Dr. Vidyadhar S. Lad Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Mumbai

Dr. Vidyadhar S. Lad

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Mumbai


  • 1 Hospital


  • Associated with Fortis Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi as a CVTS surgeon who has a rich experience in the areas of ECMO, Ventricular assist devices, and Heart transplant surgery
  • Worked at the National Heart Center in Singapore
  • Lecturer, CV Surgery, King Edward Memorial Hospital (2001-2003).
  • Diplomate of National Board (CVTS), New Delhi, INDIA (2001).
  • King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, INDIA (M Ch CVTS 1997-2001).
  • Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, INDIA (MS Gen. Surgery 1994-97).
  • King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, INDIA (MBBS 1988-94)
  • Languages : English, Hindi, Marathi


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Cardiovascular Surgery


  • CABG (Beating Heart)
  • Valve replacement & repair
  • Aortic aneurysm & dissection surgery
  • Maze surgery
  • Heart Transplant/VAD/ECMO
  • HOCM Surgery


  • MS from Tata Memorial Hospital, University of Mumbai
  • Was awarded FRCS by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK
  • M.Ch in CVTS from K. E. M. Hospital, University of Mumbai.
  • Advanced training in Complex Heart Surgeries at the Toronto General Hospital and the Ottawa Heart Institute in Canada
  • Fellowship, CV Surgery, Ottawa Heart Institute, CANADA (2008-2009)
  • Fellowship, CV Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, CANADA (2005-2008)
  • Fellowship, CV Surgery, National Heart Center, SINGAPORE (2004-2005)
  • FRCS Edinburgh (1998)

Practice Information

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, Mumbai

Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, Mumbai

Rao Saheb Achutrao Patwardhan Marg, Four Bunglows, Andheri (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400053

Achievements & Contributions

  •  Dr. Lad has presented various scientific papers at International Conferences
  • Patwardhan A M, Lad V S, Pai V B. Esophageal injury during Radio frequency ablation for atrial fibrillation: inherent safety of radiofrequency bipolar coagulation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2002 Sep, 124: 642-a-643-a.
  • Patwardhan A M, Lad V S, N Kumar. Radiofrequency modified Maze procedure for chronic atrial fibrillation. Ind J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2003 Jul, 19: 136-140.
  • Lad V S. Recurrence of atrial fibrillation and flutter after Atrial Compartment Operation: Modified atrial incisions and role of Amiodarone. Ann Thorac Surg 2005 Jan, 79: 389
  • Pai RK, Lad VS, Agarwal N, Khandeparkar J, Patwardhan A. Implications of valve prosthesis-patient mismatch in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement; who tolerates and who does not. Ind J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2005 Dec; 21: 256-61
  • Lad VS, Rao V, Badiwala M, Jackman J. Stem-cell therapy for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy.Indian Heart J 2007 Aug; Suppl B: B133-B142.
  • Newcomb A, David TE, Lad VS, Bobiarski J, Armstrong S, Maganti M. Mitral valve repair for advanced myxomatous degeneration with emphasis on posterior displacement of the mitral annulus. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008 Dec; 136: 1503-9.
  • Butany J, Vaideeswar P, Dixit V, Lad VS, Vegas A, David TE. Ascending aortic aneurysms in unicommissural aortic valve disease. Cardiovascular Pathology 2009 Jan; 18: 11-18
  • Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons
  • Canadian Cardiovascular Society
  • International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

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