Dr. Rakesh Kathiriya
- Medical Director, Cardiologist associates.
Born and brought up in Surat, DrKathiriya completed his schooling from his hometown. He pursued his medical degree from Vadodara in 2007. And went to London, England for further studies. He completed Masters in Health care from Kensington College Holborn, London. After finishing masters, he worked for National Health Service (NHS - London) for 2 years. In order to get further knowledge he completed certificate course of theory and dry lab phlebotomy and also completed acerbated prescription training workshop from pharmacy practice.
He did a lot of research about heart diseases and went to dove clinic greater London to know more about a treatment called EECP. DrRakesh decided to start a Cardiac Rehab Program in India. He became an active member of International EECP society. In 2012 he came back to India and worked under Dr. Bimalchhajer (Cardiologist Ex-AIIMS, Delhi) to increased his cardiac knowledge. In 2013 He started Dr. Bimalchhajer’s franchise Saaol Heart Centre in Surat, Gujarat. He treated more than 5000 patients with most success rate. Today he is running 4 franchises of Saaol and South Gujarat’s only Cardiac Rehab Centers with EECP Treatment.