Dr A.G.K.Gokhale -also known as Dr Gokhale, Dr Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale (Telugu: గోపాల కృష్ణ గోఖలే; born 2 October 1959), MBBS, M.S.(General Surgery),M.Ch(Cardio-thoracic surgery),DNB (Cardiothoracic Surgery),SMP (IIM-C) is an Indian Cardiac Surgeon at Yashoda Hospitals, Secunderabad., who performed the first successful human-to-human Heart Transplant in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. He worked at Global hospitals before this where he performed many of his historic achievements such as the first Heart Transplant, and Minimal access cardiac surgeries. He is also the Chairman of the charitable trust called "Sahrudaya Health, Medical and Educational Trust" that monetarily assists and provides moral support to poor heart patients and spread knowledge about prevention of heart diseases. A heart surgeon by profession, and a philanthropist by nature, Dr. Gokhale along with his core team of professionals and generous donors, have dedicated their time, skills and resources in reaching out to those in need.