Dr. Mohammed Rehan Sayeed is the chairman of Motherhood Hospitals, a position he has held since he founded Motherhood India in January 2011. As the chairman of Motherhood India, he overlooks and directs all the activities across all Motherhood units, based in Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad.
Dr. Rehan received his DNB in General Surgery & Cardiothoracic from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi. He is an MD, with Fellowship in Pediatric cardiac Surgery from The Children’s Hospital of Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. He also holds MD, Fellowship in Heart failure Surgery & Cardiac Transplant from The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio. In addition, he has a Fellowship in Adult cardiac Surgery from Boston University Medical Center, Boston, USA.
A renowned cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon, Dr. Rehan, has practiced extensively in India and abroad. He has performed over 10,000 cardiac and 4,000 thoracic surgeries. He has done over 2,000 mini bypass surgeries with 99.5% success rate, for which he was nominated to the “Robert Emory Young Innovator Award” by the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS). He has successfully completed more than 3,000 for the entire range of minimal access cardiac surgeries, and over a 500 endoscopic heart surgeries. A pioneer in the field of hybrid cardiac surgery in India, He has extensive experience in both adult and paediatric cardiac surgery.
In addition to having performed an array of surgeries, Dr. Rehan has many firsts to his credit. He is the first doctor to do an endoscopic closure of a complex congenital heart defect (partial anomalous venous return) in the world. The first endoscopic closure of atrial septal defect (ASD) and the first hybrid coronary bypass surgery (CABG) in south India was done by Dr. Rehan. Dr. Rehan holds the credit of being the largest single surgeon series of mini bypass surgery in the world and the largest single surge on series of minimal access cardiac surgery in India.
Dr. Rehan has vast research experience in various facets of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery and has presented many papers at several national and international conferences. Besides, he has also aut hored chapters on valve surgery in major cardiac surgery textbooks. Dr. Rehan is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and the Cleveland Clinic Alumni. He is also a much sought after speaker at many national and international scientific gatherings.