Dr Anurag Shrimal


ASTS Fellowship-Multi Organ Abdominal Transplant Surgery
(Duke University, USA)
Del Stickel Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship (DUMC, USA)
Surgical Oncology (Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India)

Director – Center for Liver, Pancreas & Intestine Transplantation

Current Appointments

Director – Liver, Pancreas & Intestine Transplantation
Nanavati  Max Super Speciality Hospital,
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
02/2022 to continuing
Honorary Consultant – Surgical Oncology
Tata Memorial Hospital,
Tata Memorial Centre, Parel, Mumbai, 400012.
05/2021 to continuing
Course Director & Visiting Faculty
Basic Vascular Anastomosis Training Workshop
Johnson & Johnson Private Ltd, Mumbai, India.
Member, Medical Expert Panel
The Pravin Agarwal Foundation, Pune,
05/2021 and continuing   

Landmark Surgeries Performed

  • Worlds First Composite Vascularised Liver and Posterior Rectus Sheath Transplant in an Adult.
  • Western India’s First Desensitization Protocol for Infant ABOi Living Donor Liver Transplant for Biliary Atresia & Portal Vein Atresia
  • Western India’s First Hyper Reduced Left Lateral Segment Liver Transplant
  • Western India’s Smallest Paediatric Liver Transplant
  • Western India’s First Paediatric ABOi Liver Transplant.
  • Western India’s First Paediatric & Adult Swap Liver Transplant
  • Western India’s Second and Longest Surviving Simultaneous Living Donor Liver and Kidney Transplant
  • Mumbai’s First Successful Simultaneous Pancreas and Kidney Transplant


  • American Society of Transplant Surgery
  • Board Certified (General Surgery) – Medical Council of India
  • Board Certified (General Surgery) – National Board of Examinations, India
  • ECFMG (0-722-114-6), Date of Issue: December 4, 2008 Validity: Lifetime

Graduate / Post Graduate Education & Training

  • 05/2015 – 06/2015                
    Visiting International Fellowship,
    Dept. for Liver Transplant and HPB Surgery,
    Asan Medical Centre, Seoul, South Korea.

  • 10/2012 – 09/2014
    ASTS Transplant Surgery Fellowship,
    Multi Organ Abdominal Transplant Surgery Program,
    Duke University Medical Centre, Durham, NC. USA

  • 08/2007 – 08/2010
    Senior Residency (Surgical Oncology)
    Department of Surgical Oncology,
    Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai, India, 400012

  • 01/2003 – 01/2006
    MS General Surgery
    Seth G S Medical College and KEM Hospitals, Mumbai, India.

  • 01/2003 – 01/2006                
    DNB General Surgery
    National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India

  • 06/1995 – 01/2001
    Seth G S Medical College and KEM Hospitals, Mumbai, India


  • Malleeswaran S, Mohanka R, Yalakanti RB, Patcha R, Rao PS, Appusamy E, Sathyanarayanan M, Shrimal A, Kedarisetty CK, Vargese J, Reddy MS. Living Donor Hepatectomy After Proven SARS-CoV-2 Infection: First Report of 9 Cases From 3 Centers. Transplantation. [published online: March 10, 2021]. 10.1097/TP.0000000000003750.
    PMID: 33724249
  • Varghese J, Malleeswaran S, Patcha RV, Appusamy E, Karnan P, Kapoor D, Venugopal K, Kedarisetty CK, Singh B, Rao PS, Yalakanti RB, Mohanka R, Shrimal A, Nikam V, Kumar K, Shenvi SD, Venugopal BP, Heaton ND . A Multicentric Experience on Living Donor Liver Transplantation in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Hotspots in India. Liver Transpl. [published online: November 30, 2020]. 10.1002/lt.25957.
    PMID: 33253477  
  • Mohanka R, Rao P, Shah M, Gupte A, Nikam V, Vohra M, Kohli R, Shrimal A, Golhar A, Panchwagh A, Kamath S, Shukla A, Patel P, Chattopadhyay S, Chaubal G, Shaikh Y, Dedhia V, Sarmalkar SS, Maghade R, Shinde K, Bhilare P, Nalawade R, As J, Shah S, et al. Acute liver failure secondary to yellow phosphorus rodenticide poisoning: Outcomes at a center with dedicated liver intensive care and transplant unit. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 10.1016/j.jceh.2020.09.010
    PMID: 33052182 
  • Shrimal A, Gupte AA. Nail Changes in Cirrhosis and Reversal After Adult & Paediatric Liver Transplantation. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2020 Sep-Oct;10(5):531-2.
    PMID 33029061
  • Vinayak N, Ravi M, Ankush G, Rashmi B, Prashantha R, Parul G, Anurag S. Dual graft living donor liver transplantation – a case report. BMC Surg. 2019 Oct 22;19(1):149.
    PMID: 31640624
  • Kannappan O, Keditsu K, Bhagat M, Shrimal A, Polnaya A, Kulkarni S, Qureshi S. Portal Vein Embolization for Future Liver Remnant Enhancement and Combined Modality Treatment for the Management of Post-hepatic Resection Biliary Fistula in an 18-Month Old Child With Hepatoblastoma. Front Surg. 2019;6:54.
    PMID: 31608285
  • Nasta AM, Patel D, Shrivastav O, Goel M, Shrimal A, Gupte A, Goel R. Mesenteric Panniculitis-First Case Series After Bariatric Surgery. Obes Surg. 2018 03;28(3):881-5.
    PMID: 29313276
  • Shrimal A, Sudan R, Chaubal G, Zaaroura A, Williams K, Ravindra K. Report of Mesocaval Shunt in the Management of Variceal Hemorrhage Following Gastric Bypass Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Oct;21(10):1742-5.
    PMID: 28523485
  • Rege AS, Rendell VR, Shrimal A, Engstrom BI, Miller MJ, Bashir MR, Brennan TV. May-Thurner syndrome complicating left-sided donor nephrectomy. Transplantation. 2014 Apr 15;97(7):e40-1.
    PMID: 24686428
  • Shrimal A, Prasanth M, Kulkarni AV. Interventional radiological treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: an update. Indian J Surg. 2012 Feb;74(1):91-9
    PMID: 23372313

