Dr Hema T

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Dr Hema T

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

General Surgeon

  • 23 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Kannada
  • 1265 Recommendations
  • FRI | 03:45 PM-04:30 PM

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).
 

Qualification

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

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

 

Summary

Dr. Hema T, a surgeon with extensive experience in a number of surgical specialities, is working as a Senior Consultant Minimal Access and Bariatric/ Metabolic surgeon. She is an expert at performing a wide range of advanced laparoscopic, GI, Bariatric, Endocrine and Breast surgeries, with the skill, expertise and maturity of over 21 years of high volume experience and teaching.

Treatments under General Surgeon

Lobectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy