Dr. Dhananjay Malankar

Paediatric Cardiac Surgeon
13+ years of experience
Fortis Hospital Mulund, Mumbai

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday 8.00 – 7:00 pm
Saturday 9.00 – 8.00 pm
Sunday 10.00 – 9.00 pm

About Doctor

  • Dr. Dhananjay Malankar is a Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon with over 13 years of experience in the field of cardiac surgery at Fortis Mulund.
  • He is trained in General surgery as well as Cardiothoracic surgery from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
  • His expertise lies in Cardiac Catheterisation, Invasive Cardiac, Vascular Surgery, Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Heart failure surgeries like LVAD insertion, and Heart transplant
  • He is well trained in neonatal and pediatric cardiac surgery cases and their perioperative management through his 1-year fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
  • Dr Malankar has led multiple pediatric cardiac surgical missions to Babylon, Iraq. These missions involve providing care of the babies from the time they get admitted to the time of discharge after undergoing surgery. So far, more than 100 babies and children have taken advantage of these camps.
  • Under his guidance, the team has set up an entire pediatric cardiac surgical unit (OT/ ICU/ Stepdown unit) at a hospital in Iraq
  • He has successfully operated on numerous babies and children with complex heart defects, who were referred from different parts of the world.
Qualification & Training
  • MBBS-GSMC, Mumbai
  • MS (General surgery)- All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
  • Mch (Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery)-All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
  • Fellowship – Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA (Adult cardiac and Heart failure surgery)
  • Fellowship – Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia, USA (Pediatric and neonatal cardiac surgery)
Areas of Clinical interests


  • FICCI Medical Value Travel Awards 2019– for case study in Pediatric cardiac sciences


  • Medical Council of India.

List of Treatments

  • Heart Bypass Surgery (CABG)
  • Angiography
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • PPI-Permanent Pacemaker Implant – Double Chamber
  • CRT- D Implant (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
  • PDA Device Closure
  • Single Bypass and Valve Replacement
  • Valve Replacement
  • Congenital Heart Disorder CHD
  • Heart Bypass – Minimally Invasive CABG
  • Heart Implants
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Transplant
  • Arrhythmia Treatment with Ablation and Pacemakers
  • Coronary Artery Surgery
  • Cardiac OPD Procedures
  • ECG-Treadmill Test TMT
  • 24-Hour Holter Monitoring
  • Ambulatory BP Monitoring (ABPM)
  • Echocardiography with Color Doppler
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Myocardial Perfusion Imaging (MPI) Test
  • Thallium Test – Nuclear Stress Test
  • 64 Slice CT Angiography
  • PET Scan
  • Off-Pump beating CABG LV restoration
  • surgery
  • Valve Repair Replacement
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Ross Procedure
  • Cardiac Tumor Treatment
  • Aortic Dissection Repair Surgery
  • Minimal access surgeries for valves
  • ASD (Atrial Septal Defect) Closure
  • Neonatal and Infant cardiac surgeries
  • Complex congenital heart surgeries
  • TAPVC – Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection Repair Arterial Switch
  • Single Ventricle Defects Surgery
  • ECMO Support
  • heart disease
  • Device Closure- ASD VSD
  • Balloon Septostomy
  • Balloon Valvuloplasty – Aortic
  • Pulmonary and Mitral
  • Fetal Echocardiogram
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Peripheral Angiogram
  • PTCA-Percutaneous Transluminal
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Aortic Stent Grafting
  • EPS-Electrophysiological
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • PPI-Permanent Pacemaker Implant – Single Chamber
  • Biventricular Pacing
  • AICD
  • PTMC – Percutaneous Transvenous Mitral Commissurotomy
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • VSD Closure (Adult) Surgery
  • Heart Double Valve Replacement