Associate Professor Suneet Sood

Contact Details

Tel: +607 219 0600  ext: 699
Fax: +607 219 0601
Email: suneet.sood@monash.edu

Profile Summary

Associate Professor Dr Suneet Sood joined the Clinical School at Johor Bahru in October 2012. He completed his undergraduate studies in medicine from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, and subsequently specialized in surgery. Over the years he developed an interest in surgery for disorders of the liver, pancreas, and other digestive organs. His main research focuses on the effects of appendectomy on the body. He also has projects in the fields of intensive care and medical education.

Dr Suneet has written monographs on various digestive disorders and four medical books. He runs several medically-related websites.

Areas of expertise:

  • Surgery for digestive disorders, especially related to diseases of the liver and pancreas
  • Medical writing
  • Medical education

 

Qualifications

MBBS (AIIMS, Delhi), MS (AIIMS, Delhi)

Publications

Papers

  1. Mohd. Yussof, S. J., Omar, E., Pai, D., & Sood, S. (2012). Cellular events and biomarkers of wound healing. Indian J Plastic Surg 45(2), 220-228.
  2. Teh, L. K., Mohamed, N. I., Salleh, M. Z., Rohaizak, M., Shahrun, N. S., Saladina, J. J., . . Sood, S. ... Din, J. (2012). The risk of recurrence in breast cancer patients treated with tamoxifen: polymorphisms of CYP2D6 and ABCB1. [Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't]. AAPS J, 14(1), 52-59. doi: 10.1208/s12248-011-9313-6
  3. Seenivasagam, T., Gerald, H., Ghassan, N., Vivek, T., Bedi, A. S., & Suneet, S. (2011). Irreducible rectal prolapse: emergency surgical management of eight cases and a review of the literature. [Review]. Med J Malaysia, 66(2), 105-107.
  4. Al-Shaham, A. A., & Sood, S. (2010). Recurrent furunculosis as a cause of isolated penile lymphedema: a case report. J Med Case Rep, 4, 196. doi: 10.1186/1752-1947-4-196
  5. Dvivedi, S., Sood, S., Mehrotra, V., & Dvivedi, J. (2003). Injuries caused by the black Himalayan bear in the foothills of Garhwal, Himalayas. Trop Doct, 33(2), 115-117.
  6. Sood, S., Chopra, A. K., & Minocha, V. R. (1991). Management of extrahepatic portal hypertension in children. [Review]. Indian J Pediatr, 58(3), 317-320.
  7. Kapur, M. M., Sood, S., Kochar, K. P., Paul, S., & Rao, S. V. (1989). Prognostic factors in the surgical treatment of azoospermia. Br J Urol, 64(1), 69-71.
  8. Minocha, V. R., & Sood, S. (1989). Liver cell transplantation. In Rana BS, Anand VJ (eds), Scientific Foundations of Surgery, 2nd ed, New Delhi
  9. Sood, S., & Minocha, V. R. (1989). Portal hypertension in children. [Review]. Indian Pediatr, 26(1), 61-71.
  10. Sarda, A. K., Kumar, R., Sood, S., Bal, S., Mathur, M., & Kapur, M. M. (1988). Hernia uteri inguinale: an unusual form of male pseudohermaphroditism. [Case Reports]. J Assoc Physicians India, 36(5), 341-344.
  11. Sood, S. (1988). Survey of factors influencing injury among riders involved in motorized two-wheeler accidents in India: a prospective study of 302 cases. J Trauma, 28(4), 530-534.
  12. Sood, S., & Krishna, A. (1998). Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
  13. Sood, S., Sarda, A. K., Bal, S., Shukla, N. K., Singh, M. K., & Kapur, M. M. (1988). Malignant retro-peritoneal teratoma (a case report). [Case Reports Review]. J Postgrad Med, 34(3), 185-187.
  14. Tandon, B. N., & Sood, S. (1988). Hepatic venous outflow tract obstruction. In Tandon BN and Nundy S (eds), Textbook of Tropical Gastroenterology, Oxford University Press, New Delhi.
  15. Sood, S., Jayalaxmi, T. S., Vijayaraghavan, S., & Nundy, S. (1987). Use of sodium nitroprusside induced hypotensive anaesthesia for reducing blood loss in patients undergoing lienorenal shunts for portal hypertension. [Clinical Trial Randomized Controlled Trial]. Br J Surg, 74(11), 1036-1038.
  16. Kapur, M. M., Sarda, A. K., Bal, S., & Sood, S. (1986). Carcinoma of the thyroid: differential behaviour in solitary and multinodular tumours. Br J Surg, 73(11), 894-895.
  17. Nazar, Y. A., Gupta, U., Sood, S., & Kapur, M. M. (1986). Bacteriology of the genital tract in azoospermia. [Comparative Study]. Indian J Med Res, 84, 213-216.
  18. Sood, S., Kapur, B. M., Gupta, A., & Shriniwas. (1985). Role of intra-operative wound lavage in post-operative wound infection. [Clinical Trial Comparative Study Randomized Controlled Trial]. Indian J Med Res, 81, 92-95.

 

Books and monographs

  1. Kadhim, J. O., & Sood, S. (2010). Nice to know in Surgery. UPENA, Malaysia.
  2. Desai, N., Sood, S., Malik, A. S., & Sood, M. (2009). AIDS after HAART. UPENA, Malaysia.
  3. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2007). MCQs in Surgery. Elsevier, India.
  4. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2005). Hepatitis E. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  5. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2004). Chronic Pancreatitis. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  6. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2004). Hepatitis B. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  7. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2003). Hepatitis C. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  8. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2003). Ulcerative Colitis. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  9. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2002). Acute Pancreatitis. Digestive Diseases Foundation, Noida.
  10. Sood, S., & Krishna, A. (1996). Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries, Jaypee, New Delhi

 

Book chapters

  1. Sood, S., & Kamarulzaman, A. (2009). The HIV positive healthcare worker. In: Desai N, Sood S, Malik AS, Sood M. AIDS after HAART. UPENA, Malaysia. 115-124.
  2. Sood, S., & Tandon, V. (2008). Acute pancreatitis. In: Tandon BN (ed) Tropical Hepatogastroenterology, Elsevier. 539-536.
  3. Tandon, V., & Sood, S. (2008). Chronic pancreatitis. In: Tandon BN (ed) Tropical Hepatogastroenterology, Elsevier. 566-596.
  4. Sood, S. (1996). Purulent pericarditis. In: Sood S. Krishna A (eds): Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
  5. Sood, S. (1996). Surgical complications of typhoid. In: Sood S. Krishna A (eds): Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries. Jaypee Bros. Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
  6. Sood, S., & Dargan, P. (1996). Hepatic venous outflow tract obstruction. In: Sood S. Krishna A (eds): Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
  7. Sood, S., & Mehrotra, G. (1996). Prehepatic portal hypertension. Sood S. Krishna A (eds): Surgical Diseases in Tropical Countries. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi.
  8. Sood, S., Chopra, A. K., Chugh, I. M., Kumar, P., Marya, S. K. S., & R., M. V. (1995). Road traffic accidents and other injuries in Delhi: a comparison of severity patterns. In Bhattacharya A, Chawla R, Gurnani A (eds), Trauma Anaesthesia and Critical Care in Developing Countries. Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi. 30-34.