USA After completing MD in Anaesthesia in India  left for the USA in January 1977
Residency Completed Residency in Anesthesiology in the University of Louisville, Kentucky – 1977-1980
Attending in Anesthesiology Marion General Hospital, Marion , In, USA and retired in 2018
Accolades ·      Served as Chief Anesthesiologist for 15 years at Marion General Hospital

·      Served as a board member of Freestanding Surgery Center and Surgical Management Company


Post retirement ·      Enjoy spending time with my grand children

·      Reading for leisure

·      Enjoying connecting with old friends on our Whatsapp group

·      Regular exercise


My Family

  • Mihir Parikh (Son-in-Law) is an Attending Interventional Pulmonologist at Harvard Medical School
  • Aparna Raj Parikh (Daughter) is an Attending GI Oncologist at Harvard Medical School
  • Vishal Pandya (Son-in-Law) is completing his Residency in Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Prerna Raj Pandya (Daughter) is a Board certified Ob/Gyn and completing her Fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery from John Hopkins University, Baltimore and will start Private Practice in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Amit Raj (Son) is completing his Residency in Podiatric Medicine at Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago, Illinois


Aparna Raj Parikh has been appointed as Global Director of Oncology, an outreach for the Oncology needs of under-served countries. In the picture below she is seen receiving the American Society of Clinical Oncology Career Development Award for her work on liquid biopsies. A paper on similar topic was published recently in the Journal of Nature Medicine.