Dr. Shivendra Singh


Senior Consultant & Chief of Gastro-intestinal Oncosurgery & Liver Transplantation

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Sector - 5, Rohini, Delhi - 110 085
Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Mahender Kumar Jain Marg, Niti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110049


Gastro-intestinal Oncosurgery
Liver Transplantationy
Gastrointestinal Surgery
HepatoBiliary Surgery


MBBS -King George's Medical College , Lucknow, India
MS(General Surgery) - King George's Medical College , Lucknow, India
DNB (General Surgery) - King George's Medical College , Lucknow, India
Advance Course in Pathology - Armed Forces Medical College, Pune University, Pune, 198MCh (Gastrointestinal Surgery)- GB Pant Hospital &Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India6
Clinical Fellow (Department of HPB Surgery & Liver Transplantation) - Institute of Liver Studies, King's College Hospital, London, UK
Clinical Fellow (Department of Digestive Surgery) - Montsouris Institute, University of Paris, France
Clinical Fellow (Division of Liver Transplantation & Hepatobiliary Surgery) - Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


1999 Jan - 1999 April - Senior Resident Surgical Oncology - Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute,New Delhi, India
1999 - 2001 - Senior Resident Surgical Gastroenterology - Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute, Lucknow , India
2001 - 2004 - Senior Resident Gastrointestinal Surgery - GB Pant Hospital, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
2005 - 2007 - Assistant Professor HPB Surgery & Liver Transplantation - Institute of Liver & Biliary Sciences, New Delhi, India
2007 - 2010 - Assistant Professor HPB Services & Liver Transplantation - Institute of Liver & Biliary Sciences, New Delhi, India
2010 - 2011 - Associate Professor HPB Services & Liver Transplantation - Institute of Liver & Biliary Sciences, New Delhi, India
Sep 2011 - Till Now - Senior Consultant & Chief, GI Oncosurgery& Liver Transplantation - Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, New Delhi, India


Association of Surgeons of India ()
Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (S-152)
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association - Indian Chapter- (471)
International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists & Oncologists


Dr. Shivendra Singh is a leading expert in GI Oncosurgery and Liver Transplant Services in Delhi. He has special interest in management of liver & pancreatic tumors, radical surgery for gallbladder cancer, laparoscopic surgery for GI malignancies and liver transplantations.
He is having more than 28 years experience in Department of GI Oncology. He is an active member of various international liver societies and reputed faculty speaker.
Dr Shivendra has more than 100 publications to his credit and has made more than 150 presentations in national and international conferences.


