Dr. Pritesh Parekh is a noted interventional cardiologist practising in Surat city.

Dr. Parekh has accomplished twin super specialty degrees of DM (Cardiology) and DNB (Cardiology) after completing his MD (Medicine). His outstanding performance in academics earned him 'Ivan Pinto Gold Medal' and 'Johnson and Johnson Best Performance Award'. Selected as the First Fellow in India by DNB for Interventional Fellowship at Jaslok Hospital (Mumbai), Dr. Parekh has trained under the able... [+]

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Fellowships

  • Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai.

Accreditation

  • Member, Cardiology Society of India (CSI).
  • Member, Association of Physician of India (API).
  • Member, Indian College of Interventional Cardiology (ICIC).

Recognition

  • Awarded “Ivan-Pinto Gold Medal” by Mumbai University for first rank in DM Cardiology examination held in July-2000 by Mumbai University. 
     
  • Felicitated with “J& J best performance” award by Cardiology Society of India for standing first in the Mumbai University in DM Cardiology examination year-2000.
     
  • “International Health Care Excellence Award-2006” awarded by International Business Productivity Forum (IBPF), New Delhi.
     
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Research

MD Thesis: A Study of an epidemic of plague in Surat City – 1994 (Study of 757 patients) submitted to South Gujarat University.
DM Cardiology Thesis: A Study of coronary angiographic profile in acute myocardial infarction with special reference to infarct related coronary artery submitted to Mumbai University.
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Publications

Presentation
Presented paper on “Renal artery Stenting” in CSI meet in 1999 at New Delhi.
Presentation
Presented paper on “Suture mediated percutaneous closure device for femoral artery puncture site following interventional procedure in fully anticoagulated patient" in CSI meet – 2001 at Hyderabad.
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Training

Past Lecturer in Cardiology at Grant Medical College and JJ Hospital, Mumbai (2000-2001).