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Dr. Nikhil Bhayani nominated as Top International Healthcare Hero by IAOTP

Dallas, Texas, United States - 02-07-2023 -

Dr. Nikhil Bhayani is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Texas Christian University & University of North Texas Health Sciences School of Medicine. He was recently announced as the recipient of the International Healthcare Hero Award for 2023, given by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), for his determination, integrity, and innovative infectious disease care.

Being selected for this distinction by the International Association of Top Professionals is a renowned honor; only 1 member is chosen from the Infectious Disease industry. These special honorees are distinguished based on their longevity in their fields, their contributions to society, their impact on their industries, and the admirable qualities that make Dr.Bhayani deserving of this title. This year, he will accept his award at IAOTP's 2023 Annual Awards Gala in December.

Stephanie Cirami, President of IAOTP, states, "Choosing Dr. Bhayani for the International Healthcare Hero Award was an easy decision for our panel to make Dr. Bhayani is held in high regard by both his patients and his colleagues. His accomplishments illustrate his strengths, modesty, and tenacity. We look forward to honoring him at the Annual Awards Gala in December."

With nearly two decades of experience as a physician specializing in infectious diseases, Dr. Bhayani has undoubtedly established himself to be exceptional and an authority in his profession. Throughout his medical career, Dr. Bhayani has proven himself to be a gifted, results-oriented leader. He owns DFW Infectious Diseases, private practice, PLLC, based in Bedford, Texas.

Dr. Bhayani is a Physician Advisor in Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology for Texas Health Resources, one of the largest non-profit healthcare organizations in the United States. He is also an Assistant Professor at Anne Burnett Marion School of Medicine at TCU and the Medical Director for Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship at Texas Health Resources Harris Methodist Alliance Hospital.

Dr. Bhayani's areas of expertise as an infectious disease specialist include his clinical care and medical administration roles. He collaborates with various hospitals, clinical pharmacies, and administrators to ensure that medical rules and precautions to prevent hospital-acquired infections are in place.

Before embarking on his professional career path, Dr. Bhayani obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Utah in 1998. Dr. Bhayani continued his education at Ross University School of Medicine, graduating in 2003 with a Doctor of Medicine. He finished his residency in internal medicine at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, in 2006. Dr. Bhayani completed his residency in infectious disease at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago in 2008.

Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Bhayani has received many awards, accolades and has been recognized in numerous publications and magazines worldwide for his outstanding roles and commitment to the medical field. In 2022 Dr. Bhayani was the recipient of the International Healthcare Leader in Infectious Diseases Award and was broadcast on the Planet Hollywood Billboard in Las Vegas. He was featured in TIP (Top Industry Professionals) Magazine and on the famous Reuters building in Times Square, New York City. In 2021, he was chosen as Top Physician of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) and was honored at IAOTP's Annual Awards gala at the Plaza Hotel.

Dr.Bhayani has been named a Top Doctor in the Greater Fort Worth area since 2012. He is a member of Leading Physicians of the World and was named Physician of the Year by Texas Health Arlington Memorial. Dr. Bhayani received the Illinois Math and Sciences Academy's Recognition Award for mentoring students and developed a quick HIV testing methodology at the University of Illinois, Chicago Medical Center Emergency Room.

In addition to his successful career, Dr. Bhayani serves on the Board of Directors for the Pratham chapter in Dallas. He is the current Vice-President of Texas Indian Physician Society of Northeast Texas chapter.  He has researched the visual systems of both cats and monkeys. In addition, Dr. Bhayani has published numerous publications in infectious disease journals, is a sought-after speaker at conventions and conferences and is enthusiastic about his work in antimicrobial stewardship for the medical institutions he serves.

Looking back, Dr. Bhayani attributes his success to his perseverance, his family and friends, and his high integrity in all of his professional endeavors. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends and traveling. In the future, Dr. Bhayani will continue making a positive difference in the lives of his patients and plans to dedicate more time to his research and training. 

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 The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization that handpicks the world's finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries. These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers, and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join. You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview. 

IAOTP's experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires. IAOTP prides itself on being a one-of-a-kind boutique networking organization that handpicks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals together.

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