Email : opskande@gmail.com


Dr.O.P. Singh Kande

Dr.O.P. Singh Kande

Double Bracket:                                                       BIODATA


Dr.Om Parkash Singh Kande

MemberExcecutive & Disciplinary Committee –cum- Chairman Legal Cell


National Vice President (2015-16 ) IMA HQs New Delhi.

1. Name :                                                                  Dr.Om Parkash Singh Kande

                                                                 Alias ( Dr. Om Parkash Kande / Dr.O.P.S.Kande)

2.Father’s Name:                                                                     Sh.Sadhu Ram

3. Date of Birth:                                                        18th.January, 1949.

4. Address:                   a)  ‘NehchalGhar’ 16-Prem Nagar, Bhadson Road Patiala- 147004.{ Punjab}

   TelephoneNo.:0175 – 5013000          

                                                   b).Amarinder Hospital"

                                             Prem Nagar BhadsonRoad Patiala-147004{ Punjab ), Tel. 0175 – 3294690

                                             Mobile No:: 98140 41869,9216341869

                                       c)  E.mail                    opskande@yahoo.com.,opskande@gmail.com

5. Qualifications:

a). B.Sc. ( Medical)- Punjab University Chandigarh July,1969

b) M.B;B.S. - GuruNanak University Amritsar as student of Govt Medical College Amritsar- January,1974.

c) M.D.(Anaesthesiology)-Punjabi University Patiala from   Govt. MedicalPatiala - January, 1983,

d) Dc.R.M.- Societyfor Advanced Studies in Medical Sciences,New Delhi .

e) Post-graduateCertificate Course in Torture Medicine from IMA Dr. AKN Sinha Academy New


6. Fellowships:      

a) Fellow IMA College of General Practitioners NewDelhi

b) Fellow IMA Academy of Medical Specialities NewDelhi


6. Experience :

i). House-job: (11.1.1975 to 6.4.1975)- Department of Medicine V.J.Hospital Amritsar.

ii) Punjab Civil Medical Services : ( 7.4.1975 to15.3.1985)"

Ø  worked in Punjab State Civil Medical Services asMedical Officer / Officiating Block Health Officer,

Ø  RegistrarAnaesthesia Department Govt. Medical College Patiala, ( wef.20 June 1980 to 1983 with duty of teachingthe under-graduate classes)

Ø  Doctor In charge of Emergency Department, Govt.Rajindra Hospital / Govt. Medical College Patiala. During Service, had excellentrecords


iii) PrivatePractitioner: ( wef 15.3.1985 to till date) as

Visiting Consultant Anaesthesiologist to more than a Dozen reputed Hospitals ofPatiala.

AmarinderHospital Patiala:

This is amulti-speciality hospital with all facilities of modern & well equippedair-conditioned operation theatre / having Electro -cautery / Boyle apparatus /Pulse-Oximeter / Ventilators / ECG and other modern apparatus. All kinds ofoperations of General Surgery / Orthopaedic surgery / ENT / Paediatric Surgery/Plastic Surgery / Gynaecology and Trauma cases and poisoning cases of allkinds, are done by arrangement with Visiting Surgical Team of Concerned Speciality. A Intensive care unit is maintained by the Under-signedhimself. Cases of medicine requiring emergency treatment and intensive care andrequiring respiratory support are tackled efficiently in this hospital.

7.Membership of Associations:

a ) Life -member of IndianMedical Association ( HQ- New Delhi )

*       Life Member &Fellow of IMA College of General Practitioner

*       LifeMember  & Fellow of IMA Academy ofMedical   Specialities

*       Ex- Hony.Director IMA AKN Sinha Institute ofContinuing Health & Medical Education & Research, New Delhi ( 2008)

*       President Punjab Sate IMA ( 2000 –2001 ) & (2001 –2002 & 2004-05 )

·        Chairman of Legaland anti-quackery cell IMA Punjab State   ( 1998-2000)& ( 2002 to 2009)

·        President IMAPatiala ( 2002-2003 ) & Patron IMA Patiala

·        Hony. Secretaryof Indian Medical Association Patiala (1983 to 1999 ) with break of 1988 to1991 ]

·        Regular memberCentral Working Committee IMA HQs New Delhi

·        ExecutiveEditor Annals of IMA Academy of Medical Specialities IMA HQ

·        MemberAnti-Quackery Committee of IMA HQ.

·        Member CentralCouncil _ Patiala Branch.

