Dr. Dasari Prasada Rao

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Indo-US Super Specialty Hospital, Hyderabad, India

Editor of Singapore Journal of Gynaecology and Pediatrics

Dasari Prasada Rao is an Indian Cardiothoracic surgeon. He was noteworthy for introducing the first open heart surgery to the state of Andhra Pradesh in India and for pioneering advanced medical care at affordable costs. Dasari Prasada Rao has won numerous awards including in 2001 the Padma Shri award, a Civilian award bestowed by the Government of India