Jury 2015

Special Screening Jury for the MedscapeIndia Award 2015

Gynecology

Dr. Hrishikesh Pai

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Dr. Pai is an MD gold medalist at the University of Mumbai & Masters of Science in Clinical Embryology and Andrology from the Eastern Virginia Medical school USA. He is one of the earliest Gynecologists in India to foray into the world of Assisted Reproductive Technology, way back in 1991.

Though Dr. Pai has been academically and professionally active, he has a vision for Science and humanity.

He is currently the President of the Indian Society for Assisted reproduction 

Dr. Pai lives by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s quote: “I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved. The progress of woman in the nation is his utmost priority.

He has formed a charitable trust The Infertility Health Foundation which seeks to provide subsidized, high quality healthcare for low-income families in terms of family welfare and reproductive health.

Research on Changing Role of Women in Society & Actress.

Dr. Nishigandha Wad

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Dr Nishigandha Wad is recognized by the dramatics fraternity at the tender age of 7 years, when she was awarded the best actress prize during an inter-school drama competition . Dr. Nishigandha Wad has excelled academically. She has done B.A. (Philosophy) Hons. in 1990.She has also done her Ph. D - Research on Changing Role of Women in Society - Reflection from Marathi & British Theaters (1900-1970) University of Mumbai-2003. Her extensive contribution as an actor in the lead role in more than 100 films is a living testimonial of her true passion.  She yearns for the troubled soul of women and has delivered more than 1000 lectures for women empowerment. She plans to keep on giving only her best.

Ayurveda

Shri Ramji Jyotishi

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M.A. (Pub. Admn.), M.sc. (Org. Chem.), Ph.D.(Pharma. Sc.).

  1. TEACHING : 33 yr, Deptt of Rasa Shastra&Bhashjyakalpana, Research Methodology and Medical Statistics, ShriAyurvedMahavidyalaya, Hanuman Nagar, Nagpur. 440009
  2. RESEARCH PAPERS (Publication and Presentation) – 14, (National and International Reprints requested by researchers from Japan, Great Britain, South Africa, Italy, Canada etc.)
  3. M.D (Ayu) – Co-Guide and Ph.D.(Ayu) – Res. Adviser - 70 – The Work is mainly focused towards laboratory demonstrations of Ayurvedic principles and processes, to provide experimental evidences and better understanding of the same.
  4. Mentor – Vaidya Scientist Fellowship, Institute of Ayurved and Integrative Medicines, Bengaluru, AYUSH, New Delhi

Radiology

Dr. Jignesh Thakkar

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  1. Honorary Radiologist & at C.R. Wadia Hospital ,Thane Municipal Corporation Since 1996.
  2. Honorary Radiologist & Sonologist at Burhani Hospital since 1995.
  3. Honorary Radiologist & sonologist at mumbra millennium hospital ,mumbra since 2000.
  4. Director –Aarati scan center Pvt.Ltd. thane. Partner –Edurad ,Partner – Med Conference pvt. Ltd.
  5. Honorary Gen. Secretary Mahaashtra chapter of Indian ;Radiological & Imaging
  6. Association -2003 to 2009 ; Best secretary Award – 2006 & 2007
  7. Honorary President mahashtra chapter of Indian Radiological & Imaging Association– 2009-2010
  8. Honorary Treasurer – Indian Radiological & Imaging Association -2008 to 2010 .
  9. Pc-Pndtco-ordinatorForindian Radiological & Imaging Association Since 2008 Secretary General Indian Radiological & Imaging Association -2011 to 2013

Physiotherapy

Dr. Ali Irani

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  1. Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centre, Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai
  2. President – Indian Association of Physiotherapists Set up physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Bhuj, Gujarat for earthquake victims Lifetime Achievement Award by Indian Association of Physiotherapy, 2004 Best Citizens of India award 2011

Hospital

Dr. Rajendra Sharma

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MD & CEO (Humane Health CareSolutions Pvt. Ltd.)
Former:-
COO- Fortis Escort Hospital, Faridabad
CEO-Apollo Hospital International Ltd. Ahemdabad
Regional Head- Wockhardt Hospital, Hydrebad
Director Admin- Bombay Hospital, Mumbai & Indore
Medical Graduation From Kasturba Medical College
Postgraduate specialization in Business management Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan.*Executive
Business Education Programme IIM banglore, IIM Ahmedabad*Executive health
management programmes from Apollo hospital group
Prof.

MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI

DR. BAHUBALI SHAH

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EX-PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY MUMBAI

Demographic info  : India | Medical Practice

  1. Current : PROPRITER at HIRANAND HOMOEOPATHIC CLINIC, Administrator at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI.
  2. Past : member;-EACULTY OF HOMOEOPATHY. at M.U.H.S. NASHIK, PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY
  3. Education : A.M.S.H.M.C. BELGAUM, s.k.h.m.c., M.E.S.HIGHSCHOOL BARAMATI
  4. Summary : Working as a consultant Homoeopath in a small town Baramati of pune district of Maharashtra since last 30 years. obtained social skill in treating Rheumatoid arthritis, allergic disorders including bronchial asthma, hair disorders, harmonal disorders,& G.I. disorders.

