DR (MR) MAHADEVAN DEVA TATA
ANS, PMC, MBBS(MAL), MSurg(MAL)

  • Head of services of Upper GI surgery, Ministry of Health of Malaysia
  • A highly dedicated general & upper GI surgeon with extensive experience in breast & Upper Gastrointestinal surgeries and clinical research
  • Born & bred in Seremban, and have been working in Negeri Sembilan since 2003. Well-known throughout the country, particularly Negeri Sembilan for massive contribution to the state as an outstanding surgeon, researcher & St John Ambulance state commander, & therefore was awarded by :-
    1. Yang di-Pertuan Besar Negeri Sembilan, The Royal Highness
      • The Distinguished Citizen Award (Pingat Masyarakat Cemerlang) in 2010
      • The state medal Ahli Setia Negeri (ANS) in 2015
    2. NS Jaycees International
      • One of the NS Three Most Outstanding Young Person 2014
  • 15 years of experience in conducting multiple successful Upper GI surgeries in Negeri Sembilan
  • Founder of HOPE (Honour Your Patients’ Emotion) team for all cancer patients in Tuanku Ja’afar Hospital.
  • Created Anti reflux Tata stent, first flexible metallic stent spefically for cardioesophageal junction cancer, by MI tech, Korea.
  • Sets up & coordinates national open access endoscope services in Malaysia ;
    1. Champion in the National Quality Assurance convention in 2011 for the study on “Open Access Endoscopy Reduces Waiting Time and Increases Gastrointestinal Cancer Detection”
  • Well-trained on magnifying endoscopy & early cancer detection in Japan