Dr (Prof) Sumit Sinha, Director Neurosurgery, Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon has been awarded the Young Neurosurgeon Award at the Times of India Achievers Award 2017. The event was attended by notable doctors of national and international repute who competed with each other for various categories. The prestigious award was adjudged by notable jury members – Dr. Mahendra Bhandari, Padma Shri (Reputed UroSurgeon), Dr. Girdhar Gyani (Director General at Association of Healthcare Providers), Dr. Lily D Engineer (Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine).
Dr. Sumit Sinha is a reputed and accomplished neurosurgeon who has completed his neurosurgical training form All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Dr. Sinha over the years has been associated with various stalwarts in the field of neurosciences. Some of the prominent neurosurgeons of international repute, with whom he has trained and performed surgeries are – Prof Hiroshi Sano (Japan), Prof T Kanno (Japan), Prof Louis Vialle (Brazil), Prof B Meyer (Germany). Dr.Sumit Sinha has been trained in spinal surgery and is a qualified teaching faculty for AO Spine (International), a nonprofit organization for the dissemination of knowledge about spinal pathologies, all over the world. He is engaged in various teaching and research activities both in the country and abroad. His primary expertise and interest is in minimal access spinal surgery, wherein, he performs complicated spinal surgeries with minimal incisions, with the purpose of less pain and trauma to the patient and early return to activity. Dr. Sumit Sinha is a trained, qualified ATLS faculty. Dr. Sumit Sinha is also an accomplished brachial plexus and peripheral nerve surgeon and has till now operated more than 250 complicated cases of nerve injury with a high success rate and has largest experience of operating on such type of cases.
According to Dr. Sumit Sinha, “ I have been trained in one of the finest institutions of the country – AIIMS, New Delhi. This honour of being awarded the Young Achiever highlights the fact that a lot is expected out of me. I shall ensure that the standards of neurosurgery care are taken to new heights and at Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon, we are able to etch new clinical success stories.”