Dr. Rajinder Gandhi

Board Certification:

Special Qualification In Pediatric Surgery, Diplomate

American Board Of Surgery, Diplomate

Education:

Institute Of Medicine, Mandalay, Burma

Internship:

Lutheran Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Residency:

Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, NY

Fellowship:

Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS

  • General Secretary, Arya Samaj of Suburban New York 1979 to 1981
  • President, Arya Samaj of Bergen County 1982 to 1988
  • Chairman, 4th Arya Maha Sammelan. Morristown New Jersey August 19-21,1994
  • Representative of the Hindu Community, Bergen County Interfaith Brotherhood/Sisterhood Committee 1991 to 1994
  • Chairman, 5th Arya Maha Sammelan, Detroit, Michigan August 1995
  • Chairman, 6th Arya Maha Sammelan, Queens, New York August 1996
  • Chairman, 10th Arya Maha Sammelan, Hempstead, New York August 2000

SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Member, Rotary Club of Ridgewood, New Jersey 1993-Present
  • Chairman, Dharma Association of North America
  • Trustee, East-West Cultural Organization

 

 

Hospital Affiliations

  • The Valley Hospital

National Medical Societies

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, American Pediatric Surgical Association
  • Member, American Society for Gastroenterologic Endoscopy

State Medical Societies

  • Member, New York Society for Gastroenterologic Endoscopy
  • Member, New York Society for Pediatric Surgery
  • Member, New York Surgical Society

Additional Medical Societies

  • Founding Member, Society for American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Founding Member
  • Founder and Past President, American Society for Surgeons of Indian Origin
  • Consultant, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, FDA - (2/06/94 to 2/5/95)

Professional Achievements

AWARDS

  • Paul Harris Fellowship (Rotary Service) 6/27/97
  • Best Doctors in New York (Castle Connelly 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery (3/1/2002 to Present)College of Physician & Surgeons of Columbia University New York, N.Y. 10032
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery (1977 to 2/28/02)College of Physician & Surgeons of Columbia University New York, N.Y. 10032

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY - REVIEWED ARTICLES

1. Barlow, B. and Gandhi, R. : Renal Artery Thrombosis Following Blunt Trauma. Journal of Trauma 20:7,614,1980

2. Barlow, B. and Gandhi, R. : Radiological Case of the Month - Suppurative Mesenteric Adenitis: Yersinia Entercolitica. AM.J.Dis. Child 35:17,1981

3. Gandhi, R. : Photoclinic - Hydrocolpos in 1 Week old Infant.Consultant 20:1,118,1980

4. Gandhi, R. : Photoclinic - Cellular Blue Nevus. Consultant 22: 4,228,1982

5. Gandhi, R. and Barlow, B. : Preservation of the Ruptured Spleen.Critical Care Monitor: 2,12,1982

6. Lau, H.T., Barlow, B. Gandhi, R. : Ectopic Thymus: Presenting as Neck Mass. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 19:197,1984

7. Barlow, B. , Niemirska, M. Gandhi, R. : Ten Years Experience with Pediatric Gunshot Wounds. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 1927,1982

8. Barlow, B., Niemirska, M., Gandhi, R. : Ten Years Experience with Falls from a height in Children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 18: 9,1983

9. Barlow, B., Niemirska, M., Gandhi, R. : Stab Wounds in Children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 18: 926,1983

10. Gandhi, R., Niemirska, M., Barlow, B. : Indications and Techniques of Upper Gastro-Intestional Endoscopy in Infants and Children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 19: 446,1984

11. Barlow, B., Niemirska, M., Gandhi, R.: Response to Injury in Children with Closed Femur Fractures. Journal of Trauma 27: 430, 1987

12. Barlow, B. Niemirska, M., Gandhi, R. : External Silo Reduction of Unruptured Giant Omphaloceles. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 22: 75, 1987

13. Cooper A., Barlow, B., Niemirska, M., Gandhi, R. : Fifteen Years of Experience with Penetrating Trauma to the Head and Neck in Children. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 22: 24, 1987

14. Eruchalu, O., Barlow, B., Gandhi, R. : Transverse Testicular Ectopia. Contemporary Surgery 30: 79,1987

15. Cooper, A., Floyd, T. Barlow, B., Niemirska, M., Ludwig, S., Seidl, T.,O'Neal J., Templeton, Ziegler, M., Ross, A., Gandhi, R., Catherman, R. : Major Blunt Abdominal Trauma due to Child Abuse. J. Trauma 28: 1483-1487, 1988

16. Gandhi, R., Cooper, A., Barlow, B. : Successful Management of Esophageal Strictures without Esophageal Resection or Replacement. Journal of Pediatric Surgery 24,745, 1989

17. Gandhi, R., Management of Intra- abdominal Testicle During Laparoscopic Hernia Repair:A Case Report. Surgical Endoscopy Vol. 9, No.6, pg 713, 1995 (Invited Commentary)

 

 

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