Dr Ritesh Agarwal

M.B.B.S, M.S.(Gen Surgery), M.Ch. (Endocrine Surgery),FAIS(Fellowship of The Association of Surgeons of India)
5 Years
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M.B.B.S. from GSVM Medical College, Kanpur/ CSJM University, Kanpur

M.S (General Surgery), MLN Medical College, Allahabad/ Allahabad University, Allahabad

M.Ch. (Endocrine Surgery) Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow.

FAIS Fellowship of The Association of Surgeons of India.

I am a motivated, adaptable and responsible clinician and utilize the organizational and communication skills developed through my involvement with classrooms and patients. I successfully combined my studies with work and other commitments showing myself to be self-motivated, organized and capable of working under pressure.

I enjoy working on my own initiative or in a team. My aim is to become a dedicated endocrine and breast surgeon who will care for people of Mumbai and to contribute academically with highest skills in the ever growing field of endocrine and breast surgery. By settling in Mumbai. I have also become the first M.Ch. qualified Endocrine Surgeon of Mumbai and Maharashtra.

  • Reached State level semifinal of the Medi Mind All India Talent Search Contest, 2001.
  • 1st Prize in Poster presentation at UPASICON 2006.
  • Padma Shri Prof. S. Vittal Best Paper Award in Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons section at 71st Annaul Conference of The Association of Surgeons of India, Kochi, Kerala, 2011.
  • Financial assistance from Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India for attending 13th Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons Congress at Singapore, 26-28 March, 2012.
  • CSIR Foreign Travel Grant for attending 13th Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons Congress at Singapore, 26-28 March, 2012.
  • Centre for International Co-oepration in Science (CICS) travel for attending 13th Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons Congress at Singapore, 26-28 March, 2012.
  • International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES) Travel Award for attending International Surgical Week 2013 at Helsinki, Finland, 25-29 August, 2013.
  • CSIR Foreign Travel Grant for attending International Surgical Week 2013 at Helsinki, Finaland, 25-29 August, 2013.
  • ICMR Travel Grant for attending International Surgical Week 2013 at Helsinki, Finland, 25-29 August, 2013.
  • Final round of best free paper in International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES) section of International Surgical Week 2013 at Helsinki, Finland, 25-29 August, 2013.
  • Aappreciation award for lecture delivered at 73rd National Conference of The Association of Surgeons of India, ASICON 2013, Ahmedabad, 24-29 December, 2013.
  • Maharashtra Medical Council Accredited Speaker Code No MMC/MAS/02932/2014.
  • HPCL Award for Breast Cancer Lecture. 25-June-2014. Mumbai.
  • All India Young Jaina Award 2014.
  • 2015 Achiver Award. Junior Chambers International Marine Lines. 30-Aug-2015. Mumbai.
  • Felicitation for Guest Faculty at Platinum Jubilee ASICON, 75th Annual Conference of The Association of Surgeons of India, 16 to 20-Dec-2015. Gurgaon.

Member of Professional bodies:

National:

  • The Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons
  • Indian Thyroid Society
  • Association of Breast Surgeons of India
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (3373)
  • The Association of Colon and Rectal Surgeons of India (1000)
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology
  • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Indian Co-Operative Oncology Network (489)
  • Lucknow College of Surgeons
  • Association of Medical Consultants (Mumbai)
  • The ‘A’ Ward Medical Association, Mumbai
  • The Bombay ‘D’ Ward Medical Association, Mumbai
  • Malad Medical Association, Mumbai
  • Ghatkopar Medical Association, Mumbai.
  • Bhayander Medical Association, Mumbai.
  • Bombay ‘C’ Ward Medical Association, Mumbai.

International:

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • American Thyroid Association
  • European Network for the Study of Adrenal Tumors

Original articles in peer reviewed journals:

