Dr (Prof) Mohamed RelaMBBS, MS, FRCS Head & Chief Surgeon - HPB & Liver Transplant Surgery, Global Hospitals Group, India
Dr Mohamed Rela has so far performed more than 3000 liver transplant surgeries. He pursued his MBBS from Stanley Medical College, University of Madras, India and MS from University of Madras, India. He went on to complete his FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
In Sep 2009, a team led by him has successfully done the split liver transplantation (first of its kind in India) at the Global Hospital, Chennai. The liver was split during the retrieval operation into a smaller left lobe for transplanting a young girl and a larger right lobe for transplanting an older woman with end stage liver disease.