Dr. Sanjeev Kanoria
Director & Senior Consultant surgeon
MBBS from University of Calcutta in 1988
RCS (Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons) (England & Glasgow) in 1992
MBA (London Business School) in 1997
FRCS (Transplant) from intercollegiate board of UK in 2008
PhD (University College London) in 2009
Dr Sanjeev Kanoria is the Managing Director & Senior Consultant surgeon at Suasth Liver Centre (Institute for liver transplant and surgery) at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital.
Dr Sanjeev is a qualified surgeon with FRCS from the surgical colleges in UK including transplantation and is on the General Medical Council (GMC) specialist Register in the UK. He has been working in the field of liver transplant and Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) surgery for over 15 years.
He has completed certified post graduate training from well known liver transplant centers in UK and India with leading surgeons in the field: Kings College, Royal Free Hospital and Medanta and is skilled in performing adult, pediatric liver transplantation and complex liver and pancreatic surgical oncology surgery. He was part of the liver cancer network in London and has received commendation on his surgical skills and training junior surgeons in performing complex liver transplant procedures. He was voted as an outstanding teacher of surgery by medical students at the Royal Free Hospital and UCLH Medical School in London.
He received a category 1 PhD from University College London, for innovative research in reducing liver injury and his academic work has been highly rated. He has published numerous international papers and has received awards and grants for his work in reducing liver injury during surgery.
He has co-authored the chapter on liver disease in the latest edition of the well known international textbook of surgery: Bailey & Love, Short Practice of Surgery; 26th edition.
He obtained a MBA from London business school, where his thesis on reinventing health care was awarded a distinction. He has recently been included in the Who's Who of Healthcare and has been nominated for an Order of the British Empire for his service to health care over the last 20 years in the UK.
His passion is to support and develop a high quality, yet affordable liver transplant service in India. With this aim and using his management and organizational skills he has started Suasth Liver Centre an innovative team approach for providing high quality liver transplant services in India.