Dr. Prashant Bobhate

Dr. Prashant Bobhate

Consultant, Children's Heart Centre

MD-(Pediatrics), FNB (Pediatrics Cardio)

  • Clinics: Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
  • YEARS OF PRACTICE: 12 years
  • GENDER: Male
  • LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Hindi, Marathi
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My Mantra

  • The person who moves a mountain, begins by carrying small stones.
  • Stepping onto a brand new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation that no longer fits, or no longer exists.

AREA(S) OF INTEREST:

Diagnosis and treatment of children with congenital heart disease., Simple and complex interventions in children with congenital heart disease, Pulmonary hypertension, Fetal echocardiogram.

PROCEDURES PERFORMED:

Pediatric cardiology: non invasive and invasive procedures.,
Pulmonary Hypertension clinic Fetal Echo, 2 and 3 D echocardiogram, Transesophaeal echocardiogram, Diagnostic cardiac catheterization and all simple and complex pediatric cardiac interventions

NAME OF INSTITUTE(S):

    • Lokmanya Tilak Municiapal medical college and general hospital, Mumbai
    • Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, Mumbai
    • Escorts Heart institute, New Delhi
    • Stollery Childrens Hospital, Edmonton, Canada

FELLOWSHIPS:

    • Fellowship in Pulmonary Hypertension and fetal echocardiogram (Canada)
    • Fellow of pulmonary vascular research institute-(FPVRI)
  • Second Prize for Free Paper presentation at 13th Annual Conference of Pediatric cardiac society of India, Tiruvanthapuram, 2011.
  • Dr. Savitri Shrivastava award for the best oral paper in PCSI, Hyderabad 2015.
  • Young investigator award for the best oral paper: Pediatric cardiac society of India, Mumbai, 2017
  • First prize: Best oral paper presentation, Cardiology society of India, Cochin
  • Best oral paper presentation: Annual European pediatric cardiac conference, Athens, 2017
  • Best oral paper presentation: Annual conference of Society of heart failure and transplant, Mumbai 2019

Dr Prashant completed his basic graduation from Lokmanya Tilak Municiapal medical college and postgraduation from Seth GS Medical College and KEM hospital- Mumbai. He then pursued his fellowship in pediatric cardiology from Escorts Heart institute and research centres-New Delhi.

He has pursued a Clinical fellowship in Pulmonary Hypertension at Stollery Children's Hospital and Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, Edmonton, Canada. Apart from the clinical work, his primary focus of research was in accurate and non invasive detection of pulmonary hypertension by advanced signal processing in time and frequency domain using digital stethoscope.

KDAH Experience :

Congenital heart disease: Dr. Prashant has an experience of 12 years in diagnosis and managing patients with congenital heart disease. He specializes in advanced echocardiographic evaluation as well as is proficient in all simple and complex cardiac catheterization interventions for congenital heart disease.

Pulmonary hypertension: Post his fellowship in pulmonary hypertension in Canada, Dr. Prashant Set up the pulmonary hypertension clinic in KDAH.
PH clinic is one of its kind in Western India, Multidisciplinary clinic involving Pulmonary hypertension specialist, Cardiologist, pediatric cardiologist, cardiac surgeons (Adult and pedaitric), Rheumatologist and Pulmonologist with one point of contact at the Childrens Heart Centre.
This clinic offers comprehensive evaluation and management of patients with pulmonary hypertension. Currently it has a large patient database of more than 300 patients who are registered and on regular follow up in the clinic. Apart from the routine investigation and management of patients with PH, this clinic has performed 17 Potts shunt (Highest Single center experience in India) and has more than 15 patients on prostacyclin therapy. The clinic also has a dedicated rehabilitation center which helps in rehab of the patients with PH.

Fetal echocardiogram: He also runs the Fetal echocardiographic clinic where a detailed evaluation of the heart if the fetus is carried out followed by counselling of the prospective parents.

