Chief Consultant, General Surgery, GNRC Sixmile

Qualification

  • MBBS from Dibrugarh University
  • MS in 1982 from University of Guwahati
  • FICS, FMAS
  • Trained in G.I Endoscopy in 1997 at MAMC, New Delhi
  • Undergone training in laparoscopic surgery in 1993 and then trained in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at Dundee, Scotland in 1997, with Sir Cuschieri, a global pioneer and innovator in laparoscopy

 

 Experience, milestones & professional memberships

  • Introduced single port laparoscopic surgery, Micro laparoscopy, Endoscopic piles, Fistula & Thyroid surgery in Assam & North East
  • First to perform laparoscopic CBD Exploration and presented his work at World Congress 2002 at New York.
  • First from North East region to present work of inguinal hernia at International Conference of Asia Pacific Hernia Society at Seoul, in 2010
  • Started Obesity Clinic at GNRC Hospitals, Sixmile, Guwahati for prevention & treatment of  morbid obesity
  • Former Professor of Surgery; till 2005 was a post graduate teacher, guide & a post graduate examiner in different universities. He introduced several new surgical procedures during his stint in Medical College
  • Nominated faculty of Ethicon Institute of Endo-surgery, Mumbai
  • Proctor of Ethicon Hernia training programme and has been training young surgeons in several parts of NE India
  • National faculty of Skill Course programme of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI) and faculty of Fellowship course of IAGES
  • Honored with Fellow of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (FMAS)
  • Successfully organized 28th AMASI Skill Course in May, 2013
  • Member of Indian delegation from North East to visit Prof. Gilbert’s Hernia Clinic at Miami, USA
  • Founder member of AMASI and member of ASI, ELSA, IAGES, IASG, Association of Colo-rectal Surgeons of India, etc
  • Past Vice-President of Association of Minimal Access Surgery of India (AMASI)