KOTTAYAM: The famous Cardiac surgeon Dr. K. M. Cherian has been recognized by the Chinese government and the south east university on October5,2004.
Dr. Cherian has been appointed as visiting professor in two medical universities. At the same time arrangements have been made to give training to Chinese cardiac surgeons every year in the frontier life line center of cardiac surgery in Madras under the leadership of Dr. K. M. Cherian. This is at the request of the Chinese government.
A short while ago Dr. Cherian participated in the international conference of Cardiac Surgery held in china as a special invitee. There he presented four papers on Modern heart surgery. At the Chinese governments request he also performed many difficult cardiac surgeries.
A Super specialty hospital of 120 beds dealing with cardiac problems it functioning in Madras. The Cardiac Vascular Center in Parumala St. Gregorios Hospital too works under his guidance.