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Asian Heart Institute


Mumbai, India

Dr. Prashant Vaijyanath

Dr. Prashant Vaijyanath

Asian Heart Institute
Speciality Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery
Languages English
Education - MB from CHB University of Nagpur.

- M.S (Gold Medalist) from PGI, Chandigarh.

- M. Ch (CardioThoracic & Vascular Surgery,Honours) from AIIMS, New Delhi.
Professional Experience - Inducted as Associate Professor of Cardiac Surgery at AIIMS, New Delhi & held that position for 7 years.

- Appointed as the youngest examiner for Diplomate National Board of Examination for Cardiothoracic & Vascular surgery, New Delhi, India.

- Hon. Professor at The Heart Institute (INCOR) & Zerbini Foundation Sao Paulo Brazil-One of the most important & pioneering center in the World.

- Hon Consultant Al-Bassel Heart Institute, Syria.

- Hon Visiting Consultant- Penang University Hospital, Malaysia.

- Hon Consultant,University of Ecuador,Hospital Carlos Andrade,Ecuador.

- Visiting Faculty, Razavi Hospital, Iran.

- Total experience in cardiac surgery: 19 years.

- Total experience as a consultant: 16 years.

- Performed the first TAVI in India in April 2010.

- First MECC in 2011.

- Peer Reviewer of : EJCTS, ATS, Perfusion, Brazilian Jl of CVS, IJCVTS.

- Scientific Chairman of World Congress of the World Society of Cardiovascular Surgeons 2010.
Certifications - F.C.S from Rabin Medical Center.

- Fellow of International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery.

- Fellow of American College of Surgeon.
Memberships - Member of the Association of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeons of India.

- Member of Pediatric Cardiac Society of India.

- Nominated for membership to AATS ( American association of Thoracic Surgeons) & SHVD ( Society of Heart Valve Diseases USA).

- Assistant Editor 2012 – Indian Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery.

- Member of International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery.

- Founder Member of World Society of Congenital & Pediatric Cardiac Surgery.

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