Our Doctors Team
List of Experienced Heart Transplant Surgeons in India, Pakistan, China, UK and USA.
DR Rajeev Bedi
Director Medical Oncology
Dr Bedi is a skilled oncologist with over 17 years of experience. Having done his DM from AIIMS New Delhi, he worked with the institute for 7 years, before joining Fortis Healthcare in 2003. He has undergone advanced training in Haematology at Royal Marsden Hospital in London. His area of expertise includes Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Gynaecological Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Leukaemia and Lymphomas.
DR RP Doley
Consultant, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Dr Doley is a renowned surgeon in the field of Gastrointestinal, Advanced Laparoscopic and Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He has more than 12 years of experience in the field of surgery. He has done his MCh in Surgical Gastroenterology and MS in General Surgery from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. He has undergone advanced trainings in Advanced Laparoscopic (Minimally Invasive), and Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He has done his MBBS from Assam Medical College & Hospital, Dibrugarh University, Assam. His areas of interest in Oncological Surgery include Biliary System Cancer, Gall Bladder Cancer, Pancreas Cancer and the cancers of the esophagus (food pipe), stomach, small intestine and large intestine.
DR Ritu Aggarwal
Attending Consultant, Radiation Oncology
Dr Ritu Aggarwal is a highly skilled Radiation Oncologist with eight years of experience. She was previously a Consultant and In-charge of the Radiation Oncology Department with Indus Hospital, Mohali. Her area of specialisation includes Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT), Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT), Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT), Breast Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Cervix Cancer, Brain Tumours, Lung Cancer, and Brachytherapy.
Dr Rajeev Kapoor
Colorectal Cancer Surgeon
Dr (Prof) Rajeev Kapoor is the former Head of Surgery from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana as well as former Consultant, Colorectal Surgery, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide, Australia. He has got more than 27 years of experience in all aspects of Surgery as well as more than 14 years exclusive experience as a Colorectal Cancer Surgeon. He has a vast area of interest in Colorectal and Oncological Surgery, including Gynaecological Oncology and Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery, Faecal Incontinence Surgery as well as Trauma and Emergency Surgery
DR Ashish Singhal
Consultant, Liver Transplant Surgeon
Dr. Ashish Singhal, formerly at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC), Cincinnati, USA, a stalwart in the field of Abdominal Organ Transplantation, has joined Fortis Hospital Mohali. Dr. Singhal has nearly 8 years of experience in the field of liver transplantation with more than 5 years of experience in USA including a faculty position at UCMC. After completion of his general surgery residency from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi; he was associated with a living donor liver transplant program at Apollo Hospital, New Delhi for 2 years. He then worked as a Clinical Research Fellow at Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute, Oklahoma City, USA and as a Postdoctoral Clinical fellow in Division of Liver Transplantation at Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, USA. He also successfully completed a 2-year American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) accredited multi-organ (liver, kidney, and pancreas) transplant surgical fellowship at UCMC.
DR Atul Joshi
Senior Consultant, General Surgery
Dr Joshi is a widely acclaimed surgeon with decades of experience in advanced laparoscopic procedures and complex open surgical procedures. He has a distinction of having worked in the best centres in India and abroad. He trained in surgery and allied specialities at the Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh. He has worked at AIIMS New Delhi, GMC Chandigarh, GMC Patiala as well as centres abroad.