  • Dr. G.M Phadke Prize in Pharmacology LTMMC in Feb 2000
  • Second Prize in a quiz competition held during the 2nd AIIMS pediatric cardiology CME.
  • Second Prize for Free Paper presentation at 13th Annual Conference of Pediatric cardiac society of India, Tiruvanthapuram, 2011.
  • Dr. Savitri Shrivastava award for the best oral paper in PCSI, Hyderabad 2015.
  • Young investigator award for the best oral paper: Pediatric cardiac society of India, Mumbai, 2017
  • First prize: Best oral paper presentation, Cardiology society of India, Cochin
  • Best oral paper presentation: Annual European pediatric cardiac conference, Athens, 2017
  • Best oral paper presentation: Annual confenrence of Society of heart failure and transplant, Mumbai 2019

Publications

  • Cardiac catheterization in children with pulmonary hypertensive vascular disease
    P Bobhate, L Guo, S Jain, R Haugen, JY Coe, D Cave, J Rutledge, ...
    Pediatric cardiology 36 (4), 873-879
  • Spectral analysis of the heart sounds in children with and without pulmonary artery hypertension
    M Elgendi, P Bobhate, S Jain, L Guo, J Rutledge, Y Coe, R Zemp, ...
    International journal of cardiology 173 (1), 92-99
  • Acute rheumatic fever: subcutaneous nodules and carditis
    AK Singhi, P Bobhate, M Kappanayil
    Circulation 121 (7), 946-947
  • Time-domain analysis of heart sound intensity in children with and without pulmonary artery hypertension: a pilot study using a digital stethoscope
    M Elgendi, P Bobhate, S Jain, J Rutledge, JY Coe, R Zemp, ...
    Pulmonary circulation 4 (4), 685-695
  • Acoustic diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension: automated speech-recognition-inspired classification algorithm outperforms physicians
    T Kaddoura, K Vadlamudi, S Kumar, P Bobhate, L Guo, S Jain, M Elgendi, ...
    scientific reports 6, 33182
  • The unique heart sound signature of children with pulmonary artery hypertension
    M Elgendi, P Bobhate, S Jain, L Guo, S Kumar, J Rutledge, Y Coe, ...
    Pulmonary circulation 5 (4), 631-639
  • Abernethy malformation: Single-center experience from India with review of literature
    S Sharma, PR Bobhate, S Sable, S Kumar, K Yadav, S Maheshwari, ...
    Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 37 (4), 359-364
  • Hyperoxia reduces oxygen consumption in children with pulmonary hypertension
    L Guo, P Bobhate, S Kumar, K Vadlamudi, T Kaddoura, M Elgendi, ...
    Pediatric cardiology 38 (5), 959-964
  • Summary of the new guidelines for prevention of Infective Endocarditis: Implications for the developing countries
    P Bobhate, RJ Pinto
    Annals of pediatric cardiology 1 (1), 56
  • Measurement of Oxygen Consumption in Critically Ill Children: Breath-by-Breath Method vs Mass Spectrometry
    L Guo, Y Cui, P Bobhate, S Kumar, S Jain, M Elgendi, S Pharis, L Ryerson, ...
    American Journal of Critical Care 25 (3), 243-248
  • Active right atrial emptying fraction predicts reduced survival and increased adverse events in childhood pulmonary arterial hypertension
    S Kumar, K Vadlamudi, T Kaddoura, P Bobhate, BH Goot, M Elgendi, ...
    International journal of cardiology 271, 306-311
  • The Voice of the Heart: Vowel-Like Sound in Pulmonary Artery Hypertension
    M Elgendi, P Bobhate, S Jain, L Guo, J Rutledge, Y Coe, R Zemp, ...
    Diseases 6 (2), 26
  • Acute Vasoreactivity Testing in Pediatric Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: an international Survey on Current Practice
    L CAICEDO, RK Hopper, H Garcia, DD Ivy, D Haag, J Fineman, T Humpi, ...
    Pulmonary circulation, 2045894019857533
