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Dr Pradeep Mistry

(Pret), M Med Surgery (Pret), FCS (SA), CVS (SA) 

Vascular Surgeon

 

Pradeep Mistry grew up in Lenasia and completed his schooling in Topaz Secondary.  He subsequently completed his undergraduate studies in medicine at University of Pretoria in 1999.He spent a year at Chris Hani Baragwanath (Intership) and a year at Tonga/Shongwe Mission Hospitals (community service) before returning to Pretoria in 2002 as a registrar in general surgery under the chairmanship of Prof. J.H.R. Becker.  During his time as a registrar he developed a keen interest in vascular surgery under the mentorship of Prof. J. van Marle.

 

 

POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:

  • Comparison of secondary interventions between open and endovascular aneurysm repair: VASSA 2003
  • Comparison of secondary interventions between open and endovascular aneurysm repair: SRS 2004
  • Comparison of secondary interventions between open and endovascular aneurysm repair: faculty day 2004
  • Retrospective review on traumatic AV fistula: VASSA 2006
  • Oesophageal diverticula: Surgical registrars symposium: 2006
  • Spleen and the surgeon: Surgical registrars symposium: 2006 
  • Predictors of mortality for High Risk EVAR: VASSA 2008
  • Experience in Carotid Body Tumours: VASSA 2008
  • EVAR in Octagenarians: VASSA 2009
  • Endovascular management of infrainguinal occlusive disease: VASSA 2009
  • Medical management of vascular patients: Vascular education forum 2009
  • Hazards of radiation (vassa 2010)

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

  • A prospective comparison of secondary interventions and mortality between open and endovascular aneurysm repairs. SAJS June 2007 HIV occlusive disease: Invited article  publication SAMJ May 2009
  • Specialist forum: Endovascular management of infrainguinal occlusive disease.

 

 

POSTGRADUATE AWARDS:

  • Winner of Smith and Nephew prize 2006 - Case report on Diabetic foot management
  • Winner of ASSA / Discovery prize 2007 -  for clinical excellence 
  • Young researcher of the Year Award 2007/2008 - University of Pretoria, Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Ist prize Clinical Research: poster presentation faculty day 2009 University of Pretoria: EVAR in Octagenarians
  • 3rd prize Clinical Research: oral presentation faculty day 2009 University of Pretoria: Infrainguinal endovascular interventions
  • CJ Nel award for a distinction in the Vascular Surgery Fellowship Examination in 2009

 

MEMBER OF SOCIETIES/CLUBS:

  • Member of the executive committee of the Vascular Society of Southern Africa (VASSA) Portfolio: Fellow training