Dr. G. Moorthy

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Dr. G. Moorthy
Designation : M.B.B.S, M.R.C.S (UK), M.Ch (AIIMS), DNB (Ped.Surg), MNAMS.
Area of Expertise : Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgeon & Pediatric Urologist

A young Pediatric Surgeon with stellar academic background, currently Senior Consultant / Head of the Department of Pediatric Surgery & Pediatric Urology at Chettinad Medical College, Chennai.

 

PROFILE:

  • 10 years of experience in Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Urology.
  • Stellar academic background and experience in clinical research.
  • Expert in all advanced Pediatric Endoscopic procedures (Laparoscopy, Thoaracoscopy, Bronchoscopy,  Esophgoscopy & Cysto-Urethroscopy)
  • Presentations and publications in international forums.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • M.N.A.M.S (Pediatric Surgery)      –     National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi(2011)
  • D.N.B (Pediatric Surgery)             –    National Board of Medical Sciences, New Delhi(2010)
  • M.Ch (Pediatric Surgery)              –    All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (2009)
  • M.R.C.S (General Surgery)           –    Royal College of Surgeons of England, London(2008)
  • M.B.B.S                                      –    Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai (2000)

MERITS/DISTINCTIONS:

  • Best poster award in 3rd World Congress of Pediatric Surgery (WOFAPS) – New Delhi, India, October 2010.
  • Travel Grant cum scholarship from Japanese Society of Pediatric Surgeons and visited ‘National Center for Child Health and Development’, Tokyo, Japan – June 2009.
  • Best paper award in 6th International conference of Japanese Society of Pediatric Surgeons – Osaka, Japan, June 2009.
  • Topper throughout his academic career

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:

Associate Professor/Head, Department of Pediatric Surgery at Chettinad Medical College & Super Speciality Hospitals, Chennai, October 2013 to present

  • Started Department of Pediatric Surgery on 11.10.2013 at Chettinad Medical College & Super Speciality Hospitals, Chennai and expanding it in all horizons.

 

Associate Professor, Sri Ramachandra Medical College, Chennai, India, January 2013 – October 2013

  • Training and teaching of pediatric surgery and general surgery post graduates.
  • All major routine and emergency pediatric surgical procedures.
  • Independly performed all major Pediatric Endoscopic procedures (Laparoscopy, Thoaracoscopy, Bronchoscopy,  Esophgoscopy & Cysto-Urethroscopy).

 

Assistant Professor, Sri Ramachandra Medical College, Chennai, India, 2010 – December 2012

  • Training and teaching of pediatric surgery and general surgery post graduates.
  • All major routine and emergency pediatric surgical procedures.

 

Consultant Pediatric Surgeon & Urologist at Dr. Kamakshi Memorial Hospital, Global Health City and Kavery Hospitals, Chennai.

  • All routine and emergency Pediatric and neonatal surgical emergencies

 

Chief Resident, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 2009

  • Independently performed all neonatal/ pediatric emergency surgeries including Esophageal atresia ± TEF, CDH, Gastroschisis, Ompholocele, Malrotation/ volvulus, Intestinal atresia, ARM, CHPS, Intussusception, NEC, Ureterostomy/ Vesicostomy, Meningomyelocele, VP shunts, Decortication and trauma services.
  • Done major pediatric urologic surgeries including Hypospadias repairs, Pyeloplasty, Ureteric reimplantation, Nephroureterctomy, Duplex system corrections, Bladder augmentation and endourological procedures.
  • Done all major pediatric GI surgeries including PSARP, Pull through procedures.
  • Training and teaching of Registrars and Junior Residents (Pediatric Surgery).
  • Teaching of undergraduates and nursing staff (General and Pediatric Surgery).

 

Senior Resident, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 2007 – 2008

  • Structured Pediatric surgical training including Pediatric General Surgery, Urology, GI Surgery,  Onco Surgery, Thoracic surgery, Neurosurgery and Neonatal Surgeries.
  • 6 months training in Neonatal Surgical ICU.
  • 2 months training in Neonatal ICU.
  • 2 months training in Pediatric ICU.
  • Teaching of Junior Residents, Undergraduates and Nursing staff.

