Designation: Associate Professor Contact Address: Department of Surgery and Radiology College of Veterinary Sciences, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University Ludhiana-141 004 Telephone : +91 161-2414002, Mobile: +91-9888032745(R) Email: email@example.com
B.V.Sc. & A.H.
Teaching and Other Appointments
Involved in under-graduate and post-graduate teaching in the field of surgery, anaesthesia and diagnostic imaging. Special interest in the field of radiology, ophthalmology and dentistry.
Zonal Secretary of Indian Society of Veterinary Surgery & Radiology
Area of Research Interests
Working on development of various diagnostic and therapeutic protocols for ophthalmic affections in Veterinary Practice. Involved in research on ultrasound guided biopsy of abdominal organs in dogs. Conducted research on diagnosis, medicinal and surgical management of abdominal affections in dogs. Involved in clinical research on oral and dental affections in canines. In bovines, involved in application of intramedullary interlocking nailing on long bones. In equines work is being done on perineal lacerations, caesarean section and colic. Various preanaesthetics like Acepromazine, Midazolam and Xylazine are being evaluated for Ketamine-isoflurane anaesthesia in equines.
Year of Start
Development of diagnostic and therapeutic protocols for ophthalmic affections in Veterinary Practice- Principal Investigator
Clinical studies on diagnosis and surgical management of colic in equines
Studies on the use of intra-medullary interlocking nailing and other orthopaedic procedures for large animals
Research on diagnostic aids and surgical treatment of musculoskeletal and abdominal disorders in large animals
Research Honour’s /Awards
Gold medal to the presentation “Evaluation of colour Doppler sonography for predicting reducibility of intussusceptions in dogs” at 36th annual congress of Indian society for Veterinary Surgery and international symposium “Ruminant Surgery in Polyclinics Co-operative Dairies and Shelters: perspective 2020” from 1 to 3 Nov. 2012 at Anand Agricultural University, Anand.
Gold medal to the presentation “Surgical repair of third degree perineal laceration in mares” in 34th annual congress of ISVS
Gold medal to the presentation “Surgical management of uterine torsion in mares” by in 33rd Annual Congress of ISVS
Appreciation award for the article entitled “Evaluation of combination of anti arthritic drug and therapeutic ultrasound in acute traumatic arthritis in equines” at 31st Annual Congress of ISVS
Department of Surgery & Radiology was awarded Letter of appreciation from Dean, COVS
Letter of appreciation was awarded from Organizing Secretary, 33rd annual conference of ISVS
Appreciation award for the article “Evaluation of Propofol and isoflurane for general anesthesia under midazolam butorphanol premedication in bovine” presented at 35th Annual Congress of ISVS
Best Oral paper Presentation Award for the article entitled, “Unilateral mastectomy for the management of chronic suppurative mastitis in a goat” presented at XIX Annual Congress of ISAPM
Best Oral paper Presentation Award for the article “Treatment of chronic respiratory disease in a Turtle” presented at 30th Annual Congress of ISVM
Students Presently Working
No. of Publications
Mahajan, S.K., Anand, A., Sangwan, V., Mohindroo, J. and Singh, K. (2012). Successful surgical retrieval of metallic splenic foreign body in a dog. Canadian Veterinary Journal 53:279–282
Gupta,K., Sood, N.K., Uppal, S.K., Mohindroo, J., Mahajan, S.K., Raghunath, M. and Singh, K. (2012). Epidemiological studies on canine mammary tumour and its relevance for breast cancer studies. IOSR Journal of Pharmacy 2: 322-333.
Mahajan, S.K., Sangwan, V., Singh, K., Kumar, A. and Saini, N.S. (2011). Surgical management of preputial and penile affections in cattle bulls. Indian Vet J 88(9):129-131
Mahajan, S.K., Singh, S.S., Mohindroo, J., Saini, N.S., Singh, N. and Sood, N.K. (2011). Accuracy of Ultrasound guided biopsy (USGB) and fine needle aspiration biopsy (US-FNAB) for diagnosis of abdominal affections in dogs. Indian J Vet Res 20 (2):20-23
Mahajan, S.K., Singh, S.S., Mohindroo, J., Saini, N.S., Singh, N. and Sood, N.K. (2010). Ultrasound guided biopsy and fine needle aspiration biopsy of splenic and prostatic affections in dogs. Indian J Ani. Sc.80 (3):203-208
Mahajan, S.K., Singh S.S., Mohindroo J., Saini N.S., Singh, N. and Sood, N.K. (2010).Ultrasound guided biopsy for the diagnosis of canine abdominal masses. Indian J. Vet. Surg.30(2):101-103
Sangwan,V., Mohindroo,J., Singh,K., Ragunath, M. and Mahajan, S.K., (2010). Succesful surgical management of enterocutaneous fistula in a mare. Journal of equine veterinary Science. 30(6): 334-36.
Singh, C., Mahajan, S.K., Mohindroo, J., Sood, N.K., Saini, N.S. and Singh, S.S. (2009). Role of USGB/USG-FNAB for the diagnosis of hepatic affections in dogs. Indian J. Vet. Path. 33(2):130-134
Mahajan, S.K., Singh, S.S., Bains, S.S., Sandhu, H.S. and Singh, N. (2007). Clinical studies on the management of supracondylar fractures (SCF) of femur in canine. Indian J Vet Surg. 28: 120-122.
Saini, N.S., Kumar, A., Mahajan, S.K. and Sood, A.C. (2007). The use of ultrasonography, radiography and surgery in the successful recovery from diaphragmatic hernia in a cow. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 48: 757-59.