Dermatologists

Prof. Vijay Zawar

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President of The Indian Association of Dermatologists

  1. Recognitions Awards : Awarded Dr D J Patil award for the best presentation at state; Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologist and Leprologists for a short training at AIIMS, Best Paper Award for oral presentation Mumbai in state dermatologists meet 2002.;Winner of the Archives of Dermatology , March 2010 and Nov 2010.· Dr B M Ambady oration at Dermacon:
  2. Research Projects : Clinico-mycological study of the infection by Pityrosporum Orbiculare”(1992).-Association of Hepatitis B in children presenting with Gianotticrosti Syndrome in India(2000)-Nail changes during chemotherapy of cancers in Indian patients(2006):
  3. Overseas Experience : Visited various dermatology departments on short observership including: - St John’s institute of dermatology- London (2004) ;-Southwestern Medical Centre, University of Texas-USA(2008): -University of California at San Francisco general hospital, USA: UCSF (2009)-Univ of Berlin, Germany: (2009)

Ophthalmology

Dr. Debasish Bhattacharya

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President of The Indian Association of Ophthalmology,

Founder Chairman of Disha Eye Hospitals, Dr. Debasish Bhattacharya is also
distinguished practitioner and innovator in the field of Ophthalmology (pioneer in
SICS and Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery in West Bengal). He is also
the President of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS). He has received many
international and national Awards including the prestigious “Diploma Se otorga a”
from the renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida in 2010. He enjoys
meeting and conversing with people

Dental

Dr. Hemant Dhusia

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He is Professor and Head department of Dentistry and Maxillofacial Surgery, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and General Hospital, Sion since 1992. Earlier as a Lecturer and He has been imparting Medical and Dental education for over 28 years, He has over 80 national, state, and international publications. He has lectured across the country on maxillofacial surgery, cardio-pulmonary resuscitation, medical and dental education technology, suturing basics, pregnancy and oral care, oral cancer, infection control. etc

VARIOUS POSITIONS HELD

  1. Chairman board of studies in Dentistry University of Mumbai.
  2. President elect Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons on India (Mah.Chapter)
  3. Chairman scientific committee of SRS of L.T.M.Medical college, Mumbai
  4. Advisor Maharashtra Public Service Commission
  5. President (2011-12)Indian Dental Association, Mumbai branch
  6. President elect IDA, Maharashtra state branch (2013-14)
  7. Assistant editor Journal of Indian Dental Association (JIDA)
  8. Convener Students’ Council of L.T.M. Medical college, Mumbai
  9. Nodal officer Hospital management system (HCS) LTMG Hospital
  10. Co-Chairman World Dental Students’ Conference, Mumbai 2009
  11. Chairman for TRINITY medical students conference. Mumbai, Feb 2011 - 2014
  12. Advisory board International journal of multidisciplinary health sciences

Surgery

Dr. Roy Pathankar

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Dr. Roy Patankar is a well-known Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgeon as well as a leading Endoscopist of Mumbai.- He has trained at Southampton, UK in the Hepato pancreatico biliary unit with Professor I. Taylor and Mr. C. D. Johnson for 6 years Laparoscopic fellowship in Strasbourg France at the world famous IRCAD with Professor Marescaux.-He is a faculty at the Ethicon Institute of Laparoscopic training.-He is also an Asst. Professor of Surgery at Somaiya Medical College.

Awarded by : FALS awarded ; Seth Khimchand Amulakh Pharmacology ;University 1st rank Prize for MS (Gen. Surgery); Robert Schuuman Laparoscopic Fellowship, Strasbourg, 1995.;University Distinctions in Anatomy,; Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Forensic Medicine and Gen. Surgery. 2nd Prize – Best Paper session, MASICON, Amravati,;India today Magazine – Name featuring in top 100 doctors in Mumbai.

CEO OF Renault

Mr. Sumit Sawhney

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Mr. Sumit Sawhney has been Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Renault India Private Limited at Renault Société Anonym since January 2014. Mr. Sawhney is responsible for managing Renault Société Anonym's entire operations in the country. Mr. Sawhney served as an Executive Director of Marketing and Sales at Renault India Private Limited since November 1, 2012. Mr. Sawhney served as Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Aftersales at General Motors India Pvt.Ltd, since August 1, 2010. Mr. Sawhney is responsible for vehicle sales, servicing and marketing for the Indian sub-continent. Mr. Sawhney joined GM India in 2001 and has over 15 years of experience in the areas of Sales, Marketing and network development. He has been an Executive Director of Renault India Private Limited since October 18, 2012. He also served at Fiat India for two years. He is an MBA from IMS Indore.
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Dr. Hrishikesh Pai
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Dr. Nishigandha Wad
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Shri Ramji Jyotishi
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Dr. Jignesh Thakkar
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Dr. Ali Irani
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Dr. Rajendra Sharma
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DR. BAHUBALI SHAH
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Prof. Vijay Zawar
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Dr. Debasish Bhattacharya
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Dr. Hemant Dhusia
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Dr. Roy Pathankar
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Mr. Sumit Sawhney

