Dr Sumeet Kainth
MBBS, MD, DM (ILBS, New Delhi)
Hepatologist & Gastroenterologist
Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship
Special Interests: Liver & Biliary disorders
Dr Sumeet Kainth is a graduate of GMC Amritsar; completed his MD- Internal Medicine from GMC, Amritsar. He has been trained at Institute of Liver & Biliary sciences, New Delhi (a state of art institute in Liver & biliary disorders) under stalwarts (Prof. Shiv Kumar Sarin, Dr Vikram Bhatia and Dr BC Sharma) in the field of Liver & Biliary diseases (Cirrhosis Liver, Acute on chronic Liver Failure, Acute Liver Failure, Pre & post Liver Transplantation cases); where he was involved in managing all types of complicated gastro-intestinal and hepato-biliary-pancreatic cases.
He had been involved in evaluation & management of many rare liver, pancreatic & GI disorders like HVOTO, PBC, PSC, Autoimmune Hepatitis, acute & chronic pancreatitis, Ulcerative colitis & Crohn’s disease. His main field of interest is Acute on chronic liver failure, ALF, Cirrhosis liver, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, IBD.
He further did Fellowship in advanced Endoscopy (ERCP, Endoscopic ultrasound) under the leadership of Dr. Malay Sharma at SJRH, Meerut who is a pioneer in advanced endoscopies.
He is trained in various diagnostic as well as therapeutic upper GI, lower GI Endoscopic procedures and ERCP/ EUS procedures.
He did his research on Portal hypertension in Acute on chronic liver failure patients & sleep disorders in Liver cirrhosis patients during his DM & has presented his work in international conferences at Barcelona (Spain), Washington DC (USA), New Delhi, Hyderabad. He has received the most prestigious Young Investigator award (given to only 5 clinical scientists all over world in a year) for presenting his research work on ACLF patients in 2017 at Presidential plenary session, American association of study of liver disease, Washington DC, USA. Various international conferences where he has presented research papers are as follows.
- Presented paper on (Improvement in Liver Fibrosis in chronic HCV patients as assessed by Fibroscan) at International Liver congress, EASL, Barcelona, Spain – 2016
- Presented paper on ( Efficacy And Safety Of Carvedilol In Patients Of Acute-On-Chronic Liver Failure With Small Or No Esophageal Varices – A Placebo Control Open Label Randomised Trial (NCT02583698) at AASLD Liver meeting 2017 in presidential plenary session at Washington DC, USA
- Presented Oral paper (Efficacy And Safety Of Carvedilol In Patients Of Acute-On-Chronic Liver Failure With Small Or No Esophageal Varices – A Placebo Control Open Label Randomised Trial (NCT02583698) at AASLD session (Hot topics at AASLD), Hyderabad 2017
- Presented Paper (Study the spectrum of sleep disorders in Cirrhotics and role of Zolpidem in Child A, B cirrhosis patients with sleep disturbance) at Asia Pacific association for study of Liver Disease, New Delhi April 2018