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Dr. Sunil Shroff

Primary Speciality : Urology

Secondary Speciality : Transplantation - Kidneys

Dr. Sunil Shroff
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Qualification MBBS, FRCS, Dip. Urology, MS
Experience 34 Years
Location Chennai, India
Language(s) Known Tamil / English / Hindi

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Dr. Sunil Shroff is a Senior Consultant Urologist & Kidney Transplant Surgeon and Social Entrepreneur who has been instrumental in establishing the deceased donation and transplantation programme in India.



PRIMARY LOCATION 

Madras Medical Mission Hospital

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Address

4-A Dr.J.Jayalalitha Nagar, Mogappair,

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

Contact Person : Praveen

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Specialities Available at this Location

  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Andrology
  • Urology

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Working Hours

Mon-Wed:10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

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Additional Locations 

MGM Healthcare Pvt Ltd

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Address

New No 72, Old No 54 Nelson Manickam Road,
Aminjikarai,

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

Contact Person : Kennedy

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Services Available at this Location

  • Blood Bank
  • Day and Night Pharmacy
  • Trauma Care for Accident
  • Ambulance

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Specialities Available at this Location

  • Andrology
  • Urology
  • Transplantation - Kidneys

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Working Hours

Wed:05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

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EDUCATION

  • MBBS - PW Medical College, Patna - 1977
  • FRCS - Surgery - 1986
  • MS - General Surgery - 1982
  • Dip. Urology - 1990
education

AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE

  • Promoting Organ Donation in India after brain death Using Information technology for healthcare and improving patient management
Areas of Special Interest and Expertise

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

  • Outstanding Contribution to Society - by MITHRA, Chennai. 2000
  • Awarded to deliver Oration at Jodhpur Medical College Hospital in memory of their famous surgeon. 2005
  • Awarded to Deliver Orations on Deceased Donation by Indian Medical Association, Vijayawada. 2008
  • Social Entrepreneur of the Year from TIECON [TIE- The Indus Entrepreneur], Chennai. 2010
  • Agarwal Excellance Award - Agarwal Samaj of Tamil Nadu 2011
  • Best Teachers Award by Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai , Tamil Nadu 2012
  • Recipient of Lifetime Achievement from Rotary International, Annanagar, Chennai. 2007
  • Prof. S.M.Nawab Memorial Oration at Annual Conference of Association of Surgeons of India, Bihar Chapter [BASICON 2012 ] held at Purnea , Bihar 2012
awards

