Dr. James Thomas received an Honorary Doctorate (Honoris Causa) in Medicine, by Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences, Chennai Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences recognized the work done by Dr. James Thomas and awarded him an Honorary Doctorate (Honoris Causa) in Medicine. Dr. James Thomas is the Chief Consultant for Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery, Head of the Department CVTS, Ex Vice-Chancellor D Y Patil University, Principle Advisor Research, a senior CVTS surgeon and a gem of a person.
Dr. James Thomas has performed over 20,000 cardiac surgeries. He specializes in coronary artery bypass grafting, valve repair and repairing complex aneurysms. Dr. James is very popular for his fine surgical skills and patient-friendly behavior. He always crosses the extra mile to help patients. He conducts various free cardiac checks up camps for economically weak strata of society. Dr. James is also involved in various free surgical camps for the economically deprived sections of cardiac patients all over India.
Dr. James is currently working on various research projects and he is having various International research publications to his credit. Dr. James Thomas is a recognized Guide for Super-specialty CVTS and Ph.D. scholars. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences is a 50 yr old and very renowned Institute, now a Deemed University located at Chennai. The degree has been awarded by Dr. Elizabeth Varghese, Chancellor and Prof K Issac, Vice-Chancellor Hindustan Institute of Technology and Sciences, in their Convocation Ceremony on 19 October 2019. Our Chancellor Dr. Vijay Patil Sir, Managing Trusty Shivani Patil Madam, Vice-Chancellor Dr. Shirish Patil, Dean Dr. Surekha Patil and Hospital COE- Dr. Rahul Peddawad, congratulated Dr. James Thomas Sir for his great achievement.
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