My basic training of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery is from The Madras Medical Mission, Chennai which is recognized by National Board of Examination for post graduate and post doctoral training. It includes direct 5 years of training with rotation into General Surgery, Cardiology, Thoracic Surgery, Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery and additional 1 year experience in any subspeciality of cardiac surgery. Our center since 1990 performs over 2000 open heart procedures every year.It has a long history of many firsts and rare cardiac surgeries in India.The various open heart procedures I have participated here include Coronary artery bypass grafting(on pump and off pump), Valve repairs and replacements, Aortic surgeries , Post MI VSD closure, LV aneurysm repair, minimally invasive cardiac surgeries, entire spectrum of simple and complex congenital cardiac surgeries, heart transplants. Apart from theatre work, I am also actively involved in OPD clinics, ward rounds,academic discussions, post surgical ICU care, teaching of nursing and paramedical staff, physician assistants and junior residents.
Consultant Cardiac Surgeon at Multiple Hospitals in Mumbai
Nov 2017 - Present
Independently operating at multiple hospitals in Mumbai SS Hospital and Research Institute, Bhiwandi Surana Sethia, Chembur. SRV Hospital, Goregaon. Shivam Hospital, Charkop. In SRV and Shivam Hospital the cardiac surgical unitwas started bymy team starting from procurement and purchasing.•Junior Consultant at Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai.[May to November 2017] Seven Hills Hospital till November '17 had a big team,use toperform highest number of cardiac surgical cases in Mumbai(over 2000 cases annually). We regularly operated there Valve (MVR, AVR, DVR) and CABG(Off pump, Total arterial) cases under MPJY scheme and private as well.•Junior Consultant at RTIICS Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital, Kolkata . [March to May 2017]• Registrar at the Madras Medical Mission, Chennai.[December 2015 to March 2017]
DNB Resident in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery(CTS) at The Madras Medical Mission Hospital Chennai ( India)
Jan 2011 - Oct 2015
Assisted/ Operatedunder supervision-Paediatric (simple & complex congenital) over 250cases -Adult Cardiac (i.e.Coronary, Valves, Aortic arch) over 1000 cases-Heart Transplant Surgeries -Thoracic Surgery rotation at Santosham Chest Hospital, Chennai-General Surgery rotation at Sundaram Medical Foundation and Voluntary Health Services, Chennai
DNB CVTS at MADRAS MEDICALMISS ION HOSPITAL, CHENNAI
Dec 2016 - Dec 2016
MBBS at PRAVARA INSTITUTE
May 2006 - May 2010
1stprize at the Cardiac Surgery Quiz at Second Postgraduate Workshop, Coimbatore, July 2014.
Won an award paper in 63RDAnnual meeting of Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Bangalore, January 2017
Certificate of appreciation from Ministry of health and President of Tanzania for humanitarian mission operative camp in Tanzania, in 2015.