Dr. Vivek Vij
MBBS, MS, MRCS, DNB
Director – Liver Transplant and Hepato Pancreato Biliary Surgery – Fortis Memorial Research Institute.
21+ Years Of Experience
800 Liver Transplants, Living Donor Liver Transplant, Split Liver Transplant, Swap Liver Transplant
Youngest Liver Transplant Surgeon to complete 800 Liver Transplants Independently.
Team has cumulative Experience of 2500 Liver Transplants.
First Transplant Surgeon from South Asia to publish series of papers on Laparoscopic Donor Hepactomy in Liver Transplant.
Revolutionary Liver Transplant specialist credited for creating standardized Liver Donor safety protocols for Living donor Liver Transplants to achieve 100% Donor safety profile.
World’s Lowest Biliary Complication rates (<4%) in Living Donor Liver Transplant
Dr. Vivek Vij is a pioneer Liver Transplant surgeon who has contributed in developing living Donor surgery and making standard protocols for achieving 100% Donor safety. He is the first liver specialist from South Asia to publish papers on laparoscopic donor hepactomy in Liver Transplantation. Dr. Vij is credited to establish Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Sciences in Fortis group of Hospitals, starting from Fortis Noida, then Fortis Mohali and Fortis Memorial Research Institute.
He is one of the youngest Liver Transplant Surgeon to complete over 800 Liver Transplants independently, His team has a cumulative experience of over 2500 Living Donor Liver transplants with the lowest(<4%) biliary complication rate in the world. At his FMRI Center he also run a fellowship program to train young Doctors and Paramedic staff in Liver Transplants. He is credited with over 50 research papers published in National and International Liver Transplant Journals.
Education & Training:
MBBS - B.J.M.C, Pune
Program Director – Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplantation, Fortis, Mohali.
Consultant – Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
International Hepato - Pancreato - Biliary Association
International Liver Transplant Society.
Indian Society of Organ Transplant
Accomplishment / Awards:
Roche Preceptorship, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS), Chicago