PUBLICATIONS

  • 1994 Shroff, Sunil; Lee, John O.; Townsend, A.R. (1994). "Spontaneous Rupture of Bladder in Pregnancy". Urologia Internationalis 52 (3): 179-80
  • 1995 Shroff, S (1995). "Treatment of ureteric stones. Comparison of laser and pneumatic lithotripsy and intracorporeal lithotripsy with the Swiss lithoclast". British journal of urology 75 (6): 810
  • 2009 Shroff S. Legal and ethical aspects of organ donation and transplantation. Indian J Urol. 2009 Jul;25(3):348-55. doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.56203. PMID: 19881131; PMCID: PMC2779960.
  • 2010 Abraham G, Shroff S, S M, Reddy YN, Mathew M, Sundaram V, Reddy YN. Long-term outcomes using deceased donor kidneys from cobra bite brain dead victims. Transplantation. 2010 Sep 27;90(6):689-91. doi: 10.1097/TP.0b013e3181ebc0b4. PMID: 20847633
  • 2010 Venkatesan N, Shroff S, Jayachandran K, Doble M. Polymers as ureteral stents. J Endourol. 2010 Feb;24(2):191-8. doi: 10.1089/end.2009.0516. PMID: 20073560.
  • 2010 Abraham G, Shroff S, Nayak KS, Matcha J, Rajapurkar M, Reddy YN, Sundaram V, Reddy YN. Deceased-donor renal transplantation program in India. Kidney Int. 2010 Mar;77(5):378-80. doi: 10.1038/ki.2009.494. PMID: 20150935.
  • 2010 Venkatesan N, Shroff S, Jeyachandran K, Doble M. Effect of uropathogens on in vitro encrustation of polyurethane double J ureteral stents. Urol Res. 2011 Feb;39(1):29-37. doi: 10.1007/s00240-010-0280-7. Epub 2010 Jun 2. PMID: 20517602
  • 2012 Abraham G, Reddy YN, Amalorpavanathan J, Daniel D, Roy-Chaudhury P, Shroff S, Reddy Y. How deceased donor transplantation is impacting a decline in commercial transplantation-the Tamil Nadu experience. Transplantation. 2012 Apr 27;93(8):757-60. doi: 10.1097/TP.0b013e3182469b91. PMID: 22245870.
  • 2012 Looze KD, Shroff S. Can presumed consent overcome organ shortage in India? Lessons from the Belgian experience. Natl Med J India. 2012 May-Jun;25(3):168-71. PMID: 22963299
  • 2012 Comparative characterization of renal calculi from patients with clinical disorders. Nandakumar, V., Krishnasamy, K., Dhavamani, J., Shroff, S., Doble, M. Clinical Biochemistry, 2012, 45(13-14), pp. 1097-1098
  • 2014 Amalorpavanathan J, Shroff S, Karunakaran CE, Castro R. Annual Report from Tamil Nadu Organ Sharing Registry for the Year 2013. Chennai 2014. Available from: http://www.tnos.org/pdf/report.pdf.
  • 1998 Krishnamurthy R, Aparajitha C, Abraham G, Shroff S, Sekar U, Kuruvilla S. Renal aspergillosis giving rise to obstructive uropathy and recurrent anuric renal failure. Geriatric nephrology and urology. 1998 Oct;8(3):137-9
  • 1998 Anantharaman P, Abraham G, Shekar U, Moorthy A, Shroff S, Soundararajan P. Klebsiella endocarditis in the early post-operative period after renal transplantation. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation: official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association-European Renal Association. 1998 Oct 1;13(10):2665-6.
  • 1999 Abraham G, Padma G, Mathew M, Shroff S. How to set up a peritoneal dialysis program: Indian experience. Peritoneal dialysis international. 1999 Feb;19(2_suppl):184-6
  • 1999 Suppiah R, Abraham G, Sekhar U, Mathew M, Shroff S, Soundararajan P. Nocardial endophthalmitis leading to blindness in a renal transplant recipient. Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation: official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association-European Renal Association. 1999 Jun 1;14(6):1576-7
  • 2000 Millwala FN, Abraham G, Shroff S, Soundarajan P, Rao R. Spontaneous renal allograft rupture in a cohort of renal transplant recipients: a tertiary care experience. InTransplantation proceedings 2000 (Vol. 32, No. 7, pp. 1912-1913).
  • 2000 Hinduja A, Abraham G, Eapen G, Shroff S, Rao R. An early experience with Simulect (basiliximab): an IL-2 receptor antibody. InTransplantation proceedings 2000 (Vol. 32, No. 7, pp. 1739-1740).
