Dr M Srinivas
Department: Medical Gastroenterology & Endoscopy
Designation: Senior Consultant - Medical Gastroenterology & Endoscopy
Qualification: MBBS, MRCP (UK), FRCP (London)Book an appointment
Dr M Srinivas has an overall experience of 25 years. After his basic medical degree from Stanley Medical College (Chennai), he pursued higher training and practiced medicine in the UK for 13 years. He has been with Gleneagles Global Health City since 2011, when he returned to India.
Besides being an astute clinician, he is a proficient endoscopist (gastroscopy and colonoscopy). He is a leading clinician in motility disorders and has published research papers on esophageal manometry in high impact international journals based on clinical work done in our hospital. He is also trained in performing and interpreting video capsule endoscopy.
His areas of special interest include Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis), esophageal / anorectal motility disorders and bile acid malabsorption.
He has presented various abstracts in the British, American and Indian Society of Gastroenterology annual conferences with some being recognized with prizes. Further, he has authored several publications in leading peer reviewed medical journals.
He is the past Editor-in-chief of an e-journal, Clinical Medicine Insights: Gastroenterology and is on the Editorial Board of the Indian Journal of Gastroenterology.
Being an enthusiastic teacher, he was an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Sheffield responsible for undergraduate medical teaching and currently mentors DNB students attached to the Department in our Centre and teaches in the final year Physician Assistant Program run by our Institution. He is also the Clinical Lead in the Institutional Ethics Committee of our Hospital.
25 years (18 years in Gastroenterology) of Experience
- High resolution Esophageal & Anorectal manometry
- Capsule endoscopy
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease and use of monoclonals (e.g. Infliximab)
- Bile acid malabsorption
- Elected as Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London (2017)
- Awarded the First “Best Scientific Paper” Award by TN-ISG published in 2018-19
Srinivas M, Jain M, Bawane P, Jayanthi V. Normative Values for Esophageal Motility Assessed in the Physiological Seated Position for 16-Channel Water Perfused High-resolution Esophageal Manometry System and Postural Variations in Healthy Volunteers. J Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2020 Jan 30;26(1):61-66. doi: 10.5056/jnm19082.
Melpakkam Srinivas, Vijaya Srinivasan, Mayank Jain, Coimbatore Subramanian Rani Shanthi, Viswanathan Mohan, Viswanathan Jayanthi. A cross‐sectional study of stool form (using Bristol stool chart) in an urban South Indian population. JGH Open. 2019 Dec; 3(6): 464–467. Published online 2019 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/jgh3.12189 PMCID: PMC6891024
Jain M, Baijal R, Srinivas M, Venkataraman J. Fecal evacuation disorders in anal fissure, hemorrhoids, and solitary rectal ulcer syndrome. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2019 Apr;38(2):173-177. doi: 10.1007/s12664-018-0927-9. Epub 2019 Feb 1. PMID: 30707420
Jain M, Srinivas M, Bawane P, Venkataraman J. Multiple rapid swallow testing in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2019 Jan 7. doi: 10.1007/s12664-018-0919-9.
Jain M, Srinivas M, Bawane P, Venkataraman J. Basal lower esophageal sphincter pressure in gastroesophageal reflux disease: An ignored metric in high-resolution esophageal manometry. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2018 Sep;37(5):446-451.
Jain M, Baijal R, Srinivas M, Venkataraman J. Clinical predictors and gender-wise variations in dyssynergic defecation disorders. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2018 May;37(3):255-260.
Srinivas M, Jain M, Bawane P, Jayanthi V. Chicago Classification normative metrics in a healthy Indian cohort for a 16-channel water-perfused high-resolution esophageal manometry system. Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2018 Oct;30(10):e13386.
Mayank Jain, Rajiv Baijal, Melpakkam Srinivas, Piyush Bawane, Jayanthi Venkataraman. Multicentre spectrum of esophageal motility disorders in Indian Subcontinent. International Journal of Innovative Research in Medical Science.2017; 2(8):1216-18.
Jain M, Srinivas M, Bawane P, Venkataraman J. Does Chicago Classification address Symptom Correlation with High-resolution Esophageal Manometry? Euroasian J HepatoGastroenterol 2017; 7(2):1-4.