Dr. Ghansham Biyani

Dr. Ghansham Biyani

Associate Professor, ANAESTHESIOLOGY

Designation : Associate Professor

Qualification :

MBBS (2007) from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore/Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore

MD in Anaesthesiology (2012) from Dr. Sampurnanand Medical College, Jodhpur/Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur

DNB in Anaesthesiology (2012) from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi

EDAIC in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care (2016) from European Society of Anaesthesiology, Brussels, Belgium

Fellowship in Regional Anaesthesia (2019) from Addenbrooke’s Hospital/Cambridge University Hospitals, UK.

Email :drghanshambiyani@aiimsmangalagiri.edu.in

Research Profile

Area of Interest

  • Regional Anaesthesia,

    Obstetric Anaesthesia,

    Hepatobiliary Anaesthesia


    1. Indian Society of Anaesthesiology (ISA)
    2. Academy of Regional Anaesthetists (AORA)
    3. Member National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS)
    4. Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA)
    5. European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA)
    6. Member of editorial board team of the Indian Anaesthetists’ Forum (IA Forum) Journal
    7. Member of editorial board team of the Indian Journal of Clinical Anaesthesia (IJCA)
    8. American Heart Association (AHA) BLS and ACLS Provider, 2021
    9. Advanced Trauma Life Support Provider (ATLS), 2018

Honors / Awards

1. Panelist member at ISA Rajasthan chapter organized by Jodhpur city branch, 2022
2. Excellent reviewer award from the IJCA journal, 2021
3. Young Scientist Award for contribution in the field of Medicine, 2021
4. Certificate of appreciation from UHL NHS Trust, 2021
5. Certificate of gratitude from GSK Smithkline, 2015
6. 1st prize in poster presentation on Percutaneous Tracheostomy, RAJISACON 2011

Books / Chapters

  1. Bhatia PK, Biyani G, Mohammed S. Diagnosis and Management of Hyperthermia and Heat Stroke in Intensive Care Unit. In: Mehta Y, Sharma J, Mehta C. Text Book of Critical Care, 2nd Jaypee Brothers Medical Publisher (P) Ltd 2020; In Press


  1. Bhatia PK, Biyani G, Mohammed S. Convalescent plasma therapy in COVID-19: Fruitful or Futile? In Critical Care Update 2021 Third Edition. Subhash Todi, Dhruv Choudhary, Deepak Govil, Subhal Dixit (Editors) Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd. New Delhi 2021: 307-311


1. Biyani G, Bhatia PK, Mohammed S, Bihani P, Kamal M, Chhabra S. Effect of nitrous oxide and dexmedetomidine on the consumption of propofol during general anaesthesia in adult patients: A randomized controlled trial. Indian Anaesth Forum; 2022: Ahead of publication

2. Thirunavukarasu A, Ferro A, Sardesai A, Biyani G, Hamilton D, Singh DS, Brassett C. Temporomandibular joint anatomy: ultrasonographic appearances and sexual dimorphism. Clinical Anatomy 2021; 1–7. (https://doi.org/10.1002/ca.23719)

3. Bonshahi A, Biyani G, Brasset C, Sherman K, Sardesai N, Sardesai A. Ultrasonographic Visualisation of Variation in the Anatomy of the Medial Cutaneous Nerve of Forearm and Novel Use of Custom Computer Program to Depict the Variation in Anatomy by Generating 2D Diagrams. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2021; 46(2): 182-183. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/rapm-2020-101878)

4. Sanghavi S, Biyani G. Perfusion index as a monitor to determine the success of a peripheral nerve block: Is the truth subjective or objective? Indian Anaesth Forum 2021; 22: 117-9.(doi: 10.4103/theiaforum_103_21)

5. Sardesai AM, Biyani G. Pericapsular nerve group block: Innovation or just a fad? Indian Anaesth Forum 2020; 21: 1-3. 10. (https://www.theiaforum.org/text.asp?2020/21/1/1/278191)

6. Biyani G, Sardesai AM, Rensburg LV. Not everything is as it seems. Saudi J Anaesth 2020; 14: 104-106. (https://doi.org/10.4103/sja.sja_412_19)

7. Bhatia PK, Biyani G, Mohammed S, Lala P. Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on education and learning of trainee anaesthesiologists, and measures to combat the losses. Indian Anaesth Forum 2020; 21(2): 81-84. (doi: theiaforum_132_20)

