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Liver Transplant Specialists, Doctors and Surgeons

The Liver Transplant Program at Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai brings together some of the best and most experienced liver transplant surgeons and hepatologists in Asia, located in Chennai. They have the expertise and specialized skills, dealing with liver failure or liver cirrhosis. A thorough investigation is the first step in the effective liver transplant procedure. This helps ascertain the possibility of a successful liver transplant and if the patient is physically and mentally fit to undergo the rigors of a liver transplant surgery. Following the tests and analysis, the liver team will help the patient and caregivers understand the process of liver transplant surgery. The team includes – hepatologists, intensivists, anesthetist, liver transplant surgeons, liver transplant co-coordinators, nurses, care managers, physiotherapist, dietitians, and other clinicians will work together to manage your care at every stage. The process involves waiting and preparation period, the transplant surgery and post-transplant rehabilitation. Our team remains dedicated and committed to bringing you a full and productive life post-liver transplantation.

Dr Joy Varghese

M.B.B.S, M.D, D.M (Gastro), Fellowship in Liver Transplantation (Germany)

Director - Department of Hepatology & Transplant Hepatology, Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai

Dr Mettu Srinivas Reddy


Director – Liver Transplantation & HPB Surgery

Dr Rajanikanth Patcha V

MS, MRCS (I), MRCS (UK), Dip Lap (France), FEBS (HPB), FEBS (Liver Transplant)

Clinical lead and Senior Consultant - Liver transplantation and HPB surgery

Dr Selvakumar Malleeswaran

MBBS, MD (PGI, Chandigarh), DNB (Anaesthesia), European Diploma in Intensive Care Medicine

Head of Department and Senior Consultant, Liver Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care

Dr Somashekara HR

MBBS, DCH, DNB (Paed), FPGHN, Fellowship in Pediatric Hepatology (UK)

Consultant Pediatric Hepatologist

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