Dr. Vichin Puri, M.D., F.A.C.S. Hepato-biliary/Pancreatic Surgeon, Transplant Surgery

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Outside of medicine, I enjoy competing in triathlons and marathons. I am an Ironman and played collegiate soccer.

Dr. Vichin Puri received his medical training at the Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education and Research in Pune, India. He was trained as a general surgeon at New York Hospital Queens in Flushing, NY and then completed a fellowship in abdominal transplant surgery at Cedar Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. He served as an assistant professor at Methodist University Hospital Transplant Institute at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. Prior to joining The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas, Dr. Puri served as Primary UNOS Transplant Surgeon and Surgical Director at St. Thomas Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He is an Instructor in Fundamentals of Critical Care Course (SCCM) and is certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Society of Transplant Surgery.

  • Education Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education and Research – Pune, India
  • Residency General Surgery – New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY
  • Fellowship Abdominal Transplant Surgery – Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Board CertificationAmerican Board of Surgery, American Society of Transplant Surgery
  • Professional Associations American Society of Transplant Surgery
    American College of Surgeons
    Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
    International College of Surgeons
    Former Instructor in Fundamentals of Critical Care Course
  • Additional LanguagesHindi