Chest Specialists

Dr.Shrikant, anaesthetists

Dr Shrikant Panchal – Cardiac Anaesthesiologist, MBBS, DA, DNB, PGDHS

Dr. Shrikant Panchal is a Cardiac Anaesthesiologist at The Karen Hospital, Nairobi with over 17 years working experience and has performed more than 10,000 cardiothoracic and vascular surgeries.

He has the following qualifications MBBS, DA, DNB, PGDHS and Fellow Cardiac Anaethesia. He is also a life member and fellow Indian Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. His first case of an open heart surgery was in 2001.

Dr. Panchal has specialized in adult and paediatric cardiac anaesthesia. He is also an intensivist for adult and paediatric post cardiac surgery cases.

Prior to joining The Karen Hospital he was in charge of cardiac anaesthesia at Bollineni Super Specialty Hospital in India/PIMS.

It is not all work for Dr. Shrikant. The father of two enjoys watching movies, listening to music and taking his family to the temple for prayers.

Dr. Isaac Adembesa

Dr. Isaac Adembesa – Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiologist

Dr. Isaac Adembesa is a Cardiothoracic Anaesthetist at The Karen Hospital, Nairobi.

He is a graduate from Moi University with Bachelors degree in Medicine and surgery and later Master of Medicine in Anesthesiology at The Aga Khan University in East Africa and further Fellowship in Adult and Paediatric Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia, the Groote Schuur hospital and the Red Cross War Memorial Children hospital, University of Cape Town. January 2017 to December2017.

Dr. Adembesa has received a number of certification to his work including: British Society of Echocardiography Adult Transesophageal Echocardiography where he passed a written accreditation exam done on 30 November 2017 and Advanced Focus Assessed Transthoracic Echocardiography (FATE). Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, University of Cape Town on 10th November, 2017 among many more.

He is a recognised and licensed Specialist in Anesthesia in Kenya by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board. He has a large number of national and international publications and research papers to his credit and continuously conducts workshops medical education programmes and lectures around in Kenya, South Africa and other parts of the world. Dr Adembesa is also a member of prestigious medical associations in the world.

He has trained extensively at renowned centres in the world and this adds to his efficiency in his work.