He has joined as the head of Medical Gastroenterology & Hepatology
HCMCT Manipal Hospitals has announced the appointment of Dr (Col) Avnish Seth as the Head of Gastroenterology & Hepatology. He will also drive all organ and tissue donation initiatives at Manipal Hospitals. Dr Seth has over 25 years of expertise in gastroenterology and liver diseases including many clinical landmarks first in his field and was honoured with the Vishisht Seva Medal by the President of India in 2009.
Dr Avnish Seth and his team will strengthen the gastroenterology and hepatology programme and also the organ retrieval and transplant to provide the best possible care for patients in Delhi NCR. He is member of Apex Technical Committee of National Organ & Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) and his S-DOT (Seth-Donation of Organs & Tissues) score is widely quoted to assess hospitals for best practices in organ donation. Dr Seth’s expertise lies in the areas of advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures including pediatric endoscopy and management of all gastrointestinal and liver diseases. He has memberships and fellowships from some of the most prestigious institutions in the world. A recognised postgraduate teacher for 20 years, he has over 10 publications to his name.