·        Counsellor forTreatment and Rehabilitation of Victims of Torture & Violence


AND MEMBER ( ELECTED ) PUNJAB MEDICAL COUNCIL -  A statutory body established under The Punjab Medical Registration Act 1916 ( Amended 2010) for Registration and regulation of medical

practitioners in the State of Punjab.

b)  Life -member of  Indian Society of Anaesthetists &Secretary North Zone ( ISA ) – 2002-2003,    Member    of the Executive of NZ ( ISA ) – 2003-2004.

c) Life-Member & PATRON & Past President of Patiala AllopathicPractitioner’s Association Patiala.

d) Life member of Society for Research in Anaesthesiology and ClinicalPharmacology.

e) Life - member Patiala Society for rehabilitation of orthopaedically  handicapped children

.f) Life - member World Sikh Intellectuals Council and President of   Patiala District Unit of the Council

g) Organising Secretary of Intellectuals Forum for Social Reforms.

h) EX-Trustee Shaheed Udham Singh College of Engineering and TechnologyTangori ( Mohali ).

I). Ex-Secretary, Saryu Charitable & Educational Society (Regd)Patiala

j)  Ex- Member of State AdvisoryCommittee on PNDT Act Govt.of Punjab ( 2001 to 2009 )

k) Member of “Citizens Forum for Social Action” Patiala.

L)  Life Member Patiala SocialWelfare Society Patiala

m) ex-Member State Blood Transfusion Council

n) Member Rotary Club Patiala /Ex-President Elect Rotary Club Patiala( 3090) for the Yr.2011-12       

8.SocialServices :

a). As student ( upto 1968 )

·        worked as amember of " Bharat Sewak Samaj" during 1963 to 1965 and organised social service camps ,

·        Attended SocialService camp at Tara Devi       ( ShimlaHills ) in 1963 under Bharat Scouts and Guides,

·        AttendedScience Fair held at Sangrur in 1964 ,

·        Gained Presidents Scout award in 1965 duringAll India Scouts and Guides Jamboori held at Allahabad in 1965 ,

·        Attended NCCcamps w.e.f. 1965 ,66 and 67 as a student of Govt.College Muktsar and gained theRank of Corporal in NCC due to best cadet in NCC Camp held at Faridkot in 1967,

b). As Medical Student andJunior Doctor ( 1969 to 1975 ) at Govt. Medical College Amritsar.

c). 1975 to till date :

·        worked in ruralareas of Punjab wef 1975 to 1980 and during this period worked on Family Planning programme with fulldevotion ,

·        During stay asMedical Officer Bhikhi ( Distt. Bhatinda now Mansa ) , collected Public supportand by way of personal effort built 25-beddedhospital building without any funds from the govt. ,

·        As DoctorIn charge of emergency Department Rajindra Hospital Patiala handled Train -Accident victims during night time with team of fewworkers at Gobindgarh Mandi during daysof militancy in Punjab and handled all the operations of that accident.

·        Left. Govt. Jobto start Private Practice as a Visiting Anaesthetist . ( Here preference wasgiven to ethical practice as a fulltime private practitioner rather than violating Govt. rules of ban on PrivatePractice by Govt. doctors ). There was not a single private Anaesthetist inPatiala City during those days and worked almost 18 to 20 hours a day to cope with the need of Private sector whenmilitancy in the state was at its peak and hence is known as a Pioneer inPrivate Anaesthesia Services in the City.

·        As member ofIndian Medical Association has been associated with various social and serviceclubs of the city and have been taking part in Blood donation camps , Immunization camps, Eye Camps , Medical Check upcamps and other projects of social service. Fighting Quackery has been agoal in life. For this promoted establishment of Patiala AllopathicPractitioner’s Association and organised first Anti-quackery seminar in 1985 inPatiala. As Chairman of Anti-quackerycell of IMA has done ;lot of work in fighting the menace of quackery withfull efforts.

·        As aPractitioner has been providing freeservice to senior citizens and poor patients.

·        Has beenassociated with society for rehabilitation  of handicapped children and alsoserving students in school for deaf and dumb at Patiala

·        As President of Intellectual Council andOrganising Secretary of Intellectuals Forum for Social reforms - working forlove and peace amongst citizens of all the religions and casts to be workingfor unity and integrity of the country.

·        Selected for "VIJYA SHREE AWARD" forcontribution in the field of Medicine and Social work , by India InternationalSociety , New Delhi.

Awards and Recognitions


Ø  IMA Punjab State Membership DevelopmentAward om 13.05.1981

Ø  Certificate of Recognition for SocialServices by Senior Citizns Welfare Association Patiala on September 12, 1982

Ø  Certificate of Appreciation by Punjab YuvakChetna Patiala on October 1, 2010 for Blood Donation Services.

