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Dr. Akshay Kapoor

Visiting Consultant

 

Qualification

  • MBBS
  • MD (Pediatrics)


Experience

Presently working as a Visiting Consultant at BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi

Previous Experience:

  • Consultant - Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
  • Senior Resident -Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital Lady Harding Medical College


Speciality Interest

Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Awards and Achievements

  • Abstract on Experience from the first successful Liver Transplant Program in India selected for Oral presentation in the International Pediatric Transplantation Association World Congress in Warsaw July 2013.
  • Awarded the Young Investigator Award at the 4th World Conference of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition in November 2012 in Taiwan.
  • Travel award to attend the International Pediatric Transplantation Association Congress in Heidelberg (Germany) June 2012, where a paper on the first decade of liver transplantation in India was presented.
  • Received the best post graduate award in 2004 in Lady Harding Medical College
  • Secured second position overall in final MBBS examination conducted by Delhi University in 2003
  • Achieved 22nd position overall in the Post graduate Entrance examination conducted on national basis.
  • Selected in Lady Harding Medical College as Post Graduate, one of the largest pediatric centres in Asia.
  • Presented original research papers in international conferences of repute.
  • National Topper in English Language at the SSC Level (97%)
  • Recipient of the prestigious Junior Science Talent Search Examination, conducted by Government of India for 150 students nationwide
  • Winner of the Royal Commonwealth Essay Competition Award
  • Secured 3rd position overall in the 15th Annual All India UNESCO Information Test
  • Awarded the Continental Extra-Ordinary Merit School Student Award by the World Spiritual Convocation YMCA, New Delhi
  • Awarded the National Scholarships Scheme in recognition of being in the top 0.1% of the students appearing for the exam at SSC Level

Publications:

  • Kapoor A, Patwari AK, Kumar P, Jain A, Narayan S. Serum Soluble Interleukin-2 Receptor, Interleukin-6 and Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha as Markers of Celiac Disease Activity. Indian J Pediatr. 2012 Jul 6.
  • Kapoor A, Bhatia V, Jerath N, Wadhawan M, Gupta S, Sibal A. Expanding indications for pediatric liver transplantation. Apollo Medicine 2012 March; Volume 9, Number 1
  • Kumar Dipti, Kapoor A. Human tail: Nature’s Aberration. J Child Neurol. 2012 Jan 12
  • Kapoor A. Refeeding Syndrome and Celiac Crisis. Celiac Focus Issue 3, April 2012
  • Kapoor A, Bhatia V, Gopalan S, Sibal A. Hepatitis B in children-current status. Apollo Medicine Journal Vol 8 December 2011 No 4
  • Sibal A, Gupta S, Bhatia V, Kapoor A, Wadhawan M. Liver transplant for children: Indian scenario. Indian Journal of Transplantation 2011 July–September; Volume 5, Number 2
  • Kumar Dipti, Kapoor A, Rath B., Meena Rajesh. Hallevorden Spatz Disease: A Diagnosis Missed. Current Neurobiology 2011;2(1):67-69
  • Kumar Dipti, Kapoor A. Cardiac Involvement in Falciparum Malaria: A Brief Report. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Jun 17.
  • Pitt K, James C, Kochar IS, Kapoor A, Jain S, Hussain K, Bennett K. A single base-pair deletion in the WFS1 gene causes Wolfram syndrome. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2011;24(5-6):389-91
  • Kumar Dipti, Kapoor A. “An Unusual Presentation of Enteric Fever”. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Oct 12. 
  • Kumar Dipti, Maheshwari Anu, Rath B, Kapoor A, Sharma Ajay, Kumar Praveen, Basu S. Transalar transphenoidal meningoencephalocele: A rare cause of respiratory distress in a neonate. J Pediatr Neurosci. 2011 Jul; 6(2):118-20.
  • Kumar Dipti, Kapoor A, Parakh Ankit. Child Health Programs in India. National Association for Reproductive and Child Health of India FOCUS November 2010.
  • Kapoor A, Bhatia V, Jain S, Sharma D et al. Pediatric Liver Transplantation. Apollo Medicine Journal Vol 7 December 2010 No 4
  • Jain S, Kapoor A, Sibal A. Acute Viral Hepatitis. Delhi Pediatrics 2010.
  • Saif M, Kapoor A, Kochar IPS, Jindal R. Continuous Glucose Monitoring System for Congenital Hyperinsulinemia. Indian Pediatrics. Vol 50, April 2013
  • Management of Acute Liver Failure in Infants and Children: Consensus Statement of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Chapter,Indian Academy of Pediatrics. Indian Pediatrics. Vol 50, May 2013

Books:

  • Anupam Sibal, Akshay Kapoor, Vidyut Bhatia. Neonatal Cholestasis. Treatment and Prognosis in Pediatrics. Jaypee Brothers 2013
  • Anupam Sibal, Akshay Kapoor, Vidyut Bhatia. Hepatitis B and C infection. Treatment and Prognosis in Pediatrics. Jaypee Brothers 2013
  • Sarath Gopalan, Anupam Sibal, Vidyut Bhatia, Akshay Kapoor, Swati Seth, Smita Malhotra. Autoimmune Liver Diseases. Treatment and Prognosis in Pediatrics. Jaypee Brothers 2013


OPD Schedule

Days: Tuesday

Time: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Room No.: 25

 

Days: Friday

Time: 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Room No.: 26

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