Dr Pratiksha G Gandhi is India's first woman preventive cardiologist. She has done her medical graduation from the prestigious KEM hospital. Mumbai, India, and she has done her post-graduation in preventive medicine. She is a gold medallist in public health and hospital administration. She is certified expert in Preventive cardiology from the American Society of Preventive Cardiology.
She has been honoured by the late President of India Dr. Kalam and has also been awarded best woman entrepreneur by FE woman in business awards by the honourable finance minister of India in 2006. She is the founder of the Institute of Preventive Cardiology (IPC) since 1999 and has helped over 100,000 patients, to prevent and reverse heart disease. She has contributed to various TV channels and has written more than 3000 articles in various national and international publications on spreading education and awareness on heart health. She has written numerous books including an award-winning' bypassla Paryay'. She has also been featured in a movie Kahi Shan Preamche (hyperlink)now on Amazon prime.
She has been awarded as a top global woman healthcare leader in 2017, and the International Association of Cardiologists, New York recognized her as a Leading Physician of the world and top preventive cardiologist in California. Currently she is based in Los Angeles California spearheading the worldwide movement of heart health education, with her Global Foundation for Preventive Cardiology. She is also serving as Online Consultant at Prashivyog Heartcare Clinic based in Juhu, Mumbai