8. Garg A, Kamal M, Mohammed S, Singariya G, Chouhan DS, Biyani G. Efficacy of dexmedetomidine for prevention of emergence agitation in patients posted for nasal surgery under desflurane anaesthesia: A prospective double-blinded randomised controlled trial. Indian J Anaesth 2018; 62: 524-30. (doi: 10.4103/ija.IJA_788_17)

9. Biyani G, Bhatia PK, Mohammed S, Kumar R, Garg P, Paliwal B. Single or multimodal anaesthetic technique: A selection dilemma. Indian Anaesth Forum 2018; 19: 25-7. (doi: theiaforum_49_17)

10. Chhabra S, Singhal S K, Mohammed S, Biyani G, Pandey R. Sedation in a child with Klippel-Feil syndrome scheduled for magnetic resonance imaging. Korean J Anesth 2018; 2: 163-64. (https://doi.org/10.4097/kjae.2018.71.2.163)

11. Bihani P, Biyani G, Bhatia PK. Can dexmedetomidine be used as sole maintenance anaesthetic agent at standard sedative doses? J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 2017; 33(3): 415-16. (doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.168259)

12. Choudhary D, Biyani G, Bhatia PK, Kothari N. Anesthetic management of a child with autistic spectrum disorder and homocysteinemia. Indian Anaesth Forum 2016; 17: 29-31. (https://doi.org/10.4103/0973-0311.183573)

13. Bhatia PK, Sethi P, Biyani G. Middle East Respiratory Syndrome. Indian J Anaesth 2016; 60: 85-8. (https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-5049.176286)

14. Karnawat R, Biyani G, Choudhary D, Kothari N. Re-emergence of Sub tenon’s Block. Ind J Clin Anesth 2016; 2(4):190-191. (doi:10.5958/2394 4994.2015.00027.X)

15. Bhatia PK, Biyani G, Mohammed S, Sethi P, Bihani P. Acute respiratory failure and mechanical ventilation in pregnant patient: A narrative review of literature. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 2016; 32: 431-9. (doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.194779)

16. Sethi P, Bhatia PK, Gupta N, Biyani G, Verma S. Liver biopsy: Small procedure with large complications. Anaesth Pain and Intensive Care 2016; 20(1): 111-112.

17. Choudhary D, Suthar OP, Bhatia PK, Biyani G. “Zero” diastolic blood pressure. Indian Anaesth Forum 2016; 17: 32-3. (doi: 10.4103/0973-0311.183572)

18. Sharma A, Biyani G, Ramachandran R. Factitious reading by gas monitor. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 2016; 32: 530-2. (doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.173395)

19. Kumar R, Mohammed S, Biyani G, Karnawat R. Sternal cleft: Anaesthetic management of a rare congenital anomaly. Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59: 523-5. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.163009)

20. Sharma V, Biyani G, Bhatia PK. Opioids induced serotonin toxicity? Think again. Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59: 463. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.160979)

21. Sharma V, Verma S, Biyani G, Bhatia PK. Cisatracurium and temperature: So, what is new? Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59:763. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.170048)

22. Biyani G, Mahajan C, Kapoor I, Kumar N. Transient and sudden hypotension with use of fibrin glue. J Neuroanaesthesiol Crit Care 2015; 2: 69-70. (doi: 10.4103/2348-0548.148408)

23. Kumar R, Biyani G, Mohammed S, Karnawat R, Sethi P, Sharma V. Efficacy of Nitro-glycerine as an adjuvant to intravenous regional anesthesia: A review of literature. Ind J Clin Anesth 2015: 2(2); 107-10. (doi: 10.5958/2394-4994.2015.00008.6)

24. Bhatia PK, Biyani G. Fluid Resuscitation in Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Shifting Goalposts. Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59: 269-71. (https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-5049.156863)

25. Darlong V, Biyani G, Pandey R, Baidya DK, Chandralekha, Punj J. Comparison of Air-Q intubating laryngeal airway and Ambu laryngeal mask airway in infants for controlled ventilation: A randomized controlled trial. Pediatric Anesth 2015; 25(8): 795-800. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pan.12663)

