Dr. Suresh Raghavaiah

Dr. Suresh Raghavaiah
Liver Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgeon, Bangalore

MBBS, MS (General Surgery), FHPB (Paris), FASTS (Mayo Clinic, USA)

Dr Suresh is a liver and pancreas cancer specialist and a liver transplant surgeon currently based in Bangalore. After completion of his general surgical training at St Johns Hospital, Bangalore, he went on to complete a laparoscopic hepato-biliary surgical fellowship from L'IMM, Paris. Here he gained valuable experience in treating all kinds of cancers related to the liver, gall bladder and pancreas. Following this, he pursued a multi-organ transplant fellowship from Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA for four years and has now returned to join the Global Integrated Liver Care Team, which cares for patients with liver and pancreatic disorders. His surgical expertise include Liver transplant, Kidney transplant and Pancreas transplant, Liver resections, Pancreas resections including Whipple's procedure, Shunt procedure for portal hypertension, Laparoscopic Liver surgery, Bile duct injury correction and other hepato-biliary procedures.

Experience

Tutor, Adichunchangiri Institute of Medical Sciences, Bellur 2001 -  2002

Lecturer, St John's Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore 2006 -  2007

Assistant Professor, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore 2007 -  2007

Fellow, L'Institute Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris 2007 -  2008

Assistant professor, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 2008 -  2009

Post-Doc Research Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA 2009 -  2011

Transplant Surgery Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA 2011 -  2013

Consultant Liver Transpant Surgeon, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana 2014 -  Present

Specialities

  • Liver Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Transplant surgery

  • Renal Transplant

  • Pancreatic Surgery

  • Liver Transplant

  • Kidney Transplantation

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Surgical Oncology

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Trauma Surgery

Procedures

  • Biliary Drainage

  • Bowel Reconstruction Surgery

  • Bowel Resection

  • Bowel Surgery

  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open

Conditions

  • Abdominal Disorders

  • Abdominal Injuries

  • Abdominal Mass

  • Abdominal Tumor

  • Acid Peptic Diseases

Expertise

Liver Transplant
Kidney Transplant
Pancreas Transplant
Liver Cancer Surgeries
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
Pancreas Cancer Surgeries including Whipple's Procedure
Gall Bladder Cancer Surgery
Correction Surgeries for Bile duct Injury
All other surgeries involving Liver , Gall bladder, Pancreas and Bile ducts.

Education

MBBS, 2001, AIMS, Bellur, India

MS (General Surgery), 2006, St John's Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, India

Fellowship in Laparoscopic Hepatobiliary-Surgery, 2008, L'Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France

Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in Transplant Immuno-Biology, 2011, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA

Abdominal Multi-organ Transplant Surgery Fellowship (FASTS), 2013, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, India

Practice Information

BGS Global Hospitals, Bangalore

BGS Global Hospitals, Bangalore

67, Uttarahalli Road, Kengeri, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560060

Spandana Nursing Home, Bangalore

Spandana Nursing Home, Bangalore

549/46, 6th Main, Opp. Ram Mandir Road, 4th Block, Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560010