Ø  National President’s Appreciation and MeritCertificate for President of State Branch by National IMA at Calcutta on 26th.December2000

Ø  “Doctorof the Millennium” Award-2000, by Association of Medical Sciences New Delhi

Ø Selectedfor "Millennium Achiever"award by Indian Friendship Society New Delhi

Ø  Awarded Excellence award and President’sAppreciation Award , at 55th.Annual state Conference of IMA Punjabheld at Barnala.

Ø  IMAPunjab Rattan Award by IMAPunjab State on 18th.November 2001

Ø  IMA Academy Of Medical Specialities – IMAAMSMembership Drive Award at Hotel Ashoka New Delhi on December 29,2001

Ø  IMA Academy Of Medical Specialities –Chairman’s Appreciation Award Award at Hotel Ashoka New Delhi on December29,2001

Ø  IMA AKN Sinha Award for Distinguishedservices to Medical Profession by IMA HQs


Ø  Punjab Sarkar Parman Patra – 2003

In recognition of the services as a SocialWorker , Govt. of Punjab awarded “ PUNJABSARKAR PARMAN PATRA-2003” _ aState Level Award containing a commendation certificate signed by ChiefSecretary to Govt. of Punjab, a shawl , a citation , Rs, 11000/- in cash andthe award was presented by Hon’ble Chief Minister Punjab Capt.Amarinder Singhat State Level Function on the 57th. Independence Day function heldat Kapurthala on 15th. August 2003.

Ø  Rotary Club Patiala Award as Rotary Speakeron 10.09.2003

Ø  IMA HQs “ IMA DR.A.P.SHUKLA MEMORIAL AWARD”at Bhubaneswar on December 26,2004

Ø  IMA PC Bhatla Award- 2005 for CommunityServices Award.

Ø  Distinguished Services Award on Doctor’s Dayby Delhi Medical Association on July 1, 2006

Ø  “IMA National Chakitsa Rattan Award  - 2006 “

Ø  IMA Academy of Medical Specialities IMA AMSDistinguished Services Award on December 9, 2007

Ø  Shan-e-Rajput 2008

Ø  State President’s appreciation Award atPIMACON 2009 held at Amritsar on 1st.February 2009

Ø  Best Citizen of India Award 2010 byInternational Publishing House New Delhi

Ø  Bharat Gaurav award 2010

Ø  Star Performer award 2010 by IMA Punjab

Ø  ‘Best Secretary AWARD 2010 by IMA Punjab

Ø  ‘Outstanding Achievements Award-2010’ by IMAPunjab

Ø  Life-Time Achievement Award-2010 by IMAPatiala

Ø  Life Time Achievement Award 2012 by PunjabState IMA

Ø  IMA Punjab Distinguished Services Award-2013

Ø  State Performer Award by IMA Punjab – 2014

Ø  Star Performer Award by IMA Patiala – 2015




*      Working againstthe Crime of Female Foeticide since 1998 , as a member of State Advisorycommittee to Govt. of Punjab , under PC & PNDT Act 1994

*      Have writtenmany articles in various News papers / Journals / magazines on the subject ofFemale Foeticide 

*      Have writtenFirst book of the Country on the subject , titled “ FEMALE FOETICIDE : A CRIME LET US FIGHT IT OUT”  in 2001 , which was released by thenPresident of Medical Council of India , at PIMACON 2001. The book was highlyappreciated by IMA HQ which was also sent to UNICEF.

*      Have deliveredmore than 200 lectures on the subject in public , some under patronage ofPunjab Social Welfare department and Women and Child Security Department ofPunjab Government.


Now a days engaged in delivering “Health Awareness” lectures to Publicat various Socio-religious gatherings.



[Dr.O.P.Singh Kande]
Past President IMA Punjab

( 2000-01-02 & 2004-05)

Ex-Hony.Director IMA AKN Sinha Institute of Continuing Health &Medical Education & Research, New Delhi.

Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Intensivist


Amarinder Hospital
Prem Nagar, Bhadson Road
PATIALA-147004 ( Punjab)

Tel : 0175-2362869
Mobile : 9814041869,
Email:  opskande@gmail.com/opskande@yahoo.com

Website: www.drkande.com



Contact Informations

Nehchal Ghar, 16-Prem Nagar Bhadson Road, Patiala-147001

Phone : 0175-2362869

Mobile : +91-98140-41869

E-mail : opskande@gmail.com


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