Welcome to Sandeep Guleria’s official website

Prof. Sandeep Guleria has recently joined the Indraprastha Apollo hospital as senior consultant surgeon in General Surgery, GI Surgery and transplantation.
Prof. Guleria was recently Professor of Surgery at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS).
Prof . Guleria has numerous firsts to his credit . He led the team that did the first cadaveric renal transplant in India from a brain dead donor.
He also led the team that did the first two successful kidney pancreas transplants in India. He was actively involved in the modifications of the Human Organ Transplant Act through the Rajiv Gandhi foundation.
Dr. Guleria was trained in the UK and was appointed as a consultant surgeon in surgery and transplantation at Europeís Largest teaching hospital the St. Jamesís University hospital, Leeds. He was till recently the Secretary of the Indian Society of Organ transplantation and is its current vice president. He is also a member of the ethics committee of the Transplantation Society.
Dr. Guleria has been felicitated with numerous awards, has more than 106 indexed publications and has given seven orations.


1.Invited by the Government of Nepal to set up the Renal Transplant Program
at Bir Hospital, Kathmanu Nepal.I trained the surgical team, did the first two Successful renal transplants in the Bir Hospital. The hospital currently runs a successfull transplant program that I mentor.
2. Dr. Guleria Lead the team that did first Renal transplantation at RML Hospital New Delhi .
3. Invited by military academy to set up laparoscopic donor nephrectomy program.
4. Invited by Apollo Ludhiana and Dr. Guleria led the team that did the 1st Transplant.