Dr Khurana is a consultant cardiologist with special interests in coronary artery disease and resistant hypertension and its treatment by catheter based interventions.
Dr Khurana performed his general cardiology training at several teaching hospitals in London UK, and subspecialty training in coronary intervention at Kings College Hospital, London and Vancouver General Hospital, Canada. He is an experienced interventionist routinely performing complex angioplasty. He received his UK Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in 2009. He became US Board Certified in Cardiac CT in 2009.
He was appointed consultant cardiologist at the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) and visiting consultant to Changi General Hospital (CGH) in 2009. With his extensive training in the UK and Canada and contributions to research, he was accepted as a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) in 2010 and awarded Fellowship to the American College of Cardiology (FACC) in 2012.
Dr Khurana has mentored many cardiologists in Singapore and the surrounding region in the field of coronary intervention and conducted workshops for intravascular ultrasound and rotational atherectomy. He regularly performs and proctors interventional cases in neighboring countries. He pioneered renal denervation in Singapore, as an emerging procedure to treat resistant hypertension.
Dr Khurana has a strong track record in basic and clinical and research. He has presented his work, winning Young Investigator awards and in 2001 was a recipient of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship, which allowed him to undertake 18 months of his research at Dartmouth College, USA.
He has over 50 article and abstract publications in high impact peer-reviewed journals and continues to actively publish. He is regularly invited faculty at many national and international meetings and is o en invited to chair sessions focused on interventional cardiology. Dr Khurana has a joint academic position as Assistant Professor at the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore where he is involved in the teaching of medical students. He contributes to the Fellows teaching for the annual Singapore Cardiac Board review course. He is a member of the Research Committee for the Singapore Heart Foundation.