Final Jury for MedscapeIndia Award 2015

FACC, FAMS

Dr. BM Hegde

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MD, PhD, FRCP (Lond, Edin, Glasg, & Dublin), FACC, FAMS

 

A born teacher, Prof. B. M. Hegde started teaching in a medical school almost from his 23rd year and still does that when he gets a break. He has a brilliant scholastic record. Starting as a tutor he rose to be the Vice Chancellor of Manipal University. He trained in some of the best institutions in India, the UK, and the USA under great legendary teachers whose flair must have rubbed on him too. He was one of the rare Indians appointed a regular Visiting Prof of Cardiology at The Middlesex Hospital Medical School, University of London way back in 1982. He was also the first Indian teacher to be invited to examine at the Royal College’s final examinations since 1988 both in the UK and laterally in Ireland.

He has been a revolutionary researcher of the refutative variety (lateral thinker) published in the UK, USA, Germany, Kuwait, China, in addition to India. His public lectures and scientific talks are a craze with the audiences both scientific and lay. His 35 books are mostly out of print. His lay articles, running into thousands, both in Kannada and English, have become household names.

 

One of India’s highest civilian awards, Padma Bhushan, was awarded to him in 2010. Dr. BC Roy National Award in the category of Eminent Medical teacher, the highest medical award in India, Dr. JC Bose award for research in life sciences, Distinguished Physician of India award, Best teacher, best researcher, best orator awards many times over, Karnataka Rajyothsava award, Vaidya Ratnakara award from Shankaracharya, twelve Gold Medal Orations and 88 other named orations are but a few awards that adorn his mantelpiece.

 

His research organization, World Academy of Authentic Healing Sciences with its journal, The Journal of the Science of Healing outcomes (www.thejsho.com), started with the blessings of world renowned scientist, Late Professor Rustum Roy, has been in existence now for ten years. This scientifically authenticates simple common healing methods for the common good. The editorial board has some of the great scientific names of the world including Nobel Laureates. Professor Hegde feels that inexpensive bed side medicine practised by a compassionate doctor is the future of the healing sciences. Late Nani Palkhiwala, a great Indian jurist used to call him “a cardiologist with a heart.”

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

PROF. C. N. PURANDARE

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MD., M A O. (IRL), D O. RCPI (DUB), DGO., DFP.,

FRCOG (U.K.), FRCPI (IRL.), FACOG (USA), FICOG.,

FICMCH., FAMS., PGD, MLS (LAW)

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

President Elect, FIGO

 

Dr C N Purandare is presently Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Walkeshwar and BSES Hospital Mumbai; in addition he is also Honorary Consultant – Obstretrics / Gynaecology to the Mumbai Police. Dr Purandare has a huge array of qualifications to his credit, including a degree from the Royal College of Physicians, Ireland. In 2009, he was awarded an Honorary Fellowship (FRCOG – honoris causa) of the prestigious Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, UK, for contribution and excellence in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Women’s Health nationally in India and globally. Dr Purandare was the President of FOGSI (Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India) in 2009, and has been the Secretary General, FOGSI from 2004-2008. he is also an ex Honorary professor- Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Grant Medical College, Mumbai. 

He has received several prestigious awards in recognition of his outstanding contribution in his field of work, some of which are listed below: “Rashtriya Gaurav Award” for contribution and excellence in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; “Smt. Laxmibai Adik Award” for Contribution to Medicine; MOGS – Dr. Ganatra Award; MOGS – Dr. Saroj Desai Award; FOGSI-BEST BOOK of the year Award for three years. He was the first to perform Foetal Surgery in India. He specialises in Ultrasound in OBGYN and various Ultrasound Guided Invasive Procedures and management of High Risk Pregnancy, including Purandare’s Modified Radical Hysterectomy Operation for Carcinoma Cervix. With IHO: Dr. Purandare guides IHO on principles of quality medical practice, certification & empanelment criterion, medical ethics & other medical expertise.

Managing Director of Podar Enterprise

Shri R. K. Podar

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Shri. Rajiv K. Podar has been very actively involved in the day to day business of the group. He was instrumental in setting up of the Textile Units of the Group. He later diversified the activities of the Group into new areas of International Trade, Information Technology, Communication and Entertainment, Advisory and Consulting, activities away from the groups’ traditional business. Counting on his ability and capability, the Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, of the Republic of Belarus and the Ministry of Industries of the Republic of Benin had conferred upon him special rights to negotiate any matter concerning, expanding and deepening of the trade and economic relations with India. He was also authorized to prepare proposals on concrete aspects of economic co-operation between the two countries on the basis of consultations with corresponding Indian Ministries, other governmental bodies, companies and establishments.

Shri. Podar is the Founder Chairman of the International Business Linkage Forum (IBLF), a forum patronized by Governments and used as a platform to promote Trade, Joint Ventures and Investments between Government and Private bodies.

