Dr. Joy Varghese

Global Hospitals

Dr. Joy Varghese is currently the Director of Hepatology & Transplant Hepatology at Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai, India. He is one of the most senior transplant hepatologists in India. Dr. Joy has been in the medical field for more than a decade and successfully performed more than 1500 liver transplantations. He has played a vital role in setting up liver transplant programs in both Government as well as Private institutions in Tamil Nadu & Kerala. Having a vast experience in the field of general hepatology, Dr. Joy has delivered more than 1000 lectures on liver disease/liver transplantation in India and abroad. He is the first person in India who initiated therapeutic plasma exchange in various liver conditions and successfully performed hepatitis B virus-related liver transplantation using hyperimmune plasma. He has published more than 100 scientific papers in the field of liver diseases.

Department of Hepatology & Transplant Hepatology, Gleneagles Global Health City, Chennai
26 years of experience overall (14 years as a specialist)
MBBS, M.D, D.M (Gastro), Fellowship in Liver Transplantation (Germany)

Association of Physician of India
Indian Society of Gastroenterology
Indian National Association Study of Liver Disease
International Club of Ascites
European Association of Study of Liver Disease
Liver Transplantation Society of India
International Liver Transplantation Society