Best Transplant Surgeons in Chennai

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  • Prof. Dr. Mohamed Rela

    Liver Transplant Surgeon, Chennai, India

    Director, 31 years of experience , , , Dr. Rela Institute and Medical Centre, Chennai  Highlights
    • Renowned surgeon known for his expertise on liver transplantation and hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) surgery and performed more than 3000 liver transplant surgeries so far
    • In Dec 1997, a team led by him has done a successful liver transplantation for a five-day-old girl, which made him an entry into the Guinness Book of Records in 2000
    • Carried out the first living related Liver Transplant on a patient with acute Liver Failure in the UK
    • Successfully done a liver transplant for a four-and-a-half-year-old girl suffering from a terminal stage liver disease
    • Participated as part of a team from King's College Hospital, London which did liver transplant(s) six times for a patient to save her life by performing a bone marrow transplant
    • A team led by him has successfully done Swap liver transplantation on Adults (first of its kind in India), at Global Hospitals & Health city, Chennai
    • Research interest is in the field of liver regeneration and harnessing its potential in making liver surgery safer for liver donors, liver recipients and for patients with advanced liver tumors


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  • Dr. Sanjay Govil

    Liver Transplant Surgeon, Chennai, India

    Senior Consultant, 25 years of experience , , , Apollo Hospital (Bannerghatta Road) Bangalore  Highlights
    • Currently associated as Senior Consultant with Department of Liver Transplant at Global Hospitals, Chennai
    • Holds vast experience of 25 years as an accomplished HPB, GI oncology and Liver transplant surgeon
    • Holds special interest in and deft at performing Liver transplant surgeries
    • Contributed many papers on general, GI and HPB surgeries in various journals in India and abroad
    • Member of various renowned organizations such as Association of Surgeons of India and The Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (Executive committee member, 2008-2010)
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  • Dr. Murugan N

    Liver Transplant Surgeon, Chennai, India

    Consultant, 20 years of experience , , Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai  Highlights
    • Currently associated as consultant with department of Hepatology at Apollo Hospital, Chennai
    • One of the leading Hepatologist and Liver Transplant Physician based in Chennai
    • Holds 14 years of experience in endoscopic procedures
    • Specializes in Viral Hepatitis, Fatty Liver, Liver Failure, Liver ICU management and Liver Transplantation
    • Expert in Colonoscopy and polypectomy Insertion of Colonic stents Emergency colonoscopic intervention for lower GI bleeding ERCP
    • Experienced in the treatment of patients with Viral hepatitis, in managing patients with end stage liver disease, in the assessment and work up of patients prior to liver transplantation, pre and post-operative care, and long-term management of immune suppression
    • Till now, has recent experience of 15 successful liver transplants
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  • Dr. Thirumalai Ganesan Govindasamy

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Consultant, 30 years of experience , , , Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Thirumalai Ganesan Govindasamy is an established urologist with a vast experience of  30 years.
    • He did his MBBS from Madras University, Chennai, India in 1985, followed by M.Ch - Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 1993 and MS - General Surgery from the University Of Madras, India in 1990.
    • He is member of Association of Southern Urologists of India, Indian Society of Neuroradiology (ISNR) British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS), Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Indian Medical Association, Medical Council of India and General medical Council.
    • He has keen interest in Endo-Urology including Laparoscopic and Robotic Urology, Robotic and Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy, Urethral Reconstructive Surgery and Per-cutaneous nephrolithotomy and Flexible Ureteroscopy. 
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  • Dr. Sivaraman Balakrishnan

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Senior Consultant, 40 years of experience , , , , Fortis Malar Hospital ,Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Sivaraman Balakrishnan is a urologist with 40+ years of experience.
    • He has won Best Doctor Award by Rotary Club of India and Doctor of Science Award by MGR Medical University, Madras.
    • He is a member of Madras Urological Society, Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry Urological Society, Urological Society of India, Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, Association of surgeons of India, Indian National Science Academy, cancer of Prostrate Endeavors and Member of Urosphere.
    • Dr. Balakrishnan has completed MBBS in 1969, MS in 1974, MCh in 1978 and Fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons.
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  • Dr Deepak Lamech

