Posts Held in the past
Consultant Gastroenterology at Nayati Medicity Consultant Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology at Yashodha Hospital And Care Hospital
Fields of Expertise
Gastroenterology, Liver Transplant
Awards & Recognition
Grant of Rs 1 lakh to by Liver care foundation to present poster of distinction in APASL 2014
Grant of 1500 Australian dollars by Gastroenterological society of Australia in APASL 2014
Award of Rs 30000 for second best poster in International Symposium on Alcoholic Liver and Pancreatic Diseases and Cirrhosis – 2013 New Delhi.
Certificate of appreciation for service with care, commitment and compassion at Medanta the medicity.
Travel award of 1000 US dollars from ILTS society (2016) for oral presentation
Professional Memberships& Certifications
American Association for study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS)
Liver Transplant Society of India (LTSI)-Founder Member
European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE)
Indian Association of Physician (IAP)
English & Hindi
Transplant Hepatology, Viral Hepatitis B and C, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Biliary diseases, Portal hypertension
Guest Editorial: Kumar N, Sarin SK. Hepatitis E- Is it a risk to transfusion safety? Asian J Transfus Sci 2013;7:1-3
Review article: Kumar N, Sarin SK . Antitubercular therapy in patients with cirrhosis: Challenges and options. World J Gastroenterol. 2014 May 21;20(19):5760-72.
Review article: Kumar N, Choudhary NS. Treating morbid obesity in cirrhosis: quest of Holy Grail. World J Hepatol. 2015 Dec 8;7(28):2819-28.
Chapter: Kumar N, Saraf N. Acute Kidney injury in cirrhosis. Progress in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2015
Observational study: Chhagan Bihari, Archana Rastogi, Naveen Kumar, S Rajesh, Shiv Kumar Sarin, Hepatic Sarcoidosis: Clinico-pathological characterization of symptomatic cases. Acta Gastroenterol Belg. 2015 Jul-Sep;78(3):306-13.
Original Article: Choudhary NS, Puri R, Saraf N, Saigal S, Kumar N, Rai R et al. Intragastric balloon as a novel modality for weight loss in patients with cirrhosis and morbid obesity awaiting liver transplantation. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2016 Mar;35(2):113-6.
Original Article: Bodh V, Choudhary NS, Puri R, Kumar N, Rai R, Nasa M et al. Endoscopic ultrasound characteristics of tubercular lymphadenopathy in comparison to reactive lymph nodes. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2016 Jan;35(1):55-9.
Original Article: Choudhary NS, Saraf N, Kumar N, Rai R, Saigal S, Gautam D wt al. Nonalcoholic fatty liver is not associated with incident chronic kidney disease: a large histology-based comparison with healthy individuals. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 Apr;28(4):441-3.
Dr. Naveen Kumar has completed his MBBS in 2004 from the prestigious university College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, and later MD in internal medicine also from University of Delhi. Completed DM in Hepatology from Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) in 2014. Later, he Underwent Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology from Medanta the Medicity. He has the capability and skills of performing both upper and lower GI diagnostic and therapeutic procedures including GI bleeds along with ERCPs. He also had expertise in hepatic hemodynamic, Hepatic Venous Pressure Gradient (HVPG) measurement and transjugular liver biopsies. He has many national and international presentations, publications and awards to his name. His area of interest are Transplant Hepatology, Viral Hepatitis B and C, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Biliary diseases, Portal hypertension, Hepato-renal syndrome. He has vast experience in management of both pre and posts Liver Transplant patients. He has been worked as consultant Hepatologist