Dr. Govini is an accomplished Cardiothoracic and Heart & Lung Transplant surgeon and specializes in caring for patient with all aetiologies of heart failure, chronic asthma, chronic lung disease which needs surgical management.
Dr. Govini’s has trained under world-class transplant surgeons in Hong Kong, Austria, Germany and South Korea. Dr. Govini is one of the pioneer surgeons in establishing Lung Transplant, Heart & Lung Transplant program in India performing transplant surgeries in patients ranging from 17 years to 74 years. His expertise is beneficial for patients who are in need for ECMO management for prolonged periods of time. He specializes in Live Lung Transplant i.e. incorporating different lobes from two different donors – typically performed on paediatric patients. Dr. Govini is also proficient in VATS (Video assisted Thoracic Surgery) and MICS (Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery) for various heart & lung diseases amongst others.
Although Dr. Govini is fluent in his mother tongue Telugu, he is also proficient in Tamil, Kannada, Hindi and of course English.
Experience in Years: 22
MS, MCh, FIACS
CTVS + Heart & Lung Transplant
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