MBBS, MD, Fellowship - Cardiology
Director - Cardiology
The Director of the Department of Cardiology, Dr. Ashwin B Mehta is an eminent Interventional Cardiologist in Mumbai, with more than 38 years' experience behind him. He also serves as an Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at SR Mehta Hospital, Lilavati Hospital, Breach Candy Hospital, Harkisondas Hospital, Western Railway Hospital and Saifee Hospital. He is a well-qualified Interventional Cardiologist and has been recognized with several awards and honors. He has received the prestigious Padmashree National Award in 2004. The same year, Dr. Mehta received the Maharashtra Gaurav Award for the most outstanding contribution in Cardiology by the Govt. of Maharashtra.
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta has pioneered Cardiac Catheterisation and Angiography in newborn babies in India and was also the first to introduce His Bundle Electrography in India and Primary Angioplasty in Acute Myocardial Infarction with the first systemic trial. He has performed more than 10,000 Angioplasties and over 50,000 Angiographies. Dr. Ashwin B Mehta's special skills include Coronary Interventions, Rotablation, Balloon valvotomy, transcatheter and Aortic valve replacement. Among many of his other achievements, he was a pioneer in starting Cardiac catheterization and Angiography in newborn babies in India in 1973 and the first one to start Bundle Electrography in India in the same year.
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta also has a vast experience on academic front as he has taught hundreds of undergraduate, postgraduate and super specialty medical students and has served for over 25 years as Hon. Professor of Cardiology at the University of Mumbai and Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion, Mumbai.
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Medical School & Fellowships
MBBS - King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai, 1962
Fellowship - Cardiology - American College of Cardiology, USA
Fellowship - Cardiology - Indian Society of Electrocardiology
Fellowship - Cardiology - Indian College of Physicians
Fellowship - American College of Chest Physicians, USA
Fellowship - Indian Society of Electrocardiology
Former President - Cardiological Society of India
President - Cardiovascular Society of India
President - Indian Society of Electrocardiology, 1986
Vice President - American College of Chest Physicians Western India Chapter, 1979
Vice President - Indian Society of Electrocardiology, 1978
Founder Secretary - Indian Society of Electrocardiology, 1975
Secretary - Cardiological Society of India , 1975
Executive President - International Workshop of Echocardiography
He Has Performed or Supervised More Than 10,000 Angioplasties and More Than 50,000 Angiographies -
Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Mumbai
Mentor and Consultant
Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai
Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai
Western Railway Hospital, Mumbai
Cumballa Hill Hospital, Mumbai
Saifee Hospital, Mumbai
SR Mehta Hospital, Harkisondas Hospital, Mumbai
Padma Shree Awarded
Appreciation Award by Association of Medical Consultants, Mumbai. Presented on Alkem Doctors' Award Nite, Mumbai
Received Golden Contribution Award at AICT, New Delhi
Indian Medical Association Distinguished Doctor Award
Golden Contribution Award
Maharashtra Gaurav Award
Chemtech Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award
Mahavir Mahatma Award for Oneness
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta has been practicing for the last 50 years.
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta can treat coronary artery disease, heart valve disease, peripheral vascular disease and more.
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta is an expert in interventional cardiology. This sub-specialty uses a catheter-based method to treat patients.
Dr. Ashwin B Mehta is a recipient of the Padma Shri Award, Maharashtra Gaurav Award, Mahavir Mahatama Award for Oneness among others.
Procedures like coronary interventions, rotablation, balloon valvotomy, transcatheter, aortic valve replacement and more.