Dr Karthik Mathivanan

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Dr Karthik Mathivanan

MBBS, DNB (gen surgery) , Fellowship in Liver transplant and hepatobiliary surgery (medanta-gurgaon)

Liver Transplant Surgeon

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
  • 8 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Tamil
  • 1 Recommendations
  • MON-SAT | 09:00 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-05:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

AWARDS:
  • Oct 2017 : Special mention poster award at IASG Pondicherry
  • May 2016: Prestigious Travel Grant Award at International Liver Transplant Symposium(ILTS), Seoul, South Korea
  • December 2009: Best paper award at the all Indian conference held by ASI in Coimbatore, TN
 

Research and Publications

  • Effectiveness of Protocol Doppler Ultrasonography in Salvaging Grafts in Post Orthotopic Liver Transplant. Liver Transplanatation, Volume 20, Issue Supplement S1, July 2014, P-201 Karthik Mathivanan, Anand Ramamurthy, Prashant Rao,Bipin Vibhute, Manish C. Varma, Mahesh Gopashetty,Anand Khakhar
  • Multivisceral transplant: First of its kind in India Indian Journal of Transplantation, Volume 8, Issue 4, October–December 2014, Page 129 Mahesh Gopasetty, Anand Khakhar, Anand Ramamurthy, Manish Verma, Bipin Vibhute, M. Karthik
  • In situ split liver transplant for two adult recipients: A single centres initial experience Indian Journal of Transplantation, Volume 8, Issue 4, October–December 2014, Pages 129-130 Karthik Mathivanan, Anand Ramamurthy, Prashant Rao, Bipin Vibhute, Manish C. Varma, Mahesh Gopashetty, Anand Khakhar
  • Simultaneous kidney–pancreas transplant for type 2 diabetes mellitus with end-stage renal disease Indian Journal of Transplantation, Volume 8, Issue 4, October–December 2014, Page 128 Karthik Mathivanan, Mahesh Gopasetty, Bipin Vibhute, Manish C. Varma, Anand Ramamurthy, Anand Khakhar
  • “Age No Bar In LDLT , Long Term Outcome in Septuagenraians from a single centre
  • “Effect of Extremes of BMI on Outcomes in Living Donor Liver Transplant - A Single Center Experience of 942 Patients

Qualification

MBBS, DNB (gen surgery) , Fellowship in Liver transplant and hepatobiliary surgery (medanta-gurgaon)

Work Experience

  • 8 years of experience in liver transplant &Hepato pancreato biliary surgery
LIVER  TRANSPLANT  AND  HPB  FELLOWSHIPS:
  • 2013-2014:  Completed  a  Clinical  Fellowship  in  Hepato-pancreato- biliary  and  Liver  and  Multi  visceral  Transplant  at  Centre  for  Liver Disease  and  Transplant  Apollo  Hospitals,  Chennai
  • 2011 - 2012: Completed a Clinical Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant (HBLT), Institute of Liver Transplant and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon, NCR, India
POSITIONS HELD:
  • 2016  Feb  -   Present:  Consultant  at  Institute  of  Liver Transplant and Regenerative  Medicine,  Medanta  -  The  Medicity,  Gurgaon,  NCR, India 
  • 2015  Jan  –  2016  Jan  :  Attending  Consultant  at  Institute  of  Liver Transplant  and  Regenerative  Medicine,  Medanta  -  The  Medicity, Gurgaon,  NCR,  India
  • 2014  –  2015  Jan:  Junior  consultant  at  the  Centre  for  Liver  Disease and  Transplant,  Apollo  Hospitals,  Chennai,  TN,  India
  • 2011  Jan  –  Aug:  Senior  Resident  at  the  Department  of  Abdominal Organ  Transplant  and  Digestive  Surgery,  Sri  Ramachandra  Medical University,  Porur,  Chennai,  TN,  India
GENERAL  SURGERY  WORK  EXPERIENCE
 
  • 2012  Dec  –  2013  March:  Senior  registrar  at  the  Institute  of  Minimally Invasive  Bariatric  and  GI  Surgery,  Global  Hospitals,  Perumbakkam, Chennai,  TN,  India
  • 2009  Nov  –  Dec:  Clinical  Clerkship  at  the  Department  of  Surgical Oncology,  Cancer  Institute,  Adyar,  Chennai,  TN,  India
  • 2007  June  –  Dec:  Medical  Officer  at  the  Department  of  Telemedicine, Sri  Ramachandra  Medical  College  Hospital,  Porur,  Chennai,  TN,India.  Was  in-charge  of  the  medical  and  technical  aspects  of  the telemedicine  mobile  unit.  Conducted  camps  in rural areas of Thiruvallur district, Tamil Nadu under the guidance of Prof. Dr. S. Thanickachlam (Cardiologist)
  • 2007  Feb  –  May:  Clinical  Observership  at  GEM  Hospital,  Coimbatore, TN,  India  under  Prof.  Dr.  C.  Palanivelu  (Gastroenterologist)
  • 2006  July  –  2007  January:  Personal  Assistant  to  Prof.  Dr.  A. Mathivanan  (then  HOD  of  the  Department  of  General  Surgery, Government  Medical  College,  Salem,  TN,  India)
  • 2006  Feb  –  2006  June:  Senior  House  Officer  at  the  Department  of General  Surgery,  Southern  Railway  Headquarters  Hospital,  Perambur, Chennai,  TN,  India
 

Certifications & Professional Memberships

FELLOWSHIPS:
  • Advanced Liver transplant Fellowship, Institute of Liver Transplant and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon, NCR, India
  • Completed a Clinical Fellowship in Hepato-pancreato-biliary and Liver and Multi visceral Transplant at Centre for Liver Disease and
  • Completed a Clinical Fellowship in Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant (HBLT), Institute of Liver Transplant and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon, NCR, India
Certifications & Professional Memberships
  • FELLOWSHIP LIVER AND HEPATOBILIARY SURGERY

Medical Council Registration

78013

Special Interests

Area of expertise in Liver Transplant

  • Acute Liver failures 
  • ABO Incompatible transplant 
  • Elderly recipients 
  • Recipients with extremes of BMI (Low weight and morbidly obese)
  • SWAP Transplant
  • Domino Transplant 
  • Pediatric including Monosegment grafts for < 10 kg babies and as well as Split liver Transplant
 

Summary

  • Dr. Mathivanan has completed his training from one of the prestigious liver transplant institutes dealing with high volume of Liver Transplant cases Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, Delhi (NCR), India. He has an experience of managing more than 1200 living as well as deceased donor transplant patients to his credit.
  • To his strength, he has done a commendable number of liver surgeries for liver and biliary duct tumors including complex liver resections for Hilar cholangiocarcinoma, hepatocellular cancers and biliary Tract tumors.
 

Treatments under Liver Transplant Surgeon

Liver Transplant