About Dr. Vijay Kohli
Dr. Vijay Kohli is a Consultant Heart Surgeon in Gurgaon, India. He is currently practicing at Medanta – The Medicity in Sector 38 Gurgaon.
He has more than 32 years of experience. Dr. Vijay Kohli is a qualified Heart Surgeon in Gurgaon at Medanta Hospital.
He was the first surgeon to perform coronary artery bypass in Jammu Medical College in 2001. Dr. Vijay Kohli is also the first surgeon to have performed coronary artery bypass on a beating heart in Kathmandu, Nepal in 2002. Dr. Vijay Kohli‘s vision, clinical expertise, dedication and patient centric approach have resulted in the growth of Medanta Hospital.
His special interests are different aspects of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery and implantation of various VADs (Ventricular Assist Devices) and heart transplantation and management of heart failure patients, Dor's procedure for ventricular aneurysm repairs, principal of septal exclusion technique and repair of mitral valve in remodeling of the ventricular anatomy, coronary artery bypass surgery on a beating heart, Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Beating Heart Surgery, Management of Heart Failure, Right Heart Support System, Complicated Cardiac Ventricular Aneurysms, Reduction Ventriculoplasty, Ventricular Remodeling Procedures, Mitral Valve Repair and Valve Surgery and Management of Aortic Aneurysms.
As a Cardiac and Heart Surgeon his area of expertise includes Acute pericarditis (Pick's disease), Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA), Coarctation of Aorta, Atrial septal defect (ASD), Ventricular septal defect (VSD), Pulmonary stenosis, Transposition of great vessels, Tetralogy of Fallot, Mitral Stenosis, Mitral Regurgitation, Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Regurgitation, Ischaemic Heart Disease, Cardiac arrhythmias/dysrrhythymias, Cardiac tumors (atrial myxoma), Artherosclerosis (blockage of arteries), Aortoiliac Occulsive Disease, Infrainguinal arterial occlulsive disease, Thromboangitis Obliterans (TAO) or Buerger's disease, Takayasu's Pulse less arteritis, Raynaud's Phenomenon, Temporal Arteitis, Subclavian steal syndrome, Traumatic acute arterial occlusion, Arterial embolism, Acute limb ischaemia, Saddle Embolus, Fat embolism, Air embolism, Myotic aneurysm, Abdominal aortic aneurysm, Symptomatic ruptured aortic aneurysm, Popliteal aneurysm, Carotid artery aneurysm (extra-cranial), Dissecting aortic aneurysm, Erythromelalgia/Erythrolgia, Scleroderma/systemic sclerosis, Acrocyanosis (Crurum puellarum frigidum), Upper limb ischaemia, Capillary haemangioma, Cavernous haemangioma, Cirsoid aneurysm, Congenital arteriovenous malformation/congenital arteriovenous fistula, Acquired arteriovenous fistula, Cherry angiomas/Campbell De Morgan spots, Deep vein thrombosis, Varicose veins, Thrombophlebitis, Lymphedema.
Patients from entire Gurgaon, India and across the globe come to Dr. Vijay Kohli with lots of hopes and the doctor ensures that the patients are satisfied with the treatments, with his experience and techniques he uses as a Heart Surgeon in Gurgaon.
Dr. Vijay Kohli has completed his education mainly from Jammu. He did his MBBS from Government Medical College and Associated Hospital, Jammu in 1980, MS from Government Medical College and Associated hospital, Jammu in 1985, M.Ch from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh in 1990, Fellowship from St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospital Medical Centre, New York in 1995 & FIACS from Fellow of the Indian Association of Cardio Thoracic Surgeons in 2003. Currently Dr. Vijay Kohli is practicing as a Heart Surgeon in Gurgaon at Medanta Hospital.
He has also been the member of some prestigious organizations like International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, American Association of Thoracic Surgeons, American Heart Association, Asian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Cardiological Society of India, Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons, Vascular Society of India and EP Society of India.
Before practicing as a Heart Surgeon in Gurgaon at Medanta Hospital, Dr. Vijay Kohli was formerly a Senior Consultant Cardiovascular Surgeon at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi (2007 – 2009), Director of Cardiac Surgery at Escort Heart Institute & Research Center (2005 – 2007) and Senior Specialist Cardiovascular Surgeon at King Fahad Hospital, Albaha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (1992 - 1993).
To add to his achievements, Dr. Vijay Kohli has also awarded with Distinguished Services Award for starting the cardiac surgery program in Jammu Medical College, 2001, Medal from the President of India, 2002, Achievement Award for starting the cardiac surgery program in Norvic Hospital, 2002 and Gold medal for best scientific publications, 2001.
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1. Member of International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
2. Member of American Association of Thoracic Surgeons
3. Member of American Heart Association
4. Member of Asian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons
5. Member of Cardiological Society of India
6. Member of Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons
7. Member of Vascular Society of India
8. Member of EP Society of India
1. Fellowship of St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospital Medical Centre, New York, 1995
2. Fellowship of the Indian Association of Cardio Thoracic Surgeons, 2003
• EXPERIENCE :
1. Senior Director & Cardiac Surgeon at Medanta -The Medicity (2009 - Till Date)
2. Senior Consultant Cardiovascular Surgeon at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi (2007 – 2009)
3. Director of Cardiac Surgery at Escort Heart Institute & Research Center (2005 – 2007)
4. Senior Specialist Cardiovascular Surgeon at King Fahad Hospital, Albaha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (1992 - 1993)
• AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS:
1. Gold medal for best scientific publications, 2001
2. Distinguished Services Award for starting the cardiac surgery programme in Jammu Medical College, 2001
3. Medal from the President of India, 2002
4. Achievment Award for starting the cardiac surgery programme in Norvic Hospital, 2002