MBBS, MD, PhD , Head - Department of Gastroenterology
50 Years of Experience 4 Awards
With a successful illustrious career of 48 years, Dr. Rakesh Tondon needs no introduction. He is an alumnus
of the KG Medical College Lucknow.
He perused MD degree from the same college. Furthermore, Dr. Tondon completed another year of medical
residency, followed by three years of a gastroenterology fellowship in the USA.
He started his medical career with AIIMS as an Associate Professor of Medicine and eventually promoted to
the position of HOD Gastroenterology.
Dr. Rakesh Tandon has a stellar professional background. His area of expertise involves management of
Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatic Biliary diseases.
For his achievements, he has been honored with various recognitions, including prestigious Fellowship of
FRCP (Hon), FAMS and FAGA, “Dr. B.C.Roy Award” for being Eminent Teacher, Gold medal for best thesis in
M.D. (Medicine) and many more. To share his knowledge and experience, Dr. Tandon has authored many
medical journals as well as mentored many medical practitioners.
Forthwith, he is available at PSRI, Delhi as HOD Gastroenterology. At the same time, he is also practicing as
Senior Consultant, Gastroenterology with Max Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi.
Gastroenterology, HOD- Pushpawati Singhania Hospital and Research Institute, Delhi ,
Gastroenterology, HOD- All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Gastroenterology, Associate Professor- All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
MBBS - KG Medical College Lucknow, 1963
MD - KG Medical College Lucknow, 1966
Member - American Gastroenterological Association
Member - Asia Pacific Association of Gastroenterology
Member - Indian Society of Gastroenterology
Member - International Association of Pancreatology
Member - India Pancreas Club
Member - Indian Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Member - Association of Physicians of India
Awards and Achivements
Dr. J.N. Berry Award for the best paper presented at the A.P.I. meeting, Madras, 1979. Title of the paper
`A structural study of cholesterol gallstones`.
Gold Medal for Best Thesis in M.D. (Medicine) in 1966, K.G. Medical College, Lucknow, India.
Dr. B.C.Roy Award for Eminent Teacher, 2000
Hari Om Ashram Alembic Award for basic science research in clinical medicine, 1989