Surgery Education - Our Residents & Fellows
Jerry Cheriyan, MD
General Surgery Resident
MD, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India, 2003
Other Postgraduate Training:
Medical Cadet, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India, Oct 1998
Mukherjee D, Cheriyan J, Kourliouros A, Athanasiou T. How does the right gastroepiploic artery compare with the saphenous vein for revascularization of the right coronary artery? Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Nov;15(5):888-92. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivs336. Epub 2012 Jul 30.
Mukherjee D, Cheriyan J, Kourliouros A, Athanasiou T. Does the right internal thoracic artery or saphenous vein graft offer superior revascularization of the right coronary artery? Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Aug;15(2):244-7. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivs180. Epub 2012 May 3.
Management of Trigeminal Neuralgia; assessment and management by Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons in the United Kingdom (Provisionally accepted Full Length Article in The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) Submission BJOMS-D-07-00472
2008, Anatomy of the respiratory system, Southampton General Hospital
2007, Revision Fontan, Cardiac meeting, Southampton General Hospital
2007, Post operative complications Fracture neck of femur Great Western Hospital
2006, Current practice in Trigeminal neuralgia (presented by first author) BAOMS meeting
2006, Journal Club, Vascular meeting, Southampton General Hospital
2005, Cardiac Amylodosis. Southampton General Hospital
2000, Emergency and Disaster Management Dept of PSM , AFMC
Trigeminal Neuralgia: assessment and management by Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons in the United Kingdom Postal survey of consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons in the United Kingdom. We enquired as to what aspects of clinical examination and investigations they performed routinely on new patients presenting with features of trigeminal neuralgia, and how they subsequently managed these patients to build up a picture of how Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons in the United Kingdom are currently assessing and investigating patients with suspected trigeminal neuralgia and compare this to suggested best practice.
Coeliac disease audit, Great Western Hospital Swindon. Audit of the incidence and appropriate use of investigations in different age groups. Feb 2007.
Mortality and morbidity meeting, Vascular surgery, Southampton General Hospital, April to July 2006
Head and neck Cancer referral audit - Southampton General Hospital. Audit of the urgent 2 week cancer referrals and meeting of targets over a 2 month period.
Dental infection rate audit, Southampton General Hospital. Audited the pattern of referrals and the type of infections and modality of treatment used for each.
P-POSSUM Score - Adjusted mortality risk for major surgery, West Cumberland Hospital. Analysis of operative mortality in comparison to expected mortality. Predicted using a risk adjusted scoring system.
Honors and Awards:
2006, Member Hospital Doctor Surgical team of the year, Orthopaedic Department Great Western Hospital
2001, Distinction in E.N.T (Final MBBS), Maharastra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, India
1998, Merit Certificate for A1 grade AISSCE (A-Level, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics & English)
1997, Certificate of Commendable Performance, 26th Inter State Talent Test in Mathematics, AISSE (O-Level) 1996 100% mark for Integrated Science with Practical Certificate of Merit. Top 0.1 % of successful candidates in the Science examination Conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, India.
1996, Merit Certificate National Scholarship Scheme, in recognition of the high position in the meritorious list of candidates in AISSE
1996, Merit Certificate for A 1 grade AISSE (O-Level, English, Hindi, Mathematics, Science, Social Science)
Biosketch: I am passionate about surgery and feel that no journey is too long. I am committed to achieving my intended goals. I am loyal to colleagues, the institution and the profession and I am grateful to the teachers who have guided me through my career so far. In a challenging environment I realise the importance of a sound work ethic and effective communication within a team structure. I can effectively prioritize and organise my workload. I am aware of my limitations and aim to work hard as trainee to achieve my potential. I am confident of making a significant positive impact in a training programme.
I am a keen sportsman and enjoy and play a wide range of sports and games. I was a member of my college teams for football, hockey, handball and chess. I continue to play squash and tennis regularly at the local club now.I also enjoy listening to and playing the guitar. I have a diploma in Children's Art and enjoy Philately. I was also the treasurer of the junior doctors' mess in Swindon and take a keen interest in organising social activities.
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