Dr Vivek Viswanathan is a multi talented, multiple award winning paediatric urologist who has a flair for languages (He knows double digit languages !!!), is a bibliophile (Certified bookworm), Hindustani classical vocalist, Tabla player, avid computer programmer and an enthusiastic carrom and table tennis player. He loves children , nature ,food and the good things in life, not necessarily in that order!!! He's been a topper throughout his life, topping not only his exams and tests, but securing a plethora of awards for cultural and literary activities alongside. He is apolitical but enjoys a good debate nevertheless. When not operating or tending to little ones he can be seen avidly catching up on the latest cricket match !!!
Qualifications & Work Experience
Current work Status:
Consultant Paediatric Urologist & Minimal Access Paediatric Surgeon at Bhailal Amin General Hospital, Vadodara since July 2023.
Ex-Senior Associate Consultant Paediatric Laparoscopic and Robotic Urology and Hepatobiliary Surgery at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute, Mumbai from June 2021- July 2023.
Ex-Assistant Professor of Paediatric, General and Minimal Invasive Surgery at Adesh Hospital.
Ex-Consultant, General and Minimal access surgery Eden Hospital Chandigarh.
Ex-Registrar (General Surgery and allied branches ), Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
Ex-Consultant ,General Surgery ,Global Hospitals Private Ltd, Baroda, Gujarat (April-June , 2014).
-DrNB Paediatric Surgery from NBE, (Doctorate of the National Board), from Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya, one of the premier institutes for paediatric surgery training in the country.
-F.MAS (Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery) from World Laparoscopy Hospital (WLH),Gurgaon.
-Gold Medallist D.MAS (Diploma in Minimal Access Surgery), WLH, Gurgaon.
-Finished M.MAS (Masters in Minimal Access Surgery) from World Laparoscopy Hospital, Gurgaon under the aegis of the Global Open University, Nagaland, with a First class.
-FICRS (Fellowship of the International College of Robotic Surgeons) from World Laparoscopy Hospital.
-Senior residency at Baroda Medical College & SSG Hospital, Baroda, Gujarat.
-Masters in Surgery from Government Medical college, Baroda.
-MBBS from Baroda Medical College in 2009, with Distinction in all years and a Gold Medal.
-Higher secondary passed with science-biology in year 2004 with 90.77 % and a State Board Rank (10th) and High school passed from Don Bosco High School in 2002 with 92.29 % with a plethora of awards and scholarship during the tenure.