Bhubaneswar: Renowned Urologist and Transplant Surgeon Dr. Sananda Bag has joined the city-based Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) as Head of Renal Transplant programme.
Dr. Bag has successfully performed 1800 Kidney Transplants so far. His other expertise includes Laparoscopic Uro-surgery, Urological Cancers, Endo-Urology and Robotic Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Bag completed his MS (Surgery), MCh (Urology) & Fellowship in Renal Transplant from prestigious PGIMER, Chandigarh. He got trained in Robotic Surgery from Roswel Park Cancer Institute, New York, USA.
He has experience in handling kidney transplant in HIV positive recipients and transplant against ABO-incompatible barrier & Robotic Renal transplant.
Prior to KIMS, Dr. Bag was also associated with Max Hospital in Mohali and Yoshoda Hospitals in Hyderabad as Chief Renal Transplant surgeon, where he has founded a successful kidney transplant program.
He has been associated with many institutes across India and abroad for mentoring Kidney Transplant surgery. People of Odisha and the Eastern region of the country will get benefitted by his services, health experts said.