Pramod Puligandla, MD
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Biography – Dr

Biography – Dr. Pramod S. Puligandla

 

Dr. Puligandla attended the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada for medical school where he graduated as a member of its Hippocratic Council Honor Society. He went on to finish his adult general surgery residency (concurrent with a MSc in Respiratory Physiology) in London as well before moving to the Montreal Children’s Hospital (MCH) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada for fellowships in both pediatric surgery and pediatric critical care medicine. He has been an attending staff member at the MCH in both of these divisions since 2003. Since 2008, he has been the program director for the pediatric surgery fellowship training program at the MCH. He currently holds the academic rank of Full Professor in Pediatric Surgery, Pediatrics and Surgery at McGill University and was recently elected to serve on the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Puligandla is also a co-Director of the Canadian Pediatric Surgery Network (CAPSNet), a national, population-based registry for infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia and gastroschisis.