Dr. Girish Warrier, a paediatric cardiac surgeon with many firsts in his credit, heads the Paediatic Cardiology Department of Aster MIMS, Calicut. Being the first surgeon in India to successfully perform the complex open-heart procedure (Starne’s Operation) in a 1 kg neonate, he comes to Aster MIMS with years of expertise.
He is also the first paediatric cardiac surgeon in Telangana to successfully perform a Norwood Operation. Graduated from Government Medical College, Thrissur, he completed his MS in General Surgery from the Government Medical College, Calicut and MCh-CVTS from SCTIMST, Trivandrum. He then completed a Paediatric Cardiac Surgery Fellowship at Auckland City Hospital & Starship Children’s Hospital, New Zealand.
Dr. Girish also holds a fellowship in Cardiac Surgery from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA.