Dr Wig was Professor and Head of the Department, General Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh
Designation: Director and Head, Department Of General Surgery
Department/Specialty: General Surgery Languages spoken: Hindi, English & Punjabi
Total Years’ of Experience: Over 40 Years
Previous experience: General Surgery especially in the areas of Liver, Gall Bladder, Pancreas, Thyroid, Breast, Adrenals and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers: Examiner for MS (Surgery),MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology) , DNB(General Surgery, Surgical Gastroenterology ) Guest Lecturer
Professional Memberships: Member of Several National Scientists.
Clinical Interests/ Specialized Treatments /Area of Expertise: Gastrointestinal Surgery & Surgical Oncology
Awards & Honors: Dr. Wig has been conferred the Dr BC Roy award twice by the Medical Council of India, Fellowship by the National Academy of Medical Sciences and several other awards by Association of Surgeons of India from the year 1999-2009 and Indian Society of Gastroenterology He has also received awards and commendation for the numerous papers .
Research and Publications: Published over 200 Papers in national and international journals, Reviewer for several national and international journals.
Medical Breakthroughs/ Interesting Case Studies: Authored 5 books about Surgical Gastroenterology ,Pancreas & Clinical Surgery, Editor–In–Chief – Surgical Journal of North India, Chief Guide for Thesis-MS ,MCh Surgical, Gastroenterology ,PhD