Summary
Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Languages
Certification
Affiliations
Fellowships
Clinical Experience
Practical Procedures
Teaching Experience
Dissertation
Audit and Research
Accomplishments
Conferences Invited/Attended
Interests
References
Timeline
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Dr. Surbhi Bhagat

MBBS, MD (Anesthesia), FIAPM, PGdip (MSK Ultrasound)
Coimbatore,Tamil Nadu

Summary

Experienced and knowledgeable anaesthetist with comprehensive training and skill in critical care, regional and general anaesthesia, pain management and musculoskeletal ultrasound over the past 15 years.

Overview

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5
Languages
2
2
Certifications
18
18
years of post-secondary education
14
14
years of professional experience

Work History

Interventional Pain Management Consultant

G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital
Coimbatore , Tamil Nadu
2015.01 - Current
  • Set up the interventional pain management department. Treats acute 60-70 chronic pain and 100 plus acute pain patients per month.
  • 70-80 image guided interventions per month musculoskeletal and nerve blocking procedures, including TENS, yoga, counselling, physiotherapy, dry needling, trigger point injections, PRP etc.
  • Need based help in Critical care.
  • Teacher for DNB Anaesthesia trainees
  • Physiology teacher of DNB and allied health students

Consultant Anaesthetist

Kovai Medical College And Hospital
Coimbatore , Tamil Nadu
2013.05 - 2013.12
  • Consultant with interest in Regional anaesthesia
  • Started regional anaesthesia teaching and developed its unit
  • Redesigned operation theatre area
  • DNB Anaesthesia teacher

Regional Anaesthesia Fellow

Royal Derby Hospital
Derby , UK
2012.04 - 2013.02
  • Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia fellowship in upper limb
  • Performed more than 350 regional blocks
  • Participated in teaching usg guided blocks.

Intensive Care Doctor

Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Trust Hospitals.
Newcastle-upon-Tyne , UK
2009.12 - 2011.04
  • Freeman Hospital anesthetics : 22/12/2009 to 01/08/2010
  • Freeman Hospital ITU : 02/08/2010 to 05/12/2010 (Post surgical care)
  • RVI General ITU : 06/12/2010 to 05/04/2011 (Medical ICU)
  • RVI anesthetics : 06/04/2011 to 02/08/2011
  • Trauma ITU : 03/08/2011 to 01/04/2011 (Neuro & trauma critical care)

Attended over more than 700 critically ill patients and anesthetized over 1500 patients

Consultant in Anaesthesia

Bhagwati Municipal Hospital, ABCC Group
Mumbai , Maharashtra
2004.07 - 2009.11
  • Freelancing in Mumbai hospitals of northwest suburbs
  • Anaesthetized over 3000 patients independently

Education

Senior Secondary Certificate (SSC) -

Mary Immaculate Girls High School
Mumbai
1990.04 - 1992.06

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) -

Bhavans College Mumbai University
Andheri, Mumbai
1992.04 - 1994.06

MBBS - Medicine

K. J. Somaiya Medical College
Mumbai
1994.04 - 2000.06

MD - Anaesthesia

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medial College
Sion, Mumbai
2001.04 - 2004.06

Primary FRCA - Anaesthesia

Royal College Of Anaesthetists
London, UK
2011.08 - 2011.09

Fellowship in Advanced Interventions in Pain - FIPM

Centres For Advanced Pain And Spine Interventions CAPSI
Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad
2018.02 - 2019.03

Post Graduate Diploma in MSK Ultrasound - Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

UCAM
Spain
2018.04 - 2019.05

Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management -

Aesculap Academy Germany
Delhi Pain Management Centre
2019.12 - 2019.12

Fellowship in Indian Academy of Pain Medicine - FIAPM

Indian Academy Of Pain Medicine
India
2018.02 - 2020.01

Skills

Interventional Pain Management

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Languages

English

Hindi

Gujarati

Marathi

Tamil

Certification

General Medical Council, U.K. Full registration no.: 702892, (relinquished currently)

Affiliations

  • Associate of the Royal College of Anaesthetist (RCOA), London
  • Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA)
  • The Association Of Medical Consultants (AMC), Mumbai, India
  • Association of Regional Anesthesia (AORA), India
  • World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography (WAPMU)
  • Indian Society of Study of Pain (ISSP)
  • Member of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Society (MUS), New Delhi

Fellowships

  • Fellowship in Indian Academy of Pain Medicine (FIAPM) - 2020
  • Fellowship in Advanced Interventions in Pain (FIPM)-CAPSI Pain, India - 2019
  • Fellowship in USG guided Regional Anaesthesia and Pain, Derby Royal Hospital (UK) - 2013
  • Fellowship in Intensive Care, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Trust Hospitals (UK) - 2011

Clinical Experience

  • Worked in all speciality operation theatres as a resident anaesthetist : • Gen. Surgery • ENT & Ophthalmology • Gynecology & Obstetrics • Radiology • Orthopedics • Psychiatry
  • Superspeciality theatres : Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, uro-surgery (including renal transplant)
  • Pediatric surgery Plastic surgery Advanced G I surgeries (including liver transplant)
  • Trauma ward : Trauma and head injury. ITU management. ATLS.
  • Pain management : Epidural Injections, Image guided pain injections, nerve and joints, denervation procedures, usg guided intramuscular stimulation.

