Dr. Gaurav Gupta is an established Internist & Intensivist from South Mumbai with several years of experience in Internal Medicine, Critical Care and Diabetes. Dr. Gupta played a key role in supervising the daily operations at Cumballa Hill Hospital and Heart Institute where he was attached as the Director of Medical Administration till 2013.
Dr. Gupta has completed MBBS from Dr. S N Medical College, Jodhpur with DNB (Internal Medicine) from Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai, followed by M Phil (HHSM), a Hospital & Health Systems Management Course from BITS, Pilani. He enjoys membership of professional bodies such as The European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, Indo Australian Society of Intensive Care and Association of Physicians of India.
Previously at B D Petit Parsee General Hospital (Cumballa Hill) and Dr. L H Hiranandani Hospital (Thane), Dr. Gupta efficiently handled various medical and cardiac emergencies and smoothly executed critical care procedures. Besides this, he played a pivotal role in laying down the protocol for the Intensive Care Unit and facilitating the DNB (Medicine) programme at B D Petit Parsee General Hospital.
Dr. Gupta has vast experience in endotracheal intubations, central venous line insertions, temporary pacemaker insertions, arterial line insertions and intercostal drain insertions. He is well versed with IABP and ventilator management. He holds proficiency in the management of critically ill medical cases, post angioplasty cases, post-operative cardiac cases and routine surgical cases requiring post-operative ICU care. Furthermore, Dr. Gupta has experience in handling sensitive issues involving death reviews and patient counselling.
He has done his thesis on Determination of common carotid artery intima thickness by B. mode ultra sound in Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 patients & its correlation with cardiovascular risk factors.