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Our Expert Medical Team

Flying Doctors medical staff are exceptionally qualified and skilled at providing emergency and primary health care on board aircraft and in remote areas. Ongoing professional development is a high priority for Medanta and medical staff frequently undergo training in intensive care medicine. All staff are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Advanced Trauma Life Support and Paediatric Advanced Life Support.



Dr. Naresh Trehan
Chairman
Medanta Heart Institute

Dr. Naresh Trehan, a graduate from King George Medical College, is a renowned Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic surgeon, trained and practiced at New York University Medical Centre Manhattan USA. He is also recognized by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr Naresh Trehan is the Chairman & Managing Director, Medanta - The Medicity, a 1500 bedded multi super speciality institute, which offers cutting edge technology and state of art treatment facilities at an affordable cost. The Institute is governed under the guiding principles of providing medical services to patients with care, compassion and commitment. Before living his dream, Dr. Trehan was the executive director and founder of the Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, the centre was conceptualized, created and managed by Dr. Trehan (from 1987 to May 2007). He has received many prestigious awards, including the Padma Shree and the Padma Bhushan Award, presented by the Government of India. He was the President of the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS), Minneapolis, USA 2004-05 and has also received Honorary Doctorate Degrees from three prestigious universities.



Dr. Yatin Mehta
Chairman
Institute of Critical Care & Anaesthesiology

Previously Senior Consultant Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Apollo Hospital, New Delhi and Director, Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care at Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, New Delhi, Dr Mehta did his M.D. from All India Institute for Medical Sciences, DNB in 1982 and FRCA (London) in 1984 from Queens University Hospital, Nottingham, UK. He then worked for 3 years at Odense University Hospital, Denmark. He was awarded FAMS by National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in March 2002. He was awarded with FIACTA (Honorary), Fellow in TEE by Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists in 2009 and FICCM (honorary) by Indian College of Critical Care Medicine. He has been a visiting consultant to Uppsala Cardiothoracic Department many times. He is on editorial board of many journals. He has to his credit over 200 publications and 250 presentations at conferences. He is National Co-ordinator for Dr. Rosenthal's International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) and has many international publications in ICU sepsis. He is a teacher and examiner for Fellowship in Critical Care and Cardiac Anaesthesia, National Board of Examinations and ISCCM & IACTA fellowship in India. He was Vice President of ISCCM Delhi branch and has been ISCCM executive committee member for two terms. He was the President (2004-05) of Indian Association of Cardiovascular Thoracic Anaesthesiologists (IACTA).


Dr. Ashok K. Vaid
Chairman
Division of Medical Oncology & Haematology

Dr. Ashok K. Vaid has authored a number of publications, research papers and abstracts and has been actively involved in organizing various seminars, workshops and conferences throughout the country. Dr. Vaid has also conducted more than 40 international and national studies in clinical research. He has the unique distinction of having carried out the first 25 bone marrow transplants in any private sector hospital in North India.



Dr. Ajaya Nand Jha
Chairman
Institute of Neurosciences

Dr. A.N. Jha is a pioneer in getting Intra-Operative MRI technology for brain tumor surgeries in India & holds the expertise to perform tumor surgeries, operated in Brain lab with use of ALA dye for precision of tumor removal & cerebrovascular surgery. As a visionary, Dr. Jha recognized the need and potential of sub-specialization in Neurosurgery. Heading the Neurosciences Institute at Medanta, Dr. Jha has developed a specialized team for Neurovascular Intervention, Endoscopic Spine surgery, Endoscopic Skull base surgery, Functional neurosurgery & radio surgery. For Neurology he developed the team for Stroke, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Pediatric Neurology & Sleep Medicine. He believes our team with the latest technology is the way to provide optimum patient care. Due to focus on education as an important objective at Medanta, Dr. Jha has initiated Fellowships and Training programs for doctors, technician and nurses to promote Quality & ethical practice, living up to the repute of Medanta.



Dr. A.S Soin
Chairman
Institute of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Arvinder Singh Soin has performed nearly 1000 liver transplants in India, the maximum in the country. Liver transplantation team at Medanta currently performs 25 live donor liver transplants every month with 95% success results; at par with the world's best liver transplantaion centres. As a practice the team not only treats referrals from India; but also handles cases from the rest of South Asia, the Middle East and





Dr. Anil Bhan
Heart Institute - Division of Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery


Dr. A.N. Jha is a pioneer in getting Intra-Operative MRI technology for brain tumor surgeries in India & holds the expertise to perform tumor surgeries, operated in Brain lab with use of ALA dye for precision of tumor removal & cerebrovascular surgery. As a visionary, Dr. Jha recognized the need and potential of sub-specialization in Neurosurgery. Heading the Neurosciences Institute at Medanta, Dr. Jha has developed a specialized team for Neurovascular Intervention, Endoscopic Spine surgery, Endoscopic Skull base surgery, Functional neurosurgery & radio surgery. For Neurology he developed the team for Stroke, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Pediatric Neurology & Sleep Medicine. He believes our team with the latest technology is the way to provide optimum patient care. Due to focus on education as an important objective at Medanta, Dr. Jha has initiated Fellowships and Training programs for doctors, technician and nurses to promote Quality & ethical practice, living up to the repute of Medanta.



Dr. Ashok Vaid
Cancer Institute - Division of Medical Oncology & Haematology

Dr. Ashok K. Vaid has authored a number of publications, research papers and abstracts and has been actively involved in organizing various seminars, workshops and conferences throughout the country. Dr. Vaid has also conducted more than 40 international and national studies in clinical research. He has the unique distinction of having carried out the first 25 bone marrow transplants in any private sector hospital in North India.