Practical Procedures

  • General anaesthesia - ETT and IPPV and SV and LMA, fibreoptic intubation.
  • Regional anaesthesia - Epidural, CSE, caudal epidural & subarachnoid blocks.
  • Ultrasound guided regional anaesthesia: Upper extremities: More than 100 Supraclavicular blocks. Around 50 interscalene, 20 axillary blocks with the help of ultrasound during fellowship in Derby UK.
  • Lower extremities: lumbar plexus, sciatic-femoral block, saphenous,ankle blocks. Pudendal, piriformis muscle injection, plantar fascia, knee and hip. Injections tendon sheath, plantar fascia, platelet rich plasma injections
  • Abdominal: USG guided TAP Blocks, hernia blocks, rectus sheath, fascia-iliaca blocks.
  • Central neuraxial blocks : USG Scanning and assistance for anaesthesia.
  • All Image guided pain procedures, including injection of botox, PRP.
  • ITU: USG guided arterial and venous cannulations, Managing CVVH, performing tracheostomies and weaning from the ventilator. USG on ITU scanning and drainage of pleural fluids. CO monitoring: LIDCO, PICCO, LIDCO, DOPPLER. USG for visualization of heart chambers, HFO, ECMO etc.

Teaching Experience

  • Continuous teaching of usg guided regional anaesthesia and pain management via seminars, workshops and conferences.
  • Physiology teacher for DNB postgraduates and1st year allied health students in the hospital.
  • Actively involved in teaching since fellowship days : UK ultrasound regional anaesthesia course 2013
  • Ultrasound Guided Upper Limb Course Derby: Faculty for Teaching, delivered a lecture on setting up block rooms - 2012
  • Primary FRCA teaching: Haemoglobinopathies 03/2010 Renal physiology, Nerve conduction 05/2010
  • Taught undergraduates and junior residents, subject of anesthesia including participation in case discussions, conducted seminars on one lung ventilation, anesthesia for diabetics and anesthesia in liver disease.
  • Conducted CPCR workshop giving hands on training to junior residents, nurses and students.

Dissertation

  • Ultrasound and normal ulnar nerve in adults- UCAM DIPLOMA MSK USG 2018
  • Influential role of ultrasound in the management of plantar fasciitis - UCAM DIPLOMA MSK USG 2019
  • Caudal epidural analgesia: A comparison of midazolam versus adrenalised bupivacaine with plain bupivacaine for postoperative pain relief in pediatric patients

Audit and Research

  • Patient satisfaction survey of awake shoulder surgeries at Derby Hospital.- 2012
  • Comparison of Post-operative Analgesic requirement in hips and knees patients in enhanced recovery programme at Derby Hospital.= - 2013
  • ICRA PAIN 2016 - Presentation on Influential Role of ultrasound in plantar fasciitis treatment
  • AORA - SEPT 2016 - Presented poster on ultrasound guided plantar fascia injection
  • ICRA PAIN 2017 - Presentation on low back pain survey in 500 nurses.

Accomplishments

  • One of the top five students in medical school
  • Distinction in Biochemistry and Microbiology
  • Served one year in rural Maharashtra as a medical officer.
  • Overseas Doctors Training Scheme (ODTS) to pursue higher studies in the UK - 2000
  • I have been an invited faculty at various National and International conferences and ultrasound workshops since 2013.
  • Organised free mega pain camps and continue to organise various educational programmes.
  • Conducted awareness programmes for patients and their relatives, hospital staff every year since 2015.
  • Sole Contributor in updating in Acute and Chronic pain chapters in leading international anaesthesia textbook - 2020.

