MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MS - Paediatrics Surgery, FRCS - General Surgery
17 Years Experience
Dr. Vijay Agarwal heads the Fortis Paediatric Cardiac department which provides state of the heart infrastructure in the treatment of the most complex paediatric heart defects. The Large team of doctors in the ICU and anaesthesia is skilled in managing newborns safely and successfully. He has been trained in various premier institute in the country and abroad such Sanjay Gandhi Institute of higher medical sciences, Lucknow, Sathya sai institute in puttaparthy,The Madras Medical mission in Chennai and a large part at AlderHey children hospital in UK .His main area of interest is the arterial swicth operation and neonatal cardiac surgery apart from making child heart surgery more and more affordable..Currently he is based in mumbai as the Chief paediatric cardiac surgeon and programme coordinator.With vast experience in cardiac Surgery Dr. Vijay Agarwal adds immense talent to the cardiac team at Fortis. He has performed numerous operations on adults as well as paediatric cases independently, in addition to supervising the training ofM.Ch residents. His areas of expertise cover Coronary Surgery, Valve Surgery and Paediatric Cardiac Surgery with special interest in the Arterial Switch Operation in newborns.