  • 2003 Shroff S, Navin S, Abraham G, Rajan PS, Suresh S. Cadaver organ donation and transplantation: an Indian perspective. InTransplantation proceedings 2003 (Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 15-17).
  • 2003 Thanka J, Kuruvilla S, Abraham G, Shroff S, Kumar BA, Ranjitham M. Bilateral renal papillary necrosis due to Candida infection in a diabetic patient presenting as anuria. JOURNAL-ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS OF INDIA. 2003 Sep 1;51:919-20
  • 2003 Abraham G, Mathew M, Gopalakrishnan P, Sankarasubbaiyan S, Shroff S. Are three exchanges suitable for Asian patients on peritoneal dialysis? Perit Dial Int. 2003 Dec;23Suppl 2:S45-7. PMID: 17986556
  • 2005 Vijayalakshmi K, Vettriselvi V, Krishnan M, Shroff S, Vishwanathan KN, Jayanth VR, Paul SF. Polymorphisms at GSTM1 and GSTP1 gene loci and risk of prostate cancer in a South Indian population. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2005 Jul-Sep;6(3):309-14. PMID: 16235991
  • 2005 Vijayalakshmi K, Vettriselvi V, Krishnan M, Shroff S, Jayanth VR, Paul SF. Cytochrome p4501A1 gene variants as susceptibility marker for prostate cancer. Cancer Biomark. 2005;1(4-5):251-8. doi: 10.3233/cbm-2005-14-508. PMID: 17192049.
  • 2006 Shroff S. Permanent peritoneal dialysis catheter implantation. Indian Journal of Peritoneal Dialysis. 2006;10:21-7
  • 2006 Jaik NP, Sajuitha K, Mathew M, Sekar U, Kuruvilla S, Abraham G, Shroff S. Renal abscess. Japi. 2006 Mar;54:241-3
  • 2006 Krishnaswamy V, Kumarasamy T, Venkatesan V, Shroff S, Jayanth VR, Paul SFD. South Indian men with reduced CAG repeat length in the androgen receptor gene have an increased risk of prostate cancer. J Hum Genet. 2006;51(3):254-257. doi: 10.1007/s10038-005-0346-5. Epub 2006 Jan 26. PMID: 16437189
  • 2013 Singh Rajender, et al. Longer (TA)n Repeat but Not A49T and V89L Polymorphisms in SRD5A2 Gene May Confer Prostate Cancer Risk in South Indian Men. Journal of Andrology. 2 Jan 2013. https://doi.org/10.2164/jandrol.108.007377[Wiley Online Library]
  • 2013 Evolution of deceased-donor transplantation in India with decline of commercial transplantation: a lesson for developing countries. Abraham, G., Reddy, Y.N.V., Reddy, Y.N.V., ...Mathew, M., Saravanan, S. Kidney International Supplements, 2013, 3(2), pp. 190-194
  • 2014 Medical expulsive therapy in acute colic are we justified?. Hariharasudhan, S., Ragoori, D., Krishnamoorthy, S., Shroff, S., Rajamanickam, M.G. Open Urology and Nephrology Journal, 2014, 7(1), pp. 60-63
  • 2014 Spontaneous rupture of urinary bladder (SRUB) in a young male, presenting as anuria - A case report and review of literature. Hariharasudhan, S., Krishnamoorthy, S., Shroff, S. Open Urology and Nephrology Journal, 2014, 7(1), pp. 64-66
  • 2014 Deceased organ donation in India.
  • 2015 Devarajan K, Voigt S, Shroff S, Weiner SG, Wein RO. Diagnosing Fish Bone and Chicken Bone Impactions in the Emergency Department Setting: Measuring the System Utility of the Plain Film Screen. Ann OtolRhinolLaryngol. 2015 Aug;124(8):614-21. doi: 10.1177/0003489415573072. Epub 2015 Feb 26. PMID: 25720315
  • 2015 Organ donation & transplantation from deceased donors in India-an overview
  • 2019 Shroff S. Twenty-five years of transplantation law in India - Progress and the way forward. Indian J Transplant 2019;13:151-3
  • 2019 Vadi S, Shroff S. Redefining Death: Urgent Need to Evolve toward a Homogeneous Definition of Death in India. Indian J Crit Care Med. 2019 Aug;23(8):368-370. doi: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23220. PMID: 31485106; PMCID: PMC6709830
  • 2020 Jeong JC, Yuzawa K, Shroff S, Danguilan R, Koo TY, Thwin KT, Lkhaakhuu OE, Yang J, Kim MS, Ahn C, Ro H. Development of the Asian Transplant Registry Under the Asian Society of Transplantation. Transplant Proc. 2020 Jul-Aug;52(6):1634-1638. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2019.12.058. Epub 2020 May 1. PMID: 32362464
