Liver Transplant Surgeon Kochi: Dr. Abhishek Yadav is a well known gastrointestinal, liver diseases and transplantation specialist. He has more than 10 years of experience in managing and handling patients with complex liver issues and has wide experience in HPB Surgery and Liver Transplantation. He currently practises at the VPS group of hospitals and is the director of the comprehensive liver care institute at VPS Lakeshore Hospital in Kochi. Dr. Abhishek’s previous experiences included working as a consultant in the unit of Liver Transplantation at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, and was also instrumental in setting up Liver Transplant programs at various centers across the country and abroad prominent one’s being Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore Pakistan, and at Karachi where he was invited multiple times to perform transplant surgeries and to train the local surgeons.
Some complex cases of Liver Transplant performed at VPS Lakeshore Hospital Kochi
Liver Transplant in eight-month old underweight baby
The child, Rabeeh, suffered from a rare condition called biliary atresia for which he had undergone a surgery earlier which could not cure him. Rabeeh had deep jaundice with bilirubin levels 42 times of the normal. A team of expert doctors of the hospital led by Dr Abhishek Yadav, Liver Transplant Surgeon (Kochi, VPS Lakeshore Hospital) evaluated him and decided that the only possible cure for him was a liver transplantation.
Liver Transplant from Mother to Daughter
Saritha was diagnosed with acute liver failure. This was a highly complicated surgery lasting 16 hours and was performed by a medical team comprising Dr. Abhishek Yadav (Liver Transplant Surgeon Kochi) , Dr. H. Ramesh, Dr. Mohan A Matthew, and Dr. Haricumar Nair, and supported by 40 other members including doctors, nurses and technicians.
Liver Transplanted in 13-month-old
Little Hana, 13-month-old, was suffering from biliary atresia, a congenital liver disease. She was brought in with failing liver and severe blood stream infection and jaundice. She was saved by a complex liver transplantation at VPS Lakeshore Hospital.