CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Trains and supervises PhD candidates.
- Oversees departmental activities as team leader.
- Guides students in of PhD and Post-Doc Research.
Dr Ganesh Pai C teaches MD, DM students.
SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
|Gastroenterology & Hepatology||MBBS|
|Gastroenterology & Hepatology||MD (General Medicine)|
|Gastroenterology & Hepatology||DM|
|Degree||Specialisation||Institute||Year of passing|
|DM||Gastroenterology & Hepatology||CMC, Vellore||1993|
|Institution / Organisation||Designation||Role||Tenure|
|KMC,Manipal||Professor||17/Jan/2019 till date|
|KMC, Manipal||Professor and Head||08/2004 to 16/Jan/2019|
|KMC, Manipal||Professor and Head||06/1999 to 05/2002|
|Gastroenterology Unit, KMC, Manipal||Associate Professor and Head||01/1995 to 06/1999|
|Gastroenterology Unit, KMC, Manipal||Assistant Professor and Head||09/1993 to 01/1995|
|Department of Gastroenterology, Calicut Medical College, Calicut||Lecturer||01/1993 to 09/1993|
|Department of Gastroenterology, Calicut Medical College, Calicut||Lecturer||09/1989 to 01/1991|
AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
Area of Interest
Pancreatic Diseases , Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Area of Expertise
Endoscopic Therapy of Pancreatic Disorders
Area of Research
Chronic Pancreatitis , Crohn’s Diseases , Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Professional Affiliations & Contributions
- Life Member of Indian Society of Gastroenterology
- Life Member of Association for Study of the Liver
- Life Member of Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of Indi.
- Life Member of Crohn and colitis foundation of India (CCFI)
- Life Member of Karnataka Chapter of Indian Society of Gastroenterology
Mesenchymal stem cells and granulomas in Crohn’s disease and intestinal tuberculosis- the way forward
2013-03-10 Nayak Suprabha
Digestive Diseases and Sciences DOI 10.1007/s10620-013-2909-1, 3 October, 2013.
Symptomatic portal biliopathy following cyanoacrylate Injection for a bleeding duodenal varix
2013-01-01 Ganesh Bhat deepak Suvarna
Tropical Gastroenterology, 2013, 34(2):112-113.
Synchronous colorectal neoplasms in ulcerative pan colitis of 6 years duration: pathological and molecular heterogeneity
2013-01-01 Shiva Kumar BM Lakshmi Rao Satyamoorthy K
Epub ahead of print BMJ Case Rep, 2013, 10.1136/bcr-2013-200172.
Colorectal neoplasia in longstanding ulcerative colitis - a prospective study from a low prevalence area
Colorectal Disease, Epub, 11 May, 2013, 10.1111/codi.12276. Impact Factor 2.93.
Spontaneous ascetic fluid infection in liver cirrhosis: bacteriological profile and response to antibiotic therapy
2013-11-02 Ganesh Bhat K E Vandana Sumit Bhatia Deepak Suvarna
Indian J Gastroenterology, 11 February 2013. DOI 10.1007/s12664-013-0329-y.
Portal hypertensive polyp-what is in a name
2013-06-02 Pai GC
Indian J Gastroenterology, 16 February, 2013, 10.1007/s12664-013-0331-4.
Endoscopic retrieval of impacted fish bone in esophagus – A new indication for argon plasma coagulation
2012-01-01 Ganesh Bhat Deepak Suvarna Pai GC
Journal Of Digestive Endoscopy 2012, 3(3):63-64.
Personality profile of persons with alcohol dependence with and without cirrhosis: A hospital based comparative study
International Journal of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences 2012, 1: 2 94-98.
Survey of inflammatory bowel diseases in India
2013-01-12 Makharia GK
Indian J Gastroenterology, 2012 December, 31(6):299-306.
Indian society of gastroenterology consensus on ulcerative colitis
2012-01-12 Ramakrishna BS Pai
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology Volume 31, Issue 6, December 2012, Pages 307-323
Pathogenesis of colorectal cancer in ulcerative colitis
2015-01-01 Bhadravathi MS Rotti H Thanvanthri GV Aswath B Chakrabarty S Bhat G Rao L Pai GC Kapaettu S
World Journal of Gastroenterology, Volume: 21, Issue: 2, January 2015, Pages :616-622
Infliximab for moderate to severe ulcerative colitis - the jury isn't in yet
Gastroenterology 2014 Volume 147. No.2- Impact factor 12.821
Shrinking Indications for Azathioprine in Crohn’s Disease: A Conclusion to Premature?