  • 2020 Kute V, Ramesh V, Shroff S, Guleria S, Prakash J. Deceased-Donor Organ Transplantation in India: Current Status, Challenges, and Solutions. ExpClin Transplant. 2020 Jul;18(Suppl 2):31-42. doi: 10.6002/ect.rlgnsymp2020.L6. PMID: 32758118
  • 2020 Shroff S, Mittal K, Navin S. Heart transplantation in India-looking back as we celebrate 25 years of the transplant law. Indian J ThoracCardiovasc Surg. 2020 Aug;36(Suppl 2):215-223. doi: 10.1007/s12055-020-00957-6. Epub 2020 Jun 11. PMID: 33071487; PMCID: PMC7538491.
  • 2020 Thyagarajan I, Shroff S, Vincent BP, Rajendran J, Kanvinde H, Shankar S, Aneesh K. Knowledge and practice of organ donation among police personnel in Tamil Nadu: A cross-sectional study. Indian J Transplant 2020;14:141-6
  • 2020 Kute V, Guleria S, Prakash J, Shroff S, Prasad N, Agarwal SK, Varughese S, Gupta S, K Gokhale AG, Sahay M, Sharma A, Varma P, Bhalla A, Vardhan H, Balwani M, Dave S, Bhadauria D, Rathi M, Agarwal D, Shah P, Ramesh V, Garg R. NOTTO Transplant Specific Guidelines with Reference to COVID-19. Indian J Nephrol. 2020 Jul-Aug;30(4):215-220. doi: 10.4103/ijn.IJN_299_20. Epub 2020 Aug 18. PMID: 33273783; PMCID: PMC7699665.
  • 2020 Shroff S, Navin S. Ground realities in brain death certification. Indian J Med Ethics. 2020 Jan-Mar;V(1):67. PMID: 32103798.
  • 2020 Kute V, Varugese S, Prasad N, Shroff S, Agarwal SK; COVID-19 Working Group of Indian Society of Nephrology. Renal Transplant Guidelines with Reference to COVID-19 Infection. Indian J Nephrol. 2020 May-Jun;30(3):176-178. doi: 10.4103/ijn.IJN_221_20. Epub 2020 Jun 10. PMID: 33013066; PMCID: PMC7470197.
  • 2021 Shroff S, Mittal K, Navin S. Reply to cardiothoracic transplants in India-why adequate immunogenetic workup for potential recipients is a must. Indian J ThoracCardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jan;37(1):120. doi: 10.1007/s12055-020-01067-z. Epub 2020 Oct 15. PMID: 33442221; PMCID: PMC7778640.
  • 2021 Sunil Shroff, John S. Gill. Bold policy changes are needed to meet the need for organ transplantation in India. American Journal of Transplantation. 14 Feb 2021. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16537
  • 2021 Shroff, S. ., Puhan, B. ., Dorairaj, L. ., Agarwal, M. ., Rajendran, M. ., Modali, R. ., Mankar, S. ., Ramkumar, P. S. ., & Patil, S. . (2021). Education and Training for Ethical Practice of Telemedicine for Registered Medical Practitioners in India. Telehealth and Medicine Today, 6(2).
  • 2021 Kute V, Shroff S, Prasad N, Guleria S, Prakash J, Sahay M, Modi P, Cantarovich M, Haberal M. Benefit to Few Versus Risk to Many: An Ethical Dilemma During Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic for Deceased-Donor Organ Transplant in a Resource-Limited Developing Country. ExpClin Transplant. 2021 Jan;19(1):1-7. doi: 10.6002/ect.2020.0134. Epub 2020 Aug 7. PMID: 32778012.
  • 2006 Vijayalakshmi K, Thangaraj K, Rajender S, Vettriselvi V, Venkatesan P, Shroff S, Vishwanathan KN, Paul SFD. GGN repeat length and GGN/CAG haplotype variations in the androgen receptor gene and prostate cancer risk in south Indian men. J Hum Genet. 2006;51(11):998-1005. doi: 10.1007/s10038-006-0051-z. Epub 2006 Sep 13. PMID: 16969583
  • 2007 Thiagarajan T, Abraham G, Mathew M. A correlative study of adequacy parameters using Kt/V and dialysis prescription and survival in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Indian J Perit Dial. 2007;12:24
  • 2007 Shroff S. Indian transplant registry. Indian J Urol. 2007 Jul;23(3):272-7. doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.33724. PMID: 19718330; PMCID: PMC2721606
  • 2007 Shroff S. Working towards ethical organ transplants. Indian J Med Ethics. 2007 Apr-Jun;4(2):68-9. doi: 10.20529/IJME.2007.025. PMID: 18630226
