Dr. Jnanesh Thacker

Dr. Jnanesh Thacker, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Mumbai

MBBS, MS, M.Ch

  • (Clinical) Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center And University of Pittsburgh , Heart Lung Esophageal Surgical Institute , Division of Cardiac Surgery , Section of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support ( Artificial Heart), 2009-10-16 to March 31, 2011
  • (Clinical) Assistant Professor of Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Section of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation & Mechanical Circulatory Support, 2007 to 2009
  • Clinical Instructor of Surgery. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center And University of Pittsburgh , Heart Lung Esophageal Surgical Institute , Division of Cardiac Surgery , Section of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support ( Artificial Heart), 2005-2007
  • Associate Professor of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery at K.J. Somaiya Medical College & K.J. Somaiya Hospital, Bombay, 1990 - 1997
  • Advanced Clinical Fellow in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. St. Charles Hospital Bend, Oregon, 1994
  • Advanced Clinical Fellow in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. St. Vincent’s Hospital & Emmanuel Hospital, Portland, Oregon, USA 1993 - 1995
  • Advanced Clinical Fellow in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery,  Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 1992 - 1993
  • Advanced Special Postgraduate Fellow in CT Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, USA, 1991 - 1992
  • Advanced Fellow in Cardiovascular & thoracic Surgery, Texas Heart Institute, TX, USA, 1990-1991
  • Senior Clinical Assistant in Cardiac Surgery, Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences (BHIMS), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 1989 – 1990
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Specialities

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

  • Cardiac Surgery

Procedures

  • Heart Surgery

  • Lung Transplant

  • Revascularization

Expertise

  • Lung Transplantation
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Heart-Lung Transplantation
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Non-transplant surgery for heart failure
  • Total arterial revascularization using only internal mammary artery (RIMA-LIMA-Y operation)
  • Beating heart surgery ( Off Pump Coronary Bypass Grafting {OPCAB})

Education

  • MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery)Grant Medical College, University of Bombay,  (April 1973 – Nov 1979)
  • MS (Master of General Surgery, Tata Memorial Hospital, University of Bombay, (July 1982-June1986)
  • MCh (CVTS) Master of Chirurgie-Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital, University of Bombay, (July 1986-June1989)
  • Diploma in Extra Corporeal Technology, K.E.M. Hospital, University of Bombay 1989

Practice Information

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research center, Mumbai

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research center, Mumbai

Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Mahavir Heart Foundation Award.1996 - 1998
  • Jain Seva Samiti, Gandhidham, Kutch, India.  2000 -2002
  • Jain Zalawadi Trust, Ghatkopar, Bombay, India. 2002-2003
  • Best Citizen Award for outstanding services rendered as a Heart Surgeon in Bombay, W. Gresh & V. Gandhi Foundation. Bombay, India.  May 2004
  • Managing Trustee, Dedication Educational & Medical Trust, Charity Commissioner, Bombay, India. 1998 -2002