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First Successful Lung Transplantation in Telangana & Andhra Pradesh

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Dr Gokhale and his team did the first successful heart transplant in 2004 and implanted the first left ventricular assist device (LVAD) in July 2012 and again did the first lung transplant. Dr Gokhale is one of the only two surgeons in India who performed heart and lung transplants successfully so far.