Dr Vivek Jawali

Dr Vivek Jawali

Dr Vivek Jawali

Chairman CV Sciences and Executive Council, Fortis Hospital


Played the Key role in founding:

  • The Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology at Banglore
  • The Wockhardt hospitals Ltd,Banglor. Dr VJ was on the board of directors of Wockhardt ltd.Its now merged and is the present Fortis hospitals in Banglore.

WAS FIRST IN INDIA to perform the

  • off pump(beating heart) bypass surgery in 1991
  • Minimally invasive bypass surgery in 1995
  • Minimally invasive cardiac valve suregry 1996
  • Awake (non incubated) cardiac surgeries in 1999.-world pioneer.

-Total surgeries done under him : more than 30,000

-11 national orations

-innumerable national & international guest lectures & demonstration of live surgeries in India and abroad

-Former President,Indian Association of CardioThoracic Surgeons ( IACTS) in 2008

Exec . Council member -Association of cardiovascular & thoracic surgeons of Asia (ATCSA)

Founder member-International society of minimally invasive cardiac surgeons (ISMICS)

Former vice-president of indian collage of cardiology ( ICC) – 2007

Member,Editorial board-“innovations in Cardiac surgery” ( only Indian on board)

Member, editorial board-cts.net(a web site of cardiac surgeons of the world)

Founder- IACTS.org ( a web site of the Indian association of Cardiothoracic surgeons)

Formerly member: Medical council of India ( academic council)

-RECIPIENT of “the Harvard medical international’s lifetime achievement award for medical excellence in India”

-Innumerable national & state awards

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