  • 8th International Conference on Neonatal and Childhood Pulmonary Vascular Disease
    E Olson, LA Lusk, JR Fineman, LR Robertson, RL Keller, BA Coleman, ...
    Pulmonary circulation 5 (4), 744-750
  • N Terminal Pro Brain Natriuretic Peptide Levels In Children With Pulmonary Artery Hypertension
    S Kumar, M Elgendi, L Guo, P Bobhate, I Adatia
    D23. PEDIATRIC RARE DISEASES AND LUNG DEVELOPMENT, A5460-A5460
  • AN ASSESSMENT OF THE PERFORMANCE OF PRE-PARTICIPATION GUIDELINES APPLIED TO NOVICE OLDER ENDURANCE ATHLETES
    ME Matsumura, C Bennett, J Abbatamarco
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65 (10 Supplement), A1510
  • INCREASED RELIANCE ON RIGHT ATRIAL ACTIVE EMPTYING FRACTION IS ASSOCIATED WITH DECREASED EVENT FREE SURVIVAL IN CHILDREN WITH PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION
    S Kumar, P Bobhate, S Jain, L Guo, T Colen, J Trines, NS Khoo, I Adatia
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65 (10 Supplement), A1531
  • PEDIATRIC RARE DISEASES AND LUNG DEVELOPMENT: N Terminal Pro Brain Natriuretic Peptide Levels In Children With Pulmonary Artery Hypertension
    S Kumar, M Elgendi, L Guo, P Bobhate, I Adatia
    American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 191, 1
  • Hyperoxia Reduces Oxygen Consumption in Children With Pulmonary Hypertension
    G Long, P Bobhate, S Jain, J Coe, J Rultledge, I Adatia
    Circulation 130 (suppl_2), A19033-A19033
  • PROSPECTIVE EVALUATION FOR PORTOPULMONARY HYPERTENSION AND HEPATOPULMONARY SYNDROME IN CHILDREN REFERRED FOR LIVER TRANSPLANTATION
    SA Jain, P Bobhate, L Guo, J Yap, J Shapiro, I Adatia
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 63 (12 Supplement), A1480
  • Cardiac Malpositions and Anomalies of Situs
    S Ugaki, P Bobhate, C Pockett, I Adatia
    Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Intensive Care …
  • Pulmonary Hypertension in Congenital Heart Disease
    P Bobhate, I Adatia
    Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Intensive Care …
  • Echocardiographic Follow Up Of Extreme Ex-Premature Pre Teenage Children
    IA Prashant Bobhate , Jean Trines ,Samad Khan
    ajrccmconference 187 (1), A4696
  • QRS Complex Duration Predicts Outcome in Children With Pulmonary Hypertensive Vascular Disease
  • P Bobhate, E Guo, C Vijarnsorn, I Adatia
    Circulation 128, A12201
  • 7th International Conference on Neonatal and Childhood Pulmonary Vascular Disease
    M Elgendi, P Bobhate, S Jain, J Rutledge, Y Coe, R Zemp, D Schuurmans, ...

Professional Highlights

  • Pediatric cardiac society of India
  • Indian Academy of pediatrics
  • Association of medial consultants.
No. Journal Code Department Type Download
1 396 Center for Children's Heart National -

Publication/Talk Title : Pulmonary Hypertension In Congenital Heart Disease

Journal Published : Pediatric And Congeital Cardiology

2 311 Center for Children's Heart International -

Publication/Talk Title : Neonates With Critical Congenital Heart Defects: Impact Of Fetal Diagnosis On Immediate And Short-Term Outcomes

Journal Published : Annals Of Pediatric Cardiology

3 17 Center for Children's Heart International Download

Publication/Talk Title : Hyperoxia Reduces Oxygen Consumption in Children with Pulmonary Hypertension

Journal Published : Pediatric Cardiology

Dr. Prashant Bobhate: Abernathy malformation

Diagnosis and device closure of Abernathy malformation.

Helping the patients with pulmonary hypertension, procure and import prostacyclins. (Only drugs which have shown to have mortality benefits, in patients with pulmonary hypertension)

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