Work Experience

Director and Head Dept. of GI & Minimal Access Surgery

Surat Institute of Digestive Sciences Since Jan 2015 to till now

GI & Minimal Access Surgeon

Gastro Surgical Clinic & Mahavir Super Speciality Hospital Since Sep 2010 To Jan 2015. 4 yrs 5 mos Surat, Gujarat, India

M.R.C.S. from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - 2010

Senior residency in G I SURGERY:

Dept of G. I. Surgery & liver transplant, G. B. Pant Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, from July 2008 to July 2010

M.S. (GENERAL SURGERY):

B J Medical College, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India 2007. First class, University second.

M.B.B.S

P.S. Medical College, Karmsad, 2002

ACHIEVMENTS

  1. First successfull liver resection (3.5 kg tumor) in Surat / South Gujarat

  2. 1st major laparoscopic liver resection of Surat / South Gujarat

  3. First SMA thrombectomy of for Bowel gangrene in Gujrat.

  4. Having record of doing fastest standard 4 port cholecystectomy in less than 5 mins (total skin to skin time)

  5. First Laparoscopic Whipples surgery for Cancer of Pancreas in Surat / South Gujarat.

  6. Won the National level award for best laparoscopic liver resection video in IASG 2018.

  7. First Laparoscopic Spleen preserving distal pancreatectomy in Surat / South Gujarat.

  8. Pionier of Minimal invasive retroperitoneal pancreatic necrosectomy (MRPN) in Surat / South Gujarat.

  9. Pionier of Open Mini cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst in Gujarat.

  10. First to perform Radical laparoscopic cholecystectomy for cancer of GB in Gujarat.

  11. Having record of removal of 11 kg tumor from the back of abdomen in 72 year old gentlemen.

  12. First Surgeon to do an iliac to mesenteric arterial bypass for chronic mesenteric ischemia (with blocked stent).

  13. Having record of doing fastest 3 port cholecystectomy in 6 mins.

  14. Having record of operating 59 inches long trichobezore of stomach reaching upto ileum.

  15. Having record of removal of 6.5 kg tumor with laparoscopy from 18 year old girl who trawelled to USA after 8 days of surgery.

  16. First Surgeon in south gujarat to pionear blood less liver and pancreatic surgery.

  17. Having record of removal of one of the longest gall bladder (20cm).

  18. Surgeon having heighest experience in south Gujarat for complex HPB surgery in privet set up.

PUBLICATIONS

  1. JCR - Isolated primary neurofibroma of intestine: A Case Report

  2. LANCET - Dabigatran in patients with myocardial injury after non-cardiac surgery (MANAGE): an international, randomised, placebo-controlled trial

  3. IJSR - Primary peritoneal hydatid cyst presenting as Mesenteric cyst

  4. IJSR - Undifferentiated Embryonal Sarcoma of liver

  5. Stood amongst top 5 at national level surgical quiz during surgical training in 2006.

  6. Won the prize of the best E Video for laparoscopic left hepatectomy in IASG 2017
    (NATIONAL G I SURGERY Conference)

  7. Won the prize best E poster on Bowel Gangrene in IASG 2017 (NATIONAL G I SURGERY Conference)

  8. Presented several posters in IHPBA (INDIA) and DDW (USA)

On reviewer board in
* Indian Journal of sugery
* ACG case report Journal

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