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Dr. Jalihal Umesh M

MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Gastroenterlogy)

Senior Consultant - Gastroenterology

Dr.Jalihal Umesh M is currently the Chief of Gastroenterology at Columbia Asia Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore. After Completing postgraduate degree, MD in Internal Medicine he worked as a Senior Registrar in the department of Medicine, Apollo Mallya Hospital, Bangalore and then as a Lecturer in the department of Medicine, MS Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore. He then pursued his career interest of working as a gastroenterologist by joining as a Senior Registrar in the department of Gastroenterology, TNMC and BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai. Following this, he completed his doctorate (DM) degree in Gastroenterology from the most sought after TNMC and BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai University, Mumbai in 1999 (dissertation topic being “Use of Chromoedoscopy in detection of dyplasia and early esophageal carcinoma) With his doctorate degree (DM).

He has many international publications to his credit, notable being gastric ammonia estimation in H. pylori infections (IJG 1998) and endoscopic stent placement in cancer of the esophagus (IJG 1998). He has authored a book titled "GI UPDATE FOR FAMILY PHYSICIANS," which was released during a National Conference.  Being a recipient of the Government of India National Merit Scholarship, his areas of interest are emergency and therapeutic endoscopies.He accomplished the same by actively delivering lectures through public TV programs, authoring many health articles in newspapers, delivering guest lectures on various GI diseases in medical seminars, and by being the thesis guide for many titled studies.  He has also enriched his knowledge in the GI field by being a chairperson and panelist in a number of national and international conferences in Gastroenterology.          

Speciality

  • Emergency endoscopy
  • Therapeutic endoscopy

Experience

Total Experience: Over 20 Years

  • Director and Consultant Gastroenterologist, Karnataka Gastroenterology Center, Bangalore
  • Professor and Head Department of Gastroenterology, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Saint Johns Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.
  • Senior Registrar, Department of Gastroenterology, TNMC and BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Lecturer, Department of Medicine, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore.
  • Senior Registrar, Department of Medicine, Apollo Mallya Hospital, Bangalore.

 

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