Dr Amey Sonavane

Dr Amey Sonavane

Consultant Gastroenterology: Hepatology & Liver Transplantation

MBBS, DNB (General Medicine), DNB (Gastroenterology). MRCP (SCE-Gastroenterology Fellowship in Clinical & Transplant Hepatology)

Experience : 15+ Years

Timings : Mon/Wed/Fri -
3 PM to 6 PM
Tue/Thu/Sat -
9 AM to 1 PM


23PG+MH2, Sector 10, Kharghar,
Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 410210


About Doctor :


  • Liver disorders
  • Esophageal disorders
  • Stomach disorders
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Intestinal disorders
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Therapeutic endoscopies
  • Acidity
  • Heartburn
  • Stomach and abdominal pain
  • Stomach ulcers
  • Loose stools
  • Blood in stools
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Jaundice
  • Hepatitis
  • Fatty liver
  • Gallstones
  • Pancreatitis
  • Diagnosis of cancers of esophagus, pancreas and Intestine

Past Experience :

  • Consultant in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Apollo Hospital, Navi Mumbai July 2019.
  • Apollo Hospital, Navi Mumbai July 2018 to July 2019 Associate Consultant in Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Liver Transplantation.
  • Medanta-The Medicity, Gurugram, India July 2017 to July 2018 Senior Fellow and Associate Consultant in Clinical and Transplant Hepatology.
  • Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Mumbai March 2014 to March 2017 Super Specialty Resident in Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
  • P. D. Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Center, Mumbai Feb 2013 to Feb 2014 Clinical Assistant in Internal Medicine.
  • John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL July 2009 to October 2009 Observer, Department of Medicine
  • Alexian Brothers Corporate Health Care Center, Schaumburg, IL April 2009 to July 2009 Extern
  • Center for Immediate and Corporate Care Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, Thane, India June 2008 to March 2009 Volunteer Research Assistant, Department of Dermatology
  • Poornima Hospital, Mumbai, India March 2008 to March 2009 Medical Officer

Publications :

