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DR. ABHIJIT DAS

CONSULTANT - THORACIC SURGICAL ONCOLOGY


Dr Abhiijit Das is an eminent surgeon specialized in Thoracic Oncology. He has undergone training in Thoracic Surgical Oncology from Renowned Cancer Centres. He specializes in Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and Robotic assisted Thoracoscopic surgery (RATS) for the management of lung, oesophageal and mediastinal tumours. Chest wall tumour resection and reconstructions. He is an expert in using Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), Trans-bronchial needle aspiration (TBNA) and Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in the management of thoracic malignancies. Dr Abhiijit is highly interested in the Cancer Research.

Education & Training

 

  • Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh University
  • Master of General Surgery from Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University
  • MCh in Surgical Oncology from Cancer Institute, Chennai
  • Fellowship in Thoracic Surgery (Oncology) from Seoul National University Hospital, South Korea

Professional Work

 

  • Assistant Professor in the Division of Thoracic Oncology, Department of Surgical Oncology, Cancer Institute
  • Affiliation with Professional Societies like Association of Surgeons of India, Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, Indian Association of Surgical Oncology, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, Indian Society for study of Lung Cancer, Society of Surgical Oncology, European Society of Thoracic Surgery, European Respiratory Society.

Publications

 

  • Participated and made Paper presentation at various National & International Conferences and has won many renowned awards
  • Published many articles in peer review reputed journals and also contributed and also contributed in books and chapters

Areas of Expertise

 

  • Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)
  • Robotic assisted Thoracoscopic surgery (RATS) for the management of lung, oesophageal and mediastinal tumors. Chest wall tumor resection and reconstructions
  • Use of Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS), Trans-bronchial needle aspiration (TBNA) and Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in the management of thoracic malignancies.

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