 

Junior Resident, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 2004 – 2007

  • Basic General Surgical and Pediatric Surgical training including 9 months in General Surgery, 2 months in Orthopedic Surgery and 1 month in Neuro Surgery.

PUBLICATIONS:

  • G Moorthy, S Agarwala, A Sharma, VK Iyer, M Srinivas, M Bajpai, V Bhatnagar, DK Gupta.Cytogenetic Evaluation of Neuroblastoma Using Fine Needle Aspiration Cultures”.Pediatr Surg Int. 2009 Nov; 25(11):939-43.
  • G Moorthy, Agarwal P, Balamourougane P, Madhu R, Balagopal S.               “Laparoscopic management of Uncomplicated intestinal malrotation in children”.Bangladesh Journal of Endosurgery. 2013 Sep; 1(3):1-5.
  • Praveen Kumar Natesan, Einstein Arulraj, Moorthy Gurunathan.“Sonographic detection of intussception with malrotation: waughs syndrome” Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2015;Vol.4,Issue 23,March 19;Page: 4040-4045,DOI:10.14260/jemds/2015/582
  • Prakash A, Balagopal S, Madhu R, Balamourougane P, Moorthy G, Manoj R.  “Laparoscopic Management of Achalasia Cardia in a 6 months old Infant”.Indian Hernia Society News Letter 2011, 6(1): 16-17.
  • Prakash A, Balagopal S, Madhu R, Balamourougane P, Moorthy G.  “Role of Thoracoscopy in various duplication cysts in children”. Indian Hernia Society News Letter 2012, 6(2): 20-22.
  • Prakash A, Balagopal S, Madhu R, Balamourougane P, Moorthy G.  “Role of Thoracoscopy in various duplication cysts in children”.
  • Agarwal P, Bagdi R, Subramaniam B, Ramasundaram M, Paramaswamy B,Gurunathan M. Role of thoracoscopy in the management of various foregut duplication cyst. Bang J Endosurg 2013;1(1): 9–12.

CHAPTERS:

  • V Bhatnagar, G Moorthy. Infantile Hypertropic Pyloric Stenosis. GI Surgery Annual 2009.
  • DK Gupta, G Moorthy. “Recent advances in pediatric obstructive uropathy” Association of Indian Pediatric Urology manual 2009.

 

PRESENTATIONS:

INTERNATIONAL:

  • 6th International conference of Japanese Society of Pediatric Surgeons held at Osaka, Japan, June 1 – 3 , 2009. “Cytogenetic Evaluation of Neuroblastoma using Fine Needle Aspiration Cultures”
  • 20th International Congress of Asian Association of Pediatric Surgeons held at New Delhi, 12-15 Nov, 2006. “Single stage transanal Swenson’s pullthrough – A preliminary experience”
  • 20th International Congress of Asian Association of Pediatric Surgeons held at New Delhi, 12-15 Nov, 2006.  “ Long-term outcomes of Posterior Urethral Valve  patients presenting at neonatal age”
  • 21st Annual Congress for Endosurgery in Children held at San Diego, California, USA, March 6-10, 2012. “Laparoscopic Management of Malrotation in children”.

NATIONAL:

