Prof. Chintamani MS, FRCS(Ed.), FRCS(Eng.),FRCS(Glas.), FRCS (Irel.), FACS, FICS, (Surg Oncol), FIMSA
He is presently a Professor of Surgery at VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi.He is a fellow of all the four Royal Colleges of UK, and American College of Surgeons. He is an examiner for the MRCS —The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK, besides being an examiner for MS, Mch (Surg.Oncol) examinations of All India Institute of Medical Sciences and various Indian universities. Known for his teaching and operating skills, he is actively involved in the teaching and training of undergraduates, postgraduates and post-doctoral (Mch, DNB Surg. Oncol. ) students.
He is well known for his postgraduate Master classes that happen across the country and especially as SCOPE course in New Delhi.
He is the Chairman/Editor in Chief: Indian Journal of Surgery, He is Fellow of The Royal Society of Medicine, UK, Governor—American College of Surgeons [“Governor at Large—GAL”], He is presently the President of Asian Society of Mastology—ASOMA, Governing Council Member—Association of Surgeons of India(2009–2015), President—Association of Surgeons of India (Delhi chapter-2015), President—Association of Breast Surgeons of India (2013–2015), Hon. Secretary, The Association of Surgeons of India-2012, Joint Editor:—Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology, He has authored more than 10 books in surgery including chapters in various books of surgery. He has published more than 100 scientific papers in various International journals. He has conducted various trials including RCTs in cancer.
The Editorial Assistant:
Dr Sukriti Rastogi is a postgraduate student of Surgery and has contributed significantly towards the editing and development of this book.
She has a keen interest in the field of Surgery and is developing in to a fine author and surgeon under the mentorship of Dr Chintamani.
Dr Rajkumar Singh, Senior Resident in Surgery at VMMC, Safdarjang Hospital , contributed significantly by compiling and collecting the data