Nightingale has experienced cardiologists that are fellows of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand and Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Our cardiologists are nationally recognized and trained in Australia and Internationally

MBBS, FRACP, GDipHSM

Consultant and Coronary and Structural Interventional Cardiologist

Dr Deepu Thaiparambil Balakrishnan is a graduate of Calicut Medical college, India. He completed his Cardiology training at Flinders Medical centre, Adelaide and an interventional fellowship at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane. He then trained in complex coronary and structural heart intervention in UK before working as a consultant focusing on complex structural heart intervention and TAVI .

Dr Balakrishnan is well experienced in medical and interventional treatment of coronary artery disease including complex coronary intervention, advanced valvular heart failure, valvular heart disease and percutaneous treatment of structural heart diseases.  He performs diagnostic coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary interventions at the Calvary Adelaide Hospital which is also the preferred hospital for patient admissions.

Dr Balakrishnan consults at: Hutt Street, Adelaide