Paediatric Gastroenterologist in Hyderabad

Dr Ramesh Srinivasan


Work Experience

23 yrs+

Registration No

TSMC 36736


English, हिंदी, தமிழ், తెలుగు


Apollo Health City Jubilee Hills

Speciality And Areas Of Interest

  • Diagnostic and Interventional Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology , Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Enteral Feeding support and Nutrition
  • Food Allergy
  • Liver Diseases including Transplant Hepatology
  • Evidence Based Gastroenterology


Work Experience

  • Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India.
  • Professor , Apollo Hospital Educational Research Foundation
  • 2009-  2011 Alderhey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool. UK  as Consultant Gastroenterologist and  Senior Lecturer, Institute of Child Health , University of Liverpool, UK
  • 2007-’08: St James’s University Hospital, Leeds
  • 2002- 2003: King’s College Hospital, London 
  • 2001-’02: Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
  • 1995- 1998: (MD) Post graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. (PGIMER)

Awards and Achievements

  • Institute Silver Medal in Paediatrics. Post Graduate Institute, Chandigarh, India. July 1998. 
  • First Merit Prize in Internal Medicine.  1993. 
  • Best Outgoing Student at Medical College. Dr. P.V Rao Gold Medal- Yr 1994. 
  • Ragam Satyanarayana Gold Medal in Surgery- Yr 1994. 
  • Distinction (Honors) in Biochemistry, Anatomy, Preventive Medicine and Microbiology

Research and Publications

  • McFarland LV, Srinivasan R, Setty RP et al. Specific probiotics for the treatment of pediatric acute gastroenteritis in India: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Ped Gastro Nut Reports. Aug 2021: (in press)                                                                                                                 
  • Srinivasan R, Kesavelu D et al. Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938: Review of Evidence in Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. Pediatrics and Therapeutics 2018, 8: 350
  • French H, Mark Dalzell A, Srinivasan R, El-Matary W. Relapse rate following azathioprine withdrawal in maintaining remission for Crohn's disease: a meta-analysis. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 Jul;56(7):1929-36.
  • Srinivasan R, Irvine T, Dalzell AM. "Traction Removal of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy in Children". Digestive diseases and sciences.2010. (55), 2874-2877.
  • Srinivasan R, Irvine T, Dalzell AM. "Traction Removal of Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy in Children". Digestive diseases and sciences.2010. (55), 2874-2877.
  • Irvine T, Srinivasan R, Casson DH, Auth M, Crook K, Gregg A, Rhodes J, Kneebone A, Dalzell AM.  Assessing the value of a pre-transfer meeting in IBD transition services .  Gastrointestinal Nursing 2010. 8(7): 19 – 25. 
  • Srinivasan R, O’Neill C, Blumenow W, Dalzell AM. Caregivers’ perceptions following percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in children with congenital heart disease. . Cardiol Young. 2009 Aug 25:1-4.
  • Srinivasan R, Irvine T, Dalzell AM. "The Indications for Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy and Procedure Related Outcome". J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2009 Nov;49(5):584-8.
  • Srinivasan R, Akobeng AK. Thalidomide and thalidomide analogues for induction of remission in Crohn's disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD007350. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007350.pub2
  • Srinivasan R, Akobeng AK. Glutamine for induction of remission in Crohn's disease (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2008, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD007348. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007348. (completed review submitted).
  • Srinivasan R, Sudheendra S, Cosgrove M, Wagner B, Baker AJ, Portmann B. Co incidental GM1 gangliosidosis in an infant with alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency. JPGN. 2008; 47(2):196-8.
  • NP Iyer, Srinivasan R, Evans K, Ward L, Cheung W, Matthes J. Impact of an early weighing policy on neonatal Hypernatremic dehydration and breast feeding. Arch dis child. 2008; 93: 297-299.
  • Srinivasan R, Meyer R, Ramnarayan P, Britto J. Clinical safety of Lactobacillus casei shirota as a probiotic in critically ill children . JPGN 2006; 42(2):171-174.
  • Srinivasan R, Hadzic N, Fischer J, Knisely AS. Steatohepatitis and unsuspected micronodular cirrhosis in Dorfman-Chanarin syndrome with documented ABHD5 mutation. J Pediatr. 2004 May; 144(5):662-5. 
  • Arora RS, Srinivasan R. Is polyethylene glycol safe and effective for chronic constipation in children? Arch Dis Child. 2005 Jun; 90(6):643-646. 
  • Srinivasan R, Cosgrove M, Huddard S, Evans D. Autoimmune Thyrotoxicosis and Achalasia Cardia. Association or mere coincidence? Indian J Pediatr. 2009 Aug; 76(8):850-1.
  • Srinivasan R, Menon L, Stevens P, Campbell IA, Alfaham M. Ethnic differences in selective neonatal BCG immunisation: White British children miss out. Thorax 2006; 61: 247-249.
  • Menon L, Srinivasan R, Alfaham M. Selective neonatal BCG immunisation in a multiethnic community: poor uptake among White British infants. Commun Dis Public Health. 2004 Dec; 7(4):388
  • Srinivasan R, Arora RS. Do well infants born with an isolated single umbilical artery need investigation? Arch. Dis. Child. 2005; 90: 100 – 101. 
  • Srinivasan R, Yeo TH. Are newer macrolides effective in eradicating carriage of Pertussis? Arch. Dis. Child 2005; 90:322-324.
  • Srinivasan .R, Stevens.P. Selective neonatal BCG vaccination: Specialist BCG clinics are an alternative. Acta Paediatrica 2005 May; 94(5): 634 - 635
  • Singhi PD, Bansal A, Ramesh S, Khandelwal N, Singhi SC. Predictive value of electroencephalography and computed tomography in childhood non-traumatic coma. Indian J Pediatr. 2005 Jun; 72(6):475-9.
  • Bansal A, Singhi SC, Singhi PD, Khandelwal N, Ramesh S. Non traumatic coma.Indian J Pediatr. 2005 Jun;    72(6):467-73.
  • Srinivasan R. Pamidronate lines. Indian Pediatrics. 2005; 42:959-96013.

Professional Memberships and Certifications


  • CCT Paediatrics
  • CSST Paediatric Gastroenterology ,Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Post Graduate Medical Education and Training Board, UK 


  • IAP & ISPGHAN : Indian academy of Pediatrics and Indian society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • BSPGHAN - British Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • RCPCH - Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK
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