Announces Appointment of Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar to Medical Board Announces Appointment of Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar to Medical Board

2013 / 12 / 03 Announces Appointment of Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar to Medical Board Announces Appointment of Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar to Medical Board


December 3 2013 (VANCOUVER) Dr. Gopal Bhatnagar has joined the Medical Board of, a directory and community of 300 leading health and wellness providers sharing healthy living solutions through a comprehensive online library of videos.

Dr. Bhatnagar is a cardiac surgeon in Mississauga, Ontario, and Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Toronto. He has expertise in ‘beating heart’ surgery and has had a long and successful career in cardiac research and education.  

“ is a solution-based site, and with Dr. Bhatnagar’s experience as a cardiac surgeon and researcher, he’ll be able to provide us with well-rounded expert video content on topics such as new and existing types of cardiac surgery, heart attack prevention, medications and more,” says Jackson Sayers, CEO, 

Dr. Bhatnagar received his MD from the University of Western Ontario and completed specialty training in Comprehensive Surgery, General Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Surgery.  He has been a staff physician at a number of Ontario hospitals, including Trauma Team Leader at Victoria Hospital; Staff Surgeon, Cardiovascular Surgery at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; and Chief, Division of Cardiac Surgery at Trillium Health Centre.  

 “HealthChoicesFirst is currently expanding its eastern medical board representation, with plans to make further announcements in the first quarter of 2014,” says Sayers. “We are excited to add new partners like Dr. Bhatnagar. His work has appeared in a number of publications and he is a member of various medical associations in Canada and the US. As a practicing physician, educator and researcher, he has a strong interest in promoting relevant and cutting-edge heart health information, making him the perfect fit for our site.”

About is a national health and wellness directory that connects consumers with providers such as physicians, dentists and physiotherapists based on their geographic location, and features over 1,500 solution-based videos and articles.

With resources on topics such as diabetes, nutrition, fitness, prenatal and postnatal health, sexual health and sports injuries, is the largest provider of video content of its kind in North America. HealthChoicesFirst is backed by a number of qualified and experienced partners. Visit for more information on the medical and corporate governance board members.