Sudhir Choudhrie Shares His Journey to Recovery Amid Myths Surrounding Heart Transplants

It is extremely a rare opportunity for a person to have a second chance in life. This is what exactly happened to Sudhir. Sudhir Choudhrie was diagnosed with a complex heart condition that could only be cured through a heart transplant. He was lucky to get a heart donor. It has been established that by the time he was getting a donor, his heart was extremely weak and his lung pressure level was extremely high as compared to the body pressure. It was a rare and risk combination. This meant that Sudhir was on the verge of death. However, he successfully went through a heart transplant at Columbia Medical Centre.

Sudhir Choudhrie’s delicate and intense surgery was performed by the prominent heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz. After a successful heart transplant, Sudhir Choudhrie was committed to giving back to the community. He instilled the trait of altruism in the majority of his children. He profoundly focuses on people living with heart conditions. He is quick to note that there is massive fear and ignorance that surround matters relating to heart transplants. In the spirit of altruism, Sudhir Choudhrie has authored a book by the name “From Heart: A Tale of Life, Love, and Destiny“.

All the proceeds from the book are channeled towards helping people with heart conditions in the Department of Surgery at the Columbia Medical Center. Sudhir Choudhrie also seeks to encourage people with incurable heart conditions. During the time he was writing his book, he did extensive research on transplant recipients. He was inspired by some of the recipient’s incredible ambition and magnificent attitudes. He was thrilled by a daring attitude of a woman who took part in a marathon after her operation. However, some people have completely given up on getting healed. In one case a patient narrated how he is not ready to give up on junk food because he will eventually die. These are the issues that Sudhir’s book sought to tackle and more