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Seth G.S. Medical college, K.E.M. Hospital and N.Wadia Hospital, India
Dr. Pravin Mhatre is the Scientific Director of Kedar Hospital which has already made its mark as one of the reputed hospitals for gynecology services in India. Dr. Mhatre is a consultant to the Breach Candy Hospital, N. Wadia Hospital in Mumbai. He has done pioneering work in the field of Ovarian Transplant and has been credited with the world's first successful "Ovarian Transplant".He has developed a new Vaginoplasty technique resulting in the formation of normal Vagina and identification of Stem cell. He has performed more than 100 cases of Vaginoplasty.
Dr. Mhatre has served as Honorary professor emeritus of Gyn/Obst at Seth G.S. Medical college / N. Wadia Hospital for 30 years. For more than 8 years Dr. Mhatre has conducted many rural tubal ligation camps all over India. For this honorary contribution in women's health care his team has received Presidents Medal from the government of India.
Dr. Mhatre has delivered guest lectures in many international and national congresses and has been an invited Professor at Oxford University (UK), University of Georgia (Atlanta USA) & Colombo University.
Dr. Mhatre has been honored as first Gyn.Transplant surgeon by government. He has been Interviewed on BBC London / Asia live on 7th May 2002 and 18th December 2002 for the worlds first successful Ovarian Transplant. BBC World on 24th December 2002 declared this Ovarian Transplant as The significant medical achievement of the year 2002. He has started the First Ovarian Bank in 2005, currently in joint collaboration with NIRRH and TATA Hospital.