Associate Professor Dr Sivakumar Krishnasamy

FRCP (Edin), FRCS (Edin), MS (Mal), Aortic Fellowship UK, FETCS, MBBS (Mal), Thoracic Fellowship UK


Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

  • Mon 26/10
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  • Tue 27/10
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  • Wed 28/10
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  • Thu 29/10
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  • Fri 30/10
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  • Sat 31/10


Enquiry and Contact Details



The Doctor

Specialises in



Research and


  • 2020 Krishnasamy, S. (2020). Left Subclavian Artery- Does it need attention during TEVAR for Blunt Traumatic Aortic Injury. Journal of Medical Care Research and Review, 3(5), 359-364(2020) (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2020 C.M. Mardziah et al. ( 2020) Effect of zinc ions on the structural characteristics of hydroxyapatite bioceramics. Ceramics International (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2020 Diego Gonzalez-Rivas ( 2020) .First Malaysia uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) masterclass. Journal of Visualised Surgery (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2020 Marjan,S.(2020) Sintering behaviour of carbonated hydroxyapatite prepared at different carbonate and phosphate ratios.Ceramica y Vidrio, 59(2020) 73-80 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2019 Krishnasamy S. (2019). Obstructive sleep apnoea and open heart surgery : a review of its incidence and impact to patients. Journal of Thoracic Disease, td.2019.11.44 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2019 Marjan Safarzadeh , S. Ramesh, C.Y. Tana, Hari Chandran, Ahmad Fauzi Mohd Noor, S. Krishnasamy, U. Johnson Alengaram, S. Ramesh, “Effect of multi-ions doping on the properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite bioceramic”, Ceramics International 45 (2019) 3473–3477 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2019 Tawfik Hamood Qaid. ( 2019 ).Micro-arc oxidation of bioceramic coatings containing eggshell-derived hydroxyapatite on titanium substrate. Journal of Ceramics International , (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2019 Krishnasamy S, Krishna Nair A , Hashim S A , Raja Mokhtar RA , Mediastinal Liposarcoma : a rare visceral mediasatinal tumour ( 2019 ). Interactiva Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery( 2019)1-2 doii:10.1093/icvts/ivz191 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2019 Sivakumar Krishnasamy ( 2019 ) The bar that gave me my life back . J Thoracic Disease 2019 ; 11 ( Suppl 3 ): S478-S479 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2018 Characterization of biogenic hydroxyapatite derived from animal bones for biomedical applications, S. Ramesh, Z.Z. Loo, C.Y. Tan, W.J. Kelvin Chew, Y.C. Ching, F. Tarlochan, Hari Chandran, S. Krishnasamy, L.T. Bang, Ahmed A.D. Sarhan. Ceramics International, 44, 10525-10530 (2018). (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2018 Comparison of Predictive Value of Preoperative and Immediate Postoperative Proteinuria With Cardiac Surgery-associated Acute Kidney Injury Hashim, Shahrul et al. Heart, Lung and Circulation , Volume 27 , S522 - S523 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2018 S.A Adeleke ( 2018 ) . The properties of hydroxyapatite ceramic coatings produced by plasma electrolytic oxidation. Ceramics International 44(2018) 1802-1811 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2017 Md Arafat Hossain, Poo Balan Ganesan, Shanti Chandran Sandaran, Shaifulazuar Bin Rozali, Sivakumar Krishnasamy. (2017).Catalytic microwave pyrolysis of oil palm fiber (OPF) for the biochar production. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, pp 1–13. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2015 Johari B, Abdul Aziz YF, Krishnasamy S, Looi LM, Hashim SA, Raja Mokhtar RA. Metastatic Adenocarcinoma Presenting as Extensive Cavoatrial Tumor Thrombus. Iran J Radiol. 12(2): e11197 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2015 Krishnasamy S ( 2015 ) Strategy for ventricular septal defect closure after prior gastric pull-through Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals 23(5) , 612-614 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2015 Hashim S,Chin LY, Krishnasamy S , Sthaneswar P , Raja Mokhtar RA 2015. Effect of sternal closure with biological bone adhesive on pain visual analogue score and serum cytokine. Journal Cardiothoracic Surgery 2015 Mar 17;10:32 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2014 Sivakumar Sivalingam & Sivakumar Krishnasamy & Tan Yau Hong & Pau Kew Kong & Mazeni Alwi & Mohd Azhari Yakub , 2014. Cavopulmonary anastomosis without concomitant valvoplasty in patients with single ventricle physiology . Indian J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg (DOI 10.1007/s12055-014-0265- 1) (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 2014 Biomodelling Methods Employed to Reconstruct Three Dimension Anatomically Accurate Substructures of the Human Cardiac Anatomy (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2013 Norzailin Abu Bakar, Yang Faridah Abdul Aziz, Ravinderjit Singh Sandhu, Farhana Fadzli, Nur Adura Yaakup, Sivakumar Krishnasamy, Raja Amin Raja Mokhtar. Imaging of an atypical pericardial cyst. Heart, Lung and Circulation 2013; 22:305-308. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 2013 Sivakumar Sivalingam, Sivakumar Krishnasamy , Nur Afeena Al Fahmi , Pau Kew Kong , Mazeni Alwi , Azhari Mohd Yakub 2013 ; Early and Midterm Outcome of Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD) in a single institution (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • 2012 Early Postoperative Hemodynamics and Clinical Outcomes of Patients Receiving Freedom Solo Aortic Valve Replacement in UMMC (ISI-Indexed)


Fellowships, Memberships &

Professional Affiliations

Fellowships, Memberships, and Professional Affiliations:
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeon, Edinburgh
  •  Aortic Fellowship UK
  •  Thoracic Fellowship UK
  • Uniportal VATS Fellowship , Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital - Franci Fontan  Fellowship ( EACTS)
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia
  • Malaysian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
  • Asian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery ( EACTS)
  • Southeast Asian Thoracic Society ( SEATS)
Professional Affiliations:
  • Visiting Consultant for complex Aortic Surgery IJN
  • National Specialist Registration - In Charge of Academic Portfolio - Malaysian Medical Council
  • Organiser for International FRCS Cardiothoracic Exam in Malaysia
  • Organiser KL Review Course
  • Organiser International Aortic Symposium
  • Malaysian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery ( MBCTS ) - Assistant Secretary


Awards and


  1. Gold Medalist MRCS 2006
  2. Gold medalist Masters in General Surgery 2010
  3. Gold medalist European board of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2016
  4. Young Investigator Award MATCVS 2011
  5. Patient Satisfaction Award UMMC 2013