Dr. Rajesh Kaushish is Cardio-thoracic Surgeon at Sahyadri Hospitals.He has done MS (General Surgery), MBBS from AFMC Pune and MCh (CTVS) from Pune.Dr. Kaushish aims to provide the best possible healthcare service to humanity, through continuous up gradation and enhancement of skills, knowledge and technology. He wants to carve out a name for himself in the field of healthcare within the CTVS domain. His area of expertise being CAGB, Valve surgery, congenital heart surgery, closed heart operations, thoracic surgery. He has been bestowed with the ?STARR-AHMAD Fellowship? award at Portland, Oregon, USA by the Indian association of cardio-thoracic surgeons. He has been awarded the best article award: 2010 ?Beating heart versus conventional coronary bypass surgery? by the medical journal, Armed Forces of India. He has been awarded the chief of Army Staff Commendation Medal for relief work during the Bhuj Earthquake, wherein he was a part of the quick reaction team that performed emergency surgical procedures during the calamity.