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Dr. Avnish Seth

Dr. Avnish Seth

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MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology

Director - Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Sciences

Hepatologist, Gastroenterologist

23 Years of Experience

10 Awards

Fees: INR 1200

About Dr. Avnish Seth

Dr. Avnish Seth is the Director and the Head of the Department of Gastroenterology at the Fortis Memorial Research Institute in Gurgaon with a rich experience of over 2 decades. He is an expert in Diagnostic & Therapeutic GI Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, ERCP and Liver Transplantation. With a special interest in Endoscopic Ultrasound, Hepatitis B & C, Deceased Organ Donation, he has established the departments of Gastroenterology and Organ Retrieval & Transplantation at many hospitals. Recipient of the prestigious Vishisht Seva Medal (VSM) from the President of India, he has delivered many orations & lectures and has provided guidance to several junior surgeons. With degrees of M.D. (Medicine) from the Pune University and D.M. (Gastroenterology) from PGIMER, Chandigarh, he has held several important positions at various renowned organizations. Dr. Seth worked as a Consultant to the Armed Forces in Gastroenterology & Hepatobiliary Scien... .. read more

Education

    Medical School & Fellowships

  • MBBS - Armed Forces Medical College , Pune, 1981
  • MD - Medicine - Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, 1989
  • DM - Gastroenterology - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, 1995
  • Fellowship - Hepatology & Liver transplantation - Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK, 2006
  • Fellowship - Endoscopic Ultrasound - Medical University of South Carolina and University Of Alabama, Birmingham, USA, 2011

    Memberships

  • Member - Governing Council - Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • Member - Indian National Association for Study of Liver
  • Member - American Association for Study of Liver Diseases
  • Member - Founder Director - Armed Forces Organ Retrieval & Transplant Authority
  • Member - Director - Fortis Organ Retrieval & Transplant
  • Member - International Society for Organ Donation and Procurement
  • Member - Apex Technical Committee for National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization
  • Member - Government of India - Ministry of Health & Family Welfare committee on formulating national guidelines for liver transplantation , 2007
  • Member - Council Member - Society for GI Endoscopy of India, 2008

Experience

  • Gastroenterology, Director & Head of Department- Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon , currently working
  • Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Senior Consultant & Head- BLK Super Speciality Hospital , 2009
  • Gastroenterology, Professor & Head- Army Hospital, Delhi , 2004
  • Medicine & Gastroenterology, Associate Professor- Kolkata & Delhi , 1995

Awards and Achievements

  • Chief of Naval Staff award for best papers published in the field of Medicine in the Armed Forces
  • Chief of Naval Staff award for best papers published in the field of Medicine in the Armed Forces
  • Awarded Vishisht Seva Medal for distinguished service by the President of India
  • Best paper during National conference of Society of GI Endoscopy of India
  • Best paper during National conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • Vice Chief of Army Staff commendation
  • Smt Ranjana Vij Memorial medal for first position in MD Medicine, University of Poona
  • Awarded Vishisht Sewa Medal by President of India
  • Dr Seth performed the first successful stool transplant of the country in an adult with ulcerative colitis
  • Formerly Gastroenterologist to the President of India

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