Dr Vinit ShahShivraj
Hepatologist and Liver Transplant Physician
M.B.B.S (BJ Medical College, Pune)
DNB (Internal Medicine) (National Board Gold Medallist)
DNB (Medical Gastroenterology)(National Board Gold Medallist)
(Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi)
Fellowship (Interventional Gastroenterology & Hepatology) (Medanta, New Delhi)
Consultant, Hepatology (Liver diseases) and Liver Transplantation Medicine,
Sahyadri Centre for Organ Transplantation
Sahyadri Group of Hospitals, Maharashtra
Dr. Vinit Shah is currently working as the lead Consultant in Hepatology (Liver diseases) and Liver Transplantation medicine, Sahyadri Centre for Organ Transplantation, Sahyadri group of Hospitals, Maharashtra.
He graduated from the prestigious BJ Medical College, Pune and topped in the subject of general medicine. He was nominated in the best outgoing student category in his batch. BGS Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Bengaluru.H e won the prestigious Dr. Sam GP Moses Gold medal and Dr. SK Sama Gold Medal for best performance all over India in DNB (General Medicine) and DNB (Medical Gastroenterology) respectively, awarded by National Board of Examinations, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
He has been trained in Hepatology (Liver diseases) and Liver Transplantation medicine at some of the best centers for excellence in the country such as Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, New Delhi, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi and Medanta, the Medicity, Gurugram.
He has presented papers on important issues in Liver diseases at prestigious annual International liver diseases conferences such as, American Association for Study of the Liver (AASLD) , European Association for Study of Liver (EASL) and won DST (Department of Science and Technology , Government of India , International Travel grant and Young Investigator award for the same. His work on Predictors of Mortality in Acute on Chronic Liver failure won the best oral Plenary paper award at the INASL (Indian national association for the study of the Liver) annual conference in 2014.
After his training he was leading the Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Medicine department at BGS Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Bengaluru for last 2 years under the directorship of world-renowned Liver Transplant surgeon Prof Mohammad Rela and has played a crucial role in setting up one of the most successful Hepatology and Liver Transplantation programme in Bengaluru.
He has made publications in many reputed National and International Journals and his topics of interest include Acute Kidney Injury in Cirrhosis, Acute on Chronic Liver Failure, Endoscopic Ultrasound in Cirrhotics.