An Indian of Goan Origin, Dr.Irineu Antao Pereira is a multi-faceted person. A Cardiothoracic  and Vascular Surgeon as well as a Healthcare Management Professional – by training and qualifications ; afyer 20-odd years and 18,000-odd surgeries , Dr.Pereira presently pursues his twin professional interests in Patient Experience Management (PXM 3.0) in Healthcare, and Endovenous Laser Procedures for Varicose Veins and Deep Vein Thrombosis. The choice being made so that he continues his ‘connect’ with the clinical as well as administrative aspects of healthcare.

His pivotal manual on ‘The PXM 3.0’ – The Essential Guide to Positive Patient Experiences- is in process. It is derived from his signature ‘Consultant Mentoring Program for Healthcare Professionals’ being conducted through his firm Signum Vitalis – The Patient Experience Management Company. www.signumvitalis.org . Signum Vitalis – through it’s offices in Goa, Mumbai and Mangalore caters to Hospitals in Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala

Dr.Irineu loves talking to young students at the threshold of their professional lives to ensure that they have their priorities clear and achieve their goals in an ethical manner. He relaxes and unwinds doing interior design, macro-photography, cooking and acoustic guitar.

Qualifications & Experience:

Dr.Irineu did his MBBS in Goa and then acquired his speciality degree in General Surgery from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi while doing surgical residency at Medical trust hospital, Cochin, Kerala.

He then super-specialised in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at JIPMER, Pondicherry and capped it with a Diplomate of the National Board, New Delhi, in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.

Dr.Irineu is an MBA in Healthcare Management with a focus on Patient Experience and Cost-Leadership Management Strategies.

Dr.Irineu has had wide ranging experiences in both public, private and corporate hospitals. He also has held teaching positions at Kasturba Medical College and Hospitals, Mangalore while being a part of the Manipal Group and at JIPMER, Pondicherry.

Dr.Irineu  can be reached directly on his personal email : dr.irineu.pereira@gmail.com , or his office email :  info@signumvitalis.org