Bhubaneswar: Renowned urologist and transplant surgeon Dr Sananda Bag has joined Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS) as the Head of Renal Transplant programme.
Over the years he has successfully performed 1800 kidney transplants. His other expertise includes Laparoscopic Uro-surgery, Urological Cancers, Endo-Urology and Robotic Reconstructive Surgery.
He 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.
Dr Sananda has experience in handling kidney transplant in HIV positive recipients and transplant against ABO-incompatible barrier and Robotic Renal transplant.
Prior to KIMS, Dr Sananda Bag was also associated with Max Hospital, Mohali and Yoshoda Hospitals, Hyderabad as Chief Renal Transplant surgeon, where he has founded successful kidney transplant program.
He was also associated with many institutes across India and abroad for mentoring kidney transplant surgery. With his joining at KIMS, people of Odisha and eastern region will get benefitted by his services.