Dr L H Hiranandani
Chairman, Hiranandani Foundation Trust
Since the literacy rate is so poor in India, it is more important to promote primary and secondary education, rather than University Education.
Works, Achievements and Accolades :
A lot of his academic works are published in various Indian and Foreign Journals. Several of his operating techniques are accepted as “Dr Hiranandani’s Operations” throughout the world.
He has published a book on Ear Pathology, which is the only book of it’s kind. He is the first Indian appointed as member by the American Society of Head and Neck Surgery. It awarded him the “Golden Award”, the first Indian and fifth in the world to receive it.
He was responsible for setting up many specialized ENT Dept. these were first of their kind in India at Topiwala National medical College, Mumbai.
He has created 15 research Endowments of Rs. 1 lac each in Universities throughout India, along with 20 orations and a number of Awards and Prizes in the field of Ear, Nose, and Throat.
He is the Chairman of the Hiranandani Foundation, which has made two Schools in Hiranandani Gardens Powai in 1990 and also one in their Thane Complex which started in 1999.
In recognition of the valuable service rendered by him, the President of India conferred the prestigious honour of PADMABHUSHAN to him in 1972.
He was appointed a member of the Advisory Committee by the Government of India, for opening of Private Medical Colleges in Maharashtra. Through his efforts, 14 Private Medical Colleges were created.
The Governor of Maharashtra Colleges in Maharashtra had nominated him in 1991, as the Executive Member of the University of Mumbai
Dr Lakhumal Hiranand Hiranandani.
1. Surgeon of the Millenium
2. Father of Leading Builders
3. Benevolent Donor
4. Chairman, Hiranandani Foundation Trust