He is currently a member of the MOH HTAC subcommittee for Devices and also serves as senior clinical lecturer and faculty of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. He served most recently as Associate Program Director for the Senior Residency Program in Cardiology and as Director of the Cardiac Rehabilitation service in NTFGH.
Dr Nandakumar has special interest in interventional cardiology (Radial access), intra-vascular imaging, bio-absorbable stents, CT coronary imaging and cardiac rehabilitation. He also performs renal denervation procedure for resistant hypertension.
He has been elected as Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians(Edinburgh) and the Royal College of Physicians(London). He continues to play an active role in the Royal College especially in his capacity as MRCP Examiner.
He belongs to the pioneer batch of cardiologists of the NTFGH hospital and was instrumental in helping to setup the many cardiac services especially interventional cardiology acting both as Director for the interventional cardiac laboratory and also lead of the cardiac rehabilitation services.
Dr Nandakumar regularly presents at international conferences and continues to support young cardiologists in training to present at international conferences. He has presented regularly at conferences and was invited as attend as faculty in the European Cardiology conference(Euro-PCR) while still a Registrat trainee, He won second prize in case presentation as an SpR in London. He continues to teach paramedical staff in NTFGH and also in the region for intravascular imaging and physiology. He continues to publish, as before, in peer reviewed international journals such as PACE, CCI, HEART.