Dr Piramanayagam P

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Dr Piramanayagam P



Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
  • 10 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Tamil
  • 138 Recommendations
  • MON-SAT | 08:00 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-02:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Second prize in poster plenary session of 16th Annual conference of INASL , March 2008, Delhi for poster on: Tolerability, safety and efficacy of combination treatment with interferon and ribavirin for chronic hepatitis C in special situations-post renal transplant and hematological disorders. 
  • ISG Systopic award at 49th Annual conference of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology, September 2008,Delhi for poster on: Retreatment of HCV relapsers and non responders on interferon treatment

Research and Publications

Original research articles

  • Piramanayagam P, Tahir M, Sharma SK, Smith-rohrberg D, Biswas A, Vajpayee M. Persistently high HIV seroprevalence among adult tuberculosis patients at a tertiary care centre in Delhi.
  • Indian J Med Res. 2007;125(2):163-7 2. Kadhiravan T, Piramanayagam P, Banga A, Gupta R, Sharma SK. Lemierre's syndrome due to community-acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection and presenting with orbital cellulitis: a case report. J Med Case Reports. 2008 ;2: 374
  • Amruthesh TM, Piramanayagam P, Palaniswamy KR An unusual cause for iron deficiency anemia in an elderly male.
  • Journal of Digestive Endoscopy 2011; 2(4):1-2
  • Paramasivan P, Venkatesh SP, Vyas V. Transfusion for acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding. N Engl J Med. 2013; 368(14):1361-2.

Review articles & book chapters

  • Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Amoebic liver abscess. GI Surgery Annual 2006; 13; 141-150
  • Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Controversies in the management of hepatitis B. Hepatitis B Annual 2006;3 (1); 165-179 5. Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Epidemiology and natural history of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2007; 43 (4);139-150 6. Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Hepatitis B: News from the research world Hepatitis B Annual 2007;4 (1); 133-145 7. Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Emerging therapies in inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Chapter in ECAB Clinical Update: Gastroenterology/Hepatology (2008); Elsevier Publication.Pg 73-99 
  • Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. An approach to hepatitis. Chapter in ECAB Clinical Update: Gastroenterology/Hepatology (2008); Elsevier Publication.Pg 3-13
  • Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease:The Global epidemic Ann Natl Acad Med Sci (India) 2009; 45 (2);83-95
  • Choudhuri G, Piramanayagam P. Etiopathogenesis and diagnosis of gallbladder cancer. Chapter in ECAB Clinical Update: Gastroenterology/Hepatology (2009); Elsevier Publication.Pg 22-39
  • Piramanayagam P, Palaniswamy KR Interventional Endoscopic ultrasound: Current status. Apollo Medicine 2010; 7 (4); 289- 293
  • Piramanayagam P Endoscopic ultrasound Chapter in Apollo Surgical Course 2010
  • Piramanayagam P Barrett’s esophagus Chapter in Apollo Surgical Course 2012



Work Experience

  • Working in Apollo Hospitals since last Assignment

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Member, Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • Member, Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Member, Asian EUS Group

Medical Council Registration


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