Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: The All-India Institute of Medical Sciences has refuted claims that no switch operations were being performed on neo-natal patients since the suspension of Dr. A. K. Bisoi of the Cardio Thoracic Vascular Surgery unit at AIIMS.

“The Institute takes strong exception to such misinformation and refutes such reports as this is totally incorrect. There are five more surgeons in the department who perform operations. The surgeons are Balram Airan, Shiv Kumar Choudhary, Ujjwal Kumar Choudhary, Sachin Talwar and V. Devagourou,” said an AIIMS release. “In January, 13 switch operations were performed by three different surgeons of the department,” added the release.