Dr. Rajinder Kaur

Date of Birth : 5th December 1964
Present Address : 490, Basant Avenue, Amritsar-143001, Punjab, India.
Phone No : +91 183 2210932,+91 183 2223339,09814005369
E-mail : rajinder14300@gmail.com, rajinder_14300@yahoo.com
Present Position : Additional Director Anaesthesiology, Head of Multispeciality Anaesthesiology, OT Administrator and Coordinator,Fortis Escorts Hospital , Majitha Verka Bypass, Amritsar. President of ISA Amritsar City branch AHA certified BLS and ACLS instructor till May 2021

Educational Qualifications:

  • Additional Director in Multispeciality Anaesthesia, Fortis Escorts hospital from April 2015 till date
  • Senior Consultant in Multispeciality Anaesthesia –Fortis Escorts Hospital ,Majitha Verka Bypass,Amritsar from April 2009 till March 31,2015.
  • Consultant in Multispeciality Anesthesia-Escorts Heart and Superspeciality Anaesthesia,Amritsar from 28 Sept 2006 to March 2009.
  • Consultant in Anesthesiology –R.K. Hospital from October 1992 till 31st March 2005
  • Consultant in Anaesthesiology United Medical and Healthcare Centre from 1st April 2005 to 31st May 2006.
  • Consultant in Anaesthesiology- Nayyer Hospital from Jan 1992 to Sept 1992
  • Residency in Anesthesiology – February 1989 to December 1991from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.
  • House Job in the Department of Anaesthesiology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research from 5th August 1988 to 4th February 1989.
  • House Job in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Govt. Hospital for Women, Amritsar from 1st January 1988 to 30th June 1988.
  • House job in the Department of Anaesthesiology, Govt. Medical College, Amritsar from 1st June 1988 to 4th August 1988.
  • Internship in Civil Hospital, Jalandhar from January 1987 to December 1987.
  • MBBS in 1986 from Govt. Medical College, Amritsar, India.
  • Pre–Medical from K. M. V. College, Jalandhar, India.
  • Pre university from K.M.V. College,Jalandhar, India

Fellowships and Special Training Experience

  • Visiting Fellowship in the Department of Anaesthesia and Liver Transplantation for Living Donor Liver Transplantation at Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan from 6th January 2002 to 26 January 2002.
  • Visiting Fellow in the Division of Hepatic Transplantation Anaesthesiology {HTA} at the University of Pittsburg Medical Center {UPMC}, Pittsburg, USA from 8th May 2001 to 20th May 2001
  • Training in various therapeutic modalities of pain management at AIIMS, New Delhi in July to August 1995
  • Special Training in Acupuncture in 1995 at Institute of Medicina Alternativa & Research Centre, New Delhi.

Merits:

  • Gold Medal for merit during MD Anaesthesiology.
  • First Division in all professionals in MBBS.

Membership of Scientific Societies:

  • Life member of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists.
  • Life member of Asian and Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia.
  • Life member of Research Society of Anaesthesiology and Clinical Pharmacology.
  • Life member of Society of Pain Management.
  • Life member of Airway Management Foundation

Conferences Attended

I have a regular routine of attending one National Conference and two zonal conferences per annum and since my career as a consultant I have had the experience of number of conferences to gain education and remain in touch with the latest. I also attend all the local CME’s conducted by the City branch of ISA and ISCCM.

Research:

I conducted a clinical research on the comparison of respiratory and haemodynamic parameters in patients undergoing laparoscopy under different anaesthesia techniques during my residency and was awarded Gold Medal for merit during MD Anesthesiology.

Special Interests and Experience:

  • Pain Management
  • Special interest in Epidural anaesthesia[especially high risk cases with cardiac problems and low ejection fractions
  • Experience of Administering anaesthesia to 2000 cases of Renal Transplant
  • Have experience of all specialities like neurosurgery, paediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urology, general surgery, orthopaedics and joint replacement, bariatric surgery and obstetrics and gynaecology.