Vinayak (Vinnie) Bapat, MD is the Surgical Director, Mitral and Tricuspid Therapies at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Bapat is also an assistant professor of surgery at CUMC.
Dr. Bapat specializes in the minimally invasive and percutaneous treatment of structural heart disease with a focus on mitral and tricuspid therapies.
Dr. Bapat received a medical degree from Seth G.S. Medical School & King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, where he completed residencies in both general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Dr. Bapat did a fellowship program at Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and joined CUMC in 2017 from Guys and St. Thomas’ hospital, London.