Dr. Gautham Krishnamurthy

Consultant, Surgical Gastroenterology
MBBS, MS, MRCS, MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology)
Surgical Gastroenterology
Chennai - Radial Road
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Dr Gautham
Brief Profile:
Dr. Gautham Krishnamurthy, Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist and GI oncologist, has over 12 years of surgical experience. He was elected as a member of the Royal College of Edinburgh in 2014. His research areas are chronic pancreatitis, surgical nutrition, difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy and laparoscopic hernia surgeries.
He has more than 30 publications in national and international journals and has authored 3 book chapters. His current interest is in minimal invasive cancer surgery (laparoscopy and robotic). He is an Executive Committee Member (South Zone) of International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA)-Indian Chapter.
Educational Qualification:
  • M.B.B.S. – Madras Medical College, Chennai, Indian Medical Council Registration No. – 94093
  • M.S. (General Surgery) – Stanley Medical College, Chennai.
  • M.R.C.S – Edinburgh
  • M.Ch. (Surgical Gastroenterology) – PGIMER, Chandigarh.
Grants and Awards
  • IASG – Bursary Awardee – 2017 DST – Travel Grant Awardee – 2017 SERB – Travel Grant Awardee – 2018 Japan – Surgical Society Travel Grant Awardee – 2020 IAGES – Best Researcher Award – 2022
Notable Presentations
  • Oral presentation – Japan Surgical Society 2020
    • Concomitant coronary artery disease and mesenteric artery stenosis-Long term prospective analysis
  • Oral and poster presentation – TNASICON 2019
    • Oral – Coronary artery disease and mesenteric artery stenosis – Two sides of the same coin?
    • Poster – Ruptured mucinous cystadenoma of pancreas – case report and review of literature
  • Best poster award (Co-author) – IASG 2018
    • Liver – Caudate lobe of liver: Anatomy and Surgical implications
    • Oesophagus – Video- assisted thoracoscopic esophagectomy for thoracic esophageal carcinoma with right aortic arch: a case report and systematic review of the literature
  • Oral and Talking e-poster Presentation at IHPBA – Switzerland September 4-7 2018
    • Oral – FLT-PET CT Scan Can Avoid Radical Surgery in Masquerading Pancreatobiliary Lesions
    • Talking E-poster – Predictors of Mortality in Severe Acute Pancreatitis at the Time of Admission: Proposal of an Algorithmic Model
Book Chapter
  • Singh H, Krishnamurthy G. Biomarkers in pancreatic adeno-carcinoma. In: Recent advances in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Elselvier. In Publication
  • Krishnamurthy G, Singh H. Surgery for Abdominal Tuberculosis. In: Tuberculosis and the abdomen. Elselvier. 2022.
  • Krishnamurthy G, Gupta R. Short Bowel Syndrome. In: Sahni P, Pal S, editors. GI Surgery Annual: Volume 23. Singapore: Springer Singapore; 2017. p. 33-57.
Areas of Specialisation:
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Pancreas
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