Medanta ropes in renowned robotic thoracic surgeon Dr Arvind Kumar
Gurugram: Renowned Robotic Thoracic Surgeon, Dr. Arvind Kumar has recently been appointed by Medanta as the new Chairman of the Institute of Chest Surgery, Chest Onco-Surgery, and Lung Transplantation. He will also co-chair Medanta's Robotic Institute.
Dr Arvind Kumar along with his team of four consultant chest surgeons will help strengthen Medanta's cohort driven approach of providing end-to-end diagnosis and treatment for thoracic diseases such as lung cancer, thymomas, pulmonary tuberculosis, empyema, chest wall deformity, and chest trauma among others.
Gurugram based Medanta has recently taken the decision considering its vision of delivering world-class and holistic healthcare. UNI reports that Dr. Arvind Kumar pioneered Robotic Chest Surgery in India in 2008 when he was a Professor of Surgery and Head of Thoracic and Robotic Surgery Unit at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). A keen academician and researcher, Dr. Arvind completed his MBBS and Masters in Surgery (MS) from AIIMS, New Delhi, and served there as a faculty member for 24 years.