Dr. Keyur Parikh is also the Chairman of CIMS Hospital in Ahmedabad, India. He is known to be the foremost expert in angioplasty and angiography and has performed one of the highest successful angioplasty, angiographies and cardiac procedures in India. He is known to be a patient friendly person and spends significant time with each of his patients. Unlike most other cardiologists, he prefers to avoid angioplasties unless it is absolutely necessary making him a safe and friendly doctor all the same. Dr. Keyur Parikh is known by patients as the Best Cardiologist In Ahmedabad and Heart Specialist in Ahmedabad. Dr. Keyur Parikh is known a the pioneer with new cardiac techniques in India and is recognized by cardiologists around the world as the top most in the profession in terms of ethics and honesty.
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Dr. Keyur Parikh has been one of the few to receive twice IMA, Indian Medical Association Dr. K. Sharan Cardiology Excellence Award for the year 2010-2011 and again in 2013-2014 for being among the best cardiologists in India. He is undoubtedly one of the best and most experienced cardiologist in Ahmedabad, Gujarat and India. Dr. Keyur Parikh is the senior most cardiologist at CIMS Hospital and is also the current chairman and it’s founding partner.
He is the only Indian residing in India to receive the International Service Award from American College of Cardiology, USA and other awards such as Glory of Gujarat Award, and the AAPI award for Global Leadership in Healthcare from Shri Narendra Modi, erstwhile Chief Minister of Gujarat and now the Prime Minister of India.
Dr. Keyur Parikh completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Case Western University, Cleveland, USA, Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA. Cardiovascular Fellowship including Invasive and Noninvasive Cardiology at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center (UCLA/ USC), Los Angeles, USA. Fellow of Cardiac Society of India (FCSI), Fellow of American College of Cardiology (FACC), Fellow of European Society of Cardiology (FESC), Fellow of Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (FSCAI), Fellow of International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (FIACS). Chief of Medicine (1991-1993) at St. Rose Hospital, Hayward, California and Chief of Cardiology/ Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory (1990-1991) at St. Rose Hospital, Hayward, California. Between 2001 and 2005, Dr. Keyur Parikh was Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Sterling Hospital, Ahmedabad. A recipient of several awards, the most prestigious one has been the 2004 International Service Award by the American College of Cardiology in recognition of the contribution to the ACC and to the international cardiovascular community, as well as listed for many years on top on “Who’s Who” Marquis. Also awarded by Indian Medical Association (HQS) for the “IMA DR.K.SHARAN CARDIOLOGY EXCELLENCE AWARD” for the year 2010. Received the “LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN CARDIOVASCULAR SCIENCE, MEDICINE AND SURGERY” by the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences, Winnipeg, Canada. Awarded by (AAPI-American Association of Physician of Indian Origin) Global Summit 2014 “Leadership Award” the Award was presented by Honorable Chief Minister of Gujarat Shri Narendra Modi January 2014. Received (Indian Council of Social Welfare-ICSW Gujarat State) “GLORY OF GUJARAT AWARD” for dedication and distinguished role in Cardiologist and Cardiovascular filed as a Devoted Doctor and Social Activist by Honorable Governor of Gujarat Smt. Kamla Beniwal December 2013. Dr. Keyur Parikh was awarded by Divya Bhaskar, a leading newspaper daily in Ahmedabad as one of the contemporary achievers in “The 100 Power list, 2010”- ‘100 Ratno/Jewels of Gujarat’-Biennial list released this Swarnim year-celebrates not only the eminence of Gujarat in its 50 years of glory but also salutes all those achievers and entrepreneurs who have shaped the success of the state. April 2011. Dr. Keyur Parikh was also awarded the IMA – Dr. K. Sharan Cardiologys Excellence Award for the year 2010 by the Indian Medical Association (HOS) – to be recognized as one of the best Cardiologists in India, Gujarat and Ahmedabad. An International Advisor to the American College of Cardiology and the reviewer of International Journal of Cardiology and Elsevier publication. Member of American Medical Association (AMA), USA, working group on Pathogenosis of Atherosclerosis of the ESC, Academy of TCT, USA and many other associations.