The Trailblazer

Coming with a vast experience in open and endovascular surgeries, with expertise in endovascular management of aortic aneurysms, revascularization in diabetic foot and varicose veins, Dr Ravul Jindal, Director (Vascular Surgery), Fortis Hospital, Mohali, has contributed indispensably towards bringing India on the map of global healthcare. Here’s a candid interview with the torchbearer himself!

What inspired you to become a Vascular Surgeon? Is this something that you always wanted to do?

At the very onset, I wanted to go for Urology and Kidney Transplant. However, with the passage of time, while I was in training, I came across a few patients with Peripheral vascular disease and I saw there is hardly any treatment available in our area and rather in our country as a whole. That’s what instigated my interest in this field. While it was a great difficulty in the beginning to pave the way for its training, eventually it turned out to be a great experience becoming a vascular surgeon.

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