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Dr. Murtaza Calcuttawala

Assosiate Professor
Ganeral Surgery,Pad Dr D Y Patil Med College and Research Hosp.
Building C4,Flat No 902,Bramha Avenue,Near Jyoti Restaurant,Kondwa khurd,Pune 411048

Brief Biography:


1. Master of Surgery from T.N. Medical College and BYL Nair CH. Hospital, Mumbai (Mumbai University) in 2002.
2. MBBS from Grant Medical College and J.J Hospital, Mumbai in 1996.

Professional Enhancements (Seminars & Specialised Tranings)

1. BLS (Basic Life Support) at Riyadh in 2012 (3 CME).
2. ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) at Riyadh in 2011 (14 CME).
3. Colorectal Conferences at Riyadh in 2011 (30 CME).


Academic positions:

Professional Overview

1. A leading General Surgeon and a people oriented professional with 10 years of rich experience in Surgery.
2. An esteemed academician accredited with conducting teaching sessions; proficient in organizing the surgical activities in a scientific manner to facilitate the performance of various medical functions as well as interfacing with specialists & multi-speciality units to ensure world-class standards of patient care.
3. Deft in performing most basic and elective surgical procedures independently including trauma and generally improve the health of patients.
4. A keen communicator with the ability to relate to people across all levels (registrars, associate professors and professors, patients, surgeons, etc.) and motivate them towards the achievement of objectives.

Organisational Scan

1. Since June’12: Assos Prof Surgery; Dr D Y Patil Med College and Hosp,Pune
2. Jun’08-April’12: General Surgery Specialist; King Saud Medical City, Riyadh

Key Deliverables

1. Analyzing patient's medical history, medication allergies, physical condition and examination results to verify operation's necessity and to determine best procedure.
2. Operating on patients to repair injuries, prevent and treat diseases, or improve or restore patients' functions.
3. Following established surgical techniques during the operations; prescribing preoperative and postoperative treatments and procedures such as sedatives, diets, antibiotics and administering activities like preparation and treatment of the patient's operative area.
4. Examining patient to provide information on medical condition and surgical risk; diagnosing bodily disorders and providing treatments such as medicines and surgeries, in clinics, hospital wards and operating rooms.
5. Providing consultation and surgical assistance to other Physicians and Surgeons.
6. Managing surgery services including planning, scheduling and coordinating procedures and procurement of supplies and equipments.
7. Conducting research to develop and test surgical techniques that can improve operating procedures and outcomes.


Research interests:

General Surgery


Any other information:

Worked in Riyadh as Specialist in Gen Surgery in King Saud Medical City.


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