Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz, Paediatric Surgeon, Bangalore
Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz
MBBS, MS, MCh
Senior Consultant- Mazumder Shaw Medical Centre, Bangalore
Director- Liver Transplant Unit, Narayana Hrudalaya Women and Child Institute (NHWCI)
Department- Pediatric Surgery
Procedures Expertised :
Pediatric urology, kidney transplantation, liver transplantation, reconstructive urology surgery, hepato biliary surgery, surgery for uro genital abnormalities
Introduction of Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz
Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz is a leading and highly experienced pediatric surgeon in Bangalore currently working with the group of Narayana Hrudalaya hospitals. He is a Senior Consultant of Pediatric surgery at Mazumder Shaw Medical Centre and the Director of Liver Transplant Unit at Narayana Hrudalaya Women and Child Institute, Bangalore. His specialization in pediatric liver transplants makes him one of the best surgeons in the world in the field of pediatric surgery. Since the time he joined the institute he has performed 30 pediatric liver transplants with successful results. His area of interest includes pediatric urology surgery, reconstructive urology, uro genital abnormality surgery, congenital abnormality, urinary incontinence, neonatology, liver transplant, kidney transplant and hepato biliary surgeries.
Dr. Ashley D’cruz holds an extensive experience of over three decades in the field of pediatric surgery. He made it to the news headlines worldwide in the successful separation of conjoined twins from Nigeria of which he was the principle surgeon. Prior to joining Narayana Hrudalaya he was associated at St. John’s Hospital in Bangalore where he was instrumental in starting the Pediatric surgery department along with serving as the Medical Superintendent of the hospital. The liver transplant unit at NHWCI is one of the largest in India and performs probably the highest number of successful liver transplant surgeries every year.
Dr. Ashley D’cruz holds memberships of various medical associations and is currently the president of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons. He finds interest in academics as well and has taught and trained several young pediatric surgeons. He has several publications to his credit in renowned medical journals. He regularly attends conferences and scientific meetings both in the national and international platform and is also invited as a guest faculty by many institutions. He has delivered numerous lectures and speeches and made presentations and shared his experience and knowledge on a global platform. Like many a doctors in India, he too aims to make the cost of medical treatment affordable to the backward sections of the society. He regularly organizes workshops and medical camps along with other physicians and surgeons to help those who are in dire need of better medical treatments.
Work Experience of Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz
- Senior Consultant, Pediatric Surgery, Mazumder Shaw Medical Centre, Bangalore, Bangalore, Present
- Director, Liver Transplant Unit, Narayana Hrudalaya Women and Child Institute, Bangalore, Present
- Medical Superintendent and Chief Consultant, Pediatric Surgery, St. John’s Hospital, Bangalore
Education of Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz
- MS, General Surgery
- MCh, Pediatric Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
Memberships of Dr. Ashley Lucien Joseph D’cruz
- Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons, President