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Locations Visited

South Mumbai - New Age

Visit days: Monday to Thursday/ 02:00 pm to 07:00 pm;

Role: Consultant


Dr. Lalit Verma

M.D.(Paediatrics), FAAP (Fellow of American Academy of Paediatrics) New York Medical College, USA.
Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Bio

Dr Lalit Verma has received his medical training from all across the globe. He  is an American board certified Paediatrician, who completed his training from prestigious New York Medical College (USA). Following this he worked as a consultant at St Luke’s Roosevelt hospital (an affiliate of Columbia University) New York.
Later he joined residency/ fellowship training in Paediatric gastroenterology and hepatology at University of Alberta (Canada) which is the 2nd largest liver transplant and gastroenterology centre in Canada. He has performed over 700 endoscopies and interventional procedures in gastro-intestinal and liver disorders.

Affiliations:
  • Member of North American Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN)
  • Member of Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG)
  • Member of American Academy of Paediatrics (AAP)
  • Member Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
Research and Publications:
  • Outpatient Tacrolimus trough levels immediately post- paediatric liver transplant, Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL) 2015
  • Resolution of massive infantile hepatic hemangio-endothelioma; consumptive hypothyroidism with propranolol treatment. Poster and oral presentation, Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL) 2014
  • Survival and prognostic value in patients with normal and hyperdynamic Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction (LVEF)- American College of Cardiology 57th Annual Scientific Session 2008.
Ongoing projects:
  • Rejection rates relative to tacrolimus levels in paediatric patients post-liver transplant (In Process)
  • Systematic review of dietary management and maintenance therapy for Eosinophilic esophagitis in paediatric patients (completed -awaiting publication)

Education

• CCT/ CCST (Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology), University of Alberta, Canada
• M.D.(Paediatrics), FAAP (Fellow of American Academy of Paediatrics) New York Medical College, USA.
• M.D. (OSMU) and KEM Hospital (Internship)

Expertise

• Feeding and eating disorders in neonates, infants and adolescents
• Managing babies with failure to thrive and poor weight gain
• Neonatal and childhood achalasia
• Acute and Chronic constipation
• Upper and lower GI bleeding (sclerotherapy, banding, clip and polypectomy)
• Eosinophilic / allergic esophagitis, esophageal and gastric motility disorders
• Removal of foreign body from GI tract using endoscopy
• Gastritis, gastro-esophageal reflux disease
• Celiac disease/ gluten (wheat) sensitivity, duplication cyst, short bowel syndrome
• Irritable bowel disease
• Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s and Ulcerative colitis)
• Diagnosis and management of various liver diseases
• Pre and post- liver transplant (living related and cadaveric)

Primary Location

South Mumbai - New Age

Wockhardt Hospitals, South MumbaiA New Age Hospital1877, Dr.Anand Rao Nair Road,Near Agripada Police Station,Mumbai Central (E),Mumbai- 400 011

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