  • 34TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Guwahati, 4-7 December 2008.  “Gastrocystoplasty – Long-term systemic and Functional outcomes”
  • 34TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Guwahati, 4-7 December 2008. “ Cloacal Anomalies – 20 years of AIIMS experience”
  • 34TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Guwahati, 4-7 December 2008. “ Megacystis Microcolon Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome” (Poster)
  • 34TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Guwahati, 4-7 December 2008. “Pleuropulmonary blastoma – A case report” (poster)
  • 35TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Lucknow, 19 -22 November 2009. “Effect of tumor spill on recurrence rate and outcome in patients with Wilms’ tumor: Results of AIIMS-WT 99 study”
  • 35TH Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeonsheld at Lucknow, 19 -22 November 2009. Long term outcomes of children with wilms tumor (WT) having Intarvascular thrombus (IVT)”
  • Workshop cum CME on Stem Cell Potentials in Renal Repair & Regeneration:Clinical and Experimental Aspects held at New Delhi, 7th December 2009. “Role of stem cells  in non-renal fields of Pediatric Surgery”.
  • Best paper award in Chennai city chapter of pediatric surgeons meetheld at Institute of Child Health, Chennai, March 2010 “Laparoscopic management of ovarian pathology in children
  • Tamilnadu Pondicherry Pediatric Surgeons (TPPS) Annual Conference 2010 – held at Chennai, 22 – 25 July 2010, “Laparoscopic management of Infantile Achalasia cardia”
  • Chennai city chapter of pediatric surgeons meet held at SRMC, Chennai, February 2011 “Laparoscopic Pyloromyotomy – How we did it?”
  • 36th Annual conference of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons  and 10th State Annual Tamilnadu Pondicherry Pediatric Surgeons (TPPS) Conference held at Mahabalipuram, Chennai, October 2011 as organizing committee member.
  • Annual conference of Pediatric Endo Surgeons Group of India (PESI)held at Hyderabad, 3-5 February 2012, “Laparoscopic Management of Malrotation in children”
  • 11th State Annual Tamilnadu Pondicherry Pediatric Surgeons (TPPS) Conference 2012 KODAICON 2012, held at Kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, 8-10 June 2012, “Prapranolol blues in infantile facial hemangioma”
  • 12th State Annual Tamilnadu Pondicherry Pediatric Surgeons (TPPS) Conference 2012 KAPSCON 2012, held at Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu, 28-30 June 2013, “Laparoscopic Management of Hollow Viscus Perofoarations in Children”, Chair Person – “Foetal Surgery – What Next?”
  • Workshop and CME on Pediatric Subcutaneous Endoscopic Surgery and Robotics, held at Apollo Children Hospital, Chennai, July 6, 2013.
  • 13th State Annual Tamilnadu Pondicherry Pediatric Surgeons (TPPS) Conference held at Pondicherry, July 4 -6, 2014. “Ectopic thyroids in children”
  • Pediatric Liver CME held at SIMS Hospital, Vadapalani, Chennai on 28thNovember 2014
  • “CHETCARDIOCON 2014” at Chettinad Health City, Chennai.
  • Vesico Ureteric Reflux – Live Operative workup & CME held at Sri Ramachandra Univercity, Chennai on 20th December 2014.

RESEARCH:


  • Experimental Thesis for M.Ch: “Long-term systemic and functional outcomes after Gastrocystoplasty”
  • Clinical Thesis for M.Ch: “Cytogenetic Evaluation of Neuroblastoma using Fine Needle Aspiration Cultures”.

CLINICAL RESEARCH PROJECTS:


  • Molecular changes of Renin – Angiotensin Blockade in pyelonephritis in rats.
  • Experimental PUJ obstruction in rats – Effects of Renin – Angiotensin Blockade.
  • Molecular cytogenetics of Neuroblastoma on Fine Needle Aspiration Cultures using FISH

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:


  • Indian Medical Association (IMA) Life member, TN/19354/94/754/154642/2010-11/L
  • Tamilnadu Medical Council Registration Number: 68135
  • MRCS (England) – Membership in Royal College of surgeons of England. Membership No: 1046178
  • Member of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons.(IAPS) Membership No: 1034Member of Delhi state chapter of IAPS Membership No: 113
  • Member of Indian Society of Pediatric Urology (ISPU) Membership No: 96
  • Member of Pediatric Endo Surgeons Group of India (PESI) Membership No: 136

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:


  • Associate Professor/Head, Department of Pediatric Surgery at Chettinad Medical College & Super Speciality Hospitals, Chennai                                                            - October 2013 – Present
  • Associate Professor of Pediatric Surgery, SRMC&RI,  Chennai – January 2013 – October 2013
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery, SRMC&RI, Chennai  -  17.02.2010 to 31.12.2012
  • Chief Resident (Post M.Ch), AIIMS, New Delhi                       –  01.05.2009 to 31.12.2009
  • Senior Resident (M.Ch), AIIMS, New Delhi                             –  01.01.2007 to 30.04.2009.