Chairman & Managing Director

Y.M. Deosthalee

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Chairman & Managing Director

L&T Finance Holdings

 

Mr. Y.M. Deosthalee assumed the office of Chairman & Managing Director of L&T Finance Holdings Limited in September 2011. Since its inception in 1995, he has provided strategic direction to the financial services business of the L&T Group and has been the key architect of its growth. He is the Non-Executive Chairman of L&T Finance Limited, L&T Infrastructure Finance Company Limited, L&T General Insurance Company Limited and L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited.

Mr. Deosthalee was the Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) till September 2011. During his tenure, in addition to heading Finance, he was responsible for Human Resources, Risk Management, Mergers & Acquisitions and Shared Services functions. He was on the Board of L&T Infotech since its inception and contributed as a Board Member for a long period of time. Mr. Deosthalee has provided strategic direction to L&T's concessions-based business in his former role as Chairman of L&T Infrastructure Development Projects Limited.

Mr. Deosthalee is a member of key regulatory committees and has participated in the formulation of public policy through various platforms. Currently, he is a member of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs’ Companies Law Committee and a member of the Board of Governors of SEBI’s National Institute of Securities Markets. He is the Chairman of CII's National Committee on NBFCs and a member of the CII National Council and CII national committees on Banking, Financial Sector Development and Smart Cities.

Mr. Deosthalee is a Chartered Accountant and a graduate of Law.

Former Member of Parliament

Mrs. Priya Dutt

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She has completed her graduation diploma in television Production direction and editing from  the centre for media arts, NYC has also done her BA From Sofia College Mumbai and completed schooling Form AF petit girls high school Mumbai .A former member of Parliament she has also held  office as the Secretary of the All-India Congress committee in June 2013. She was a member of health and family welfare Parliamentary committee, member of Empowerment of women Parliamentary committee ,member of urban development Parliamentary  committee her social contribution also includes her association as a trustee with Nargis Dutt memorial charitable trust and ADAPT (formerly the Spastics society of India ) she has been awarded with the Maitreyi Puraskar for her contribution towards woman Empowerment at the 4thannual National  conclave of the Bhartiya Chhatra Sansad as well as received the FICCI  FLO women Achiever Awards was also honored with the Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award for Communal harmony and National Integration 

Country executive BNY Mellon for India

Mr. Aneish Kumar

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BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment servicing has named Aneish Kumar as country Executive for India and chief Representative of the company s Representative office in Mumbai  
 Aneish has been with BNY Mellon since 1998. Appointed as the head of treasury services for India in 2009 
Aneish was instrumental in helping grow BNY Mellon ,s treasury services to becoming the largest source of revenue in this important market. Aneish is instrumental in driving growth stategy, given the long experience and deep knowledge of Indian client’s needs that he brings to this role 

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Dr. BM Hegde
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PROF. C. N. PURANDARE
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Shri R. K. Podar
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Y.M. Deosthalee
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Mrs. Priya Dutt
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Mr. Aneish Kumar

Jury 2014

OPTHALMOLOGIST

DR. HEMANSHU MEHTA

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Professional affiliations of Dr. Mehta include:

The American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Vitreo-Retinal Society
Indian Ophthalmologist Association
Dr. Himanshu Mehta has been in practice for over the last ten years. He has done his undergraduate and postgraduate training in Ophthalmology from one of the most reputed schools of medicine in Asia. Dr. Mehta entered Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital Mumbai and also received a Masters in Surgery M.S. (Ophthalmology) from Mumbai University.

He has done his super specialty training in Ophthalmology from Houston, Texas in the United States. In order to become further qualified, Dr. Mehta engaged in a Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal surgery with Dr. Charles A. Garcia, Director Retina Services at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Mehta was also involved in some of the early studies in Excimer Laser with Dr. Warren Cross in the United States.

Dr. Mehta’s area of interest is Cataract and Phaco-Emulsification Surgery and Vitreo-Retinal Surgery. He has to his credit more than 5000 surgeries. He has operated some of the oldest living patients (around the ages of 105) and has successfully restored sight in them. He is skilled to perform the most complicated cases from cataract to LASIK surgery to retinal detachment surgery. He endeavours to reduce blindness due to diabetes and is involved in patient education and treatment for the same.

His patients include the underprivileged, politicians, industrialists and celebrities from Bollywood. Some of his most famed patients are Amitabh Bachchan, Karishma Kapoor, Mr. Subroto Roy, Chairman of Sahara, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and some of the doctor’s own professors and Heads of Departments in various faculties of medicine.

RADIOLOGY

DR. KISHOR TAORI

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D.M.R.D, M.D ( Radiology)

PRESIDENT, MAHRASTRA MEDICAL COUNCIL

PRESIDENT INDIAN RADIOLOGY & IMAGING ASSOCIATION

HONORS & AWARDS:

Best Teacher Award in the form of “Rama Purushottam Gold Medal” conferred at the Convocation of R.T.M. Nagpur University Nagpur in 2002.
2. Received National award at Bhuvaneshwar, Orissa for medical education & research in 2004.
3. Dr. M.S Dwivedi Memorial Oration Award
in March 2007 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
4. IMA Diamond Jubilee IDPL Award
in 2008.
5. National “ Ranbaxy Oration Award” at the hands of Chief Minister Mr. Rossaiah at Hyderabad in 2009.
6. “ IMA DR. I. VENKATA RAO Oration
Award” for the year 2009-10 at Imacon,
Jaipur.

