+ - Dr. Ashok N. Bhupali (M.D D.M (Card.))Founder Chairman and Managing Director. Click to collapse


Dr. Ashok Bhupali is a Cardiologist and has an experience of more than 23 years as Clinical and Interventional Cardiologist. Apart from being proficient in his own field of medical specialization, he always has shown to have highly astute acumen in business matters taking Apple Hospitals to its leadership position.

  • MBBS Oct 1972 - Seth G.S. Medical College, K.E.M Hospital, Parel, University of Bombay.
  • M.D. Gen. Medicine May 1978- Seth G.S. Medical College, K.E.M Hospital, Parel, University of Bombay.
  • DM (Cardiology) Nov 1980 - Seth G.S. Medical College, K.E.M Hospital, Parel, University of Bombay. - 1st attempt 3rd rank in University of Bombay.
  • Teaching experience of more than 23 years as lecturer, Associate professor indifferent institutes- PECT's Medical college, KLE's medical college & Wanless Hospital, Miraj.
  • Visiting cardiologist to KLE's Hospital, Mission Hospital (Miraj), Savitribai Phule Hospital, Kolhapur.
  • Research Papers - Several Papers read in different national & international seminars & conferences on various subjects of cardiology.
  • For last 20 years running 60 beded Saraswati Hospital, Kolhapur .
  • Experience of interventional cardiology for past 20 years.
  • IVC Filter - A unique procedure performed only at Apple Heart Institute.

    Membership -

  • Cardiovascular Society of India (CSI)
  • Association of Physicians of India.
  • Kolhapur Medical Association.

+ - Dr. Dr. Kiran B. Patankar (MD.DMRD.MAMS) Director. Click to collapse

A Radiologist Consultant with a vast experienc of 21 years in Radiology, is higly respected as an authority in ultrasound imaging in this region. A people's leader, popular amongst all fellow medical practitioners and Apple staff.
  • 10 years experience as a lecturer in Radiology in various Medical colleges like
    Dr. D.Y.Patil & Shahu Chatrapati Medical College, Kolhapur.
  • Head of Department for Radiology RCSM Govt medical college, Kolhapur.
  • Worked as a consultant Radiologist in different hospitals.
  • Research papers submitted in different Radiology conferences.
  • Cases sent for publication- Ectopia Cordis.Worm in M.P.D with Pancreatities
  • Life Member of Indian Radiology Association.

+ - Dr.Mrs. Pratibha Bhupali  (MD.DGO.DFP.)Director. Click to collapse

 Pratibha Bhupali

    • 2 years experience as a lecturer in K.E.M. Hospitals Bombay
    • Worked as a Consultant Gynecologist for 15 years at Saraswati hospital.


    • Member of Federation of Ob-Gyn Society of India.
    • Past president of Kolhapur Medical Association – 1996-97.

               PUBLIC LECTURES

    • Mahavir College Kolhapur – Adolescent Gynecology.
    • Indumati Girls High – School – Discussion on Path physiology of pubertal Gynaec- problems.
    • Private High – School – Discussion of Path physiology of Pubertal Gynaec – problems.

+ - Geeta Awate Director. Click to collapse

+ - DR. Vijay Patil Director. Click to collapse

+ - Mr S.N. Inamdar Director. Click to collapse

Non Executive Director. Practising Advocate in Bombay High Court. Specialised in handling Income Tax cases. Directorship in Kirloskar Ferrous Industriesm ltd., Kirloskar Bros. Ltd., Servalaxmi paper ltd., The Ugar Sugar Works ltd, Force Motors ltd.

+ - Mr G.B.Vaze Director. Click to collapse


Non Executive Director. Practising as a Cost Accountant & Management Consultant since 1981. Specialisation in Cost & Management Accounting. Holds Directorship in Shiroli Manufacturing Association, Kolhapur & is a member of Regional Advisory Committee of Central Excise.