Notable People from Mangalore

There is an entire host of notable people from Mangalore who have made their mark in India as well as around the world. This elite group of notable people from Mangalore have excelled in different fields and carved out a separate niche for themselves. Some of the most notable names coming from Mangalore are mentioned below:-

Dr Devi Shetty: He is perhaps one of the most successful cardiac surgeons from India who has achieved some truly remarkable feats. Apart from being a proficient cardiac surgeon, he is also known to perform a few philanthropic acts as well. He had established hospitals like Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences and Manipal Heart Foundation. He had also taken certain steps so that the cost of heart surgeries could be reduced to a minimum. He was also the first Indian surgeon to perform the neo-natal heart surgery.