Dr. Bhavesh Vajifdar
Department of Cardiology
MBBS, MD-Medicine, DNB-Cardiology


Dr. Vajifdar has been associated with Lilavati Hospital for 10 years.

In a career spanning 26 years, Dr Vajifdar has performed more than 15,000 angiographies and more than 5,000 angioplasties and stenting.

He is an excellent Clinical and Interventional Cardiologist.

He received his medical training (MBBS, MD, DNB) from the prestigious ‘Seth G S Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital’ at Mumbai.

He did his Fellowship in “Trans-Radial Approach to Coronary Interventions” under the guidance of Dr Ferdinand Kiemeneij – the founder of Trans-Radial procedures. He worked as an Interventional Cardiologist at the ‘Amsterdam Department of Interventional Cardiology, The Netherlands’ in the year 2000.

Dr Vajifdar is one of the first cardiologist to perform ‘Trans-Radial Coronary Angioplasty’ in India.


Area Of Interest

    Trans-Radial Coronary Intervention, Complex Coronary Angioplasty, Primary Angioplasty for Acute Myocardial Infarction (Heart Attack).


Awards and Recognition

  • Super-Specialty Teacher for ‘DNB Cardiology’

  • Honorary Reviewer for ‘Indian Heart Journal’

  • Honorary MemberEthics Committee, Holy Spirit Hospital, Mumbai

  • Executive Member – ‘Mumbai branch of Cardiological Society of India'
  • Editorial Board Member – Lilavati Times

  • Fellow and Interventional Cardiologist – ‘Amsterdam Department of Interventional Cardiology, The Netherlands’ in year 2000.

  • FESC - Fellow of the 'European Society of Cardiology'

  • FCSI – Fellow of the ‘Cardiological Society of India’

  • FACC – Fellow of the ‘American College of Cardiology’

  • FSCAI – Fellow of the ‘Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions’

  • MNAMS – Member of the ‘National Academy of Medical Sciences, India’

  • 25 Papers / Publications in National & International Indexed Journals.

    More than 500 lectures & presentations at National & International Conferences

    Scholarships from J N Tata Endowment, Birla Smarak Kosh, Godrej Foundation






Research Publications