Liver Transplant & Hpb Surgery in Mumbai

Dr Prof Darius F Mirza

MBBS, MS, DSS, FRCS Ed, FRCS Glasgow

Work Experience

30 yrs+

Registration No

55570

Language

English, Deutsche, ગુજરાતી, हिंदी, मराठी

Location

Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai
  • Prof Mirza has returned from the UK to Mumbai, his home city, after a distinguished career in HPB and Transplant Surgery, having spent 25+ years in Birmingham at the largest European HPB and liver transplant centre. He is leading the development of a specialist multidisciplinary Hepato Pancreato Biliary (HPB) and Transplant service for adults and children at the newly opened Apollo Navi Mumbai Hospital.  

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Adult & Paediatric Liver and Intestine Transplantation
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery - liver, pancreas and biliary cancer
  • Laparoscopic HPB Surgery
  • Bile duct strictures
  • Portal hypertension surgery

Work Experience

  • Lead Consultant HPB and Transplant Surgery- Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai
  • Consultant HPB and Transplant Surgeon, Liver Units, Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Birmingham Childrens Hospital (1997 onwards)
  • Hon Professor of HPB and Transplant Surgery, University of Birmingham (2013 onwards)
  • Clinical Academic Lead for Transplantation (2015 onwards) Institute for Translational Medicine, University of Birmingham
  • Clinical Service Lead - Liver Surgery Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, 2012-2014
  • Hon Senior Lecturer in Surgery, University of Birmingham Medical School, 1997-2013
  • Consultant Hepatobiliary and Transplant Surgeon Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne 1996-1997
  • Hon. Senior Lecturer in Surgery University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Medical School, 1996-1997
  • Senior Registrar / Senior Clinical Fellow; The Liver Unit, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 1991-1996
  • Clinical Fellow / Registrar First Dept. of Surgery, University of Vienna Hospital, Austria, 1989-1990
  • Post graduate training (Registrar, SHO) in General Surgery, King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Bombay 1986-1989

Awards and Achievements

  • Award - Outstanding contribution to European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association (2016) 
  • Award - Overseas civilian honour bestowed by President of Pakistan (2016) 
  • Award - distinguished contribution to HPB/Transplant Surgery - Austrian Society of Surgery (2015)
  • Award - Intestinal Transplant Association Symposium (2013)
  • Award - Hon lifetime membership - Egyptian HPB Association (2013) 

 

 

Research and Publications

  • Over 270 Medline and PubMed listed scientific journal articles, over 25 chapters / non PubMed listed articles

Professional Memberships and Certifications

Membership/Appointments of Professional Societies:

  • Secretary (2001-2005), European Liver and Intestinal Transplant Association (ELITA)
  • British Transplantation Society (BTS); Committee member (2015-2017)
  • The Transplantation Society
  • European Society of Organ Transplantation (ESOT)
  • International HPB Association (IHPBA)
  • West Midlands Surgical Society
  • Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS); West Mids Rep 2009-2012
  • Intestinal Transplantation Association (ITA)
  • International Liver Transplantation Society (ILTS)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • Medical Protection Society (MPS)
  • Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT)
  • Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISGE) 

Additional Attachments / Duties:

  • Chair, British Liver Transplant Group (2015-2017)
  • Clinical Academic lead for Transplantation, Institute of Translational Medicine, QEH (2015-2017)
  • Clinical Service Lead, Liver Unit, QEH (2012-2014)
  • Chair, Bowel Advisory Group to NHSBT (2010-2015)
  • Member, UK Transplant Policy Review Committee (2010-2015)
  • Member, Advisory Groups Chairs Commmittee, NHSBT (2010-2015)
  • Founder Chair, West Midlands Supraregional Hepatopancreatobiliary Network Group (2005-2008)
  • Unit representative since 2009
  • Member, Birmingham NSSG Colorectal Cancer (2003-2011)
  • Examiner: Intercollegiate FRCS;
  • UEMS (European Specialist Exam Board - Transplantation) - UK representative (2008 onwards)
  • Clinical Excellence Awards Committee, QE Hospital (2009-2011)
  • RCS representative for Advisory Appointment committees
  • Birmingham representative Liver Advisory Group to NHSBT (2001-2009),
  • Founder Chair, Intestinal Advisory Subgroup to UK Transplant
  • Senior Surgeon for Paediatric Transplantation programme (2006 onwards)
  • Member of Council, AUGIS (West Midlands Representative, (2009-2012)
  • Member, Regional Higher Surgical Training Committee, (2009-2012)
  • Welcome Group Research Committee member, Birmingham (2008-2011)
  • Expert committee: European Liver Transplant Registry (ELTR)
  • European Representative: International Small Bowel Registry Council (2009-2013)
  • MD Superviser, University of Birmingham Medical School
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