Author: SBH

The possibility of diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cardiovascular diseases has increased due to advances in the method of care. One such method includes interventional cardiology which has gained popularity and bridged the gap between many specialties. WHAT IS INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY? Interventional cardiology is a unique and blended medical discipline that combines the knowledge of cardiology and internal medicine supported by analytical thinking and physical skills of cardiologists ranging from common to subspecialties (1). This subspecialty makes use of specialized imaging techniques and other diagnostic methods to evaluate the pressure and blood flow through the arteries of the heart and…

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Suffering from a disease requiring surgery can be nerve-wracking. You will be required to decide the time of the procedure, choosing the surgeon for it, and selecting the facility. At the same time, you also might be worried about the recovery process, the time it will take for you to get back to your normal routine, and the pain that you will have to bear during and after the procedure. Though one cannot eliminate the need for surgery, minimally invasive procedures can reduce your worry about your recovery and pain. Since the 1990s, minimally invasive surgical procedures have brought about…

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Interventional Cardiology  Dr. Ankur Phatarpekar is one of the top consultant interventional cardiologists in the city (Mumbai) doing complex angioplasties like left main stenting, bifurcation stenting, rotaablation. He is one of the few cardiologists in the city doing cardiac synchronisation therapy (CRT) – which is a special device used to increase the pumping of the heart. He is also part of the team doing one of the highest Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) cases in Mumbai.Hes a proctor for complex angioplasties for Abbott vascular and transcathter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) for Meril teaching cardiologists across the country

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MBBS, MS (Gen Surgery), MCh (Pediatric Surgery), FMAPS, FIAPS Dr. Prashanth is a Consultant Pediatric Surgeon, holding fellowships for minimal access pediatric surgery at KEM, Mumbai, pediatric urology and robotic surgery at children’s hospital of Philadelphia, USA, and C.S. Mott’s Children’s hospital at the University of Michigan. Currently providing his service at the Sit. H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai his 11-year career has seen him in esteemed positions both nationally as an assistant professor of pediatric surgery at KEM Hospital and Seth Gs Medical College in Mumbai, as well as internationally as a specialist pediatric surgeon at Al Wasl…

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MBBS, MD (General surgery) Dr. Shulmita is a general surgeon with a specialization in laparoscopic surgery offering a minimally invasive less painful option for a wide array of general surgical problems faced by the patients.

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Credentials Dr. Shinde is a general surgeon, with a special aptitude for minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery providing patients with an option for a better clinical outcome and a comfortable and less demanding surgery. Patients can expect to receive his expertise in treating complex anal fistula in ano, abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR), Rafaelo Procedure for hemorrhoids, ventral hernia repair, and flap surgery for Pilonidal sinus.

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MBBS, MD Dr. Gupta is a Consultant Physician with an experienced career of over 11 years. Attached to the Wockhardt Hospital, central Mumbai, and Global Hospital in Parel he has helped a community of patients address their medical problems and improve their life.

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MS (Orthopedics) Dr. Ashish is a consultant orthopedic surgeon, with fellowships in the USA and Germany in his specialties of the knee and hip joint replacement and Arthroplasty and Arthroscopy respectively. Using this vast knowledge and skill set he is able to help patients with hip and knee joint problems including osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. He also specializes in trauma, and accident surgery being a specialist to count on in emergency situations. Adding to this vast array of surgical prowess is another specialty in spinal surgery.

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MBBS, MD (Medicine), D (Diabetology), Fellow in Thyroid and Endocrinology Disorders (UK) Dr. Akshay is a renowned consulting Physician, Diabetologist, and Thyroid specialist, who received his education from the prestigious KEM Hospital in Mumbai. He has provided his expertise in this field of ever-growing important non-communicable diseases where his treatment has shaped the lives of his patients, in improving their quality of life as his individualized treatment helps them manage both acute and chronic complications of all endocrine disorders especially diabetes.

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MBBS, MD, DNB (Pulmonary Medicine), FCCP (USA), EDRM (UK), DAA (CMC Vellore) Dr. Jeenam is a Consultant Chest Physician and Interventional Pulmonologist, who received his education from the renowned KEM Hospital, Mumbai. He also has a fellowship in Interventional Pulmonology and Thoracic Oncology in Guangzhou, China. He currently serves at the Wockhardt and Saifee Hospitals in South Mumbai. His academic career has been excellent with him acting as an assistant professor in the Department of Chest Medicine and EPRC at Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital. He is also the 1st Pulmonologist in Mumbai and 2nd overall in India…

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