Dr. Nirav Sangani

Specialist in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Qualifications:

FRCSEd (Cardiothoracic Surgery), FEBCTS(Cardiac), FEBCTS( Thoracic), M.Ch (Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery), DNB (Cardiothoracic Surgery), MRCS (Glasgow), Fellowship (USA)

Dr. Nirav Sangani is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Cardiothoracic Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery in both specialties of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery. He is working as a Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Ahalia Hospital Mussafah. He received his medical degree and postgraduate degree in General surgery from BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai, India. He obtained his super specialization degree in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and was trained at the esteemed King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India. He went on to gain further experience and completed Clinical Fellowships in Cardiovascular Surgery at two of the world renowned institutes – Texas Heart Institute, Houston, USA ( worked with renowned cardiac surgeon- Late Dr. Denton Cooley) and Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, USA. He subsequently obtained the degree of Diplomate of National Board (DNB) in Cardiothoracic Surgery, India. He is a also member of The Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow . Prior to joining Ahalia hospital, he worked in India and Dubai as a Cardiothoracic Surgeon and has experience in Coronary artery bypass grafting surgery, Heart valve replacements and General Thoracic Surgery with special interest in Video assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS).

Qualifications

  • FRCSEd (CTh) – Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh – Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • FEBCTS (Cardiac) – Fellow of European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery- Cardiac Surgery
  • FEBCTS (Thoracic) – Fellow of European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery- Thoracic Surgery
  • M.Ch (Magister of Chirurgiae)- Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Residency – Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
  • DNB (Diplomate of National Board) – Cardiothoracic Surgery, India
  • MRCS (Glasgow) – Member of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • ECFMG Certified – Passed USMLE Steps 1,2 and 3
  • M.S (Master of Surgery) – General Surgery Residency
    Topiwala National Medical College and B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai, India
  • M.B.B.S (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)
    Topiwala National Medical College and B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai, India

Publications

  • First Case of an accidental penetrating chest wall vascular trauma by a Sikh Ceremonial Dagger. Indian Journal of Surgery. 2019.
  • Pseudomesotheliomatous Type of Sarcomatoid Squamous Cell Lung cancer presenting with hemothorax. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2018
  • Fever and large pericardial effusion after valve surgery: can be malaria. Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 2018.
  • Tracheobronchopathia Osteochrondroplastica as a single mass in lingular bronchus. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2018.
  • Congenital eventration of diaphragm in an adult with dysmorphic face and digits. Indian Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2017.
  • An unsuspected diagnosis of mucoepidermoid carcinoma of lung. Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 2015.
  • Bivalirudin and transcatheter aortic valve replacement: A cautionary tale. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2014.
  • Sutureless Aortic Valve Implantation. Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2013

Awards

  • B-BRAUN Medical Trust Foundation scholarship in the field of Cardiac surgery

Languages Known

English, Hindi and Gujarati

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