Atul Gawande is a married man. He has been married to his lovely wife Kathleen Hobson since a long time. As a married couple they have been married three times. His nationality is American. He has Indian ethnicity.
Atul Gawande was born to Indian immigrants in Brooklyn, New York. He was also raised in Athens, Ohio. There he got enrolled at Athens High School and he finally earned his high school graduation from there in 1983. After his high school, he joined Stanford University with a major in biology and political science. He earned his undergraduate degree from there in 1987. After being named the Rhodes Scholar, he joined Balliol College, Oxford with a major in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE). He earned his M.A. from there in 1989. In the early 1990s, he attended Harvard Medical School and he received his Doctor of Medicine from there in 1995. In the mid 1990s, he also contributed to the online magazine. He wrote several pieces of articles on the life of a surgical resident and these articles made an impact in the eye of The New Yorker. In 1998, he joined them as a staff writer. He has also established himself as an author and his first piece of book titled Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science was published in 2002. This book was listed in a National Book Award finalist and has been published in more than 100 countries. His second book A Surgeon's Notes on Performance was published in the early 2007. He is now aged 50 years old. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary annually. His net worth is in millions.