Senior Gastroenterologist & Colorectal Surgery Specialist
Apollo Hospital, New Delhi/NCR
- MBBS from Prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
- MS from Prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1986
- Post Doctoral course(PhD) in GI Surgery from AIIMS (1992 to 1995)
He has been born and brought up in Delhi. Basic schooling was also done from Delhi. After completing school in 1977, he joined graduation in medicine(MBBS) at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He continued to work at the same place and did his Postgraduation in Surgery (MS) in 1986.After doing his postgraduation from a unit doing mainly gastro surgical work he joined the Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital as a surgical specialist. He then came back to AIIMS to do Post Doctoral course(PhD) in GI Surgery from 1992 to 1995. After that he joined the University College of Medical Sciences, Shahadara, New Delhi as Assistant Professor in 1996. Next year (1997) he joined as a Senior Consultant GI Surgery at the Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute for Liver, Renal and Digestive diseases. He established the Department of GI Surgery at this place and performed all kinds of major Gastro surgical procedures for the next 7 years. In 2004 he shifted to the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital , New Delhi as a Senior consultant Surgical Gastroenterology. Here he has been performing all major Gastrosurgical procedures.
Main interest areas have been
- Pancreato-biliary Surgery,
- Surgery for Ulcerative colitis
- Colo rectal surgery
He is a life member of the following organizations Like ASI, IASG, ISG, IAGES, IMA, ACRSI. He has been the national executive member of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology. He also has been the convenor of Delhi GI Surgeons club for 8years from 1998 to 2007.
Apart from clinical work, he has interest in academics: He has done various research projects, published and presented papers at national level conferences, written chapters in various books. He has also given many invited lectures in various conferences and chaired sessions in important national conferences of the speciality.