Dr Vimal K Marula MD FACS | Columbus, Ohio
- Associate professor of Surgery, Associate Director of Clinical Affairs and Education - Center of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Ohio State University Medical Center
Dr Vimal Narula attended college at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia earning a Bachelor of Science degree. He went on to attend Medical School and do his General Surgery Residency at Marshall University finishing in 1999 and 2005 respectively. He furthered his training to complete one year fellowships in Minimally Invasive Surgery and Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy & Gastrointestinal Surgery at the Ohio State University from 2005-2007. He joined faculty as an Assistant professor at The Ohio State University Medical Center in 2007.
Currently, Dr Narula is an Associate professor of Surgery and the Associate Director of Clinical Affairs and Education for the Center of Minimally Invasive Surgery (CMIS) at the Ohio State University Medical Center. His current areas of academic / research interests include minimally invasive surgery, surgical endoscopy, Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES), hernia repair, surgical simulation, education and robotics.
Dr Narula has over 70 publications, abstracts and book chapters, is active in SAGES, AHS, SSAT, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.