Dr. Kandarp is the son of Prof. Priyakant Parikh, eminent writer and novelist of Gujarat literature. He was awarded with many prestigious prizes by Gujarat Sahitya academy and many NGOS for his contribution to Gujarat literature. Gujarat chief minister Shri Narendrabhai Modi, who had visited Parikh’s residence in Ahmedabad to release his 100th book of fiction ‘Hastakshep’. Shri Priyakant Parikh passed away on 2nd October 2011.
The late novelist was a devotee of Goddess Saraswati and a scholar, a great motivator of youth, who lived his life with lot of zest. He served the society in the capacity of educationist, social worker and literary person of highest integrity and dedication.
As a tribute to carry forward his legacy and help the needy patients, we have started a foundation which will help in obtaining state of the art and most advanced urosurgeries at most affordable cost at Shyam Urosurgical Hospital/
We also have plans to conduct medical camps and patient education programs on several medical conditions. Many needy and poor patients have benefited by this foundation.