Dr Shoaib Padaria, MD DM, is an Interventional Cardiologist, with a special interest in Vascular Diseases. Having being trained in India, the United Kingdom and the United States of America, he is associated with the Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, a tertiary care hospital in Mumbai since 1991. He is the Director of Vascular Interventions and Hyperbaric Medicine at Jaslok Hospital.
Dr Padaria is credited with introducing and popularizing Endovenous Laser Ablation in India. He performed the first case in Mumbai in January 2003, and has completed more than Fifteen thousand cases since then.
He is one of the founder members and Past President of the Venous Association of India. In the past he has been the Vice President of the Asian Venous Forum.
He has presented his work on Venous Ablation at various National and International Forums, and is a recognized leader in treatment of Venous Diseases in the country.
He is actively involved in spreading awareness of Venous Diseases amongst the medical fraternity through regular participation in National conferences of Physicians, Surgeons, Gynecologists and Dermatologists.
Currently, he heads the International Participation Program of the Venous Association of India.