Dr. Vijay Kohli

Dr. Vijay Kohli



Senior Director - Cardiac Surgery

Vascular Surgeon, Cardiac Surgeon

28 Years of Experience

3 Awards

Fees: INR 1000

About Dr. Vijay Kohli

With over 25 years of rich experience in cardiovascular and cardio thoracic surgery, Dr. Vijay Kohli has emerged as an eminent cardiovascular surgeon in the country. During his long career, he has extensively worked in the field of cardiac failure. Dr. Kohli has also worked on implantation of Ventricular Assist Devices and Heart Transplantation. Dr Kohli was the first surgeon to perform coronary artery bypass at Jammu Medical College in 2001. He is also the first surgeon to have performed coronary artery bypass on a beating heart in Kathmandu, Nepal in 2002. He has till date conducted over 10,000 cardiac surgeries and has over 150 scientific publications at national & international level to his credit. He also provides free OPDs in Jammu for poor & the underprivileged. Dr Kohli has received many awards for his distinguished services and has held various prestigious positions at national & international level. .. read more


    Medical School & Fellowships

  • MBBS - Government Medical College and Associated Hospital, Jammu, 1980
  • MS - Government Medical College and Associated Hospital, Jammu, 1985
  • MCh - Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, 1990
  • Fellowship - St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospital Medical Centre, New York, USA., 1995
  • FIACS - ----, 2003


  • Member - International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Member - American Association of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Member - American Heart Association
  • Member - Asian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons
  • Member - Cardiological Society of India
  • Member - EP Society of India


  • Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Consultant- Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon , currently working
  • Cardiovascular Surgery, Senior Consultant- Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi , 2007
  • Cardiovascular Surgery, Director- Escort Heart Institute & Research Center , 1995
  • Cardiovascular Surgery, Senior Research Associate- St Luke's & Roosevelt Hospital Medical Center, New York, USA , 1993
  • Cardiovascular Surgery, Senior Specialist- King Fahad Hospital, Albaha, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia , 1992
  • Cardiovascular Surgery, Attending Cardiac Surgeon- Escort Heart Institute & Research Center, New Delhi, India , 1990

Awards and Achievements

  • Distinguished services award for contribution to cardiovascular surgery in Jammu and Kashmir, 2003
  • Distinguished Service in Cardiac Surgery – Medal from the President of India, 2002
  • Cardiological society of India – Gold medal for best Scientific Publication, 2001

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