Gastroenterology

Dr. Yogesh Batra

Sr. Consultant & Director, BLK Hospital, New Delhi, India

Expertise: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

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Dr. Yogesh Batra received his training for Medicine (MD, 1994) and Gastroenterology (DM, 2000) at GSVM Medical College, Kanpur. After gaining his degree, he continued to research on specific topics at AIIMS (for 5 years) as pool officer and later, as a senior research officer. At AIIMS, he was part of the Liver Clinic and was involved in the development of newer modalities like MARS and ICU. He has also been a part of the Gastroenterology programmes set up at Batra and BLK and his work included setting up DNB gastroenterology programmes at both the institutes.

He has received short-term training in Liver Transplantation at the Cleveland Clinic, USA and in Therapeutic Endoscopy at Chulalongkorn Hospital, Bangkok and Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong.

He is a known name in the Gastroentrology circuit and has been invited to numerous conferences, both for lectures and paper presentations. He has multiple papers in national and international journals, has appeared on a large number of health-related TV interviews and has written a number of press articles.

  • MBBS, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur
  • MD, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur
  • DM, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
  • Over 17 years of work experience in the field of Gastroenterology
  • Currently working as Sr. Consultant & Director, BLK Hospital, New Delhi, India
  • Young Investigator award by the Indian Society of Gastroenterology and Indian Society of Liver Disease
  • Numerous papers and presentations