.

As an expert in the field of Cardiac Surgery, Dr. Shetty is invited by the National Board of Examinations to officiate as an independent examiner for the fellowship students in Cardiac Surgery and in the evaluation of institutions as training centres for CardioThoracic Surgeons.

Dr. Shetty conceived the idea of micro health insurance to address the need of making healthcare affordable to the weaker sections of society. The program, named 'Yeshaswini Micro Health Insurance', allows people to pay a small premium per month and have access to over 800 surgical procedures when needed in over 400 network hospitals across the state.

Our Specialities

With a wide range of medical specialities on offer, Narayana Health is a one stop destination for affordable, quality services and care for international patients.

Patients' Testimonials

Featured are some of the testimonials of our patients from Bangladesh.

Master Fayaz Hasan from Bangladesh

Master Fayaz Hasan underwent pediatric heart surgery by Dr. Debasis Das and Dr. Amitabha Chattopadhyay

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Ms Mitu Khatun from Bangladesh

Ms Mitu Khatun underwent pediatric heart surgery by Dr. Amitabha Chattopadhyay

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Mr. Master Ittai James Moshifrom Bangladesh

The doctor had to perform an Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation because cancer had spread to other parts of the body.

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Mrs. Ahona Dasfrom Bangladesh

The operation was performed successfully and the patient returned home within a week of recovery.

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Mr. Yaesin from Bangladesh

Shares his story and how he underwent Bone Marrow Transplant at Mazumdar Shaw Medical Centre, Bangalore.

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Mr. Nazbul Mandal from Bengal

Mr. Nazbul Mandal was suffering from a rare congenital heart disease since he was 3 years old

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Mr. Hazi Md Muzzafar Sheikh from Bahadurpur

Mr. Hazi Md Muzzafar Sheikh, 61 years old from Bahadurpur, Bangladesh underwent Bypass Surgery at Narayana Multispeciality Hospital, Barasat

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Mr. MD Sultan Uddin from Bangladesh

Mr. MD Sultan Uddin from Bangladesh came to Narayana Health, Bangalore with a blockage in the heart.

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Patient Success Story | Kidney Transplant | Dr. Pratik Das

One such patient from Bangladesh visited R N Tagore Hospital, Kolkata for his Kidney Transplant operation.

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Patient Success Story | Hole in Heart | Dr. Prakash

Mr. Jaziba Islam Wafa from Bangladesh visited Narayana Health with his cousin sister. His sister had a hole in her heart. After initial investigations the patient was advised to undergo ASD closure device implant. The surgery was performed successfully.

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International patients treated every year

Doctors' Speak About Health & Treatments

Watch videos of our Doctors talking about various diseases, their causes and symptoms, precautions to be taken and treatments available in Narayana Health.

Plan Your Visit

Listed below are some of the key points of assistance provided by Narayana Health in the different phases of your visit and treatment journey with us.

  • Your travel itinerary
  • Travel documents and visa
  • Credit, cash, local currency
  • Medical documents and records in English
  • Financial, insurance & payment information
  • Suitable clothing for local weather conditions
  • Medications
  • Airline Medical Form (MEDA) formalities
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