Dr. Bhattacharya is one of the best Cardiac Surgeon in Mumbai. Dr. Bhattacharya served as a full time Professor of Cardio thoracic surgery at Sheth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital and evinced keen interest in teaching for over 10 years before entering into the practice world in 1983. Dr. Bhattacharya specialized and attained M.Ch. (Cardio-Thoracic Surgery) under renowned Cardiac Surgeon and world pioneer Dr. Dudley Johnson. Dr. Bhattacharya joined Jaslok Hospital and then Breach Candy Hospital and then gradually was invited to join most of the major hospitals in Mumbai. Apart from being an accomplished Cardiac Surgeon, Dr. Bhattacharya has invented, designed and patented a few surgical instruments, the most important ones being Atrial Retractor for Mitral Valve Replacement and Internal Mammary Artery Retractor for taking down bilateral Internal Mammary Arteries. Dr. Bhattacharyya has received many accolades and numerous awards in his illustrious career and has been recognized globally for his contribution and work in cardiac surgery. He has also presented papers in many National and International conferences and has authored many articles in National & International journals.
Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre
Dr. Bhattacharyya received accolades and numerous awards from Jaycees, Lion & Giants Rotary Club and many other organizations. To name a few Outstanding citizen of Mumbai Personality of the Decade. Lions’ Favourite Doctor. Rashtriya Sanman for being one of the highest taxpayers during 1994-95 to 1998-99. Rotary Excellence award for Iconic Families of India. Dr. Bhattacharya was the most influential person in the DNA newspaper in the years 2007 & 2008.
MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery), M.CH (Thoracic Surgery)
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Cardiothoracic surgery is concerned with the surgical treatment of organs inside the thorax and above the abdomen. It generally involves the treatment of conditions of the heart, esophagus, and lungs. The surgeon who follows this field of medicine is called the cardiothoracic surgeon.
Cardiothoracic surgeons operate on conditions that occur in the organs inside the chest and in the bony structures that form the chest cavity. As well as performing surgery, they are involved in the treatment and management of the many different diseases within their specialties, such as lung cancer, tumor, and cysts, collapsed or infected lungs, and chest-wall deformities.
Cardiovascular surgery focuses on the heart and great vessels while general thoracic surgery treats diseases of the lungs, esophagus, mediastinum, and chest walls. Cardiothoracic surgeons operate on the organs in the thorax which are heart, lungs, esophagus and great vessels.
The major subspecialties of cardiothoracic are cardiac, thoracic and congenital.