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Dr. L. Venkatakrishnan MD. DM, DNB Designation : Professor & HOD

  • MBBS
  •  MD (Internal Medicine)
  • DM (Gastroenterology)
  •  DNB (Gastroenterology)
  • 25 Years
  • Undergraduate teaching in Medicine from 1989  to 1994 at PSG IMS & R as Assistant Prof. in  Medicine.Undergraduate teaching in Medicine from 1989  to 1994 at PSG IMS & R as Assistant Prof. in  Medicine.
  • Presently teaching undergraduate and post  graduate  - MD (Gen. Med) students at  PSG IMS & R in Gastroenterology from 1999 to till date
  • Post graduate teacher for DM  Gastroenterology at  PSG IMS & R in Gastroenterology from 2009 to till date
  • Total teaching experience : 25 yrs including teaching the undergraduates and internal medicine post graduates and DM post graduates during training in Gastroenterology
  • Endoscopic Tumour Necrolysis with absolute alcohol as palliation in esophago gastric malignancies ISG Annual Conference 1995 - Cuttack (Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1995 - abstract)
  • Crohn's disease - Is it rare? Analysis of 23 cases ISG Annual Conference 1995 – Cuttack (Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1995 - abstract)
  • Alcohol ablation in hepatocellular carcinoma ISG Annual conference 1995 - Cuttack (Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1995 - abstract)
  • Pancreas divisum in acute pancreatitis ISG Annual conference 1996 - Chandigarh (Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1996 - abstract)
  • BUDD CHIARI SYNDROME - Clinical profile and management - report of 17 patients. INASL Annual Conference 1998 - Bombay(Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1998 - abstract)
  • Interferon in HBV related Cirrhotic patients - report on 20 cases INASL Annual Conference 1998 - Bombay(Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1998 - abstract)
  • Water and Electrolyte absorption in Portal Hypertension ISG Annual Conference 1998 - Pune(Published in Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1998 - abstract)
  • Endoscopic variceal ligation Vs Propranolol in variceal management -World congress surgery - Singapor 2000
  • Biliary duct injuries - Endoscopic management - International college of Surgery - Chennai 2003
  • Profile of hepatocellular carcinoma - ISG CON 2004
  • Oxidative stress in H. Pylori - ISG CON 2004
  • Scenario of hepatocelluar carcinoma in tertiary referral centre in South India in Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology – 2004
  • Thormboembolic manifestations in inflammatory bowel disease – case reports in four patients in South India in Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology – 2004
  • Oxidative stress in patients with alcohol liver disease in ISG Annual Conference in 2005 at Vizag, India
  • Profile of colonic polyps in children in Paediatric Gastroenterology Conference in 2005 October
  • Histopathological changes and oxidative stress assessment to study bacterial translocation in chronic liver disease - Annual conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology – 2006
  • The effect of garlic oil and lipid peroxidation and blood cell counts of arsenic exposed albino mice – Journal of Natural Remedies – 2006
  • Studies on Oxidative stress, insulin resistance and paraoxanase in Non alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) as a preductive risk factor for cardiovascular disease – Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 2008
  • Prevalence of Infection Among patients of Chronic Parenchymal liver disease and its sensitivity pattern – Journal of Clinical Experimental Hepatology 2011
  • Paroxanase – 1 (PON-1) – A non invasive Biomarker of Fibrosis in Chronic Liver disease - Journal of Clinical Experimental Hepatology 2011
  • Esophageal actinomycosis in a patient with Bronchogenic carcinoma treated with chemoradiation – Journal of Digestive Endoscopy 2011
  • Esophageal lipoma presenting as a long tongue – Indian J Gastroenterology 2011
  • A forgotten cause of abdominal pain – Clin. Res Hepatol. Gastroenterolog 2011
  • Profile of Tropical Sprue at our centre – E. Journal MGR Uni 2012
  • Light chain deposition disease presenting as Cholestatic Jaundice – A case report – 2012
  • Clinical Profile of autoimmune hepatitis in a tertiary care hospital
  • Clinical Profile of Hepatitis E infection over 3 yrs in a tertiary care hospital