Director, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Delhi.
M.B.B.S : S. S. Medical College Rewa, (M.P.) India in 1980 MS (Surgery) : S.S. Medical College Rewa (M.P.), India in 1984 Ph. D (Cardiovascular Surgery) : Bakulev Institute of Cardio - Vascular Surgery, Moscow, Russia in 1991 P. G Teaching : CTVS – DNB program at Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Okhla Road New Delhi since 2003
Dr. Yugal K Mishra has 27 years of work experience in th e field of cardiac surgery. He has performed 17,000 cardiac surgeries, which include CABG, Valve, CABG + Valve, Double valve Replacement (DVR), Redo CABG & Aortic Surgeries (Bentall surgery). Dr Mishra is one of the pioneers of Minimally Invasive Cardiac surgery (Key hole) in India & he performed more than 2700 sugeries which includes minimally invasive AVR, MVR, ASD closure & CABG. He has also performed MIDCAB (Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery), OPCAB (Off Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery), and Port access approach for mitral valve surgery and ASD closure.
Dr Mishra has been conferred with Life Time Achievement Award by President, Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam. Rashtriya Ratan Award by International Study Circle in 2005 & Doctor of Science (D.Sc. Honoris Causa) conferred by Governor of Madhya Pradesh & Chancellor of Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya.
- A Life Member of Cardiological Society of India
- He is the Founder Member of Indian College of Cardiology
- Fellow Member of Association of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgeons of India.
- Director on the Board of Directors of International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery.