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Dr.Naresh Shanmugam

Director – Institute of Advanced Paediatrics

Paediatric Gastro & Liver specialist

Bachelors Degree: MBBS from Stanley Medical College, Diploma in Nutritional Medicine from University of Surrey, UK

Master Degree: DCH, DNB(Paed), FRCPCH, Dip. In Nutri Medicine (UK),CCT (UK),CSST (UK)

Dr. Naresh P Shanmugam completed his higher specialist training in the field of  paediatric hepatology, gastroenterology and Nutrition from King’s College Hospital, London. He is working as the senior consultant at Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Chennai and developed comprehensive paediatric liver transplant program.

With surgical expertise from Prof Rela and state of the art PICU facilities, this centre offers a liver transplant to small Infants ( less than 4 kg). Since inception, the center, more than 250 children have been transplanted with a success rate of around 92%.

With more than 50 paediatric liver transplantation per year, this center has become one of the world’s largest paediatric transplant centres.

Dr. Naresh Shanmugam was promoted as Clinical Director for Gleneagles Global Institute of Advanced Paediatrics in 2016 to set up a comprehensive paediatric multi-organ transplant centre

Awards & Honours: Young Investigator Award (2008) – ESPGHAN, Young Investigator Award (2009) – ESPGHAN

Expertise in


  • Medical management of Paediatric liver and metabolic disease
  • Pediatric Pre and post liver transplantation care
  • Pediatric liver intensive care
  • Pediatric Gastro and nutritional problems