Hyderabad, Telangana [India] : Dr Narendranadh Meda born in 1982 hails from Bharanipadu, a small village in Khammam District of Telangana state. Since he hailed from a rural background and saw closely the difficulties being faced by the public in rural villages due to lack of medical assistance and it had a lot of influence in moulding his future. The circumstances around him in his village had a lot of influence on him which made him to determine and decide to serve the needy people of this nation in some form or the other is the best way to give back to mother India. He thought that the best way to do so was by getting into the medical field.
Dr Meda was a diligent student since his childhood and is a meritorious student in the class. After completing his primary and secondary education, he pursued his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery MBBS from the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. He completed his Masters in General Surgery from JSS Medical college. Pursued the super speciality in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery from Narayana Hrudayalaya.
Presently he is working as Senior consultant in vascular and endovascular surgery and also Heads the Vascular department in KIMS, Hyderabad. He has been awarded the Senior visiting honorary fellowship in vascular surgery in Mount Sinai Hospital, NY in 2019 by SAAVS. Apart from this he is also an active member in various prestigious institutions like Vascular Society of India, the Association of Surgeons of India, European society of vascular surgery etc.
He had a lot of enthusiasm to train and guide the young generation for better India. Towards pursuing his interest in his profession Dr Meda also taught to the Bachelor’s program students in the General Surgery at JSS medical college at Mysore. Pursuing his passion in teaching, he also served as an assistant professor in the general surgery department at NRI Medical college in Andhra Pradesh. He is a continuous learner like a student and emanates his knowledge at various forums by way of submission of papers in various national and international conferences. Continuing his passion in the field of medical sciences, Dr Meda wrote a thesis on evaluation or risk factor Patterns and Treatment of arterial disease in critically ischemic Diabetic foot. He has also submitted a thesis on Etio-pathology which was well received by all concerned.
Because of his excellent academic as well as professional record and experience he was offered the post of the registrar at the surgical oncology department in Basavatarakam Indo-American cancer hospital and Research Institute, Hyderabad and the same has been held with dignity and responsibility for a period of one year.
Owing to his professional achievements, he has been invited to several national and international conferences. He presented a unique technique “Transposition of the accessory cephalic vein at the elbow” at the ASVS conference held during 2018 in China. The conference explored whether it is an option in the occluded conventional brachiocephalic fistula or sclerotic or absent Cephalic vein at Elbow. He was also invited to present and discuss the technique by vascular access society in the Netherlands in 2019.
In 2016 Dr Meda was invited to a VEITH conference held in New York, USA as associate faculty. The discussions revolved around a unique technique Trap Door Aortic Thrombectomy with Re-do Aortobifem bypass- a Real Challenge: An Option for Extensive Progressive Visceral Aortic Thrombus with Occluded Aortobifemoral Bypass. Apart from this, Dr Meda has also actively participated at various prestigious national and international conferences held at various places like New York, Europe, Jaipur, Bangalore, Phoenix etc.
Dr Meda has also been recognised and awarded for his excellence in the field of medical sciences. He has been Awarded rising star in Vascular Surgery consecutively for the last two years 2018 and 2019 by Times of India. He also bagged the second best poster award at Phoenix. Dr Meda performed and is a proctor for endovascular aortic stent grafting with Medtronic company to treat a complex aortic aneurysm in western India and Andhra Pradesh.
Numerous awards and recognitions across the globe did not stop Dr Narendranath Meda’s thirst for learning. He is a continuous learner and upgrades his skills. As a part of it attended various courses European Vascular courses, Maastricht, The Netherlands. He also did a course on Endovascular Course for Advance Specialty Trainee (ECAST) and Endovascular Course for Advance Specialty Trainee (ECAST) INDOVASC, Bangalore. Advanced Vascular interventional course, Leipzig, Germany.
Business Mint recognized his efforts in the field of medical science and the jury awarded him in the category of Excellence in Vascular Surgery 2020. The jury decided to felicitate him with the award for his contribution to the medical industry. DR Narendranath Meda’s exceptional academic and professional record in medical sciences is what makes him unique. His willingness to serve the people of the country and his quest for knowledge is what keeps him motivated.
In spite of his busy schedule he has not left out his childhood aim of serving the needy rural population. To fulfil his dreams he organises the medical camps in regular intervals at various locations where the free medical checkups conducted with a multifaceted team of doctors and such camps received overwhelming response from the public. He has been Promoting foot care in diabetes, its importance and ways of prevention and cure for those problems. He has taken initiative in early years of his career and established an advanced foot care center at KIMS hospital providing various treatment options to save the feet as he strongly believes “Saving Limbs is Saving Lives”. vascularinstitute, For Information: http://vascularinstitute.in/