Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi

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Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi
BornCharadva, Gujarat, India
AwardsPadma Shri

Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi , better known as H.L. Trivedi, is an Indian nephrologist, the director of G. R. Doshi and K. M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre[1] and a former member of faculty of B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad.[2] He comes from Ahmedabad, in the Indian state of Gujarat,[3] had higher training for two years in the Cleveland Clinic, in USA, and practiced for eight years in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.[4] A routine visit to his native place is reported to have changed his focus and he stayed back in Ahmedabad to continue his practice in India.[4]

Trivedi, who has published several articles in peer reviewed national and international journals,[5][6] was honoured by the Government of India in 2015 with Padma Shri, the fourth highest Indian civilian award.[1][7]


  1. ^ a b "Dr Ambrish Mithal, Dr Ashok Seth to be conferred with Padma Bhushan award". India Medical Times. 26 January 2015. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  2. ^ "Ask 4 Healthcare". Ask 4 Healthcare. 2015. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Vishwa Gujarat". Vishwa Gujarat. 2015. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  4. ^ a b John B. Dossetor (2005). Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics. University of Alberta. p. 298. ISBN 9780888644534.
  5. ^ D. Saboo; P.R. Shah; K.R. Goplani; A. Feroz; M. Gumber; A.V. Vanikar; H.L. Trivedi (May 2008). "Posttransplant Diabetes Mellitus: A Single-Center Study". Transplantation Proceedings. 40 (4): 1111–1113. doi:10.1016/j.transproceed.2008.04.002.
  6. ^ U G Thakkar; V V Mishra; AV Vanikar; H V Patel; R S Agrawal; VR Shah (2014). "Assessment of children born to mothers who are renal allograft recipients". Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health. 43 (1): 27–32. doi:10.4038/sljch.v43i1.6658.
  7. ^ "Padma Awards". Padma Awards. 2015. Archived from the original on 26 January 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2015.

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