Dr. V. N. Jindal, M.S., MCh, a highly established name in the field of Neurosurgery.Dr. V. N. Jindal came to Goa in 1983, and joined Goa Medical College, fresh as a neurosurgeon, after being trained extensively in conducting complicated neurosurgical procedures at the prestigious P.G.I. Chandigarh. For almost a decade, Dr. Jindal ran the neurosurgery department single handedly, which was the first super-specialty established at the Goa Medical College. It is a matter of great pride and satisfaction that the Goa Medical College has now a full-fledged neurosurgery department with a dedicated 30-bed ward and recognized by the Medical Council of India for awarding post-graduate degree in neurosurgery.
Dr. Jindal has to his credit the honour of setting up one of the best equipped neurosurgery centre in the country. Dr. Jindal has undergone extensive training in advanced techniques of neurosurgery at Midas Rex Institute U.S.A., University Hospital Amsterdam, Fujita Health Institute, Nagoya Japan and at AIIMS Delhi and PGI Chandigarh. He has visited many countries and presented papers at Matsumoto, Japan, Muscat, Karolinska, Sweden and Germany etc.
Now after superannuation from GMC once again, Dr. Jindal has expressed his desire to serve the neurosurgical patients and he is willing, wanting and waiting to scrub up and operate whenever called upon to do so.