Dr. Amit Singh Barpha

Designation
Consultant Hepatologist and Liver Transplant Physician
Department
Hepatology and Gastroenterology
Languages
English, Hindi
About Doctor

Consultant Hepatologist and Liver Transplant Physician

Qualification
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  • MD( Med)
  • DM( Hepatology) CMC Vellore
  • MRCP(Gastro) London
Experience
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  • Consultant Hepatologist and Liver Transplant Physician at Kims Hospital Hyderabad.      (Dec 2020 -  March 2022)
  • Past Consultant Hepatologist and Liver Transplant physician at Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad.     (Oct 2019 - Dec 2020)
     
Membership
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  • Indian society of Gastroenterology 
  • Liver Transplant society of India
Specializations
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  • Key member of team performing liver transplants by playing the main role in optimization of medical management of patients , both pre and post op and implementation of fast track protocols to cut the cost of liver transplants.
  • Management of critically ill ICU bound liver patients, Post Transplant ICU care, and further follow up of the patient’s development, various complications of liver disease , their diagnosis, treatment and management of various ailments such as mild to severe Hepatitis, jaundice, cirrhosis etc .
  • An experienced endoscopist : Performed > 2000 gastroscopies, > 500 colonoscopies & > 50 ERCP. Excellence in endoscopic management of complication of p ortal hypertension and post transplant biliary issues.
  • Did research project on plasma exchange in liver diseases and won Mangala award for best research paper in Department of Gastrology & Hepatology 2019.
Research publications
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  • Plasma exchange - a promising treatment modality in severe alcoholic hepatitispatients - accepted abstract in APDW December 2019
  • Low Volume Plasma Exchange and Low Dose Steroid Improve Survival in Patients With Alcohol-Related Acute on Chronic Liver Failure and Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis - Preliminary Experience - Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hepatology-2021
  • Safety and diagnostic yield of double balloon enteroscopy - Med ej 2019
  • Role of Echocardiography in acute rheumatic fever as compared to Jones criteria
  • International journal of medical research and review 2015
  • Low volume plasma exchange (PLEX) along with low dose steroids improves short and medium term survival in severe alcoholic hepatitis patients, a case control study- Accepted abstract : Indian journal of Gastroenterology 2019, (volume 37) 
Honours awards
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  • Did Research project on Plasma Exchange in Liver diseases and won Mangala Award for Best research paper in Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2019 at CMC Vellore.
  • Won 1st Prize at ISGCON 2019 for best poster Presentation 
  • Won 1st Prize for best oral Presentation in Liver research at TNISGCON 2019