Dr. Sushil Kumar Jain is an eminent General and Advance Laparoscopic Surgeon. Currently he is working with Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi.
He is one of the pioneers of laparoscopic surgery in our country after having received formal training in this field from Middlesex Hospital in the United Kingdom. He finished his super specialization in colorectal surgery from the world’s most prestigious St Mark’s Hospital, London, in 1989-90. His experience, practice and training in this field were further enhanced and consolidated by his association with the world famous colorectal surgeon, Dr Pramod Kumar Jhawar, as his associate surgeon at the Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Mumbai.
He is well-renowned for his consistent performance par excellence, with highest number of successful surgeries in his department per annum. After acquiring his qualifications and basic practicing skills from Assam, his integral North-East connect has always been an indispensable part of his life. Affectionately referred to as “Ambassador to the People of Assam”, he is one of those about whom more and more people love to write: Som P Ranchan and Punyadevi are a just few of such renowned writers. He is very prominent in the print and electronic media in Assam for selflessly helping the patients.
Dr Jain is the proud recipient of Dr. Ambedkar Sewashree National Award. He has also received Surgery Ratna Award and Shrawak Ratna Award. Dr. Jain was honoured by the Press Club of Guwahati too in May 2011 as the “Guest of the Month”.