B. K. Goyal

Surgeon, Award Winner


Who is B. K. Goyal?

Dr. B K Goyal is a cardiologist and medical educationist from India. He is the only cardiologist outside the United States to have been appointed as Honorary Consultant Cardiologist to the Texas Heart Institute at Houston, USA.

Goyal is the Honorary dean and chief cardiologist at the Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences and is a former Director-Professor of cardiology of JJ Group of Hospitals and Grant Medical College, Bombay. Dr.Goyal was born in a small town Ujhani in District Budaun.His elder Brother, Krishna Kumar Goyal was a prominent Leader of Indian National Congress.Krishna Kumar goyal was also elected for M.L.A. for two consecutive terms.

Dr. Goyal is a visiting professor of cardiology at the University of Alabama, in USA and visiting cardiologist to the Oschner Heart Institute, New Orleans. The State Government also honoured him by appointing him as the Professor Emeritus of Cardiology at the Grant Medical College for life. He served as a member of the Executive Council and Senate of the University of Bombay for several years. He is a member of the Central Council of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India and also the Medical Council of India. Goyal has also written a book, Heart Talk. He is the ex-chairman of the Haffkins Institute.

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on July 23, 2013


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