Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

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Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

Designation of Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

Dr. Dinesh Jothimani 
Liver Specialist, Hepatologist, Gastroenterologist
Director – Hepatology and Medical Gastroenterology
Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre, Chennai, India

Profile Snapshot of Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

  • Dr. Dinesh Jothimani is a Hepatologist and Gastroenterologist with over 18 years of experience.
  • He completed his MBBS from The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 2000 and MRCP (UK) from Royal College of Physicians, London in 2004.
  • He is known for the successful treatment of numerous patients both in India and across the border.
  • Dr. Dinesh Jothimani is a liver specialist trained in the UK and Australia.
  • He cares for his patients who suffer from liver diseases and performs skillful liver transplants.
  • Dr. Dinesh Jothimani carries out endoscopic procedures including ERCPs and therapeutic endoscopies. His interests are Acute Liver Failure, Liver Transplantation, Viral Hepatitis, Autoimmune Hepatitis & ERCP

Dr. Dinesh Jothimani’s Expertise

  • Clinical Research
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Hepatitis Virus Care
  • Hepatology
  • Liver Disease
  • Liver Transplant
  • Medical Education
  • Medicine
  • Public Health Treatment

Work Experience of Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

  • National Health Service, UK; from Feb 2001 to Sept 2010
  • Consultant Hepatologist, University Hospitals of Coventry & Warwickshire, UK; from Oct 2010 to Feb 2011
  • Consultant Hepatologist, MIOT Hospitals, Chennai, India; from Apr 2011 to July 2012
  • Consultant Liver Transplant Physician, Institute of Liver Disease and Transplantation, Global Hospitals, Chennai; from Aug 2012 to Oct 2018

Dr. Dinesh Jothimani’s Qualifications

  • MBBS from Madras Medical College, Chennai, India in 2000 
  • MRCP (UK) from The Royal College of Physicians, UK in 2004 
  • CCT (UK) from General Medical Council, UK in 2010 

Memberships of Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

  • Indian Association for the Study of Liver
  • Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • General Medical Council (GMC), UK
  • European Association of Study of Liver
  • British Association of Study of Liver
  • Fellowship in Royal College of Physicians

Publications of Dr. Dinesh Jothimani

  • Management of post-liver-transplant recurrent HCV infection with directly acting antiviral drugs
  • The outcome of patients with acute liver failure due to yellow phosphorus poisoning.
  • A textbook chapter on Liver Regeneration- Elsevier Liver Transplantation
  • Role of Mycophenolate mofetil in Autoimmune hepatitis- an observational study.
  • A new era in the management of chronic hepatitis C– A review.
  • Macrophage secretory products induce an inflammatory phenotype in hepatocytes.
  • Non-invasive assessment of fibrosis in liver grafts due to hepatitis C recurrence.
  • Treatment of Autoimmune hepatitis- a review of current and evolving therapies.
  • Re: Early use of TIPS in cirrhotic patients with variceal bleeding.
  • Re: outcome of recurrent hepatitis C virus after liver transplantation in a randomized trial of monotherapy versus triple therapy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy accurately estimate the severity of steatosis provided the stage of fibrosis is considered.
  • An unusual case of gastric erosions.
  • Effect of ethnicity on the presentation and management of esophageal and gastric cancers
  • Long-term immunosuppression for prevention of non-viral disease recurrence.
  • A case report of hypertension associated with hypokalemia and hyponatremia

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