Publications :

No of papers Published
a) National Indexed Journals- 16
b) International Indexed Journal- 32
c) Research Projects- 2

NEUROSURGERY

DR. KEKI E. TUREL

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M.B. M.S.(Neurosurgery), FIAS, FICG, FIMSA, FRCS (Ed), FACS (USA), FICS (USA), FABCNS(USA), FAANaOS(USA), Diplomate, American Board of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Diplomate, American Academy of Neurological or Orthopaedic Medicine & Surgery

President, Neurological Society of India,
Past President, Academia Eurasiana Neurochirurgica
Past President, Asian-Oceanian Skull Base Society

CHEST & TB (Advisory)

DR. Prof. K. C. MOHANTY

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MBBS. MD, TDD, , D.Sc, NAMS, FNCCD, FICD, FMSGE, FSACRO, FIAMS, MIPHA, FAPI.

Awards and Honors:

SON OF INDIA AWARD- 1st October, 1994.
AWARD FOR EXTRAORDINARY CONTRIBUTION FOR
CONTROL OF TB IN INDIA- 1995.
PARAMSHSREE AWARD- 1992.
VISHWA CHIKTSA MEDAL- 24th December, 1995.
UTTAR PRADESH MITRA RATNA- 1996.
PARAM VISHISTA CHIKITSA MEDAL- 1997.
SUYUG INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION AWARD- 1997
Family Welfare:

DOCTRATE IN SCIENCE 1999
Received Best TB workers' Award for Maharashtra, 1987-88.
Gurushri
Yogpurush 2010

Hospital

Dr. Rajendra Sharm

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MD & CEO (Humane Health CareSolutions Pvt. Ltd.)
Former:-
COO- Fortis Escort Hospital, Faridabad
CEO-Apollo Hospital International Ltd. Ahemdabad
Regional Head- Wockhardt Hospital, Hydrebad
Director Admin- Bombay Hospital, Mumbai & Indore
Medical Graduation From Kasturba Medical College
Postgraduate specialization in Business management Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan.*Executive
Business Education Programme IIM banglore, IIM Ahmedabad*Executive health
management programmes from Apollo hospital group
Prof.

MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI

DR. BAHUBALI SHAH

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EX-PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY MUMBAI

Demographic info  : India | Medical Practice

  1. Current : PROPRITER at HIRANAND HOMOEOPATHIC CLINIC, Administrator at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI.
  2. Past : member;-EACULTY OF HOMOEOPATHY. at M.U.H.S. NASHIK, PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY
  3. Education : A.M.S.H.M.C. BELGAUM, s.k.h.m.c., M.E.S.HIGHSCHOOL BARAMATI
  4. Summary : Working as a consultant Homoeopath in a small town Baramati of pune district of Maharashtra since last 30 years. obtained social skill in treating Rheumatoid arthritis, allergic disorders including bronchial asthma, hair disorders, harmonal disorders,& G.I. disorders.

M.S. & D.O.M.S & F.C.P.S

DR.QURESH MASKATI

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  1. Did his graduation& post graduation from KEM Hospital, Bombay University, obtaining his M.S. & D.O.M.S & F.C.P.S.  Degrees, all in 1983, with a gold medal in DOMS.
  2. Superspecialised in diseases of the cornea and anterior segment microsurgery from Rochester and Boston, USA.
  3. Was a lecturer at Nair Hospital for a year, before starting private practice in 1986.
  4. Has over 2 dozen scientific publications to his name in national and international journals.
  5. He is co-author of chapters on “Ophthalmology” in 12 books.
  6. Has published a book “Simplifying Eye Care” available in book stores, for the general public, in June 2010.
  7. Has devised and conducted an “Ophthalmic Quiz” at the National Conference every year, for over 15 years.
  8. Was the president of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society (94-95) and Bombay Ophthalmologists’ Association (2000-01) He is the youngest person in the history of these societies to hold these posts.
  9. Currently President Elect , AIOS and will be President, AIOS in 2014
  10.  Has been a guest speaker and visiting faculty at several international and national conferences, including World Ophthalmic Congresses, Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology, Asia Cornea Conferences, International Kpro Meetings, International Society of Dry Eye Meetings, ARVO, ASCRS, , SAARC , APACRS, AAPOS conferences as well as annual conferences of various countries such as Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, USA (American Academy) UK (Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK as well as Oxford Congress) etc
  11. He is the only ophthalmologist in Asia having extensive experience of the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis, having done over 85 cases since 1997.He also demonstrated this surgery live at Manila, Colombo, Dhaka, Kuala Lumpur, Lahore and Karachi, besides various cities in India.
  12. He is the only ophthalmologist in the world with experience of performing both the Dohlman Keratoprosthesis and the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis.
  13. He was ophthalmic advisor to “Sight Savers International” (formerly Royal commonwealth Society for the Blind) for the whole of India, for 6 years, till 2004.
  14. Joined Rotary in 1986. President of the Rotary Club of Bombay North (95-96) {youngest in history of his club}. Was Assistant Governor, District 3140 in 2009-10. Assistant District Trainer, 2010-11, district conference Planner 2011-12, Avenue Chairman, Medical, 2012-13.
  15. Has been participating and has conducted numerous cataract and squint surgical camps all over Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, since 1980.
  16. Has delivered lectures on “Dry Eye” and the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis in over 40 cities in India in the past15 years as well in several other countries such as USA, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Philippines, China, Russia, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia.
  17. He was awarded the VK Chitnis Oration by MOS in 1995 (the youngest recipient); a gold medal for his pioneering work on the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis at the Silver Jubilee Conference of the Indian Implant and Refractive Society in July 2007; APAO Achievement Award 2013; Honorary FAICO Award by AIOS , 2013 (the first for a Cornea Surgeon); the prestigious Centenary Gold Medal by the Egyptian Ophthalmic Society for his work on K pros in March 2013.
  18. Has been performing refractive surgery since 1998, PRK, PTK, LASIK and now Wave-Front Guided LASIK.
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DR. HEMANSHU MEHTA
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DR. KISHOR TAORI
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DR. KEKI E. TUREL
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DR. Prof. K. C. MOHANTY
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Dr. Rajendra Sharm
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DR. BAHUBALI SHAH
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DR.QURESH MASKATI

