Dr. Sarvpreet Singh Garewal

Dr. Sarvpreet Singh Garewal
Neurosurgeon, Ludhiana

MBBS, MS, M.ch

  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Sarvpreet Singh Garewal Reader in Neurosurgery, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, (December’ 04 - Present)
  • Lecturer in Neurosurgery, Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, (July 2002 – Jan 2003)
  • Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery, Kasturba Medical College & Hospital, Karnataka, (July 2002 – Jan 2003) 
  • Registrar in Neurosurgery Kasturba Medical College & Hospital, Karnataka, (Sep1999 – July2002)

Specialities

  • Neurosurgery

Expertise

Education

  • MBBS, M.ch 
  • MBBS Degree from Dayanand Medical College, & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab University(1986-90)
  • M.S. Degree, Board certification in General Surgery from Dayanand Medical College, & Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab University, (1992-95)
  • M.Ch Degree, Certification in Neurosurgery from MAHE - Deemed University, Karnataka, Kasturba Medical College & Hospital, Karnataka, (1999-2002)

Practice Information

Christian Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana

Christian Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana

Brown Road, Ludhiana, Punjab - 141008

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Participated in the International Multicentre CRASH TRIAL (Corticosteroid Randomisation After Significant Head Injury), a large placebo controlled trial as contributor
  • Participated in the International Multicentre CRASH-2 TRIAL.Effect of tranexamic acid on death, vascular occlusive events, and blood transfusion in trauma patients with significant hemorrhage: A randomized placebo controlled trial
  • Conducting research on “A prospective randomized study comparing the efficacy of periprocedural versus extended use of antibiotics, in patients requiring external ventricular drains.” and at dept. Of Neurosurgery, CMC & H, Ludhiana also presented paper on same at the 52nd ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF NEUROLOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIA held at PGIMER Chandigarh from December 12-15, 2003
  • CO – SUPERVISOR in a research project for the award of thesis on “Factors predicting outcome in patients with severe head injury- A prospective study.”
  • Conducting research on “Role of decompressive craniectomy in acute subdural haematoma.” at dept. Of Neurosurgery, CMC & H, Ludhiana
  • Conducted research & wrote thesis on, “Neonatal atresia and stenosis – A Prospective and retrospective study.” Accepted for award of M.S. (Surgery) by Punjab University
  • Conferences Organized: 
  • Scientific Secretary 13th Annual National Neurotrauma Conference of Neurotrauma Society of India, Aug ‘2004
  • Co-ordinated actively in Organizing 24th Annual Conference of the Northern Chapter Association of Surgeons of India, held at Dayanand medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Nov. 1998
  • Awarded Hargobind Khurana Medical Fellowship for Training in “Microvascular and skull base neurosurgery” at Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, USA under Dr. Robert F. Spetzler, 2005 – 2006
  • Award of M.S. (Surgery) by Punjab University
  • Effect of tranexamic acid on death, vascular occlusive events, and blood transfusion in trauma patients with significant hemorrhage(CRASH-2): A randomized placebo controlled trial.www.thelancet.com.Published online June15, 2010  DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60835-5
  • The importance of early treatment with tranexamic acid in bleeding  trauma patients: an exploratory analysis of the  nested randomized,placebo controlled trial .www.thelancet.com Vol 377 March 26 ,2011
  • Nitin Peters; Shekhar Upadhyay; Sarvpreet Grewal; Navdeep Saini . 
  • Spinal  epidural abscess following epidural cannulation for flail chest  analgesia: a  case report. Neurologia i neurochirurgia polska 2011;Volume:  45:p80-83
  • Jacob Mathew;Pradipta Tripathy;Sarvpreet Grewal;Epidural tuberculosis involving the entire spine:A case report. Neurologia i Neurochirurgia Polska 2009; 43, 5: 470-474                                                  
  • Sarvpreet Singh Grewal, Avtar Singh. Communicating bad news J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol 2008;Volume 24 | Issue 4: p. 383 -388
  • Grewal A, Kaul TK, Grewal Singh Sarvpreet. “Brain Death”. J Anaesth Clin Pharmacol 2006; 22 (2): 115-138. (R) 
  • Head band breathing circuit holder p. 466 N Liaker, GS Sidhu, TS Singh,  Sarvpreet Singh Grewal JAnaesth Clin Pharmacol 2008;Volume 24 | Issue 4:p 486
  • Scientific Presentations: Grewal S, Tripathy P, Dewan Y. “Role of Decompressive Craniectomy in acute cerebral infarction” Presented as scientific paper in the 55th Annual Conference of Neurological society of India.!9th-20th to 23rd December 2006, Madurai, Tamilnadu
  • Grewal S, Tripathy P, Dewan Y. “Isolated Unilateral Temporal Contusion Managed Conservatively by ICP Monitoring.” Presented as scientific paper in the Neurotrauma  2005 XIV Annual National Neurotrauma Conference of Neurotrauma Society of India, !9th-21st August 2005, Kolkata
  • Grewal S, Tripathy P, Dewan Y. “Tethered cord syndrome – An unusual case presentation in old age.” Selected for Best poster award in the 52nd Annual Conference of Neurological Society of India held at Chandigarh 13 to 15th December 2003   
  • Tripathy P, Grewal S, Dewan Y. Presented a Free Paper titled, ”Use Of Fibrin Glue In Repair Of Traumatic CSF Fistula” In 13th National Neurotrauma Conference, Ludhiana. 2004 August
  • Tripathy P, Grewal. S, Dewan Y. Presented a Free Paper titled, “An Outcome of Anterior Median Corpectomy in Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy” at 52nd Annual Conference of  N.S.I at P.G.I, Chandigarh. 2003 December 
  • Grewal S, Tripathy P, Dewan Y. “A prospective randomized study comparing the efficacy of periprocedural versus extended use of antibiotics, in patients requiring external ventricular drain.” Paper selected for NSI Sehgal Award in the 52nd Annual Conference of Neurological Society of India held at Chandigarh 13 to 15th December 2003     
  • Tripathy P, Grewal S, Dewan Y POSTER PRESENTATION titled, “Endonasal Endoscopic assisted Microscopic excision of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of Paranasal Sinus with intracranial extension.” at SKULL BASE SURGERY NEUROSURGERY, September 2003, Mangalore 
  • Grewal S, Raja. A. “Out come of Anterior Cervical Discectomy with and without bone graft fusion in spondylotic and non spondylotic patients” in spine 2001 National conference on spine surgery held and Kodaikanal from July 20 –22’ 2001 at Tamilnadu
  • Grewal S, Singh. R. J, Gupta. M. L. Presented scientific paper: “Intestinal Atresia” in the 20th Annual conference of the Northern Chapter Association of Surgeons of India held on Sep. 23rd to 25th 1994 at Ludhiana
  • Life Member Of Neurological Society Of India
  • Life Member Of Neurotrauma Society Of India