Tel: 0191 445 2474
MBBS, MS, MD (Res), FRCSED (GEN)
Consultant Upper GI Surgeon
I graduated from Grant Medical College and JJ Hospital, Mumbai in 1989. Subsequently I completed postgraduate surgical training obtaining Master of Surgery from the University of Mumbai in 1992.
I achieved higher surgical training in North East London region and was awarded FRCS ( Gen) in 2008. I also undertook a period of research at Royal Free Hospital, London which is a renowned centre for research in Nanotechnology. I was awarded MD by the University College London in 2013. My clinical practice comprises of all aspects of General and upper GI surgery including laparoscopic and open complex hernia surgery, gall bladder operations, antireflux surgery, benign gastric resectional surgery and upper GI endoscopies. I have an extensive experience in laparoscopic upper GI surgery. I am a keen teacher, clinical and educational supervisor for foundation trainees at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead.