Kushagra Katariya, MD

“I have been fortunate to have been able to practice medicine and especially Cardiothoracic surgery in many different environments around the world and have been enriched by that experience. Continuing innovation and development of new technology make Cardiothoracic surgery an extremely interesting field to be involved in. Daily challenges reinvigorate the mind to continually learn and improve.”

Medical School

Maulana Azad Medical College
University of Delhi, India
1988

Residency in General Surgery

Department of Surgery
Beth Israel Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, NY
1990-1995

Chief Resident, General Surgery

Department of Surgery
Beth Israel Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York, NY
1995-1996

Fellow, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jackson Memorial Medical Center
University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, FL
1996-1998

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Medical Interests:

Off-pump Coronary Artery
Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Innovations in cardiovascular disease
Thoracic Oncology

Professional Affiliations

Society of Thoracic Surgeons
Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
American Medical Association

Personal Interests

  • Sports
  • Healthcare innovation
  • Healthcare economics

Patient Success Stories

  • “Dr. Katariya is an excellent MD. I’m thankful he saved my life. His work is a 10.”