MBBS, MS(Genral Surgery), MCh(Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery), Diplomate of National Board (DNB)in Cardiac Surgery
Designation: Additional Director, Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgery
Languages spoken: English, Hindi and Punjabi
Total Years’ of Experience: 20 years
Previous experience: After completing his M.Ch, Dr. Choudhary went to work with Dr. T.S. Mahant and joined Batra Hospital, New Delhi as a Consultant in Cardiac Surgery in January 1997.
He was selected for the Starr Ahmed International Fellowship and during the 2 year period he got an opportunity to work with Dr. Albert Starr, who has performed the first heart valve replacement surgery in the world and has also designed the Starr Edwards Ball and Cage Valve.
During his stay in USA he had the opportunity to work with Dr. Storm Floten, Dr. Aftab Ahmed and Dr. Jeffery Swanson.
He has worked at some of the leading hospitals in India like S.M.S Jaipur, SGPGI, Lucknow and Batra Hospital.
Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers: Fellowship Programme at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Research Center in Portland, Oregon, USA in 2000
Professional Memberships: • IACTS
Clinical Interests/ Specialised Treatments /Area of Expertise: Beating Heart Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Aortic Aneurysm Surgery, Acute and Chronic Aortic Dissection Surgery , Minimal Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Off Pump CABG, Valve Replacement Surgery , Re-do Off Pump CABG and Re-do Valve Surgery.
Awards & Honors: • Dr Indu Goyal Memorial Gold Medal for being the Topper in MBBS
• Sixth position in Merit List of 1st MBBS Exam University Of Rajasthan Jaipur
• Eight position in Merit List of 2nd MBBS Exam University Of Rajasthan Jaipur
• Seventh position in Merit List of 3rd MBBS Exam University Of Rajasthan Jaipur
Research and Publications: Journal Article - A simple technique for aortic valve replacement in patients with a patent left internal mammary artery bypass graft.
Journal Article - Role of an operative score in mitral reconstruction in dominantly stenotic lesions
Journal Article - Early anticoagulation after mechanical valve implantation, and related complications.
Medical Breakthroughs/Interesting Case Studies: http://www.ctsnet.org/home/achoudhary;