Dr S.S. Bansal, Managing Director & Sr. Interventional Cardiologist of Metro Heart Institute with multispeciality, Faridabad has been conferred the prestigious fellowship of America college of cardiology in a convocation ceremony recently held on 26March, 2012 at Chicago.
He is the only cardiologist from Haryana, Punjab, Himachal & J&K, who has been honoured by the fellowship this year. The fellowship is given to few cardiologist worldwide based on their outstanding credentials, achievements & contribution to cardiovascular medicine in society.
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) is a nonprofit medical association established in 1949 to advocate for quality cardiovascular care through education, research promotion, development and application of standards and guidelines in USA.
When accepting election to Fellowship in ACC, each physician pledges, "cooperation and loyalty to the attainment of the ideals" of the College, the most important of which is to promote excellence in cardiovascular care.
Dr. S.S. Bansal was awarded SCAI fellowship in the year 2009 for excellence in the field of interventional cardiology. He was the only cardiologist of India who received it in the year 2009. He has already performed more than 20,000 interventional procedure including Angioplasty of heart vessels, Brain, Legs & Kidney arteries which is the highest number in the Haryana State.