Abstracts / Presentations at Professional Meetings

  • Desensitization Protocol for an ABO-incompatible Living Donor Liver Transplant in an Infant with high PELD score: A rare case report. Patil D, Borkar V, Jamkar N, Pataki A, Singh A, Prabhudesai A, Patel G, Kalal C, Shrimal A. ISOT 2022 Nagpur, 32nd Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, 2nd Mid Term Meeting of Liver Transplantation Society of India, 2022
  • A Case Report of Exceedingly Rare Anatomical Variation of Biliary Tree Precluding Living Liver Donation. Harshe GU, Verma M, Golhar A, Patel G, Shrimal A, Patkar D. ISOT 2022 Nagpur, 32nd Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, 2nd Mid Term Meeting of Liver Transplantation Society of India, 2022.
  • Intra-operative Portal Vein Stenting through Recanalized Obliterated Umbilical Vein for Portal Hypo-Perfusion in Pediatric Liver Transplantation for Biliary Atresia. Anurag Shrimal, Sudheer Pagriwar, Rajan Garg, Mitul Shah, Vinayak Nikam, Prashantha S Rao, Ravi Mohanka, (AS-IHPBA-2022-01120) 15th World Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • Graft Reduction for Size and High GRWR in Pediatric Living Donor Liver Transplantation. (AS-IHPBA-2022-00724) Rajan Garg, Prashantha S Rao, Vinayak Nikam,  Anurag Shrimal, Mitul Shah, Ravi Mohanka, 15th World Congress of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • Pure Laparoscopic Living Donor Left Lateral Sectionectomy in Paediatric Transplantation: First Case in Western India Rajan Garg, Prashantha Rao, Vinayak Nikam, Anurag Shirmal, Mitul Shah, Dr. Ravi Mohanka., E-poster – Korean HPBS week 2021
  • Mono-segment (segment 2) Donor Hepatectomy for Paediatric Liver TransplantationRajan Garg, Vinayak Nikam, Prashantha Rao, Anurag Shirmal, MitulShah, Dr. Ravi Mohanka., E-poster – Korean HPBS week 2021
  • A Case of Liver Transplant in Leptospirosis Induced Acute on Chronic Liver Failure. S Katari, S.Narreddy, M. Varma, A. Shrimal, R. K. Barigala, M. Balasubramaniam, R. Rao, M. Ratnamani. 17th International Congress on Infectious Diseases, Hyderabad, India. 2016
  • Infectious Complications Post Liver Transplant In a Tertiary Hospital,S Katari, S.Narreddy, M. Varma, A.Shrimal, R. K. Barigala, M. Balasubramaniam, R. Rao. 17th International Congress on Infectious Diseases, Hyderabad, India. 2016
  • Vascularised Composite Liver and Posterior Rectus Sheath Transplantation Video Presentation.Anurag Shrimal, Manish C Varma. The Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ  Transplantation, October 2015, Chennai, India. 
  • Extended Hepatectomy after Sequential Trans Arterial Chemoembolization and Portal VeinEmbolization: Initial Experience. Anand Ramamurthy, Bipin B Vibhute, Anurag Shrimal, Mahesh Gopashetty, Manish C Varma, Ravi Kumar, Anand K. Khakhar. XXII National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology, October 2012, Bengaluru, India
  • Surgical Management of Giant Duodenal Ulcer Perforation and External Duodenal Fistula with the Use of T-Tube: A Novel Technique. Anurag Shrimal, J.Gandhi, J. V. Hardikar. At The 29th Annual Conference, Maharashtra Chapter of the Association of Surgeons of India. Latur, India, Feb 2007


  • Young Achiever’s Award – Liver Transplantation and GI Surgery.
  • Times Health Care 2018.
  • The White Knight Award – Health Care Heroes of India 2022


  • Member The Transplantation Society.
  • Member International Pediatric Transplant Association.
  • Member Society of Pediatric Liver Transplantation.
  • Member American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  • Member International Liver Transplant Society.
  • Member Liver Transplantation Society of India.
  • Member Indian Society for Organ Transplantation.
  • Member National Academy of Medical Sciences (India).
  • Member Medical Council of India.
  • Member Maharashtra Medical Council.
  • Member Madhya Pradesh Medical Council.
  • Member Gujarat Medical Council.
  • Member Andhra Pradesh Medical Council.