Dr. Vinay Kumar Bahl

Max Super Speciality Hospital, Vaishali

Dr. Vinay Kumar Bahl, former Dean and Chief of Cardio-Thoracic Centre and Head of Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, is a world-renowned name in the field of cardiology. He joined AIIMS in 1985 and brings over 40 years of experience and leadership in cardiac treatments at Max Hospitals. He has a special interest in the field of interventional cardiology both coronary and valvular interventions. He has been decorated with a number of prestigious awards, orations and fellowships from national and international academics.

Interventional Cardiologist
45 years of experience overall (38 years as a specialist)

Fellow, American College of Cardiology (FACC)
Fellow, European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
Life Member, Cardiological Society of India (CSI)
Life Member, Association of Physicians of India (API)
Founder Member, Indian Society of Echocardiography (ISE)
Nominated Member, National Academy of Medical Science (MNAMS)
Nominated Member, Advisory Board of Asian Pacific Heart Association (APSH)

“Amrut Mody Unichem Prize” by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), (1994)
“Life Time Achievement Award” Cardiological Society of India (CSI), Delhi Branch, (2018)
Pioneer of Intervention Cardiology” by Delhi Intervention Council (2017)
President, Cardiological Society of India (2008-2009)
Course Director, India Live
Honorary Editor, Indian Heart Journal (2001-2005)
Dronacharya Award by APVIC , 2019
Couer de’ Or Award for philanthropic work in cardiology (2008)
Life Time Achievement Award by WCCPGC, New Delhi (2010)
Best Cardiologist Award by Zee TV (2015)
“Legends of Cardiology” Award by Times Group (2017)
Excellence in Cardiology” by TV NewsX Health Awards, 2018
“Searl Award” by Cardiological Society of India (1984)
“DP Basu Award” by Cardiological Society of India (1985)
“Life Time Achievement Award” WCCPC (2007)
Emeritus Editor, India Heart Journal (2014 – 2016)
Advisor, Journal of American College of Cardiology (2015 – 2016)
Section Editor, Journal of American College of Cardiology-International (2020)
“Prof. SB Roy Oration” by Cardiological Society of India (1993)
“Uma Bansal Oration” by Association of Physicians of India (Delhi Branch)(2008)
“NN Gupta Oration” by King George Medical College, Lucknow (2010)
“VV Shah Oration” by Cardiological Society of India (2012)
“DB Tompe Oration’ by Cardiological Society of India(Odisha Branch)(2012)
“USV-Rapicon Oration” by RAPICON, Mumbai, 2013
“MP Gupta Oration” by G B Pant Hospital (2015)
Professor A Sreenivasan Endowment Lecture (2016)
“Gruntzig Oration” by WCCP on “Forty years of angioplasty” (2017)
“A K Thakur Memorial Oration”, CSI, Bihar (2018)
“PL Wahi Oration” by International Society of Heart research (2018)
National Best Medical Award by Netrik Manav Samaj Uthan (2011)
More than 200 Research Publications