Dr. Karunakar RapoluApollo Doctor

Dr. Karunakar Rapolu



8+ years experience


MBBS, MD, DM (Cardio)


English, Hindi, Telugu


Apollo Hospitals Jubilee Hills

Road Number 72 Hyderabad Film Nagar Telangana

About Doctor

Dr. Karunakar Rapolu, a distinguished cardiologist in Hyderabad, brings over a decade of expertise to his practice. Renowned for his proficiency in Tricuspid Valve Repair (Tric valve), Complex Coronary Interventions, Peripheral Interventions, and Device Closures, Dr. Rapolu specializes in addressing a wide spectrum of cardiac conditions. At Apollo Hospitals Jubilee Hills, Dr. Rapolu provides exemplary care, leveraging his extensive training, which includes MBBS, MD, and DM (Cardio). His areas of focus encompass structural heart disease, cardiac tamponade, aortic aneurysm, heart failure, and hypertension. Having served as Faculty for esteemed conferences such as the Singapore Live Conference, Cardiocon, and APVIC, Dr. Rapolu is recognized for his contributions to the field of cardiology. He offers a comprehensive range of services tailored to address various cardiology conditions, including Barth Syndrome, Acute Aortic Dissection, and Dilated Cardiomyopathy. With a commitment to excellence and a patient-centric approach, Dr. Karunakar Rapolu remains dedicated to providing high-quality cardiac care to his patients, ensuring optimal outcomes and improved quality of life.

If you're in need of a cardiologist  in your area, Dr. Karunakar Rapolu could be an excellent choice for personalized and top-notch medical attention.

Work Experience

Work Experience

- Consultant at Apollo Hospital Jubilee Hills (2012-present)

- Cardiology DNB Programme trainer and Thesis Guide, Apollo Hospitals

- Dept of cardiology at Osmania general hospital (2010-2012)

- Visiting consultant Apollo Medical College



- Cardiological Society of India (CSI)

- Medical Council of India




Awards and Recognitions

Awards and Recognitions

- 1st Runner-up in Asia Pacific Vascular Society, Iron Man Competition



- Prognostic Significance of Electrocardiographic Changes in Diphtheria Myocarditis: A Cross-Sectional Study; International Journal of Clinical Medicine Vol.5 No.15,  Pub. Date: August 7, 2014 Karnakar Rapolu, Krishna Malakonda Reddy Parvathareddy, Suneetha Karumuri, Srinivasa Polasa, Ashok Thakka JACC Publication 2021 2022

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How can I take an appointment with Dr Karunakar Rapolu ?

To book an online appointment with Dr Karunakar Rapolu, you can visit the app/website of Apollo 24/7, search for Dr Karunakar Rapolu name, and click on the ‘Consult’ button. Once you make the payment and confirm the consultation, your online appointment will be booked for the chosen appointment time.

Where does Dr Karunakar Rapolu practice?

Dr Karunakar Rapolu offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Hospitals Jubilee Hills,Hyderabad

What is the educational qualification of Dr Karunakar Rapolu ?

Dr Karunakar Rapolu is a Cardiologist with over 8 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MBBS, MD, DM (Cardio)

What languages can Dr Karunakar Rapolu speak?

Dr Karunakar Rapolu can speak English, Hindi, Telugu.

Why do patients visit Dr Karunakar Rapolu?

Patients visit Dr Karunakar Rapolu for Cardiology related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.