  • Agrawal R, Mishra SK, Bhatia E, Mishra A, Chand G, Agarwal G, Agarwal A, Verma AK. Prospective study to compare peri- operative hemodynamic alterations following preparation for pheochromocytoma surgery by Phenoxybenzamine or Prazosin. World Journal of Surgery 2014; 38:716-23.
  • Agrawal R, Mishra SK, Mishra A, Chand G, Agarwal G, Agarwal A, Verma AK. Role of Telemedicine technology in Endocrine Surgery knowledge sharing. Telemed J E Health 2014; 20:868-74.
  • Books authored:
  • Agrawal R. The Scintillating Solutions to AIIMS – Volume 1. Lucknow (UP): Aditya Medical Publishers; 2003.
  • Agrawal R. The Scintillating Solutions to AIIMS – Volume 2. Lucknow (UP): Aditya Medical Publishers; 2004.
  • Agrawal R. The Scintillating Solutions to AIIMS –May 2004. Lucknow (UP): Aditya Medical Publishers; 2004.
  • Book chapters:
  • Agrawal R, Mishra SK. Telemedicine in Surgery. In Roshan Lal Gupta’s Recent advances in Surgery. 13th Puneet (editor) Jaypee;2013.p. 263-277.
  • Case Reports in peer reviewed journals:
  • Chaurasia D, Agrawal R. Mishra V, Bhargava A. Penoscrotal histoplasmosis following bladder carcinoma. Int J Urol 2007; 14:571-2.
  • Agrawal R. Chauhan SPS, Gopal MN, Mehrotra R: Spinal osteoblastoma in a pediatric patient: case report with review of literature. The Internet Journal of Neurosurgery 2007; 4:1.
  • Agrawal R. Chauhan SP, Misra V, Singh PA, Gopal NN. Focal Spinal Intramedullary Cysticercosis. Acta Biomed 2008; 79: 39-41.
  • Agrawal R. Chauhan SPS, Jain M, Misra V, Singh PA. Giant benign schwannoma on scalp casuing ‘Double head’. Acta Biomed 2008; 79:39-41.
  • Agarwal R. Misra V, Singla M, Chauhan SPS, Singh PA. Intraventricular adamantinomatous craniopharyngioma in a child. Neurol India 2008; 56:207-9.
  • Neogi P, Misra A, Agrawal R. Duodenal adenoma presenting as duodenojejunal intussusceptions. Acta Biomed 2008; 79: 137-139.
  • Agarwal N, Kumar S, Sharma MS, Agrawal R.  Joshi M. Emphysematous gastritis causing gastric and esophageal necrosis in a young boy. Acta Gatroenterol Belg 2009; 72:354-6.
  • Agarwal N, Kumar S, Hai A, Agrawal R. Mixed type I and II choledochal cyst in an adult. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 2009; 8:434-6.
  • Agrawal R, Chaurasia D, Jain M. Webbed penis: a rare case. Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 2010; 8:95-6.
  • Letters to the Editor in peer reviewed journals:
  • Agrawal R. Agarwal S, Mishra A et al. Primary hyperparathyroidism from parathyroid microadenoma. J Am Coll Surg 2010; 211:436-7.
  • Agrawal R. Agarwal S, Chand G. Surgeon – Performed Ultrasound Can Predict Differentiated Thyroid Cancer in Patients with Solitary Thyroid Nodules. Ann Surg Oncol 2011; 18:292.
  • Agarwal S, Agrawal R. Chand G.Letter to the Editor: 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Status does not Affect Intraoperative Parathyroid Hormone Dynamics in Patients with Primary Hyperparathyroidism. Ann Surg Oncol 2011; 18:601.
  • Agarwal S, Sabaretnam M, Ritesh A, Chand G. Feasibility and safety of a new robotic thyroidectomy through a gasless, transaxillary single-incision approach. J Am Coll Surg 2011; 212:1097.
  • Agrawal R, Mishra A, Mishra SK. Central Compartment Reoperation for Recurrent /Persistent Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol 2011; 18 Suppl 3; 250.
  • Agrawal R. Kanchana B, Venkatachalam GK, Narayan U. Letter to editor: Thymoma: Clinical experience from a tertiary care institute from North India. J Cancer Res Ther 2014; 10: 214-5.
  • Agrawal R. Sabaretnam M. Letter to editor: Primary hyperparathyroidism: an analysis of failure of parathyroidectomy. World J Surg 2014; 38:2481-2.
  • Sabaretnam M, Agrawal R. Agarwal S. A novel method for managing post- thyroidectomy or parathyroidectomy hematoma: single-institution experience with more than 4000 central neck operations. World J Surg 2014; 38: 2737.
  • Articles in Abstract books/ Conference proceedings:
