Asian Heart Institute,
Cardiac Surgery from AIIMS
> Trained in cardiac surgery from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
> Completed his fellowship training at the Cleveland Clinic, USA.
> Sr. Registrar at the Harefield Hospital, in the United Kingdom, training under Professor Magdi Yacoub, considered one of the foremost cardiac surgeons in the world.
> Considered the best heart surgeon in India, Dr. Panda has performed over 18,000 cardiac surgeriesincluding over 1000 Redo Bypass Surgeries and over 3000 high risk surgeries.
> He has specialized in Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting using only arterial grafts, beating heart surgery, redo bypass surgery, valve repair, complex aneurysms.
> He is one of the safest heart surgeons in the world with a 95.6% success rate in bypass surgery.
> Credited and recognized amongst his peers as the first in the country to introduce the concept of 'Total Arterial Revascularization', as well as being one of the pioneers of "off-pump" bypass surgery, redo bypass surgery and high risk surgery.
> Under his leadership, Asian Heart Institute has established itself as the Best Heart Hospital in India in 2011 & 2012 as well as the highest accredited hospital with JCI, ISO and NIAHO accreditations.
> Has been honoured with the Padma Bhushan - India's third highest civilian award.
> Conferred with Degree of Doctorate in Science (Honorius Causa) from Utkal University, Orissa. Awarded the prestigious Rashtriya Samman for being one of the highest taxpayers during the assessment years 1994-95 to 1998-99, by the Central Board of Taxes, Government of India.
> Has set up the Sarla Madan Charitable Trust in Orissa, the Asian Heart Charitable Trust and has helped hundreds of economically handicapped patients.