Conferences Invited/Attended

  • AIM-P 2020 - Faculty for first virtual international pain conference; presented lecture on techniques of RFA for Shoulder joint pain and moderator for Cancer Pain session
  • March 2020 - Organised and conducted 2nd workshop on sonoanatomy of peripheral nerves at GKNM Hospital
  • Feb 2020- Dardia Pain USG guided pain interventions workshop faculty
  • ISSPCON - 2020 Ahmedabad - awarded Indian academy of pain medicine fellowship
  • ICRA PAIN - Attended 2019 Nagpur
  • Regional organiser of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Society International Conference (MUSK) 2019 - Aug 2019 Ganga Hospital - Coimbatore
  • MSKCON 2019 Aurangabad Musculoskeletal Cadaveric workshop and conference
  • Conducted workshop on sonoanatomy of peripheral nerves at GKNM Hospital - 2019
  • Faculty in USG workshop by C-APURA by British Anaesthesia and
  • Pain Academy, UK - Delhi Jan 2019
  • Attended - 1st UCPM conducted by WAPMU in Bangalore Nov 2018
  • IAPCON 2018 - faculty for USG cancer pain interventions workshop at AIIMS - Delhi
  • Organiser of IASP Sept pain awareness month in GKNMH, conducting lectures and competitions to create pain awareness in staff, patients and their relatives, yearly since 2107
  • IAPCON 2017 – invited for lecture on cancer pain interventions at International Palliative Care conference- Coimbatore
  • ICRA Pain 2017 Pune - Paper on Low Back Pain in Nurses.
  • Organised free mega pain camp - APRIL 2016 - 3 Days in GKNMH
  • ICRA Pain 2016 - presented paper on USG guided pain injection
  • AORA - Sept 2016 Hyderabad - Presented paper on USG Guided Plantar Fasciitis Injections & attended workshop on usg guided neuraxial blocks – by Manoj Karmarkar
  • ICRA Pain 2015 Kolkata - attended workshop on usg guided pain blocks.
  • Global Update on Pain 2015 Mumbai- basic and advanced fluoro guided interventional pain procedures.
  • AORA - Pune Sept 2013
  • Jan 2013 - presented audit on Patient Satisfaction Survey under Regional Anaesthesia for Shoulder Surgery (AWAKE) – Derby Royal Hospital
  • ESRA - Bordeaux, France Sept 2012 - European Society Of Regional Anesthesia Conference.
  • NERSA - Oct 2010 USG Regional anaesthesia course.UK.
  • NEAT- 2010 - AWAKE fibreoptic intubation course at Newcastle NHS Trust Hospitals
  • Transfer training course and dealing with emergencies - 2010- Newcastle NHS Trust Hospitals, UK
  • Audit meetings attended - Jan – Aug 2010
  • ACLS (AHA): Feb 2009.
  • IAPA (Indian association of pediatric anesthesiologist) Feb 2009 1st National Conference
  • TNMC Anesthesia meet Jan 2009
  • TNMC Anesthesia meet June 2006
  • Association of Practicing Anesthesiologist Jan 2009 of North west suburbs of Mumbai April 2006 2007 2008
  • ISA Mumbai ISACON Oct 2005

Interests

Sports, Finance, Travel

References

  • Dr. Selvarajan, Consultant and HOD Anaesthesia - KMCH, Coimbatore
  • Dr. Nagamani Sen, ex-HOD Pain Management - GKNM hospital, Coimbatore
  • Dr. (Maj) Pankaj Surange - IPSC - Pain management - New Delhi

Timeline

Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management -

Aesculap Academy Germany
2019.12 - 2019.12

Post Graduate Diploma in MSK Ultrasound - Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

UCAM
2018.04 - 2019.05

Fellowship in Advanced Interventions in Pain - FIPM

Centres For Advanced Pain And Spine Interventions CAPSI
2018.02 - 2019.03

Fellowship in Indian Academy of Pain Medicine - FIAPM

Indian Academy Of Pain Medicine
2018.02 - 2020.01

Interventional Pain Management Consultant

G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital
2015.01 - Current

Consultant Anaesthetist

Kovai Medical College And Hospital
2013.05 - 2013.12

Regional Anaesthesia Fellow

Royal Derby Hospital
2012.04 - 2013.02

Primary FRCA - Anaesthesia

Royal College Of Anaesthetists
2011.08 - 2011.09

Intensive Care Doctor

Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Trust Hospitals.
2009.12 - 2011.04

General Medical Council, U.K. Full registration no.: 702892, (relinquished currently)

2009-12

Consultant in Anaesthesia

Bhagwati Municipal Hospital, ABCC Group
2004.07 - 2009.11

MD - Anaesthesia

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medial College
2001.04 - 2004.06

Certificate of registration by Maharashtra Medical Council Reg.: No.: 2000/03/1740. Recognized by the Medical Council of India.

2000-03

MBBS - Medicine

K. J. Somaiya Medical College
1994.04 - 2000.06

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) -

Bhavans College Mumbai University
1992.04 - 1994.06

Senior Secondary Certificate (SSC) -

Mary Immaculate Girls High School
1990.04 - 1992.06
Dr. Surbhi BhagatMBBS, MD (Anesthesia), FIAPM, PGdip (MSK Ultrasound)