Dr Lalit Verma

Department: Paediatric Liver Transplant, Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Designation: Senior Consultant and Paediatric Clinical Lead

Qualification: MD Paediatrics (New York Medical College), Diplomat of American Board of Paediatrics, Fellowship In Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (University Of Alberta-Canada)

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Dr. Lalit Verma is a Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Hepatologist and Liver transplant specialist. Dr Lalit Verma is an American Board Certified, who received his training in Paediatric from New York Medical College. He further did his training in Paediatric Gastroenterology and liver transplant from Stollery Children’s Hospital, Canada. Dr. Lalit has over 15 years of experience in the field. Dr. Lalit brings his vast work experience from national and international community. His area of interest are Paediatric liver transplant and liver diseases besides various gastro-intestinal and pancreatic disorders. Dr Lalit Verma is clinical lead of Paediatric Liver Transplant Program, gastro-intestinal disorders and nutrition at Global Hospital, Mumbai.

He has several firsts to his recognitions in Maharashtra, that includes youngest ABO incompatible liver transplant, liver transplant in youngest premature infant with heart defect with successful post-surgical outcome, transplant of a child with Acute Liver Failure within 48 hours of ICU admission and mono-segment graft transplant in very small (low -weight) babies. Dr. Lalit has created a benchmark for other people in medical community by performing over 4500 Paediatric procedures which includes upper endoscopy (gastroscopy), colonoscopy, H-pylori testing, foreign body removal, polypectomy to name a few.

Experience

15 Years of Experience

Experience:

  • Clinical Lead of paediatric transplant at SRCC children’s hospital- Mumbai
  • Sr. Consultant at Wockhardt Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
  • Consultant at St Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, New York- USA
  • Consultant at New York Medical College and Metropolitan Hospital, New York -USA

Expertise

  • Cadaveric and Living donor Abdominal Organ Transplants – Liver, Pancreas & Intestine (Paediatric)
  • Biliary atresia, Jaundice, Liver Cirrhosis, metabolic liver disease, PFIC, Urea Cycle defect
  • Treating and diagnosing Complex Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary diseases
  • Gastritis
  • Celiac disease
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux disease
  • Eosinophilic/allergic esophagitis
  • Esophageal and gastric motility disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Disease
  • Pancreatic Disorders
  • Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis
  • Poor weight gain and height

Membership

  • Member of North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Member of Canadian Association of Gastroenterology
  • Member of American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Medical Council of India
  • Maharashtra Medical Council

Publications

Certifications

  • New York State Board Medical License; 003907
  • Maharashtra Medical Council: 2005021065
  • American Board of Pediatric (ABP) certified: 103670

Abstracts/Posters:

  • Ranitidine use in pediatrics: current evidence-based review and recommendations, International Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics, pISSN 2349-3283
  • Canadian Medical Education Journal, Endoscopy simulation for pre-clerkship students Simulation d’endoscopie pour les étudiants , March 16, 2020 CMEJ 2020 11(1) e141-e143
  • Available at http://www.cmej.ca © 2020 Persad, Verma, Persad; licensee Synergies Partners https://doi.org/10.36834/cmej.67898
  • Consensus of Medical Nutrition Therapy in Pediatric Clinical Practice (2 to 18 Years Old) of South Asian Perspective. Ann Med Health Sci Res. 2022;12:S1:6-21.
  • Survival and prognostic value in patients with normal and hyper dynamic Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction (LVEF) American College of Cardiology 57th Annual Scientific Session 2008.
  • Resolution of massive infantile hepatic hemangio- endothelioma; consumptive hypothyroidism with propranolol treatment. Poster and oral presentation, presented at 2014 CAG Canadian Digestive Diseases Week (CDDW)/Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL)
  • Outpatient Tacrolimus trough levels immediately post- pediatric liver transplant: Preliminary quality assurance analysis; poster presentation at 2015 CAG Canadian Digestive Diseases Week (CDDW)/Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL)

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