Honors in General Surgery in Medical School Examination (MBBS)
Honors in Preventive and Social Medicine in Medical School Examination (MBBS)
French Government Scholarship Award - University of Paris,
Inspector - National Board of Education.'Soudavar Memorial Fellowship' Award - Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Travelling Fellowship Award - 2nd International Society of Gastrointestinal Oncology Conference -Washington
Singh KJ, Singh S, Jain S, Tyagi S, Puri S, Narang P, Agarwal AK. Inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery pseudoaneurysm in chronic pancreatitis - a rare presentation. Asian Oceanian Journal of Radiology 2004;9:101-105
Chakraborty P, Sakhuja P, Kundra A, Jain A, Singh S, Anuradha A, Agarwal A, Kar P. Non-familial juvenile polyposis with histological evidence of adenomatous transformation - a case report . Tropical Gastroenterology 2004;25:170-171
Singh S, Bhojwani R, SinghS, Bhatnagar A, Saran RK, Agarwal AK. Skeletal metastasis in gall bladder cancer. HPB 2007; 9: 71-72
Agarwal AK, Mandal S, Singh S, Bhojwani R, Sakhuja P, Uppal R. Biliary obstruction in gall bladder cancer is not sine qua non of inoperability. Ann SurgOncol. 2007 Oct;14(10):2831-7]
Krishnasamy R, Agarwal S, Singh S, Puri S, Sakhuja P, Agarwal AK. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma associated with pancreatic ductal intraepithelial neoplasia: report of a case. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2007 Oct;6(5):553-6
Agarwal AK, Singh S, Agarwal S, Gupta V. Management of patients of post cholecystectomy benign biliary stricture complicated by portal hypertension. Am J Surg. 2008 Apr;195(4):421-6
Singh S, SachdevAK, Chaudhary A, Agarwal AK. Palliative surgical bypass for unresectableperiampullary malignancy. - Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 2008; 7: 308-312
Agarwal AK, Krishnasamy R, Agarwal S, Singh S. Significance of splenic vein thrombosis in chronic pancreatitis . Am J Surg. 2008 Aug;196(2):149-54
Singh S, Agarwal AK.-"Gallbladder Cancer: The Role of Laparoscopy and Radical Resection"- letter to editor- Ann Surg 2009; 250(3): 494-95
Choledochal cyst with large stone cast and portal hypertension. Singh S, Kheria LS, Puri S, Puri AS, Agarwal AK. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2009 Dec;8(6):647-9.
Cholelithiasis in gallbladder cancer: Coincidence, cofactor, or cause. Shrikhande S.V. ,Barreto S.G, Singh S, Udwadia T.E, Agarwa A.K.. EJSO 2010;36:514-9
Portal biliopathy: a study of 39 surgically treated patients. Agarwal AK, Sharma D, Singh S, Agarwal S, Girish SP. HPB (Oxford). 2011 Jan;13(1):33-9.
Hepatic Hydatid: PAIR, Drain or Resect? Gupta N, Javed A, Puri S, Jain S, Singh S, Agarwal AK. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Aug 9.
Management of hypersplenism in non-cirrhotic portal hypertension: a surgical series. Rajalingam R, Javed A, Sharma D, Sakhuja P, Singh S, Nag HH, Agarwal AK. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2012 Apr;11(2):165-71.
All cholecystectomy specimens must be sent for histopathology to detect inapparent gallbladder cancer. Agarwal AK, Kalayarasan R, Singh S, Javed A, Sakhuja P. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Apr;14(4):269-73
p53 and beta-catenin expression in gallbladder tissues and correlation with tumor progression in gallbladder cancer. Ghosh M, Sakhuja P, Singh S, Agarwal AK. Saudi J Gastroenterol. 2013 Jan-Feb;19(1):34-9.
Analysis of Notch and TGF-β Signaling Expression in Different Stages of Disease Progression During Hepatitis B Virus Infection. Trehanpati N, Shrivastav S, Shivakumar B, Khosla R, Bhardwaj S, Chaturvedi J, Sukriti, Kumar B, Bose S, Mani Tripathi D, Das T, Sakhuja P, Rastogi A, Bhihari C, Singh S, Gupta S, Kottilil S, Sarin SK. ClinTranslGastroenterol. 2012 Oct 4;3:e23
Endosonographic evaluation of pancreatic cystic lesion. Bhatia V, Rastogi A, Bohari C, Singh S. Journal of digestive endpscopyc. 2011; 2: Suppl 1
The Initial Indian Experience with Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC in the Treatment of Peritoneal Metastases. Bhatt A, Mehta S, Seshadri RA, Sethna K, Zaveri S, Rajan F, Mahajan V, Singh S, Raj EH, Sugarbaker PH.Indian J SurgOncol. 2016 Jun;7(2):160-5.
Effective Downsizing of a Gastroesophageal GIST Using Neoadjuvant. ImatinibMesylate: a Case Report.Asif S, Gupta N, Gupta G, Mehta A, Singh S.J Gastrointest Cancer. 2016 Mar 2
Lifestyle and Sporadic Colorectal Cancer in India.Sinha R, Doval DC, Hussain S, Kumar K, Singh S, Basir SF, Bharadwaj M.Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16(17):7683-8.
Primary GIST of the liver masquerading as primary intra-abdominal tumour: a rare extra-gastrointestinal stromal tumour (EGIST) of the liver.Louis AR, Singh S, Gupta SK, Sharma A. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2014 Sep;45(3):392-4
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