Sukesh C. Burjonroppa, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Interventional cardiology, Vascular Medicine, Structural heart disease, Endovascular Interventions

Special Interests And Procedures

Transradial catheterization and interventio Carotid artery stenting with distal embolic protection PFO and ASD closure Mitral balloon valvuloplasty Aortic balloon Valvuloplasty Percutaneous alcohol septal ablation Complex coronary intervention Endovascular interventions (renal, iliac, SFA, below knee interventions and vena cava filter placement).

He was recognized at the ACC annual convocation held earlier this year in New Orleans (March 2011) with the Young Author achievement award and was presented a plaque at the JACC editors meeting. His manuscript was published in the prestigious JACC interventions. He is actively involved in research and is involved in bringing state of the art treatment to the community in Fort Worth. In keeping with this he was invited as faculty in the recently concluded Dallas Transradial Summit. He has presented numerous abstracts at national and international meetings.

Licensure & Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine Board Certification, 2003
  • Pennsylvania Physician's License, 2004
  • Cardiology Board Certification, 2006
  • Echocardiography Board Certification, 2006
  • Nuclear Cardiology Board Certification, 2006
  • California Physician's License, 2006
  • Vascular Medicine Board Certification, 2007
  • Endovascular Medicine Board Certification, 2007
  • Texas Physician's License, 2008
  • Interventional Cardiology Board Certification, 2009
Hospital Appointments
  • Baylor Scott and White All Saints Fort Worth
  • Baylor Scott and White Heart and Vascular Hospital
  • Heart and Vascular Surgical Center
  • Lake Granbury Medical Center
  • Medical City Fort Worth
  • Medical City Arlington
  • Methodist Mansfield
  • Texas Health Azle
  • Texas Health Fort Worth
  • Texas Health Heart and Vascular Arlington
  • Texas Health Huguley
  • Texas Health SW Fort Worth
Professional Memberships
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention, Fellow
  • Tarrant County Medical Society, Member
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Member
Medical Education
  • Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore India 1991-1997
  • Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Darby PA Affiliated to MCP-Hahnemann University 2000-2003
  • Residency University of Texas Health Science Center, Cardiovascular Disease, 2003-2006
  • Fellowship University of California San Francisco 2006-2008
  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston 2008-2010 Faculty, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

ACLS Certified

Kannada Dr. Burjonroppa was invited to be faculty at the Dallas Transradial Summit at the Heart Hospital at Plano. This procedure where left heart catheterization is performed through the radial artery is thought to be beneficial in reducing bleeding complications and reduce patient discomfort in recent studies presented at the American College of Cardiology meeting in New Orleans.

Languages - Hindi

He is currently accepting new patients.