Ahmedabad - Doctors
Dr. Parag Sheth
MBBS, MS, DNB (CTVS)
Dr. Parag Sheth is an Internationally acclaimed heart surgeon who is associated with Columbia Asia Hospital as Senior consultant cardiovascular & thoracic surgeon. He has also been associated as the department coordinator and chairman, consultant forum at Apollo hospitals International Ltd, Ahmedabad. He is the Director of Classy Heart Care group.
He has the experience of more than 13000 coronary bypass & open heart operations. He specializes in coronary bypass surgery including beating heart bypass, total arterial bypass, heart failure surgery, Hybrid & Minimally Invasive heart surgeries; valve repair vis a vis replacements , major Aortic surgeries for Aortic Aneurysms and dissections; Arrhythmia surgery ; surgery for congenital heart diseases; Peripheral vascular bypasses aortofemoral, femoropopliteal, Carotid endarterectomy, varicose vein surgery; A- V fistula; Thymectomy - mediastinal tumor excision; Lung resection and decortication. He is also involved in several heart transplant operations.
He has been treating patients from India and overseas including UK, Spain, Fiji, USA, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, Zambia.
Dr. Parag Sheth has a brilliant academic career and has a number of state-level, national and international clinical research and presentations. He is known as a great orator and is a regular at giving speeches on lifestyle diseases etc at both national and international forums. He is a well-respected teacher. Dr. Parag Sheth has received several landmark awards in his career including
- IMA Medical Education and research award for young scientist
- Gimaconbest paper award
- Best Doctor award of Apollo Hospitals, Chennai.
- National Merit Scholarship
His 75 minutes of open (internal) cardiac massage to revive a patient with an arrested heart and SVR (Surgical Ventricular Restoration) surgery for the largest ever reported LV Aneurysm (in cardiomyopathy) in the world are likely to qualify for the Guinness and Limca book of world records.
Dr. Parag Sheth is actively involved in several community services including blood donation camps and healthy heart awareness programs. He is known for his series of lectures on lifestyle diseases- prevention & cure.
- Ophthalmic surgeries
- Contact lens fitting and dispensing
- Laser treatments
- Diagnosis and therapeutics
- Corneal topography
- Retinopathy management
- Treatment of presbyopia
Total Experience: Over 18 years
Dr. Parag Sheth finished his basic training (MBBS 1991 & M.S 1996) at NHL Medical College & V.S Hospital, Ahmedabad. Afterwords he relocated at Chennai, finished his Diplomate of National Board of Cardio Thoracic & Vascular surgery (DNB-CVTS 2000) & became full time consultant at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. He worked there for more than 6 years. Later he went to Sydney, Australia where he worked as a staff cardiac surgeon at the world famous Liverpool Hospital in Sydney. He has worked with stalwarts in cardiac surgery. He has been associated with Apollo group of Hospitals for 18 years.