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Senior Consultant, 34 years of experience , , Vijaya Hospital, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Deepak Lamech is one of the most renowned Urology and Renal Transplant Specialist in Chennai, with a thriving experience of more than 34 years.
    • His expertise lies in Adrenal Disorders, Anorectal Malformations, Circumcision Adrenal Disorders, Adrenal Tumors Adrenocortical, Carcinoma Circumcision Adrenal Tumors, Bladder Control, etc.
    • He completed MBBS from C M C Vellore, Madras university in 1978, and FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons and physicians in 1985.
    • Dr. Deepak has various research publications in national and international peer-reviewed journals.
    • He is a professional member of the Indian Medical Association (IMA)
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  • Dr C. Ramesh Kumar

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Senior Consultant, 28 years of experience , , , Vijaya Hospital, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. C. Ramesh Kumar is a renowned Urology and Renal Transplant Specialist, with a thriving experience of more than 28 years.
    • He has expertise in the treatment of Erectile Dysfunction, Male Sexual Problems, H.I.V, Hydrocele Treatment (Surgical), and Vasectomy Surgery.
    • He is the president of madras urological society,  a member of the society of Endourology, a society of endo-urology, surgeons of India, and the Indian Medical Association.
    • Dr. Ramesh has several research papers published in national and international peer-reviewed journals.
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  • Dr C. Chinnaswami

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Consultant, 45 years of experience , , , Vijaya Hospital, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. C. Chinnaswami is a renowned Urology and Renal Transplant Specialist, with a thriving experience of more than 45 years.
    • He trained in Urology at the Institute of Urology, London & Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK, from 1961-64 under Mr. David Band.
    • Dr. Chinnaswami expertise lies in Erectile Dysfunction, Male Sexual Problems, H.I.V, Hydrocele Treatment (Surgical), and Vasectomy Surgery
    • He is the Former Syndicate Member, Annamalai University, Former Adviser, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute (Deemed University), Porur, Chennai, Life Member, Association of Surgeons of India, Senior Member, British Association of Urological Surgeons.Life Member, Urological Society of India, Past President, Urological Society of India (1985-86), Presently Director of Madras Institute of Urology at Vijaya Hospital, Chennai, and Senior Member, Societe Internationale de Urologic.
    • He is a recipient of the Urology Gold Medal of the Urological Society of India.
    • Dr. Chinnaswami has several publication in national as well as international peer-reviewed journals.
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  • Dr. N. Ragavan

    Urologist and Renal Transplant Specialist, Chennai, India

    Consultant, 26 years of experience , , , Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. N. Ragavan is a well-known Urologist with a clinical experience of 26 years.
    • He specializes in UTI, prostatic diseases, Robotic and Laparoscopic Uro - Oncological Surgery(Including Radical Prostatectomy, Radical Cystectomy, Radical Nephrectomy, and Partial Nephrectomy and Nephroureterectomy).
    • After completing MBBS from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute (SRMC) Madras, India in 1995, he pursued MS in General Surgery from PGIMER in 1998 followed by a fellowship in Urology from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSE), the U.K in 2009.
    • He is an active member of various organizations including the British Association Of urological Surgeon(BAUS) - the UK, Royal College Of Surgeon of Edinburgh (RCSEd) - UK, General Medical Council - UK, European Association of Urologist (EAU), Urological Society of India (USI), TAPASU, and Madras Urological Society. 
    • He is a recipient of various awards and recognitions. 
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  • Dr. Abdun Nayeem Mohammed

    Liver Transplant Surgeon, Chennai, India

    Senior Consultant, 22 years of experience , , , Apollo Spectra Hospital, Chennai  Highlights
    • Dr. Abdun Nayeem Mohammed is a Liver Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgeon with 22+ years of experience.
    • He is a member of the Editorial board for Liver Transplantation in Textbook of Surgical Gastroenterology.
    • Dr. Abdun has developed surgical techniques in cadaveric and live donor liver transplantation ensuring short surgery time and best outcome.
    • He expertises in transplant for very small babies (Monosegment grafts), ABO-incompatible liver transplant, Split Livers, Combined Liver-Kidney transplants, etc.
    • He has many publications to his credit in various prestigious journals nationally & internationally.
    • He has won several awards such as:
      • First All India Rank at MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology) entrance examination conducted by Delhi University in 2007
      • 2nd prize in Quiz at the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology conference, AIIMS, New Delhi in 2007
      • 2nd prize in Postgraduate Quiz competition at the “Association of Surgeons of India” (ASICON) conference, Pune, India in 2003
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