Dr Bala Chandran T G

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Dr Bala Chandran T G


Surgical Gastroenterologist

Apollo Hospitals Greams Road Chennai
  • 35 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi
  • 75 Recommendations
  •  MON-SAT | 08:00 AM-01:45 PM, 01:45 PM-04:00 PM

Awards and Achievements

  • Organizing secretary for HEPATOCON – 2001 PANCON – 2004 HPBCON – 2008 ASICON TN & P – 2005 Association of surgeon of India, TN & Pondicherry chapter, Chennai.
  • Elected secretary to ASI, Chennai city branch 2003 to 2006.
  • During this period conducted many Workshops, Seminars, Guest lectures and Symposia for the members of ASI.
  • Conducted conferences in Apollo Hospital - COLO-RECTAL IN 2013,UPPER G.I-in 2014 and PANCREAS UPDATE in 2015.

Research and Publications

  • Authored book Manual of Surgery for residents published by Jaypee Publications Written chapter in Gastro Oesophageal reflux Disease
  • Authored Manual of Gastroenterology for Nurses Written chapter in GI Annual 1994 Solitary Rectal Ulcer Syndrome Prepared a book resident manual for Medical students About “Corrosive Injuries” to oesophagus and Obstructive Jaundice was published in Medivisions.
  • About “H.Pylori and IBS” in Dinamani (Maruthuva Malar).
  • Published paper in the Indian Journal of Endocrinology, the topic of “Neuro Psychiatric problems in Insulinoma” in 2000.
  • Published “Stoma Care” book in 2011. Contributed chapters in TEXT BOOK OF SURGICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY authored by Dr.Sanjiv Haribakthi.
  • Published 20 Articles in National and International Journals



Work Experience

  • 35 Years Experience in Service:
  • Served in Tamil-Nadu Medical Service for 20 years.
  • Worked in Madras Medical College& Govt.General Hospital,in the Dept of Surgical Gastroenterology, Chennai
  • Worked as Professor in the Dept. of Surgical-Gastroenterology, Govt.Stanley Medical College&Hospital Chennai.
  • Now Working as FULL-TIME CONSULTANT IN Dept. of Surgical Gastroenterology, APOLLO-HOSPITAL, and CHENNAI.
  • TEACHER AND GUIDE FOR THE D.N.B(Surgical-gastro) Programme at Apollo Hospital, Chennai.
  • Experience in Surgery- Operated Major Surgical operations in Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic Diseases Oesophagus Stomach Gallbladder Small and large gut Spleen Operated basic and advance laparoscopic surgery Appendix Gallbladder CBD-exploration Fundoplication Pancreas Spleen Colorectal Hernias Stapler Haemorroidectomy Trained for Basic and Advanced Laparoscopic techniques at ‘Ethicon Endosurgery Institute’, MUMBAI.
  • GI Stapler training at ‘Ethicon Endosurgery’ at Chennai.
  • ERCP training at ‘Asian Institute of Gastro Enterology’, Hyderabad.
  • Liver Transplantation Program at ‘North Western University Hospital’, Chicago, USA.
  • Observer training of GI Surgery at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
  • Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Medical Sciences (SGPGI), Lucknow, UP.

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