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Ashish Kumar

  • MBBS, MD, DM
  • Professor & Senior Consultant
  • Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
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Ashish Kumar is an Associate Professor in the Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, and associated Ganga Ram Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (GRIPMER), India. He completed his Gastroenterology training from the Sanjay Gandhi Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India in 2004. Subsequently, under the mentorship of Prof Shiv Kumar Sarin he did Senior Research Associateship in Hepatology and worked in his unit for 5 years. His research areas include mainly liver cancer, portal hypertension, acute-on-chronic-liver failure, and stem cells. He has over fifty publications in international journals, including Gastroenterology, Annals of Internal Medicine, and Gut. He was one of the faculty members of the recent Baveno conference on portal hypertension, and also of many consensus conferences by APASL on portal hypertension. He is currently working on developing Indian consensus on liver cancer under aegis of INASL.

Recent publications

  • Comparison of three cut-offs to diagnose clinically significant portal hypertension by liver stiffness in chronic viral liver diseases: a meta-analysis

    • Song J
    • Ma Z
    • Huang J
    • et al.
  • Results of Sofosbuvir Plus Ribavirin in Patients With Hepatitis C Related Decompensated Cirrhosis

    • Tmu N
    • Kumar A
    • Sharma P
    • et al.

Professional experience

Professor & Senior Consultant

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital

June 2011 - Present



Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences

January 2002 - December 2004(3 years)


King George's Medical University

July 1996 - June 1999(3 years)

Co-authors (418)

  • Liver Research  Open Journal