Dr. Hardev Ramandeep Singh Girn
Department + Services
Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) and Liver Transplant
Qualification & Fellowship
MBBS, MRCS, MD, FRCS, CCT (UK)
FRCS – Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (UK)
MD – Leeds Vascular Institute and School of Medicine, University of Leeds (UK)
HPB and Liver Transplant Fellowship – St James University Hospital, Leeds (UK)
18 years experience out of which 12 years spent in UK
Over 3000 liver, pancreatic and biliary surgical procedures including transplantation
Started the first dedicated liver and pancreas diseases unit in the state
Having finished his under graduation (MBBS), Dr Girn went to UK in 2001 for surgical training. He finished his general surgical training under the auspices of Yorkshire School of Surgery and was awarded MRCS (Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh) in 2005. Following this he undertook a period of research for 2 years in Leeds Vascular Institute, Leeds, UK and was awarded MD by School of Medicine, University of Leeds.
With good foundations in General and Vascular Surgery, Dr Girn was selected for 6 year specialist higher surgical training in Yorkshire deanery, UK, in 2007. During this period he trained in Upper GI and Colorectal surgery with general surgical acute on call for first 2 years and final 4 years were spent training in all aspects of Liver and renal transplantation, and hepatopancreatobiliary surgery at St James University Hospital, Leeds, UK which is high volume tertiary care referral center for transplant and HPB cancer surgery. He was awarded his FRCS (Intercollegiate FRCS in Transplant Surgery) from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2013.
He joined Dayanand Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) in October 2013 as Specialist Liver Surgeon with special interests in Liver transplant, Liver trauma, Liver cancer surgery and pancreatobiliary surgery. He spearheaded liver care team in DMCH together with gastroenterology and anaesthetic colleagues to form DMCH Liver Transplant Unit.
Dedicated specialist care of liver and pancreatic diseases including transplantation
Liver cirrhosis management and transplantation
liver and pancreatic cancer assessment and treatments
Bile duct cancer and reconstructive surgery
Gall stone disease management and gall bladder cancer surgery
Abdominal and multivisceral trauma management and surgery