Dr Sandeep Attawar
Dr. Attawar is a recognized for his ability to perform a variety of complex cardiac procedures on patients of all ages. Those under his care enjoy a high level of satisfaction that is in line with his exceptional results. In addition, Dr. Attawar has also accumulated extensive expertise in starting successful cardiac units from the bottom up, having done so on four separate occasions over the last decade. His work during this period has involved healthcare giants such as Narayana Hrudayalaya, Apollo Hospitals and the Global Hospitals India Group and Fortis healthcare limited. Dr. Attawar enjoys the challenge of working in new environments and is driven by a commitment to the development of cardiac healthcare services, both in India and across the world. He encourages you all to share in this endeavor and invites you to contact him with any comments or queries.
Dr. Sandeep Attawar is one of India’s leading heart surgeons and is a recognized expert in the field of cardiothoracic surgery. Over his career, he has participated in over 10000 open and closed heart surgeries, Lung and Heart Transplantation in adults, Left ventricular assist device implants for failing hearts and is capable of performing a variety of surgical procedures on patients of any age, from neonates to octogenarians.
In addition to his surgical expertise, Dr. Attawar is also an active member in international cardiothoracic forums such as the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS), International society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) and the Minimally Invasive Robotic Association (MIRA),Society of Thoracic surgeons (STS ) and the European association of cardio-thoracic surgery ( EACTS ) He has had work published in leading journals such as the Annals of Thoracic Surgery (ATS), and regularly contributes to papers and presentations delivered across the world.He is a scientific advisor for Reliant Heart and is involved in advancing the field of mechanically assisted circulation or Long term Ventricular assist devices (LVAD).He is also on the editorial board of the Journal of Thoracic disease . Dr Attawar is part of the International faculty on the I2C2 committee that spearheads policies and outcomes of Mechanically assisted circulatory therapies, a sub committee of the ISHLT.
Dr. Sandeep Attawar is a firm believer in universal access to cardiac treatment, and strives to provide the highest quality of care to patients in his institution. He possesses an enviable surgical record, and has progressed to the top of his field at a youthful age. His patients enjoy a high level of satisfaction with their treatment, and over the years, he has worked with some of the sub-continent’s most established and prominent healthcare organizations. Currently he is the Head and Founding Director of Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic organ transplantation at the Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI), Gurgaon.
- MCh, Shri Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences & Technology.
- HOD, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
- Director, Narayana Hrudayala Hospital,Jaipur
- Head of Department, Apollo Hospitals ,Dhaka
- Senior Consultant, RTIICS,Calcutta