Aster Cmi
Dr. Charles Panckel

Dr. Charles Panckel

Consultant – Gastroenterology

Professional qualifications:

Clinical Fellow in Hepatology (NUH Singapore) | Certificate in Gastroenterology (Royal College of Physicians, UK) | DM in Gastroenterology (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram) | DNB in General Medicine | MD in General Medicine (Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram) | MBBS (Govt. Medical College, Kottayam)​

A highly experienced Gastroenterologist , Dr. Charles Panackel is an expert in Hepatology and Liver Transplantation. Trained in the United Kingdom, Singapore and India, his fields of special interest include management of Liver Cancer, Viral Hepatitis C and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease).


•  Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, Medical Trust, Kochi .
•  Set up the Cadaveric Liver Transplant Unit at Medical Trust Hospital along with Dr. Deepak Varma in 2012
•  Visitor observer in Liver Transplantation at Addenbrookes, Cambridge ​
•  Proficient in English & Malayalam