Jury 2013

RADIOLOGY

DR. KISHOR TAORI

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D.M.R.D, M.D ( Radiology)

PRESIDENT, MAHRASTRA MEDICAL COUNCIL

PRESIDENT INDIAN RADIOLOGY & IMAGING ASSOCIATION

HONORS & AWARDS:

Best Teacher Award in the form of “Rama Purushottam Gold Medal” conferred at the Convocation of R.T.M. Nagpur University Nagpur in 2002.
2. Received National award at Bhuvaneshwar, Orissa for medical education & research in 2004.
3. Dr. M.S Dwivedi Memorial Oration Award
in March 2007 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
4. IMA Diamond Jubilee IDPL Award
in 2008.
5. National “ Ranbaxy Oration Award” at the hands of Chief Minister Mr. Rossaiah at Hyderabad in 2009.
6. “ IMA DR. I. VENKATA RAO Oration
Award” for the year 2009-10 at Imacon,
Jaipur.

Publications :

No of papers Published
a) National Indexed Journals- 16
b) International Indexed Journal- 32
c) Research Projects- 2

Hospital

Dr. Rajendra Sharma

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MD & CEO (Humane Health CareSolutions Pvt. Ltd.)
Former:-
COO- Fortis Escort Hospital, Faridabad
CEO-Apollo Hospital International Ltd. Ahemdabad
Regional Head- Wockhardt Hospital, Hydrebad
Director Admin- Bombay Hospital, Mumbai & Indore
Medical Graduation From Kasturba Medical College
Postgraduate specialization in Business management Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan.*Executive
Business Education Programme IIM banglore, IIM Ahmedabad*Executive health
management programmes from Apollo hospital group
Prof.

MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI

DR. BAHUBALI SHAH

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EX-PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY MUMBAI

Demographic info  : India | Medical Practice

  1. Current : PROPRITER at HIRANAND HOMOEOPATHIC CLINIC, Administrator at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI.
  2. Past : member;-EACULTY OF HOMOEOPATHY. at M.U.H.S. NASHIK, PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY
  3. Education : A.M.S.H.M.C. BELGAUM, s.k.h.m.c., M.E.S.HIGHSCHOOL BARAMATI
  4. Summary : Working as a consultant Homoeopath in a small town Baramati of pune district of Maharashtra since last 30 years. obtained social skill in treating Rheumatoid arthritis, allergic disorders including bronchial asthma, hair disorders, harmonal disorders,& G.I. disorders.

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

Prof. DAULAT. H. DASTOOR

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  • Professor with 31 yrs of teaching experience
    Practicing since 1991
  • In 2009 was invited to develop and restart Physiotherapy Department at AshaPareshHosp & Research Centre where she is working as Head of Department since then
  • Served Indian Association of Physiotherapy
  • Published several Scientific Papers at national and International conferences, and conducted several workshop

MD (ORTHOPEDIC)

Dr.H. Jhunjhunwala

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President Orthopadeic society of mumbai.