  • Gupta D, Sonavane A. Heart-leaved moonseed-innocuous or baneful. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hepatology 2022;12(1):254-255 (January 2022)
  • Sonavane AD, Gupta D, Ambekar A, Nagral A. Acute esophageal necrosis: an uncommon entity. J Postgrad Med 2021;67:115-6. Doi: 10.4103/jpgm.JPGM_635_20 (January 2021)
  • Janwadkar A, Nagral A, Marar S, Sonavane A, Raut V, Vasanth S, Mirza D. Positional outflow obstruction as a cause of early refractory ascites post-pediatric living donor liver transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2021; 25:e13969 (January 2021)
  • Raut V, Sonavane A, Shah K, Amruthraj C, Thorat A, Sawant A, et al. Successful liver transplantation immediately after recovery from COVID-19 in a highly endemic area. Transpl Int. 2020 Nov 30:10.1111/tri.13790. doi: 10.1111/tri.13790. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33253449; PMCID: PMC7753267 (November 2020)
  • Sonavane A, Raut V, Marar S, Sawant A, Shah K, Raj A, et al. Preoperative successful thrombectomy and thrombolysis of acute extensive splanchnic venous system and TIPSS thrombosis in a child with Budd-Chiari syndrome-Creating a window to enable living donor liver transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2020 Nov 24:e13857. doi: 10.1111/petr.13857. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33232561 (November 2020)
  • Sonavane, A.D., Gupta, D., Parmar, T. et al. Typhoid ulcer related massive gastrointestinal bleeding successfully treated with endoscopic therapy. Egypt J Intern Med 32, 1 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s43162-020-00004-1 (August 2020)
  • Sonavane AD, Shah K, Raut V, Thorat A, Raj CA, Ambekar A, et al. Splenic peliosis and spontaneous splenic rupture: A rare complication following liver transplantation. Indian J Transplant 2020;14:172-4. doi: 10.4103/ijot.ijot_71_19 (June 2020)• Sonavane AD, Bagde A, Raut V, et al. Therapeutic coil embolization of dominant shunt in hepatopulmonary syndrome enhances post-liver transplant respiratory recovery [published online ahead of print, 2020 May 21]. Pediatr Transplant. 2020;e13729. doi:10.1111/petr.13729 (May 2020)
  • Choudhary NS, Sonavane A, Saraf N, et al. Poor Performance Status Predicts Mortality After Living Donor Liver Transplantation. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2020;10(1):37-42. doi:10.1016/j.jceh.2019.06.006)(Jan 2020)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S, Sood N, Kathuria A, Chaudhary N. A Rare Case of Budd-Chiari Syndrome Secondary to Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: Salvaged with TIPSS. Tropical Gastroenterology 2019;40(2):293-309. http://dx.doi.org/10.7869/tg.531 (July 2019)
  • Choudhary NS, Saigal S, Sonavane AD, Prakash AK, Saraf N, Soin AS. A case of Sirolimus induced interstitial lung disease after liver transplantation. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2019 July August;9(4):539-540. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jceh.2018.09.005 (July 2019)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S. An Enigmatic Case of undiagnosed severe diarrhea post living donor liver transplantation. Transpl Immunol. 2019 Jun;54:17-19. doi: 10.1016/j.trim.2018.11.004 (June 2019)
  • Sonavane AD, Amarapurkar DN, Rathod K, Punamiya S. Long-term survival of patients undergoing TIPS in Budd-Chiari Syndrome. J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2019 Jan-Feb;9(1):56-61. doi: 10.1016/j.jceh.2018.02.008 (January 2019)
  • Sonavane AD, Sonawane PB, Amarapurkar DN. IBD across the age continuum: Similarity and Disparity. Indian J Pediatr. 2018 Nov;85(11):989-994. doi: 10.1007/s12098-018-2665-5. (November 2018)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S, Kathuria A, Choudhary NS, Saraf N. Guillain-Barre Syndrome: Rare Extra-intestinal Manifestation of Hepatitis B. Clin J Gastroenterol. 2018 Aug;11(4):312-314. doi: 10.1007/s12328-018-0847-3 (August 2018)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S, Kathuria A, Choudhary NS, Saraf N. A rare case of Budd-Chiari Syndrome secondary to Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: salvaged with TIPS. Accepted for publication in Tropical Gastroenterology. (June 2018)
  • Amarapurkar AD, Amarapurkar DN, Rathi PM, Sawant P, Sonavane AD, Baijal R et al. Risk factors for inflammatory bowel disease; prospective multicentre study. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2018 May;37(3):189-195. doi: 10.1007/s12664-018-0850-0 (May 2018)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S. Hepatic Encephalopathy and Liver Transplantation. Submitted as book chapter. (March 2018)
  • Saigal S, Sonavane AD. Fluid Overload in Cirrhosis – assessment and management. Hepatol Int (February 2018) doi: 10.1007/s12072-018-9852-3
  • Sonavane AD, Pal AM, Amarapurkar DN. Metastatic Mayhem. OGH Reports 2018; 7(1); 77-79. (January 2018) doi: 10.5530/ogh.2018.7.1.17
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S. Clinical Implications of treatment modalities for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. LiRADS Conference Handbook, INASL. (December 2017)
  • Pal AM, Sonavane AD, Agarwal R, Rathi PM. Parathyroid cancer causing acute severe pancreatitis. JAPI 2017; 65: 95-97
  • Amarapurkar DN, Sonavane AD, Amarapurkar AD. Metastatic Crohn’s. JAPI 2017;65:86-8
  • Sonavane AD, Rathi PM. Fitz-Hugh Curtis Syndrome. Indian J Med Res 2017;145:147
  • Sonavane AD, Amarapurkar DN, Amarapurkar AD. An interesting case of Polycystic Pancreas. ACG Case Rep J 2016;3(3):199-201 • Sonavane AD, Sonawane PB, Chandak SV, Rathi PM. Disseminated Histoplasmosis with Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in an immunocompetent host. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2016,10(3):3-5
  • Sonavane AD, Rathi PM. Subacute intestinal obstruction by a giant ilea lipoma treated by endoscopic removal. J Dig Endosc 2015;6:701-2
  • Nair SR, Viswanath V, Sonavane AD et al. Erythema elevatum diutinum with verrucous carcinoma: a rare association. Indian J Dermato,Venereol &Leprol 2010;76:420-2
  • Kshirsagar P, Sonavane AD, Doshi AC et al. Atypical Presentation of Leptospirosis. JAPI 2010:58.
  • Viswanath V, Sonavane AD, Doshi AC et al. Dexamethasone – cyclophosphamide pulse therapy in progressive systemic sclerosis. Indian J Dermatol 2010;55:304-5
    • D, Sonavane A. Heart leaved moonseed – innocuous or baneful. Submitted and accepted in J Clin Exp Hepatol.
    • “Subacute intestinal obstruction by a giant ileal lipoma treated by endoscopic removal” presented in Video-endoscopy clinics at the Indian Society of Gastroenterology Conference (ISGCON), Mumbai. (December 2014)
    • Platform presentation “SSPE: An unusual case” at the 19th Indian Academy of Neurology Conference (IANCON) at Pune, India. (September 2011)
    • A retrospective analysis to determine the efficacy of Colistin monotherapy versus combination therapy in resistant gram negative infections. (DNB thesis study - January 2011) Conducted a Retrospective Study to determine the efficacy of Dexamethasone - Cyclophosphamide Pulse Therapy in Progressive Systemic Sclerosis and presented the paper at the clinical meeting of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (November 2008)

Media Publications :

  • Sonavane AD, Nagral A. Acute Liver Failure. Handbook of General Medicine. (October 2020) Sonavane AD, Saraf N. NAFLD and Liver transplantation. NAFLD. Ed Akash Shukla, Vol 1, 107-120 (December 2019)
  • Sonavane AD, Saigal S. Hepatic encephalopathy and liver transplantation. Hepatic encephalopathy updates. Vol 1,76-85 (December 2019) Sonavane AD, Chaudhary NS. Nutrition in Chronic Liver Disease. In Press. Book on Anaesthesia and Liver transplantation (August 2019)

Awards & Recognitions :

  • Presented the travel award winning poster “Renal Dysfunction in HCV” at the APASL STC on HCV at New Delhi. (December 2015)
  • Selected as a preceptee for training in Viral Hepatitis at the Singapore Hepatitis Conference, Singapore. (May 2016)
  • Presented the travel award winning poster “Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Autoimmune Hepatitis” at the International Digestive Diseases Forum (IDDF) Conference at Hong Kong (June 2016)
  • Passed with Distinction and ranked first in medical school in first and second years.
  • Secured Distinctions in Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology and Pharmacology.
  • Secured First Class in Gross Anatomy, Forensic Medicine, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology,
  • Preventive and Social Medicine, Pediatrics, General Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology.
  • Secured the JRD Tata Full Scholarship for excellent academic performance throughout medical school.

Languages :

  • English
  • मराठी
  • हिन्दी