DR JD Wig
Director & Head, Department of General Surgery
Dr Jai Dev Wig is a renowned surgeon specialising in Gastrointestinal Surgery and Surgical Oncology. With over 40 years of experience, he previously conducted several General Surgeries of the liver, gall bladder, pancreas, thyroid, breast, adrenals and others. He was a Professor and the Head of the Department for General Surgery at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. He was also an Examiner for MS (Surgery), MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology) and DNB (General Surgery and Surgical Gastroenterology). He did his FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
DR Rajat Sharma
Consultant, Cardiac Electrophysiologist
Dr Rajat Sharma is the lead physician and heads the Heart Rhythm & Pacemaker Division at Fortis Hospital, Mohali. After completing his core cardiology residency from the premier Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, he pursued advanced fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology from University of Dalhousie, Canada. He specializes in the management of various cardiac arrhythmias or heart rhythm abnormalities. He performs cardiac electrophysiology studies (EP Study) and catheter ablation for management of various cardiac arrhythmias. His focus areas are Complex ablation procedures for management of ventricular tachycardia (both scar and idiopathic), atrial fibrillation and arrhythmias in structural heart diseases, implantation of various advanced types of pacemakers /AICDs for heart rhythm disorders and Biventricular pacemakers for heart failure patients and pacemaker troubleshooting. He manages a regular Heart Rhythm clinic, Heart Failure clinic, Pacemaker & Device Clinic and Inherited heart disease clinic at Fortis Hospital, Mohali.
DR Ravul Jindal
Director, Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Surgery
Dr Jindal is presently working as Additional Director - Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Fortis Hospital, Mohali. He is working in the field of surgery from last 17 years and is with Fortis since 6 years. His areas of expertise include peripheral arterial and venous interventions Dr. Ravul Jindal completed his MBBS from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram and MS in General Surgery from PGIMER, Chandigarh. He acquired a Diplomate in National Board in General surgery from New Delhi. After completing his senior residency at PGIMER, Chandigarh, he went on to do his Fellowship in Vascular Surgery at St Mary’s Hospital, London, UK. He also completed his FRCS from Royal College of surgeons of Edinburgh. St Mary’s hospital is world renowned for vascular surgery and is affiliated to Imperial College. For your knowledge Penicillin was discovered by Alexander Fleming in this hospital.
DR Rajat Gupta
Consultant, Paediatric Cardiology
Dr Rajat Gupta has completed his Post Graduation in Pediatrics from PGIMS Rohtak. He did DNB Pediatrics from SDM Hospital, Jaipur in 2008. Thereafter he served as Senior Resident in GMCH, Sector 32 Chandigarh. For further specialization he joined fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute and Research Center, New Delhi in 2009. After completing his fellowship he continued to work there for another three years to increase his skills and knowledge. He has published case reports and review articles for journals in Pediatric Cardiology and participated in National and International Conferences.
DR TS Mahant
Executive Director, Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery
He completed his MBBS from Medical College, Shimla and did his MS in General Surgery as well as M Ch. Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Surgery from PGIMER, Chandigarh. Subsequently, he worked as faculty at Medical College, Shimla and PGIMER, Chandigarh and later at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute, Lucknow as Additional Professor. He has performed more than 27,000 surgeries ranging from neonates to geriatric patient with excellent results. He is a keen academician and has numerous publications in various national and International journals. He is advisor to the Editorial Boards of prestigious journals and is conducting various international trials. He has received various National and International awards for his distinguished work in the infield of Cardio Vascular Surgery.
DR Vivek Mittal
MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics Senior Consultant
Dr. Vivek Mittal has performed a large number of surgeries during the 22 years of his medical career. His areas of excellence are Joint Replacement Surgeries like Total Knee Replacement (TKR), Total Hip Replacement (THR) and Shoulder Replacement. He performs both Primary as well as Revision Joint Replacement Surgeries for the hip and knee joints. He also performs Osteotomies around the knee for early Arthritis or deformities of the bone, and Trauma Management based on AO principles, especially around the hip, knee and shoulder joints. He did his MBBS and MS in Orthopaedics from University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi University. He then went on to become the registrar at St. Stephen's Hospital. His career as a Consultant began at Jeewan Mala Hospital, followed by the Delhi Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedics and then Sant Parmanand Hospital. He is now a visiting consultant at some of Delhi's leading hospitals and also teaches Orthopaedic trainees. Dr. Mittal has also delivered lectures and has performed live Joint Replacement Surgeries at various conferences, institutes and hospitals, both nationally and internationally.