  • Mishra SK, Mehrotra PK, Agrawal R. Scientific basis of clinical features of hyperthyroidism. In Surgery Update 2010 Proceedings of the XXVII National Continuing Medical Education Programme in Surgery. Sarda AK & Singh R (eds) Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi (e-version).
  • Agrawal R. Mishra SK. What is the optimal strategy for performing lymph node dissection in well differentiated thyroid cancer? In Thyrocon 2011 Recent advances and controversies in thyroid cancer. Rajiv Gandhi Institute, New Delhi.
  • Mishra SK, Agrawal R. Primary hyperparathyroidism. In Surgery Update 2011 Proceedings of the XXVIII National Continuing Medical Education Programme in Surgery. Sarda AK & Singh R (eds) Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.
  • Agrawal R. Mishra SK. Role of Telemedicine in Evidence based surgical practice. In Souvenir of OSASICON 2012 27th Annual Conference of Association of Surgeons of India, Odisha Chapter.
  • Agrawal R. Chand G, Mishra A, Agarwal A, Verma AK, Mishra SK, Impact of Telemedicine in Endocrine Surgery Capacity Building. In: Congress Book of the 13th Asian Association of Endocrine Surgeons Congress; 2012 Mar 26-28; Singapore.p.62.
  • Agrawal R. Chand G, Mishra A, Agarwal G, Agarwal A, Verma AK, Mishra SK. Hurthle cell neoplasm of thyroid gland: An institutional experience. J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr e16023).
  • Agrawal R. Mishra SK. Endocrine Surgery – the mystery unrevealed. Advances in Surgery in last 50 years: 2012: PGIMER, Chandigarh Golden Jubilee CME p. 13-19.
  • Agrawal R. Bansal N, Mishra SK. Secondary hyperpathyroidism. In Surgery. Update 2012 Proceedings of the XXVIV National Continuing Medical Education Programme in Surgery. Sarda AK & Singh R(eds) Malana Azad Medical College, New Delhi.
  • Agrawal R. Mishra SK, Bhatia E, Mishra A, Chand G, Agarwal G, Agarwal A, Verma AK, Prospective study to compare peri-operative hemodynamic alternations following preparation for pheochromocytoma surgery by Phenoxybenzamine or Prazosin. In Thompson GB, editor. Abstract book of the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons; 2013 Aug 25-29, Helsinki, Finland.p.31.
  • Articles in Bulletins of Associations:
  • Agrawal R. Priamary Hyperparthyroidism – a Fascinating Disease. In Acamedus 2013-2015 Official Bulletin of ‘A’ Ward Medical Association. Ajay D. Lall (editor); 2013.p.13.
  • Agrawal R. Priamary Hyperparthyroidism –Fascinating Disease. In BIMA Bulletin of Indian Medical Association Mumbai Branch. Pragji Vaja. (editor); 2015: vol XLIV No 9: p.34.
  • Newspaper Articles/ Press Release:
  • Thyroid ups risk of pregnancy complications. Asian Age Mumbai 25-May- 2014 page 4.Correspondent Swati Jha.
  • Aldosterone hypertension easily operable if detected. Asian Age Mumbai 01-June -2014 page 2. Correspondent Swati Jha.
  • Insulin pump is saviour for kids. Asian Age Mumbai 24-July-2014 page 2. Correspondent Swati Jha.
  • Goitre touches women’s heart, docs remove it. DNA India 25-May- 2015 page 2. Correspondent Somita Pal.
  • Breast se nikala 2.1 kg ka tumor. Navbhart Times Mumbai. 26-April-2016 page 3. Correspondent Dipika Sharma.
  • Citations of the publications:
  • Mehta RS, Jejunal intussusceptions as an unusual cause of abdominal pain in adults. Mcgill J Med 2009; 12:28-30.
  • Chhiber SS, Singh B, Bansal P, Pandita KKn Razdan S, Singh J. Intramedullary spinal cysticercosis cured with medical therapy: case report and review of literature. Surg Neurol 2009; 72:765-8.
  • Gurvits GE. Black esophagus: acute esophageal necrosis syndrome. World J Gastroenterol 2010; 16:3219-25.
  • Rappo U, Beitler JR, Faulhaber JR, Firoz B, Henning JS, Thomas KM, Maslow M, Goldfarb DS, Horowitz HW, Expanding the horizons of histoplasmosis: Disseminated histoplasmosis in a renal transplant patient after a trip to Bangladesh. Transplant Infectious Disease 2010; 12:155-60.