26. Karnawat R, Biyani G, Mohammed S, Agarwal M. Comparative Study of Analgesic Efficacy of Ropivacaine with Ropivacaine plus Dexmedetomidine for Epidural Block in Abdominal Hysterectomy Surgery. Ind J Anaesthesia and Analgesia 2015: 2 (1), 47-52

27. Sinha R, Biyani G, Bhattacharjee S. Anesthetic management of a child with pantothenate kinase associated neurodegeneration. Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59(1): 43- 46. (https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-5049.149449)

28. Sharma A, Shende DK, Vyas V, Biyani G, Devi SK, Devara S. Difficult intubation in a patient with carcinoma colon due to tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica: An incidental finding or otherwise. Egypt J Anesth 2015; 31(2): 199–202. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egja.2014.12.007)

29. Sethi P, Bhatia PK, Biyani G, Paliwal B, Sharma V. Acquired Tracheo-oesophageal Fistula: A Challenging Complication of Tracheostomy. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2015; 25(2): 76-77. (http://doi.org/10.2015/jcpsp.s76s77)

30. Kothari N, Biyani G, Goyal S, Sharma V. Video rhino-laryngoscope converted into a fibreoptic bronchoscope. Indian J Anaesth 2015; 59: 675-7. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.167481)

31. Sawhney C, Biyani G, Mohammed S, Shende P. Bone cyst and pathological fracture: Implications for the anesthesiologist. Indian J Anaesth 2014; 58(6): 767- 768. (https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-5049.147181)

32. Mohammed S, Biyani G, Bhatia PK, Chauhan DS. Airway management in a patient with blunt trauma neck: A concern for anesthesiologist. Egypt J Anesth 2014; 30(4): 431–433. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egja.2014.04.002)

33. Biyani G, Yadav N, Shende P, Bindra A, Mohammed S. Hypertension following therapeutic arterial embolization: A Rare Complication. The Indian Anaesthetists’ Forum 2014; 15(6): 1-5

34. Karnawat R, Mohammed S, Biyani G. A Rare Malposition of Central Venous Catheter Inserted Through Internal Jugular Vein. International Journal of Life Sciences Research 2014; 2(1): 27- 29

35. Darlong V, Biyani G, Pandey R, Baidya DK, Chandralekha, Punj J. Comparison of performance and efficacy of air-Q intubating laryngeal airway and flexible laryngeal mask airway in anesthetised and paralyzed infants and children. Pediatric Anesth 2014; 24: 1066–71. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pan.12462)

36. Mohammed S, Yadav D, Sharma UD, Karnawat R, Biyani G. Comparison of Intubation by LMA C-Trach vs. Intubation by Direct Laryngoscopy in patients with normal airway. Ind J Clin Anesth 2014: 1(1); 4- 12

37. Biyani G, Chhabra A, Baidya DK, Anand RK. Adjuvants to local anesthetics in regional anesthesia: Should they be used? Part I: Pros. Trends in Anesthesia and Critical Care 2014; 4(1): 19-24. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tacc.2013.12.002)

38. Biyani G, Chhabra A, Baidya DK. Adjuvants to local anesthetics in regional anesthesia: Should they be used? Part II: Cons. Trends in Anesthesia and Critical Care 2014; 4(4): 91-96. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tacc.2014.05.003)

39. Mohammed S, Karnawat R, Bhatia PK, Biyani G. Myocardial infarction during pregnancy: A rare occurrence. Indian J Anaesth 2014; 58(1): 94- 96. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.126846)

40. Darlong V, Biyani G, Baidya DK, Pandey R, Punj J. Air-Q blocker: A novel supraglottic airway device for patients with difficult airway and risk of aspiration. J Anaesthesiol Clin Pharmacol 2014; 30(4): 589- 90. (doi: 10.4103/0970-9185.142904)

41. Biyani G, Mohammed S, Bhatia PK. Anesthetic challenges in molar pregnancy. The Indian Anaesthetists’ Forum 2013; 14(8): 1-9

42. Biyani G, Mohammed S, Bhatia P. Fentanyl, rather than Tramadol: A cause of respiratory depression. Indian J Anaesth 2012; 56(1): 89- 90. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.93358)

43. Biyani G, Bhatia P. Mortality in hydatidiform mole: Should we blame thyroid? Indian J Anaesth 2011; 55(6): 628- 29. (doi: 10.4103/0019-5049.90629)