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Dr. Dhaval Naik

Dr. Dhaval Naik is a leading senior cardiac surgeon in Gujarat working with CIMS Hospital in Ahmedabad, India. Dr. Dhaval Naik is reputed as being a very friendly doctor and is known to many patients as the best cardiac surgeon in Ahmedabad.

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Dr. Dhaval Naik is known as an expert vascular surgeon in Ahmedabad primarily for pump CABGs, Aortic surgeries, Keyhole Heart Surgery and ECMO. He is also known to be one of the very few heart transplant surgeons with being involved in 9 successful heart transplants in Gujarat [as per record in 2019] and amongst the best cardiac surgeon in Ahmedabad.

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  • He underwent graduation education between 1992 and 1997 from B.J.Medical College, Ahmedabad.
  • He did General Surgery in Dr K.L. Sheth between 1998 and 2001 and passed out in flying colours with a Gold Medal in General Surgery.
  • He enrolled for Cardio-thoracic surgery training (DNB) in Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. Under Dr. M.R. Girinath and associates, he was trained in both adult and paediatric surgeries with special interest in off pump CABGs.
  • To widen his horizon and gain some insight into the practice of cardiac surgery outside India, he applied and was selected as an overseas fellow at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia.
  • During 20 months tenure under Dr. Bayfield and Dr. Bannon, he gained tremendous exposure in cardiac and thoracic surgeries. During this period, main area of work was on pump CABG, Aortic surgeries and ECMO training


  • Because of clean and efficient image, he is now officially affiliated with Sydney Cardiothoracic Surgeons Group, which involves bilateral correspondence in education and training.
  • Amongst the few heart transplant surgeons in Gujarat.
  • More recently, he also visited and worked as an observer at Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany to gain firsthand experience in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery under Dr. Mohr.
  • He is presently Consultant Heart Surgeon at Heart Care Group and intends to apply all that he learnt through conventional and minimally invasive surgeries with his partner Dr. Dhiren Shah.


Personal Information

Full Name

Date of Birth


Home : A-302,Dutt Avenue, Science City Road, Sola, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India – 380060

Hospital : CIMS Hospital, Near Sukan Mall , Science city road, Sola, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India- 380060



Professional Qualification


Diplomat of National Board (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

National Board at Examination/New Delhi, India


M.S (General Surgery)

B. J Medical College/ Gujarat University,Ahmedabad,India



B. J Medical College/ Gujarat University,Ahmedabad,India

Work Experience

2011 – 2018

Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon

CIMS Hospital

Full Time

2009 – 2011

Advance Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Sterling Hospital/Ahmedabad, India

2008 – 2009

Advance Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital,Sydney,Australia

2007 – 2008

Jr. Consultant

Wockhardt Hospital, Surat,India

2006 – 2007

Jr. Consultant

Apollo Hospital ,Chennai, India

Research Experience Of The Faculty As Lead Auther In Indexed Journals

Publication Name & Issue Title of the Research Article
JACC March 29, 2014 Volume 63, Issue 12,A1569 Comparative safety and efficacy evaluation of Ivabradine, Metoprolol and its combination in management of Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia in Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Patients

Academic Leadership Position

  • Infection Control Committee
  • Morbidity & Mortality Committee
  • Tract director
  • JIC-Moderator and Administrator
  • Executive Member -Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery (IACTS)
  • Executive Member – ECMO Society of India
  • Attended various CMEs as Faculty/chairperson/speaker