Dr. Rajeev Redkar
Department of Pediatric Surgery
M.Ch.(Paed. Surg), FRCS, DNB, MS (General Surgery), FCPS, IAS

Profile

Area Of Interest

  • Pediatric Gastro- Intestinal

Awards and Recognition

  • COOPER PRIZE FOR BEST SURGICAL THESIS - 1991
  • BEST INTERN’S AWARD FOR THE YEAR - 1987
  • ALL ROUND MEDICAL STUDENT AWARD - 1986
  • BAHADURJI SURGICAL SCHOLARSHIP - 1986
  • F.C.P.S. General Surgery - Gold Medal - 1993
  • Awarded the ‘MOST OUTSTANDING YOUNG PERSON’S AWARD’ in Bombay by the BOMBAY JAYCEES ASSOCIATION
  • FIRST in merit list at the ALL INDIA M.Ch. Entrance Examination held for entrance to M.Ch. Courses.
  • FIRST in merit in the LECTURER’S post interview conducted by the Municipal Medical Staff Selection Board for appointing Lecturers in General Surgery in Municipal Hospitals of Bombay.
  • SECOND in the merit list at the Master in Chirurgie (Paediatric Surgery) Examination held by the University of Bombay.
  • Passed the Fellowship of the College of Physicians & Surgeons Examination of the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Bombay in March 1993 - Secured Dr L R Patel Medal for standing first amongst all the candidates.
  • Awarded the BAI NASSERWANJI COOPER PRIZE for the BEST THESIS ON SURGICAL PROBLEM for the year 1991.
  • Awarded the BEST PAPER AWARD at the XIIIth Annual Conference of the Maharashtra Chapter of the Association of Surgeons in February 1991.
  • Selected as the BEST INTERN (Dr NINA DAHEJA PREMCHAND PRIZE) at KEM Hospital for the year 1987.
  • Awarded the POST GRADUATE MERIT SCHOLARSHIP by the Bombay University for post graduate studies from 1988 to 1992.
  • Attended the PAEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT Course conducted by the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Paediatrics
  • SELECTION FOR THE INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE Ranked 69th in the most coveted services examination conducted for the INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE, Government of India in which 101 candidates were selected of the 400,000 that appeared all over India. Was the only candidate from the Maharashtra state to have been appointed to the post from 1982 to 1987.

Research Publications

  • Redkar RG : Leprosy was a socio medical disease - Journal of General Practice Vol. 14 No. 6 : 14 -16, December 1987. (Dr R G Dhayagude Memorial Prize winning essay for a socio-medical topic).
  • Redkar RG, Sathe SS, Dalvi AN, Kulkarni BA, Mathur SK : Endoscopic diagnosis and management of non-variceal haemorrhage - Indian Journalof Gastroenterology Vol. 8 No. 4, October 1989
  • Supe AN, Sathe SS, Redkar RG, Dalvi AN, Kulkarni BA, Shah PP : Amoebic pericarditis following ruptured right liver lobe abscess - Indian Journalof Gastroenterology Vol. 10 No. 3, July 1991
  • Redkar RG, Sathe SS, Dalvi AN, Kulkarni BA, Supe AN, Chandrasekhar, Vora IM : Ileo-colic intussusception due to extensive benign lymphoid hyperplasia of the ileo-caecal region - Journal of Post Graduate Medicine Vol. 37 No. 3 :177-178, July 1991
  • Redkar RG, Sathe SS, Dalvi AN, Kulkarni BA, Mathur SK :Factors influencing rebleed rate and mortality in patients undergoing endoscopic emergency sclerotherapy (Best paper prize) - Indian Journal of Gastroenterology Vol. 9 No. 4, November 1990
  • Redkar RG :Varicose Veins - Science Today (2000 AD) - Times of India Publication Vol. 25 No. 5 : 44 - 45, June 1991
  • Redkar RG : Bactibilia - prediction, bacteriology, antibiotic selection and correlation with postoperative sepsis (Best thesis prize) - Thesis for the University of Bombay March 1991
  • Oak SN, Redkar RG, Kapur VK : Posterior midline cervical foetal cystic hygroma - aetiology and natural history - Journal of Post Graduate Medicine Vol. 38 No. 2 :94 - 96, April to June 1992
  • Redkar RG, Oak SN, Kapur VK : Fibrolamellar carcinoma of liver: a tumour of adolescents with distinctive clinico pathological features - Indian Journal of Cancer. Submitted for publication.
  • Oak SN, Redkar RG, Kapur VK : Congenital asplenia syndrome - Indian Journal of Surgery Vol. 54 No. 2 : 99 - 100, February 1992