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Sanjiv Dewan, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor, Clinical Surgery

Sanjiv Dewan
Contact Information

Contact Information

Email

sanjiv.dewan@tuhs.temple.edu
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Acute care surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Laparoscopic repair of ventral/incisional and groin hernias
  • Surgery of gall bladder and appendix
  • Colonic and small bowel surgery for benign and malignant diseases

Research Interests

  • General surgery outcomes
  • Complication prevention in laparoscopic surgery
  • Surgical education
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Residency, Surgery, Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1992
  • Residency, Surgery, Detroit Macomb Hosp. Corp, Detroit, MI, 1988
  • Residency, Surgery, Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1986
  • Master's Degree, Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, 1978
  • Residency, Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, 1978
  • MB, BS, Government Medical College, Patiala, India, 1974
  • Pre-Med, Biology, Government College, Rohtak, India, 1969

Certifications

  • Surgery

Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin

Honors & Awards

Duodenal Ileus Presenting as Acute Upper Gastrointestinal Obstruction. The Australian and New Zealand journal of Surgery: Vol. 52, pp 512-515, 1982.

Oxygen Free Radical Scavengers in Preservation of Intestinal Villi in the presence of Ischemia. Transplantation