|Interventional Cardiologist / Cardiovascular specialist|
|Chief||Department of Cardiology, UNICARE Heart Institute, Surat.
Near Canal Road, Sosyo Circle, Surat Since 2014.
Rainbow Hospital, Vapi Since the year of 2015.
|Director||Technical Director of Cardiology Department, Shri B.D. Mehta Mahavir Heart Institute, Surat, Since the year of 2001|
Dr. Devang Desai is eminent Interventional Cardiologist from western India - Surat (South Gujarat). He is having bright career as cardiologist since 1991 having career of 29 years in field of Cardiology and is one of senior most personality, in field of cardiology from Surat & South Gujarat. Dr. Devang Desai is first cardiologist to perform Angioplasty with Stenting, Pacemakers, AICD, Biventricular pacing, ulnar artery approach in Angioplasty at B.D. Mehta Mahavir heart Institute, Surat.
He is born from middle class family from Baroda [Vadodara]. His father was registered Govt. medical practitioner and he was in Govt. service at various primary health care center of Baroda district. As a result of this he was interested in medical field since childhood. During primary and secondary school education he has achieved highest marks in highest secondary school examination.
During his D.M. [Cardiology] course at B.Y.L. Nayar Hospital, Bombay he got wide experience of various interventional techniques and achieved [D.M. Cardiology] degrees at first attempt with flying colors.
In his 29 years of career as Interventional Cardiologist he has performed 52000 angiographic procedures and about 24000 Angioplasty, Coronary stenting, BMV, Pacemaker implantation etc. procedures.
In Surat at Mahavir Heart Institute he has unique achievement of performing highest number of Cardiac Interventional procedures. He is pioneer in performing first ulnar artery approach and AICD implantation as unique achievement. He was performed maximum number of radial & ulnar artery [From hand] Angioplasty and stenting interventions at Mahavir Hospital Surat.
Dr. Devang Desai has visited Germany for participating in “Interventional Cardiology workshop and course on Supported Angioplasty in critically ill patients” at Rodenburg clinic, near Frankfurt in 1995 to achieve fellow ship.
Dr. Desai also achieved fellow ship of Society for Cardiac angiography & Interventions recently He is also awarded from Cambridge [UK] as “LEADING HEALTH PROFESSIONAL FROM ASIA”. He is youngest cardiologist to achieve this awards.
He was invited to deliver Lecture on the topic of “Follow up study of long drug illuted stents” at prestigious “Euro PCR -2007” conference held at Barcelona, Spain from 22nd to 24th May – 2007.
He has number of publications in various journals and is invited as gust faculty in various cardiology summits.
Dr. Devang himself is interested in Music and Games like Cricket, Football, Hockey etc. He is very philosophical man and has been interest in Politics, Science, World affairs and is capable of Debating on topic of Science, politics, world affairs, history, religion & philosophy of life in addition to his academic career as cardiologist.
Dr. Desai is deeply interested in Yoga and medication and considers them as adjacent tools of keeping Heart healthy.
He is also involved in development of medical tourism in Surat where he is attached to world class Cardiac Hospitals – Care Hospital, Athwagate circle, Surat. & Shri Mahavir Heart Institute, Surat. He has operated on many cardiac patients from America, U.K. South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Bangladesh etc. who comes to visit as Non resident Indians. He is having Great sense of humor and very popular amongst his follower patients.
He is at present clinical & technical director interventional Cardiology at Unicare Heart Institute, Surat & Mahavir Heart Institute, Surat. Although he is invasive interventional cardiologist his message to Society is Clear “PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CURE"
Dr. Devang Desai is a leading Interventional Cardiologist & Cardiovascular Specialist in South Gujarat and a Director of Cardiology department of Unicare Hospital, Sosyo Circle, Surat & B.D. Mehta Mahavir Cardiac Hospital, Surat.
Dr. Devang Desai achieved DM (Cardiology) and MD (Med.) degrees with highest rank and received fellowships from U.S.A., Germany and INDIA.
In the career span of 29 years Dr. Devang Desai has performed more than 52000 cardiac procedures including more than 24000 cardiac interventions like PTCA, Stenting, BMV, PBV, Pacemaker implantation, AICD, etc. Out of which more than 20% are critically ill IHD patients such as a cardiogenic shock and primary angioplasty.
He is the first Cardiologist who has performed Ulnar artery angioplasty and Stenting and he was already started Angioplasty program through Radial/Ulnar approach at Unicare Heart Institute & Shri B.D.Mehta Mahavir Heart Institute, Surat.
He was pioneer and first to do Rotablator & IVUS in surat before 10 years. he has visited heart failure center at Geneva-Switzerland for advance training in cardiac resynchronize therapy in heart failure.
Recently Dr. Devang has started first programme of training other cardiologist in ROTABLATOR, IVUS, OCT and FFR test used during coronary intervention. He is performing independently ROTABLATOR, IVUS Technology.
Unicare Heart Institute, Surat offers a complete range of cardiac care services and clinical treatment programs. Unicare Heart Institute, Surat has emerged as a frontrunner in heart care treatments under the able aegis of Dr. Devang Desai. Dr. Devang Desai, a name of repute in cardiology circle has a bright academic record and professional record. Off the record, he has a soft heart and keeps active participation in Social functions too.
The fact is appreciated that in the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease, all medical facilities are not alike. We have earned our ranking as one of the nation's leading centers of cardiac care in many ways. We give special emphasis to patient satisfaction.
Implanted Latest Technology DRUG ILLUTED STENTS (30) reducing restenosis rate drastically.
Holding immense experience in peripheral renal interventions. Pioneer work done in Rescuing Primary Angioplasty in Acute MI cases.