Dr. Shashikant Vaghela

Designation:Specialist, Cardiac Thoracic / Vascular Surgery

Dr. Shashikant Vaghela completed his MBBS & MS from Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda, India and Mch from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh, India & Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons (FRCS), Glasgow, UK. He has also completed Commonwealth Medical Scholarship for Higher Training in Paediatric Cadiothoracic Surgery 1994 – Harefield Hospital London.

Dr. Shashikant’s work experience spans 22 years in various international hospitals, namely as a Cardiac Surgeon in several hospitals in UK, NHS for more than 12 years & as a Consultant, Senior Cardiac Surgeon and as a Chief Cardiac Surgeon in Image Hospital, KMCH Hospital, Apollo Rajiv hospital & BBC Heart Care Hospital in Northern India for 4 years respectively. He also has an experience as an Assistant Prof & HOD, Cardiac thoracic/vascular surgery Department in Shri Ram Murti Smark Institute of Medical Sciences, SMRS Medical College, Barielly, India and as a Chief Surgeon in Synergy Hospital, Dehradun & as visiting surgeon in various hospitals in Northern & Central India for 6 years.

His area of expertise includes CABG, Adult Open Heart Surgeries namely ASD, VSD repairs, Myxoma excision, Single & double valve replacements, Open Mitral Valvotomy, Tricuspid Annuloplasty & Maze Precedures etc; Paediatric Open Heart Surgeries, Closed Heart Surgeries, General Thoracic Surgery, Endoscopic procedures & Vascular surgeries such as aorta femoral bypass, Femora popliteal bypass, AAA repair, Thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, AAA Stenting and Carotid endarterectomy.

Dr. Shashikant has presented several research papers and delivered lectures in International Clinical Meetings.

He speaks Hindi, Gujarati & English.