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • The impact of terminal complement blockade on the efficacy of induction with polyclonal rabbit antithymocyte globulin in living donor renal allografts. Transplantation Immunology 2012 Oct;27(2-3):95-100
  • Terminal Complement Inhibition Decreases Antibody-Mediated Rejection in Sensitized Renal Transplant Recipients. American Journal of Transplantation, 11: 2405–2413
  • The Impact of Proteasome Inhibition on Alloantibody-Producing Plasma Cells In Vivo. Transplantation. 2011 Mar 15; 91(5):536-41.
  • New Therapeutic approaches to Antibody Mediated Rejection in Renal Transplantation. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics: August 2011 – Volume 90 – No 2; 310-15
  • The (Re)Emergence of B cells in Transplantation. Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation: August 2010 - Volume 15 - Issue 4 - p 451–455.
  • Study of Clinical Presentations of Abdominal Tuberculosis in a Tertiary Care Hospital - Postgraduate Thesis
  • KAMALCON Award for First Rank In Forensic Medicine (UG)
  • Padmabushana Dr. M. C. Modi Award for the Best Outgoing Student (UG)
  • Dr. (Mrs.) S. Kantha, Dean & Director’s Award for the Best Outgoing Student (UG)
  • Mohan Peter & Family Scholarship \n(PG)
  • St John s 1993 Batch Scholarship (PG)
  • Bronze MAYO Quality Fellow (Fellowship)
  • Best Paper Award - Outcome of Pancreaticoduodenal Trauma in a Tertiary Care Hospital. The Association of Surgeons of India meet, Bangalore Chapter, August 2005
  • “Spontaneous” Reduction in Donor Specific Allo-Antibody after Positive Cross Match Kidney Transplantation is Associated with Improved Histology. The American Transplant Congress, Seattle, May 2013 (Poster of Distinction)
  • Early Antibody Mediated Rejection Despite Inhibition of Terminal Complement (Role of IgM in AMR) The American Transplant Congress, Boston, June 2012
  • Chronic Antibody Mediated Histologic Changes in Positive-Crossmatch Kidney Transplants Receiving Early C5 Blockade. The American Transplant Congress, Boston, June 2012
  • Immunological Aspects of ABO Incompatible Kidney Transplantation. Transplant Specialty Level II Lecture, March 2012.
  • Isolating Alloantigen-Specific Human Memory B Cells and Stimulating Their Differentiation into Antibody Secreting Cells. The American Transplant Congress, Philadelphia, May 2011
  • Terminal Complement Blockade in Sensitized Renal Transplant Recipients (An Update - The American Transplant Congress, Philadelphia, May 2011.
  • The impact of terminal complement blockade on the efficacy of induction with polyclonal rabbit antithymocyte globulin in living donor renal allografts. XXIII International Congress of the Transplantation Society, Vancouver, Canada, August 2010
  • Proteasome Inhibition Depletes Alloantibody-Secreting Plasma Cells and Improves Efficacy of Plasma Exchange in Highly Sensitized Renal Allograft Candidates The American Transplant Congress, San Diego, California May 2010.
  • Terminal Complement Inhibition Decreases Early Antibody Mediated Rejection in Sensitized Renal Transplant Recipients. The American Transplant Congress, San Diego, California May 2010 (Plenary Session)
  • Analysis of oncological outcome after laparoscopic versus open resection of Pancreatic Malignancies – An analysis of histological results and patient outcome in 174 patients, 61 treated laparoscopically and 113 treated by open resection. IHPBA, Indian chapter- Single theme meeting on pancreas, Bangalore, January 2009
  • Transduodenal Ampullectomy – A single institute experience: A retrospective analysis of patient outcome after Transduodenal resection of Ampullary Tumors. IHPBA, Indian chapter- Single theme meeting on pancreas, Bangalore, January 2009
  • Outcome of Pancreaticoduodenal Trauma in a Tertiary Care Hospital. The Association of Surgeons of India meet, Bangalore Chapter, August 2005 - Awarded best paper
  • Use of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer – a Retrospective Analysis of Patient Outcome in a Tertiary Care Hospital. The Association of Surgeons of India meet, Bangalore Chapter, August 2004
  • Primary Pancreatic Tuberculosis in a Seropositive Patient Treated Conservatively. The Association of Surgeons of India meet, Bangalore Chapter, August 2004.
  • Member, Indian Medical Association.
  • Member, Priestly Society of Surgeons, Mayo Clinic.
  • Member, Multidisciplinary Transplant Inpatient Rounds Committee, Mayo Clinic.
  • Member, American Association of Transplant Surgeons.
  • Member, Mayo Clinic Alumini Association
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Minnesota Medical Association
  • Member, Zumbrota Medical Association