M.S. & D.O.M.S & F.C.P.S

DR.QURESH MASKATI

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  1. Did his graduation& post graduation from KEM Hospital, Bombay University, obtaining his M.S. & D.O.M.S & F.C.P.S.  Degrees, all in 1983, with a gold medal in DOMS.
  2. Superspecialised in diseases of the cornea and anterior segment microsurgery from Rochester and Boston, USA.
  3. Was a lecturer at Nair Hospital for a year, before starting private practice in 1986.
  4. Has over 2 dozen scientific publications to his name in national and international journals.
  5. He is co-author of chapters on “Ophthalmology” in 12 books.
  6. Has published a book “Simplifying Eye Care” available in book stores, for the general public, in June 2010.
  7. Has devised and conducted an “Ophthalmic Quiz” at the National Conference every year, for over 15 years.
  8. Was the president of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society (94-95) and Bombay Ophthalmologists’ Association (2000-01) He is the youngest person in the history of these societies to hold these posts.
  9. Currently President Elect , AIOS and will be President, AIOS in 2014
  10.  Has been a guest speaker and visiting faculty at several international and national conferences, including World Ophthalmic Congresses, Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology, Asia Cornea Conferences, International Kpro Meetings, International Society of Dry Eye Meetings, ARVO, ASCRS, , SAARC , APACRS, AAPOS conferences as well as annual conferences of various countries such as Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, USA (American Academy) UK (Royal College of Ophthalmologists, UK as well as Oxford Congress) etc
  11. He is the only ophthalmologist in Asia having extensive experience of the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis, having done over 85 cases since 1997.He also demonstrated this surgery live at Manila, Colombo, Dhaka, Kuala Lumpur, Lahore and Karachi, besides various cities in India.
  12. He is the only ophthalmologist in the world with experience of performing both the Dohlman Keratoprosthesis and the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis.
  13. He was ophthalmic advisor to “Sight Savers International” (formerly Royal commonwealth Society for the Blind) for the whole of India, for 6 years, till 2004.
  14. Joined Rotary in 1986. President of the Rotary Club of Bombay North (95-96) {youngest in history of his club}. Was Assistant Governor, District 3140 in 2009-10. Assistant District Trainer, 2010-11, district conference Planner 2011-12, Avenue Chairman, Medical, 2012-13.
  15. Has been participating and has conducted numerous cataract and squint surgical camps all over Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, since 1980.
  16. Has delivered lectures on “Dry Eye” and the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis in over 40 cities in India in the past15 years as well in several other countries such as USA, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Philippines, China, Russia, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia.
  17. He was awarded the VK Chitnis Oration by MOS in 1995 (the youngest recipient); a gold medal for his pioneering work on the Pintucci Keratoprosthesis at the Silver Jubilee Conference of the Indian Implant and Refractive Society in July 2007; APAO Achievement Award 2013; Honorary FAICO Award by AIOS , 2013 (the first for a Cornea Surgeon); the prestigious Centenary Gold Medal by the Egyptian Ophthalmic Society for his work on K pros in March 2013.
  18. Has been performing refractive surgery since 1998, PRK, PTK, LASIK and now Wave-Front Guided LASIK.

President of FFPI

DR.VINOD SHAH

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Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist

Dr. Hema Divakar

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Dr. Hema Divakar is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist at Divakars Specialty Hospital, Bangalore. She provides a full spectrum of gynecological treatments and incorporates a personal approach to care in a relaxed and calming environment. With immense experience in the field of gynecology, she is well-versed in gynecological procedures like Pap test screening, ovarian cysts, caesarean section, endometriosis, HPV vaccination, and also in treating conditions like genital tract infections, PCOS, abnormal female hair distribution, urinary inconsistence, pelvic pain, post-menopausal bleeding, and vagina skin disorders. Dr. Divakar works closely with her patients to gain a precise understanding of their situation and offers informed and thoughtful insights that help in crafting an affordable and effective treatment plan for patients.

National Integrated medical association

DR. D.G.KADAM

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DR. KISHOR TAORI
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Dr. Rajendra Sharma
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DR. BAHUBALI SHAH
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Prof. DAULAT. H. DASTOOR
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Dr.H. Jhunjhunwala
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DR.QURESH MASKATI
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DR.VINOD SHAH
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Dr. Hema Divakar
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DR. D.G.KADAM

Jury 2012

RADIOLOGY

DR. KISHOR TAORI

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D.M.R.D, M.D ( Radiology)

PRESIDENT, MAHRASTRA MEDICAL COUNCIL

PRESIDENT INDIAN RADIOLOGY & IMAGING ASSOCIATION

HONORS & AWARDS:

Best Teacher Award in the form of “Rama Purushottam Gold Medal” conferred at the Convocation of R.T.M. Nagpur University Nagpur in 2002.
2. Received National award at Bhuvaneshwar, Orissa for medical education & research in 2004.
3. Dr. M.S Dwivedi Memorial Oration Award
in March 2007 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
4. IMA Diamond Jubilee IDPL Award
in 2008.
5. National “ Ranbaxy Oration Award” at the hands of Chief Minister Mr. Rossaiah at Hyderabad in 2009.
6. “ IMA DR. I. VENKATA RAO Oration
Award” for the year 2009-10 at Imacon,
Jaipur.