Dr. Satya Prakash Yadav
Cancer Institute - Division of Medical Oncology & Haematology


Dr. Satya Yadav treats children with blood and cancer disorders at Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon, India. His clinical focus is primarily paediatric Leukemia and blood & marrow transplantation. He has a goal to make BMT available and affordable to all those who need it. After finishing his training in Paediatrics from Delhi he went to Sydney, Australia, and worked as a fellow (2002-2005) in Paediatric Hemato-Oncology at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. He has an experience of over 15 years and has performed more than 400 blood &marrow transplants including 50 unrelated donor/cord transplants and 50 Haplo identical Bone marrow transplants. He has published in various national and international journals with nearly 500 citations. He was a teaching faculty for fellowship of National Board of Examinations (FNB) in Paediatric Hematology Oncology at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital for 6 years. He has trained nearly 20 fellows in paediatric hematology oncology who are working as consultants within and outside India.



Dr. R.R. Kasliwal
Heart Institute - Division of Cardiology

Dr. R. R. Kasliwal is a Dr. B. C. Roy National Awardee and Chairman of Clinical & Preventive Cardiology, Community Outreach and Education at the Medanta-The Medicity. He has over three decades of experience in cardiovascular sciences with over 200 publications, more than 150 awards and hundreds of lectures to his credit. He keenly teaches cardiologists in the making. He championed the cause of the underprivileged by pioneering the concept of community outreach – taking cardiac care to doorsteps. He has guest edited several books in cardiology and has trained many doctors in the nuances of cardiology, both nationally and internationally.
Dr. Ravi R Kasliwal’s personality is truly multifaceted- his list of honors is testimony of this. His passion for developing and applying non-invasive techniques for early detection and prevention of coronary artery diseases is exemplary.



Dr. Balbir Singh
Heart Institute - Division of Cardiology


Dr. Balbir Singh is a prominent Cardiologist; renowned both nationally and internationally. He has received several international and national awards including the prestigious Padma Shree award. He pioneered several new techniques in invasive cardiology, and has a faculty status at all major conferences both in Europe and America. Is a specialist in coronary angioplasty, electrophysiology, radiofrequency ablation for arrhythmias, pacemakers, devices to treat to heart failure. Is on the advisory panel of several international societies. He is the fellow of American college of cardiology and has written many chapters in books and journals. His commitment to his patients and to the field of Cardiology stems as much from his zeal to innovate and explore new horizons in Science for the betterment of human race as from his fervor to serve mankind.



Dr. Rajneesh Kapoor
Heart Institute - Division of Cardiology

Dr.Rajneesh Kapoor is a leading Cardiologist and Director of Interventional Cardiology at Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon, India. He has excelled in various newer innovative techniques related to field of Cardiac Interventions. He has served as Senior Consultant Cardiologist at Escorts Heart Institute and Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi. Dr. Kapoor has been a distinguished faculty member at various national and international meetings. He has published over 100 articles, reviews and abstracts in various national and international journals.




Dr. Praveen Chandra
Heart Institute - Division of Cardiology


Dr. Praveen Chandra is a leading Cardiologist and Chairman of Interventional Cardiology at Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon, India. He is recognized as one of the leaders in the country and is proficient in a lot of new devices and technologies. He has been awarded for success and achievement in the field of Coronary Angioplasty in India in 1998.
He has served as Director of Cardiac Cath Lab & Acute MI Services at Max Healthcare and as Consultant Cardiologist at Escorts Heart Institute and Research Center, New Delhi.
He is a fellow of Endovascular Intervention Society of India and the Asia-Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Chandra has been a distinguished faculty member at various international meetings and has organized and directed the AMI course held in New Delhi for the years 2005, 2006, 2008 & 2010. He has published over 100 articles, reviews and abstracts in various national and international journals. He was conferred with the prestigious Padma Shri Award, the fourth highest civilian Award in India, by the Hon'ble President of India in 2016, for exemplary work in the field of Medicine.



Dr. Randhir Sud
Institute of Digestive & Heapatobiliary Sciences

M.B.B.S December, 1977 Govt. Medical College, Amritsar
Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, Pb.

M.D.(Medicine) December, 1981 All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS), New Delhi

D.M.(Gastroenterology) December, 1983 All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS), New Delhi.

Visiting Fellowship June, 1993 Brigham and Women Hospital,
Harvard,Medical School, Boston, USA.



Dr. Sudhir Dubey
Institute of Neurosciences


Dr. Sudhir Dubey graduated from King George’s Medical College with “Sir Rupkishan Das Gold Medal” for final year MBBS class in 1995. He received his basic neurosurgical training from National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences. His cutting edge work on “brain tumor” was awarded internationally at Sydney, Australia in 2001. He received “Silver Jubilee Award” for best outgoing student in Neurosurgery, NIMHANS. He is first and till now the only person from India to be awarded “Young Neurosurgeon’s Award” conferred by World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies. His interest in Endoneurosurgery (Endoscopic Neurosurgery) started in 1998 and he has developed these techniques for brain, skull base and spine. He has been trained at UPMC Pittsburgh, USA for endoscopic skull base procedures. His passion to develop minimally invasive neurosurgery has taken him to various centres in New York, Memphis, Denver, Chicago and Boston. He also has developed and headed departments of neurosurgery at Bhopal Hospital & Research Centre and Max Balaji Hospital, Delhi.





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