Dr Kumud Dhital, Cardiothoracic Specialist and World Renowned Heart and Lung Transplant Surgeon, Joins SPARSH Hospital


Dr Kumud Dhital will lead the heart and lung transplant team at the soon to be launched Sparsh Multi-organ Transplant Center in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India (NewsView) Dr Kumud Dhital, world renowned cardiothoracic specialist and heart transplant surgeon and lung, has joined the Sparsh group of hospitals to lead the heart and lung transplant unit at the soon to be launched Sparsh Multi-Organ Transplant Center at RR Nagar, Bengaluru. With over 24 years of experience as a cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr Kumud Dhital has been associated with top hospitals in the UK, Europe and Australia before joining Sparsh. Recognized for his expertise in complex heart and lung surgeries, Dr. Dhital specializes in the management of end-stage heart and lung failure, including heart and lung transplantation, as well as the implantation of assistive devices. mechanical circulatory system. He is known worldwide for being the surgical pioneer of DCD (donation after circulatory death) heart transplantation, of which he carried out the first series as principal surgeon at the head of a dedicated team in 2014 at St Vincent Hospital in Sydney, Australia. At the Sparsh Multi-organ Transplant Center, Dr Dhital will implement a comprehensive chest transplant program and lead a team of expert specialists to make Sparsh a leading center for end-stage heart and lung failure, cardiac and pulmonary. transplantation and mechanical circulatory assistance. Commenting on his new role, Dr Kumud Dhital said: “I am pleased to lead a team of highly experienced physicians who have the complementary expertise to achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients. From the time of assessment to post-transplant care and long-term survival, organ transplantation requires multidisciplinary coordination and the support of a fully integrated team. My team looks forward to working with our multidisciplinary colleagues, local and national organ donation organizations, professional societies related to organ failure and transplantation, and with organizations that promote and educate our communities on the value of organ donation. Our goal is to dramatically improve the use of locally donated organs for local recipients in Karnataka and establish Sparsh as a leader in multiple organ transplantation, and add additional value to Bangalore’s established reputation. as a hub for the delivery of advanced health care. Dr Sharan Shivaraj Patil, President of Sparsh Hospital, said: “Dr Dhital is a leader in the field of heart and lung transplantation, and we are delighted to have him on our team. His tremendous experience and deep understanding of the shortcomings of organ transplantation in India will enable us to put together a transplant program that provides the best care to our patients before, during and after surgery. Dr Kumud Dhital is also an advisor to regional and national organizations related to transplantation and helps them formulate policies. In addition, he is actively involved in chairing conference sessions, teaching and advising state, national and international committees on transplant-related activities. About Sparsh Hospitals The Sparsh Hospital Group has successfully grown from a nationally leading orthopedic hospital to a sought-after multi-specialty hospital that provides comprehensive care from newborn to elderly in all medical specialties and surgical. State-of-the-art facilities, trained physicians, nurses and paramedics support, and exceptional patient-focused and evidence-based care are what defines the patient experience at Sparsh. For more information, please visit: www.sparshhospital.com. Image: Dr Kumud Dhital PWR PWR

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