Publications :

No of papers Published
a) National Indexed Journals- 16
b) International Indexed Journal- 32
c) Research Projects- 2

MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI

DR. BAHUBALI SHAH

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EX-PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY MUMBAI

Demographic info  : India | Medical Practice

  1. Current : PROPRITER at HIRANAND HOMOEOPATHIC CLINIC, Administrator at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY, MUMBAI.
  2. Past : member;-EACULTY OF HOMOEOPATHY. at M.U.H.S. NASHIK, PRESIDENT at MAHARASHTRA COUNCIL OF HOMOEOPATHY
  3. Education : A.M.S.H.M.C. BELGAUM, s.k.h.m.c., M.E.S.HIGHSCHOOL BARAMATI
  4. Summary : Working as a consultant Homoeopath in a small town Baramati of pune district of Maharashtra since last 30 years. obtained social skill in treating Rheumatoid arthritis, allergic disorders including bronchial asthma, hair disorders, harmonal disorders,& G.I. disorders.

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

DR. ALI IRANI

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B.Physio from M.S. University, Baroda

Ph.D in Sports Medicine
Ph.D in Anatomy of Body Movement and Dance, Bombay University
Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centre,
Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai
President – Indian Association of Physiotherapists

Speciality:

Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy

Experience:

Physiotherapist for the Indian Cricket Team, 1987-1997.
Member Board of studies S.N.D.T.(Mumbai),J.N.D.U (Amritsar),M.S University (Baroda)
Worked as researcher at Bombay Hospital, 1985-86.
Presented papers on Knee Mobility, Backache, Hammer Tone for Frozen Shoulder, Fitness & Sports injuries at various national and international conferences.
Held workshops on innovative physiotherapy & sports medicine at various physiotherapy & medical colleges
Delivered lecture for Diploma in Sports Medicine at N.I.S, Patiala
Conducted a workshop for the Iranian Physiotherapy Association, 2004 and again in Feb. 2005. Presented papers at various national and international Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine conferences
Train state and national level athletes to improve their performance
Holding rural physiotherapy camps (Community Based Rehabilitation)
Delivers lectures for Physiotherapy Colleges all over India.
Set up physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Bhuj, Gujarat for earthquake victims
Examiner and Lecturer for students of Masters of Fine Arts (Dance), Bombay University
Faculty for P.G. students at various universities
Lectures on Disaster Management

Awards:

“HITRA ORATION” Award in 1994 for achievements made in the field of Physiotherapy
Lifetime Achievement Award by Indian Association of Physiotherapy, 2004
Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Sports Medicine, 2005
Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Physiotherapists, 2005

Memberships:

Life Member of Indian Association of Sports Medicine
Vice-President of Bombay District Sports Medicine Association
Vice-President of Bombay Suburban Amateur Athletic Association

SKIN

Prof.(Dr.) D.G.SAPLE

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Professor of Dermatology, Venereology ; LeprologyDirector HIV Clinical Research ProgrammeHuman Health Care ; Research Foundation

SURGERY

DR. N. AGARWAL

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PRESIDENT, ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL CONSULTANTS, MUMBAI

OPTHALMOLOGIST

DR. HEMANSHU MEHTA

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Professional affiliations of Dr. Mehta include:

The American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Vitreo-Retinal Society
Indian Ophthalmologist Association
Dr. Himanshu Mehta has been in practice for over the last ten years. He has done his undergraduate and postgraduate training in Ophthalmology from one of the most reputed schools of medicine in Asia. Dr. Mehta entered Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital Mumbai and also received a Masters in Surgery M.S. (Ophthalmology) from Mumbai University.

He has done his super specialty training in Ophthalmology from Houston, Texas in the United States. In order to become further qualified, Dr. Mehta engaged in a Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal surgery with Dr. Charles A. Garcia, Director Retina Services at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Mehta was also involved in some of the early studies in Excimer Laser with Dr. Warren Cross in the United States.

Dr. Mehta’s area of interest is Cataract and Phaco-Emulsification Surgery and Vitreo-Retinal Surgery. He has to his credit more than 5000 surgeries. He has operated some of the oldest living patients (around the ages of 105) and has successfully restored sight in them. He is skilled to perform the most complicated cases from cataract to LASIK surgery to retinal detachment surgery. He endeavours to reduce blindness due to diabetes and is involved in patient education and treatment for the same.

His patients include the underprivileged, politicians, industrialists and celebrities from Bollywood. Some of his most famed patients are Amitabh Bachchan, Karishma Kapoor, Mr. Subroto Roy, Chairman of Sahara, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and some of the doctor’s own professors and Heads of Departments in various faculties of medicine.

MD (ORTHOPEDIC)

Dr.H. Jhunjhunwala

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President Orthopadeic society of mumbai.

President –Indian association of gynaecological endoscopists(2011-13)

DR.P.K.SHAH

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President – The federation of obstertric and gynaecological society of India

Founder –Gorgeous Skin clinic

DR.PURNIMA MAHATRE

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Wellness Health Care

Member –cosmetology society of india

Chairman Bos-para clinical

DR.SHYAM BHUTADA

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Dean of Mahatma Gandhi Ayurveda college

Hospital & research centre.

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DR. KISHOR TAORI
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DR. BAHUBALI SHAH
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DR. ALI IRANI
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Prof.(Dr.) D.G.SAPLE
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DR. N. AGARWAL
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DR. HEMANSHU MEHTA
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Dr.H. Jhunjhunwala
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DR.P.K.SHAH
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DR.PURNIMA MAHATRE
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DR.SHYAM BHUTADA