Dr Hema T

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MBBS, M.S, D.N.B, FMAS, FMIBS, FRLCRS

General Surgeon

Apollo Hospitals Bannerghatta Road
  • 23 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Kannada
  • 1265 Recommendations
  •  Monday-Saturday
    10:00 AM - 1:00 PM , 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Qualification

MBBS, M.S, D.N.B, FMAS, FMIBS, FRLCRS

Awards and Achievements

  • She has completed her fellowship in Laparoscopic Bariatric and Metabolic surgery from Cleveland Clinic, Florida, and from Centre for Obesity and Diabetes Support (CODS), Mumbai. -She has worked with a team which has performed over 300 bariatric surgeries, and was personally involved with 45 of them.
  • She has recently set up a Centre of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore.
  • She has been awarded IAGES Travelling Fellowship for training in Basic Laparoscopic Surgery.
  • She was credited with Best Paper Prize at Update Ayurveda’ 98 for her Paper on ‘Leech Therapy: A Novel Therapy for Complicated Varicose Veins’.
 

Research and Publications

  • She was credited with Best Paper Prize at Update Ayurveda’ 98 for her Paper on ‘Leech Therapy: A Novel Therapy for Complicated Varicose Veins’.‘Conservative management of Blunt Liver Trauma’ B.S. Acharya (alias Hema), et al. Indian J Surg: 2001; 63: 385-8;.
  • ‘Unusual Complications of Acute Necrotising Pancreatitis – Report Of Three Cases’ B S Acharya, S Nagral. Bombay Hosp. J 2002; 44:462-4;
  • ‘Conservative management of Blunt Liver Trauma’ B.S. Acharya (alias Hema), et al. Indian J Surg: 2001; 63: 385-8;.
  • ‘Primary Duodenal Tuberculosis- A Rare Cause Of Duodenal Fistulae’ BS Acharya, A Iyer, RD Bapat. Bombay Hosp. J 2002; 44:451-2;.
  • ‘Catecholamine Secreting Adrenal Myelolipoma’ Hema Tadimari, Anand Kumar Mishra, Sushil Gupta, Amit Agarwal. Indian J Med Sci 2006; 60;
  • ICMR Short term Research Project guide (2005) for – “Incidence Of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis in Thyroid Surgery For Benign Thyroid Disease”.
  • She has many scientific presentations at MASICON. Notable among them are
  • ‘PEG : Superior nutritional support in recovering head injuries’.
  • ‘Leech therapy - a novel therapy for complicated varicose veins’; ‘Conservative management of Blunt Liver Trauma’
  • ‘Evaluation of Free Radicals as Prognostic Markers in Acute Pancreatitis And Hyperparathyroidism’ .
  • ‘Acute Mesentric Ischemia’; ‘ Surgery For Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Experience Over 18 Years’ ‘Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding – Indian Scenario’.
  • 'Acute Mesentric Ischemia’; ‘ Surgery For Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Experience Over 18 Years’ ‘Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding – Indian Scenario’.
  • Dr. R.T. Desai Prize for Highest Marks in Surgery at T.N. Medical College at M.S. (General Surgery) Examination (1995).
 

Work Experience

  • Senior Consultant in Department of General, Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgeries.
  • Former Associate Professor and Head of Unit of Surgery at KEM Hospital, Mumbai, is a Breast and Endocrine, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon.
  • She has worked in an endocrine and gastroenterology unit as postgraduate as well as teacher in high volume public teaching hospital in Mumbai.
  • She has extensive experience in performing elective & emergency major breast & endocrine, gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary,bariatric & trauma related surgical procedures. -She is routinely performing various laparoscopic procedures and has trained post-graduate students for all above procedures.
  • She has received specialized training in endocrine surgery from SGPGI, Lucknow. -She has completed her basic and advanced laparoscopic training from GEM Hospital, Coimbatore, and was the recipient of the IAGES fellowship for the same.
  • In a career spanning over 21 years, majority of it in a high volume teaching hospital in Mumbai,
  • She has performed well over 16000 laparoscopic and open surgical procedures. These include:Whole range of Bariatric/ Metabolic surgeries like Sleeve gastrectomy, Gastric bypass, Gastric band, ileal interposition and other procedures
 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Life Member – Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Life Member – Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES).
  • Founder Member – Association Of Minimal Access Surgeons Of India (AMASI).
  • Life Member – Indian Medical Association.
  • Life Member - All India Association for the Advancement of Research in Obesity (AIAARO).
  • Life Member – Association of Surgeons of India (ASI).
  • Life Member – Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • Life Member – Association of Breast Surgeons of India (ABSI)
  • Member – International Federation for the surgery of Obesity and Metabolic disorders
 

Medical Council Registration

KMC - 82634

Special Interests

  • Bariatric and Metabolic surgeries
  • Endocrine Surgeries
  • Laparoscopic and open gastrointestinal surgeries
  • Breast surgeries

 




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Treatments under General Surgeon

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Lobectomy