New Delhi: Dr Abhideep Chaudhary, one of the most accomplished and proficient surgeons in surgical hepatology and liver transplantation in India, has joined BLK Super Specialty Hospital as Director and Head of Liver Transplant and HPB (Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary) Surgery.
Dr Chaudhary specializes in Liver Transplant, Pancreas & Biliary Diseases and Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery) and has more than 18 years of surgical experience.
“We are happy to introduce Dr Abhideep Chaudhary in our highly advanced and state of the art facility, BLK Institute for Digestive and Liver Diseases. He brings in a rich experience of 18 years in performing more than 1,250 successful Liver Transplant and HPB Surgeries with a success rate of more than 90%,” said Dr Sanjay Mehta, Head – Medical Services, BLK Super Specialty Hospital.
“Dr Abhideep has given a new dimension to the ways specialists perform hyper reduced liver graft for small babies, posterior sector liver graft, dual lobe transplant, LDLT (living donor liver transplant) in patients with extensive portal vein thrombosis. He is also known for performing simultaneous liver and kidney transplant. His expertise and experience would add further value to the institute in terms of high-end transplants and treatment,” added Dr Mehta.
Prior to joining BLK Super Specialty Hospital, Dr Chaudhary was working as Senior Consultant and Head of Surgical Gastroenterology and Liver Transplant at Jaypee Hospital, Noida. He has also worked as Consultant Surgeon and Assistant Professor – Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery and Liver Transplant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi and Consultant – Centre for Liver & Biliary Surgery at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
Dr Chaudhary has also served as a Chief Clinical Fellow / Senior Administrative Fellow (Transplant Surgery) and Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery Fellow at Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA. Thomas Starzl Transplantation Institute is world’s most renowned transplant centre and is considered to be the ‘Mecca’ of Liver Transplantation.