2014-01-03 Rammohan H Pai GC
Gastroenterology Volume 146, Issue 3, March 2014, Pages 866–867
Intraindividual somatic variations in MTHFR gene polymorphisms in relation to colon cancer
2014-01-01 Rai PS Pai GC Alvares JF Bellampalli R Puthiya MG Kapaettu S
Pharmacogenomics (2014) 15(3), 349–359
Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Granulomas in Crohn’s Disease and Intestinal Tuberculosis: The Way Forward
Digestive Diseases and Sciences December 2013, Volume 58, Issue 12, pp 3641-3642
Anthropometric measurements of nutritional status in chronic pancreatitis in India: Comparison of tropical and alcoholic pancreatitis
2011-01-01 Regunath H Shivakumar B M Kurien A Satyamoorthy K Pai CG
Indian J Gastroenterol 2011;30(2):78-83
Molecular alterations in colitis – associated colorectal neoplasia: Study from a low prevalence area using magnifying chromo colonoscopy
2012-01-01 Shivakumar BM Kumar BL Bhat G
J Crohns Colitis. 2012; 6:647-54
Two unique presentations of Achromobacter xylosoxidans infections in clinical settings.
2011-01-01 Eshwara VK Mukhopadhayay C Mohan S Prakash R Pai C G
J infect Dev Ctries 2011;5(2);138-141.
Differentiation of Crohn’s disease from intestinal tuberculosis in India
World J Gastroenterol 2011;17433-43
Under-nutrition in tropical pancreatitis – cause or effect?
2011-01-01 Hariharan R Pai CG
Indian J Gastroenterol (accepted)
Karnataka Medical Journal. 2010;37-9
Tropical or idiopathic chronic pancreatitis – what is in a name?
2009-01-01 Pai CG
Clinical Gastroerol Hepatol 2009;7:594-9.
Endoscopic Therapy as first line treatment for pancreatic ascites and pleural effusion
J. Gastroenterol Hepatol 2009;24:1198-1202.
Chronic Pancreatitis. A Prospective Nationwide Study of 1,086 subjects from India
J. Pancreas 2008; 9(5):593-600.
Endoscopic Pancreatic-stent placement and Sphincterotomy for relief of pain in tropical pancreatitis: results of a 1 year follow up
2007-01-01 Pai CG Alvares JF
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2007;66:70-75.
Diagnostic tests for Helicobacter Pylori Infection
2006-01-01 Pai CG
Physician’s Digest 2006 15; 60-65.
Chronic eatitis and pancreatic diabetes in India
2006-01-01 Pai CG Balakrishnan V Kumar H Sudhindran S Unnikrishnan A G (Ed)
The Indian Pancreatic Study Group, Kochi 2006, pp 123-7
A pilot study of the effect of curcumin in tropical pancreatitis
2005-01-01 Durgaprasad S Pai CG Vasanthkumar Alvares JF Sanjeeva Namitha
Ind J Med Res 2005;122:315-8
Quadruple therapy for initial eradication of Helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer: comparison with triple therapy
2003-01-01 Pai CG Thomas C P Biswas A Rao S Ramnarayan K
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology ,Year 2003, Volume 22, Issue 3, 85-7
Roundworm in the bile duct
2002-01-01 Pai CG Alvares JF
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2002;55:913.
Precut papillotomy using needle knife fashioned from discarded standard sphincterotomes
2000-01-01 Pai CG
Indian J Gastroenterology 2000;15:116-8
Comparison of Elisa for antibody detection and biopsy urease test for H pylori in gastrointestinal disorders
2001-01-01 Rao PS Sarkar A Shivananda PG Pai CG
Ind J Med Sci 2001;55:366-70.
Suboptimal response to commercially available kits for Helicobacter pylori eradication
2000-01-01 Pai CG
Indian Journal Gastroenterology 2000;15:92- 93
Secondary oesophageal peristalsis in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
2000-01-01 Pai CG
Journal of Gastroenterogy and Hepatology 2000;15:30-4.
Is Crohn’s disease rare in India?
2000-01-01 Pai CG Khandige GK
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 2000;19:17-20.
A radiographic method for estimating segmental colonic transit time in subjects with rapid gut transit
Indian Journal of Medical Research 1999;110:22-6
Endoscopic dilatation of gastric and duodenal strictures using Savary-Gilliard dilators
1999-01-01 Pai CG
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 1999;50:866-7
Evidence for oxidant stress in chronic pancreatitis
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology. 1999;18:156-7
Is Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy indicated in Indian patients with duodenal ulcer?
1998-01-01 Pai CG
Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 1998; 17:116-7
Rectal Varices in Extra-hepatic Portal Hypertension.
1993-01-01 Pai CG Thomas V Hariharan M Nair KV
Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology 1993; 8: 244-246
Unusual presentations of Duodenal Tuberculosis
American Journal of Gastroenterology 1991; 86: 756-60
Helicobacter pylori infection in patients with and without duodenal ulcer
Journal of Association of Physicians of India, 1991
Endoscopic removal of foreign bodies from the stomach and duodenum using conventional biopsy forceps
Journal of Association of Physicians of India, 1991; 39: 231
Varicella Encephalitis with Transient Diabetes Insipidus
Kerala Medical a. Journal. 1984; 25: 255.
Kerala Medical Journal, 1987; 28: 337
Kerala Medical Journal, 1988; 29: 609
Natural History of ulcerative colitis with respect to treatment modalities and role of CMV Infection
2011-01-01 Dr Sumit Bhatia
Spectrum of dyspepsia in Indian population
2012-01-01 Dr Anurag J Shetty
Laboratory and immunological differences between intestinal tuberculosis and Crohn’s disease - Role in diagnosis