  • 2007 Shroff S, Rao S, Kurian G, Suresh S. Organ donation and transplantationthe Chennai experience in India. InTransplantation proceedings 2007 Apr 1 (Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 714-718). Elsevier
  • 2008 Rekha PR, Rajendiran S, Rao S, Shroff S, Joseph LD, Prathiba D. Histological reclassification, histochemical characterization and c-kit immunoexpression in renal cell carcinoma. Indian J Urol. 2008 Jul;24(3):343-7. doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.42616. PMID: 19468465; PMCID: PMC2684363.
  • 2008 Tabrez Z, Paul S, Shroff S. Prostate cancer: Role of XRCC1 and XPD gene polymorphisms in South Indian patients. Indian Journal of Urology. 2008 Oct 2;24.
  • 2009 Rajender S, Vijayalakshmi K, Pooja S, Madhavi S, Paul SF, Vettriselvi V, Shroff S, Singh L, Thangaraj K. Longer (TA) n repeat but not A49T and V89L polymorphisms in SRD5A2 gene may confer prostate cancer risk in South Indian men. Journal of andrology. 2009 Nov 12;30(6):703-10
  • 2009 Shroff S. Organ Donation and Transplantation in India-Legal Aspects & Solutions to Help With Shortage of Organs. Journal of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation. 2009 Jun 26;2(1):23-34
  • 2009 Mann A, Soundararajan P, Shroff S. Renal transplantation in a HIV positive patient. Indian J Nephrol. 2009 Jul;19(3):119-21. doi: 10.4103/0971-4065.57110. PMID: 20436733; PMCID: PMC2859478
  • 2009 Mohan S, Mohanasenthil, Paul SF, Shroff S, Venkatesan V. Interleukin-4-receptor alpha gene polymorphism and the risk of renal cell carcinoma in a South Indian population. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2009 Apr-Jun;10(2):295-8. PMID: 19548368
  • 2016 IJU Awards 2016. Indian J Urol 2017;33:92-3 [Dr Sunil Shroff- Special appreciation award]
  • 2016 Abraham G, Vijayan M, Gopalakrishnan N, Shroff S, Amalorpavanathan J, Yuvaraj A, Nair S, Sundarrajan S. State of deceased donor transplantation in India: A model for developing countries around the world. World J Transplant. 2016 Jun 24;6(2):331-5. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v6.i2.331. PMID: 27358778; PMCID: PMC4919737
  • 2016 Shroff S. Current trends in kidney transplantation in India. Indian J Urol. 2016 Jul-Sep;32(3):173-4. doi: 10.4103/0970-1591.185092. PMID: 27555672; PMCID: PMC4970385.
  • 2017 Navin S, Shroff S. Organ donation: Some clarifications. Natl Med J India. 2017 Sep-Oct;30(5):301. doi: 10.4103/0970-258X.234409. PMID: 29916440
  • 2018 Shroff SU, Navin SU. Brain death" and "circulatory death": Need for a uniform definition of death in India. Indian J Med Ethics. 2018 Oct;3:321-.
  • 2018 Shroff S. Challenges in setting up of a deceased donor transplant program in South Asia. Indian J Transplant 2018;12:161-2.
  • 2018 Kidney-paired donation to increase living donor kidney transplantation in India: Guidelines of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation-2017. Kute, V., Agarwal, S., Sahay, M., ...Guleria, S., Rees, M. Indian Journal of Nephrology, 2018, 28(1), pp. 1-9.
  • 2019 Kumar P, Shroff S, Navin S, Sahi MK, Jairam J, Mathur SK, Kumar A, Mirza D, Rao SB, Padhi G. Deceased organ donation of foreign nationals in India. Indian J Transplant 2019;13:277-81
  • 1997 Shroff S, Navin S, Abraham G, Rajan PS, Suresh S, Rao S. Ramachandra protocol'for organ donation. Antiseptic. 1997;94:73-4.
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MEMBERSHIPS

  • Urological Society of India January - 1996 -December - 2021
  • Indian Medcial Association January - 1997 -December - 2021
  • Association of Surgeons of India December - 1982 -December - 2021
  • Indian Society of Organ Transplantation January - 1997 -December - 2021
  • Telemedicine Society of India January - 2000 -December - 2021
  • British Society of Urological Surgeons January - 1994 -December - 2021
  • The Transplantation Society January - 2011 -December - 2021
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