Dr. Vivek Vij

Dr. Vivek Vij is a pioneering liver transplantation surgeon credited with developing living donor surgery &standardizing safety protocols to achieve a 100% donor safety profile sever since the time of it’s inception in India. Dr. Vij is the 1st surgeon from the Indian subcontinent to perform a series of laparoscopic donor Hepatectomy in Liver Transplantation procedure. Dr. Vij brings with him an extensive experience of over 2 decades in the field of liver transplant and GI Surgery.

He is among the best liver transplant surgeons in India. He is the founder of Liver Transplantation &Hepatobiliary Sciences in Fortis group, starting a highly successful and reputed liver transplant program at Noida, Uttar Pradesh, and later at Mohali in Punjab. Dr. Vij& his experienced team have a cumulative experience of successfully performing more than 2500 liver transplants, most of the transplants during his career have been performed at Fortis Hospitals with an exceptional record of 95% patient and 100% donor success rate.

Dr. Vij is well known for the lowest liliary complication rate (<4%) in the Living Donor Liver Transplant (LDLT) worldwide.


Previous Experience

  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, India.
  • Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India.
  • Fortis Hospital, Mohali, Punjab State.
  • Rajendra Hospital & Medical College, Patiala, Punjab State.
  • B.J.M.C, Pune, Maharashtra, India.


Clinical Interest

  • Adults Liver Transplantations
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants
  • Complex Liver procedures
  • Advanced Pancreato-biliary procedures
  • Advanced laparoscopic&Robotic Surgery
  • Basic Science Research &Regenerative Medicine