On February 21, 2017 Dr. (Prof.) V.S. Mehta, Padmashree, Chairman-Neurosciences, Paras Healthcare was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by Mr. VK Singh, Minister of Development of Eastern Region of India in ASSOCHAM India MED Travel-2017 Congress Cum Awards on Medical Value Travel in India. Dr. VS Mehta has also been associated with prestigious organisations such as AIIMS – New Delhi. He was the Head of Neurosurgery and Chief of Neurosciences Centre at AIIMS New Delhi. Dr. V.S. Mehta is regarded as a veteran in the field of neurosurgery and was also elected as the president of the Neurological Society of India and as the President of the South Asian Neurosurgeons. He specialises in deep seated brain tumors, low grade glimoas. He is one of the pioneers in introducing image guided brain tumor navigation technology in the country.