  • Qi B, Ge P, Yang H, Bi C, Li Y. Spinal intramedullary cysticercosis: a case report and literature review. Int J Med Sci 2011; 8:420-3.
  • Chen YB, Ding XF, Luo C, Yu SC, Yu YL, Chen BD, Zhang ZG, Li GH. A new plastic surgical technique for adult congenital webbed penis. J Zhejiang Univ Sci 2012; 13:757-60.
  • Rathi V, Jain BK, Garg PK, Singh A. An unusual case of duodenal beaking. Br J Radiol 2012; 85:1517-21.
  • Teles F, Ataide AMM, De Lima BA, Costa TCC, Lins RC, Barbosa GHTS, Costa H. Giant malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor of the scalp. Acta Neurol Taiwan 2012; 21:133-5.
  • Gong L, Qu Q, Xiang X, Wang J. Clinical analysis of 221 cases of adult choledochal cysts. Am Surg 2012; 78:414-8.
  • Kono H, Ohtsuka T, Fujino M, Ideno N, Aso T, Nagasyoshi Y, Mori Y, Takahata S, Nakamura M, Ueki T, Tanaka M. Type II congenital biliary dilation (biliary diverticulum) with pancreaticobiliary maljunction successfully treated by laparoscopic surgery: Report of a case. Clin J Gastroenerol 2012; 5:88-92.
  • Rieger A, Bachmann J, Schulte-Frohlinde E, Burzin M, Nahrig J, Friess H, Martignoni ME. Total gastric necrosis subsequent to acute pancreatitis. Pancreas 2012; 41:325-7.
  • Mishra PK, Ramaswamy D, Saluja SS, Patil N, Chandrashekhar S. Unusual variants of choledochal cyst: how to classify. Am Surg 2013; 79: E162-4.
  • Siahaya FJ, Lalisanq TJ, Jeo WS, Simanjuntak AB, Philippi B. Uncommon Mixed Type I and II Choledochal Cyst: An Indonesian Experience. Case Rep Surg 2013; 2013: 821032
  • Arora A, Mangla V, Mukund A, Patidar Y. Duodenojejunal intussusceptions: a rare occurrence. ANZ J Surg 2013; 83:887-8.
  • Makhoul E, Mana F, Vandermeulen L, Basile N. Emphysematous gastritis. Acta Gastroenterol Belg 2013; 76: 445-6.
  • Rosenblatt A, Gustavo HdeCG, Belda WJr. Nonsexually transmitted infections. In Male Genital Lesions: The Urological Perspective. Rosenblatt A, Gustavo HdeCG, Belda WJr (eds.) Springer 2013: pp. 167-211.
  • Chang RY, Lang BH, Wong KP, Lo CY. High pre-operative urinary normetanephrine is an independent determinant of peri-operative hemodynamic instability in unilateral pheochromocytoma/ paraganglioma removal. World J Surg 2014; 38:2317-23.
  • Kiernan CM, Du L, Chen X, Broome JT, Shi C, Peters MF, Solorzano CC. Predictors of hemodynamic instability during surgery for pheochromocytoma. Ann Surg Oncol 2014; 21: 3865-71.
  • Li J, Yang CH, Improvement of preoperative management in patients with adrenal pheochromocytoma. Int J Clin Exp Med 2014; 7:5541-6.
  • Aparicio G, Bru S. Commentary. J Neurosci Rural Pract 2014; 5(Supp 1): S68-70.
  • Amelot A. Faillot T. Hydrocephalus and neurocysticercossis: cases illustrative of three distinct mechanisms. J Clin Neurol 2014; 10: 363-6.
  • Kim M, Rhim SC, Khang SK. Intramedullary spinal cysticercosis: a case report and review of literature. Korean J Spine 2014; 11:81-4.
  • Livingstone M, Duttchen K, Thompson J, Sunderani Z, Hawboldt G, Sara Rose M, Pasieka J. Hemodynamic stability during pheochromocytoma resection: lessons learned over the last two decades. Ann Surg Oncol 2015 Mar 31.
  • Gerlach RM, Barrus AB, Ramzy D, Hernandez Conte A, Khoche S, McCartney SL, Swaminathan M. Case X—2015: Perioperative considerations for a cardiac paraganglioma…not just another cardiac mass. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2015; 29:1065-70.
  • Larsen PO, Ellebaek MB, Pless T, Qvist N. Acute pancreatitis secondary to duodeno-duodenal intussusception caused by a duodenal membrane, in a patient with intestinal malrotation. Int J Surg Case Rep 2015; 13:58-60.
  • Valsangkar SA, Kharosekar HU, Palande DA, Velho V. Isolated conus-epiconus neurocysticercosis. Nerol India 2015; 63: 119-20.
  • Bongon JR, Oliva R, Almelor L, Lantion- Ang FL. Terazosin as first line preoperative blockade in Filipino patients diagnosed with Pheochromocytoma. J ASEAN Fed Endocrine Societies 2015; 30:35-9.