Hyderabad: Senior cardiac surgeon Dr. Avinash Dal of Apollo Health City, Hyderabad has been awarded the Indira Gandhi Priyadarshini Award for excellence in medicine.
The award from the All-India National Unity Conference was presented to Dr. Avinash by former governor of Assam and Tamil nadu, Mr Bhishma Narain Singh, and Chairman of the press council of India Justice Mr. G.N. Ray in Delhi on May 7. Dr. Avinash has over 17 years of experience in cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery. Practicing since 1995, he has conducted over 7,000 operations, including surgeries under Arogyasri Scheme. (NSS)