Pramod S. Puligandla, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS, FAAP, Pediatric Surgeon and Pediatric Intensivist

Surgery and Critical Care Medicine
Fun fact about me 

I like playing sports and I enjoy wine.

I love working with children and their families because 
They have a genuine desire to get better.

Hospital information

Academic appointments 

Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship



Pharmacology, University of Alberta

Medical Degree 

Univerisity of Western Ontario


General Surgery, University of Western Ontario


Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Montreal Children's Hospital


Research interests 

Outcomes in surgically-correctable congenital anomalies

Selected publications 

*Cowan K.N., P.S. Puligandla, J-M. Laberge, E.D. Skarsgard and The Canadian Pediatric Surgery Network (2012). "The Gastroschisis Prognostic Score: Reliable Outcome Prediction in Gastroschisis.” J. Pediatr. Surg 47(6): in press.

*Baird R., P. Puligandla, J-M Laberge and the Canadian Pediatric Surgery Network (2011). “Institutional Practice Pattern Variability in the Management of CDH and Gastroschisis.” J. Pediatr. Surg 46(5):801-807.

*Donlan M., P.S. Fontela, and P.S. Puligandla (2011). Use of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) in Pediatric Patients with Acute Viral Bronchiolitis: A Systematic Review. Pediatr. Pulmonol. 46(8):736-746. DOI: 10.1002/ppul.21483.

*Beres A., A. Aspirot, C. Paris, D. Berube, S. Bouchard, J-M Laberge, L. Lands and P.S. Puligandla (2011). “A Contemporary Evaluation of Pulmonary Function in Children Undergoing Lung Resection in Infancy.” J. Pediatr. Surg 46(5):829-832.