Dr.Sudhir Kalhan (M.S.)
Date Of Birth : 22nd Jan, 1962
Nationality : Indian
Marital Status : Married , Wife Anaesthesiologist
University College of Medical Sciences,
New Delhi [1981- 86]
Rotatory Internship, Safdurjung Hospital,New Delhi 1-1-86 to 31-12-86
Junior Residency, Safdurjung Hospital,New Delhi – 1-1-87 to 31-12-87
M.S – Delhi University / Safdarjung Hospital – July 1988 to July 1990
Senior Resident -Safdurjung Hospital, General Surgery [10-1-91 to 1-8-93]
Presently Senior Consultant and Vice Chairman, Department of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.
Formerly Practiced General and MAS Surgery at Jeewan Mala Hospital, Dr. BL Kapur Memorial Hospital, Max Hospital , and Sita Ram Bhartia Institute of Science & Research , New Delhi.
At all these hospitals where I have practiced since 1993 we performed a wide range of Minimal Access Surgery which remains my primary area of interest.
Academic Coordinator for 2 year post doctoral fellowship programme of Minimal Access Surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi under the aegis of the National Board of Examinations, India.
Faculty member with Ethicon Institute of Surgical Education –Delhi for there IAGES endorsed courses on ‘ The Art & Science of Laparoscopic Suturing’
Regular participation as panelist ,speaker, chairperson in regional, national and international conferences in Laparoscopic surgery.
International exposure for training in Laparoscpoic surgery through simulators, CD Roms and animal labs [Ethicon institute at Hamburg , Germany].
Former Member Advisory Council, Max Institute of Medical Excellence.
Organising Secretary , CME on Information Technology for the Surgeons held at the India Habitat Center on 29th May 2005 and attended by over 300 surgeons.
Invited Speaker – Changing Mindsets- Conference on Metabolic Surgery for Diabetes and Morbid Obesity – Sunday 20th Jan 2008 at Fortis Hospital, Noida
Faculty lecture on ‘ Why Bariatric Surgery’? at Fortis Hospital ,Vasant Kunj at the ASICON Symposium on Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, April 2008.
Invited Faculty for the “ Obesity & Metabolic Summit ”, 15-16th Novemeber 2008
co organized by SGRH, Diabetes Society, OSSI and the Ministry of Family & Health,Govt.Of India.
Invited Faculty at The National conference 2009 on “ Quality Management in Hospital Operations held on Ist Nov 2009 at PSK Laxmi Nagar Dist.Center,Delhi. Delivered Faculty lecture on “ Ensuring Quality in Surgical Care”.
INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE IN LAPAROSCOPY & BARIATRIC SURGERY
Visited and Observed at Mt. Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore 
With Dr Mohan Chellapa[ My First Exposure of MAS]
Visited Chiyadu-ku, Tokyo Police Hospital , Japan
With Dr D. Hashimoto [July,1997]- Founder Member of the International Gasless Society.
Observer at Mt. Sinai Hospital , New York
With Dr. Michael Edye, Dr. Michael Gagner, Dr. Bary Salky [April,1999]
Invited to present Abstracts on Laparoscopic Surgery at the World Congress of Laparoscopic Surgery at Glasgow , Scotland June 2003.
Invited delegate with Abstract presentation at the 18th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery at Geneva,Switzerland,June 2011.
Invited Delegate at the International Federation for the surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders- IFSO 2011- world conference held in Sept,2011 at Hamburg,Germany
Certificate Course on Sleeve Gastrectomy by Global Experts in August 2011 at Europaen Surgical Institute in Hamburg-Norderstedt,Germany
Participated as Delegate at the 29th Annual Meeting of American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery held at San Diego, California, USA, June 2012.
Invited Faculty with active participation at the IFSO 2012 World congress held in New Delhi in Sept,2012.
Institute of Minimal Access & Metabolic Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital is one of the pioneers in starting the Bariatric Programme in the country. Today the center conducts a high volume of bariatric surgeries and we have follow up of over a decade. I have personally keen interest in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, which seems to be fast evolving as the ideal procedure for the Asian population.
ONGOING RESEARCH PROJECTS ON OBESITY
1. Prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea[OSA] in morbidly obese patients and the effect of sleeve gastrectomy on it’s severity.
2. Evaluation of Sleeve Gastrectomy as a primary procedure for bariatric and metabolic surgery and it’s effect on the gut hormones.
NEWS & MEDIA
1. Surgery to simply lose weight?
Jaya Shroff Bhalla, Hindustan Times
New Delhi, July 07, 2012
2. Obesity and the modern woman- cover page “Perfect Woman” – magazine -Jan 2013 issue
3. Adolescent Obesity- the growing menace of affluence in our metros
4.Interview on Obesity in Aaj Tak Channel
VIDEO TESTIMONIALS OF PATIENTS
Visit sudhirkalhan on youtube.com for video testimonials of my patients
OBESITY CLINIC & OPD TIMINGS
Available at Room no F 42, Private opd ,First Floor , Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,
Rajinder Nagar,New Delhi-110060
Timings: Tuesday,Thursday & Saturday– Morning 10-12 pm & Evening 4-6pm
Monday, Wednesday& Friday by appointment
For Appointments: 011-42251742,011-42251617
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