Dr Asit Arora graduated from Kasturba medical college, Mangalore, Karnataka in 2003. He was a meritorious student and scored distinction in MBBS. He has done his post-graduation in General Surgery form coveted SMS medical college Jaipur in 2007. Developed a keen interest in Gastro Intestinal Surgery and pursued super specialization in this field from the most prestigious and the leading academic institute of India, G.B.Pant Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research, New Delhi. After completing M.Ch in Surgical Gastroenterology in 2012 he joined Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), New Delhi as Assistant Professor in 2013 and was later promoted as Associate Professor of HPB Surgery where he served till September 2017.
Not only is he an astute clinician and a surgeon par excellence, his greatest strength lies in treating patients with compassion and has more than 13 years of surgical experience under his belt.
He is an avid researcher, has more than 20 national and international publications in peer reviewed journals to his name, has made more than 50 presentations across the globe in most prestigious of the scientific forums, has authored important chapters in prominent medical text books and is a leading and a sought after speakers in conferences both within and outside India.
His area of expertise includes advanced laparoscopic surgery, gastrointestinal oncosurgery, HPB surgery and Bariatric and metabolic surgery. He also has special interest in management of acute and chronic pancreatitis, surgery for portal hypertension, and minimally invasive GI onco-surgery.
In his illustrious carrier, he has received many awards and accolades which are testimony of his skills, devotion, hard work and scientific proficiency.
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI) - Life Member
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association Indian Chapter – Life Member
Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (IASG) – Life member
International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO)
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, USA (SSAT)
Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (APHPBA)
International Travel Support by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, 2011
International Grant; IASGO- Tokyo, 2012
Best Paper and Poster Award in IASG annual conference in 2014
Travel grant in Young Scientist category by ICMR, 2015
European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society Travel fellowship; Barcelona, Spain, 2015
Best Paper award in IHPBA Indian Chapter 2016