Dr. Dhiren Shah

Dr. Dhiren Shah
Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Ahmedabad

MBBS, MS, M.ch

  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Dhiren Shah Working as consultant and Director of C.V.T.S with Care Cardiovascular Consultant group Attached with Sterling Hospital and Shalby Hospital Ahemdabad (September 2002 till date)
  • Senior Residency at G. B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi, Delhi University. Specialized training in Valvular Heart Disease, Congenital Heart Disease & Adult Cardiac Disease(May 2002 – Aug 2002)
  • Senior Resident at Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai in C.V.T.S. Dept(February 2000 – April 2000)
  • Residency in General Surgery at B. J. Medical College & Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad (Gujarat University) Training in à General Surgery Speciality Training(January 1997 to January 2000)
  • He did Valvular Surgeries More than 2000 cases with special interest in mitral Valve repair


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

  • Cardiac Surgery


  • Heart failure surgery
  • Stem cell implementation
  • LVADs
  • Valve repair Surgeries
  • New technologies


  • M.Ch in Cardiovascular & thoracic Surgery (C.V.T.S.) Joined M.Ch (C.V.T.S.) course at G. B. Pant Hospital, New Delhi (Delhi University) one of the oldest Institute in C.V.T.S. course in INDIA, in May 2000
  • M. S. (General Surgery) Joined M.S. (General Surgery) course at Civil Hospital & B. J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (Gujarat University) 1500 bedded Civil Hospital is biggest hospital in INDIA, 1st February 1997
  • Completed the course & obtained Master of Surgery (M.S.) degree in December 1999
  • MBBS course at B.J. Medical College & Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (Gujarat University)
  • Traumatology in July 1991

Practice Information

CIMS Hospital (Care Institute Medical Sciences), Ahmedabad

CIMS Hospital (Care Institute Medical Sciences), Ahmedabad

Off Science City Road, Near Shukan Mall, Sola, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380060

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Co investigator in STITICH TRIAL for LV dysfunction surgery CORONARY Trial FREEDOM Trial ARC Trial –Stem Cell therapy for Ischaemic Dilated cardiomyopathy Transfusion Trial ---In collaboration with cleveland clinic
  • Pulsatile flow during cardiopulmonary bypass using intra aortic balloon pump favors cardiac surgery outcome in pregnant woman, Poster presentation at IACTS 2005
  • Ventricular overlap- an alternative to heart transplantation: our early experience -paper presentation in IACTS 2005, and JATS 2005
  • An atypical presentation of Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva (ASV)—Poster Presentation at IACTS 2005
  • Surgical ventricular restoration (SVR)- a comprehensive surgical therapy for patients with congestive heart failure—Paper presentation in IACTS 2005 and JATS 2005(Japenese association
  • Effect of surgical ventricular restoration on functional status, left ventricular function and Mitral valve regurgitation in Indian patients – an immediate and intermediate term study—Paper presentation at IACTS 2005
  • Comparison of Starr Edward Valve against other Mechanical valve in Indian scenario---Paper presentation in ISMICS conference 2003.,and also the dissertation topic
  • VSD repair in hypertensive pulmonary artery pressure---dissertation topic
  • Unusual presentation of ASD device with large la clot on it---Poster presentation in IACTS 2001
  • Chordal cutting of AML for Ischaemic Mitral regurgitation ----Case study of 3 cases-----Poster presentation at IACTS 2006
  • Should I send my Patient with severe LV dysfunction and Mitral regurgitation for surgery-----Presentation at 3C CON conference2006 at Ahemdabad
  • Coronary artery disease and Heart failure ---a dangerous intersection ----lecture at 3C Con conference 2007
  • Valve Repair or Replacement –What would you choose for your dear ones ? ---- Lecture at 3C Con conference 2008
  • Heart failure and Mitral regurgitation – authored a article in Cardiology Today march-April 2007 Vol.IX No.2
  • Beneficial effects of carvedilol as a concomitant therapy to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor in patients with ischemic left ventricular systolic dysfunctionVolume 85, Number 2, February 2007 ISSN 1205-7541
  • Beneficial effect of endoventricular circular patch plasty in patients with left ventricular dysfunction and with left ventricular akinetci and dyskinetic apical segment----- Indan journal of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery 2007-23:16-24
  • Volumetric and Functional Changes of Right Ventricle as a Predictor for Outcome after Restoring Size and Shape of Left Ventricle (SVR-surgical ventricular restoration) w
  • Member of heart failure Society of India
  • Member of Ethics committee and IRB of SAL Hospital and research Institute
  • Member of IRB of VIBGOYR Research Limited