Dr. Dhananjay Malankar is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon with 10 years of experience in the field of cardiac surgery. He is trained in General surgery as well as Cardiothoracic surgery from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, which is a premier institute and considered the best in the country. After completing his training, he stayed at AIIMS for 3 more years to gain operative experience. That was followed by 2 years fellowship in adult cardiac surgery at Cleveland Clinic which is ranked no 1 in the USA where he was exposed to state of the art complex cardiac and Heart failure surgeries like LVAD insertion, ECMO, and Heart Transplant.
Cardiac surgery training is incomplete without the knowledge of the various aspects of congenital heart diseases and their surgical options and that was completed in his 1-year fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where he was exposed to a variety of neonatal and pediatric cardiac surgery cases and their perioperative management. After all this training he is currently working as a full-time consultant at Fortis Hospital, Mulund.
Pediatric and neonatal cardiac surgery
Mechanical circulatory support – ECMO and VAD placement
Heart failure surgery – Heart transplantation
Valve repair – Mitral valve repair and Tricuspid valve (Ebstein’s) repair
MBBS, MS (General surgery- AIIMS), Mch (Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery - AIIMS)
Fellowship – Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA (Adult cardiac and Heart failure surgery)
Fellowship – Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia, USA (Pediatric and neonatal cardiac surgery)
Dr Malankar is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon with 10 years of post Mch experience in the field of cardiac surgery.
Fellowship in adult cardiac surgery and Heart failure surgery – Cleveland clinic, Ohio, USA
Fellowship in Pediatric cardiac surgery – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
Numerous research papers in reputed Indian and International journals.
FICCI Medical Value Travel Awards 2019– for an interesting case study in Pediatric cardiac sciences