SURESH M. ADVANI, MD, MPH
300, 17th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Date of Birth: May 19th 1956
Place of Birth: Nagpur, India
1999 Master’s in Public Health (Health Services Management), University of Washington, Seattle.
1998 Occupational Medicine Course, USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks AFB, Texas.
1998 Hyperbaric Training for Health Care Officer, USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks AFB, Texas.
1997 Aerospace Medicine Primary Course, USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks AFB, Texas.
1980 M.B.,B.S., B. J. Medical College, Gujarat, India.
08/1999 – Present Founder/Director, “Pearls of Hope Medical Clinic”, Bakersfield, CA.
08/1998 – 08/1999 Flight Commander, Occupational Medicine, Edward’s AFB, CA.
08/1997 – 08/1998 Flight Surgeon, United States Air Force – Medical Core, Edward’s AFB, CA.
05/1995 – 07/1997 Staff Physician, Bakersfield Family Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA.
04/1990 – 04/1994 Staff Physician, National Health Services Inc. Buttonwillow, CA.
10/1989 – 04/1990 Emergency Physician, Alliance Community Hospital, Bakersfield, CA.
1994 – 1999 Review of the 1993 Coccidioidomycosis Epidemic in Kern County, USA.
1986 – 1987 1. Physiology of the Neo-Rectal Pouch in Rabbits. On a grant from Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Research and Education Institute, Torrance, CA.
2. Influence of Bile in disease activity in Immune Complex Induced Colitis.
3. Case Reviews of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms and Pancreatic Abscesses.
1981 – 1984 1. Retrospective Study of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.
2. Clinical Trials of Antagosan, Azthreonam, and Cicloxillic Acid.
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL HONORS
1987 Inflammatory Bowel Disease Award, Research and Education Institute, Torrance, CA.
1972 National Merit Scholar, India.
1972 – 1975 Higher Education Scholarship, India.
MEDICAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATES
DEA BA 2130615
FMGEMS July 22nd – 23rd 1986, Certificate# 374-475-2.
FLEX June 11th – 13th 1987, Certificate# 560519025.
American Board of Preventive Medicine & Public Health – January 2000-2010, Recertified 2010-2020.
Advani, S.M., Grayston, J.T., De Rouen, T.: Coccidioidomycosis: Development of a Tool to assess the Initial Status and determine Indications for Early Treatment. A Thesis accepted by University of Washington towards Master in Public Health.
White G.H., Advani, S.M., Williams R.A., Wilson S.E.: Cardiac Risk Index as Predictor of Long Term Survival after Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. American Journal of Surgery, 156: 103-107, 1988.
Parikh A.J., Advani, S.M.: Surgery for Diabetes – Surgery for Diabetes - Pancreatic Transplantation. A special issue published on Diabetes by Gujarat State Medical Association.
Advani S.M.: Ulcerative Colitis – Changing trends in Diagnosis and Management. A Dissertation accepted by the Gujarat University for M.S. examination.
Advani, S.M.: Current Trends in Management of Coccidioidomycosis. 43rd Coccidioidomycosis Study Group Meeting, Tijuana, Mexico, March 20th 1999.
Parikh A.J., Advani S.M.: Conservative Management of Upper Gastro-Intestinal Bleeding. Scientific Session of Gujarat State Annual Medical Conference, 1984
Advani, S.M.: Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Diabetes
Surgery for Diabetes
Role of Exercise in Diabetes
Hepatitis – An Occupational Hazard
Management of Bacterial Shock
Grand Rounds at K. M. School of Post Graduate Medicine and Research
American College of Preventive Medicine.
I took seven years of training in the National Cadet Corps of the Indian Air Force, with the last year as Under Officer in No.2 Gujarat Air Squadron of the N.C.C. I was adjudged the Best Cadet and Best Aero-Modeler for three consecutive years. I am also proficient at Mountaineering, Rifle shooting and Gliding.
Dr Yadwinder K. Narang,MD
3940 San Dimas St, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Dr. Zora Gill, MD
2501 H Street, Suite A, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Dr. Girish Patel, MD
Truxtun Radiology Medical Group
9900 Stockdale Hwy, Suite 100, Bakersfield, CA 93311