Expert Affiliations :
Chief consultant and Head Bariatric Surgery & Minimal Access Surgery
Honorary Professor of General Surgery
Consultant Surgical Gastroenterology GI oncology & Minimal Access Surgery at Fortis Hospitals
Faculty of Bariatric Surgery with Webmed central
A graduate of GMC, Amritsar Dr. Ashish Bhanot pursued his Masters in Surgery from the Government Medical College and Hospital, Jamnagar. Following his fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery, Endoscopic Hernia surgery and Bariatric Surgery, has worked with singular determination to develop, valuate and propagate Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric surgery & minimally invasive colorectal cancer surgery in India.
His working experience extends from being a Chief Consultant and Head Laparoscopic General, GI and Obesity Surgery at Wockhardt Hospitals and as Senior Gastro laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon at Fortis Hospitals.
Dr. Ashish Bhanot performs Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery with GI Oncology & Bariatric surgeries propagating key hole laparoscopic technique which is relatively painless and scar less as compared to conventional surgery. His surgical expertise extends to operating on Liver, gallbladder, appendix, pancreas, stomach, small and large intestine, fissure, fistula in ano, piles and GI cancers, with emphasis on day care surgeries, gastrointestinal cancers, Anti-diabetes and Obesity Surgery. His specialty extends to the treatment of acute and chronic pain abdomen and weight loss surgery.
As one of the pioneers of Bariatric Surgery in central India Dr. Ashish Bhanot recognizes and acknowledges the increasing prevalence of obesity in India. With his characteristic determination he continues to pursue the surgical treatment (bariatric surgery) of patients with morbid obesity.
His academic pursuits are several and to name a few he has been engaged as Professor, teaching general surgery and minimal access surgery to undergraduate and post graduate students at various medical colleges across India. Dr Ashish Bhanot is one among surgeons of world selected for prestigious Fellowship in Hepato-biliary surgery at Seoul National University South Korea. His passion for surgery has leaded him to author many original research papers in reputed national and International journals. He is also, an editor and faculty with many web based journals on obesity surgery. He is also working to bring cost effective safe robotic surgery in India.
Dr. Ashish Bhanot has been on expert panel and conducted number of talks educating masses on obesity and other health related issues on television and radio. He is strong advocate of Hippocratic Oath â€œIn whatsoever place that I enter I will enter to help the sick and heal the injured according to best of my ability and judgment; I will keep them from harm and Injustice."
Areas of Expertise:
â€¢ Bariatric Surgery for Morbid Obesity
â€¢ Sleeve Gastrectomy & Gastric Bypass
â€¢ Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Appendectomy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Inguinal, incisional hernia repair
â€¢ Laparoscopic Orchidopexy and Orchidectomy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Varicocelectomy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Hydatid Cyst
â€¢ Laparoscopic Colorectal surgery
â€¢ Minimally invasive surgery of fistula, fissure and Piles
â€¢ Laparoscopic Hiatus hernia repair
â€¢ Laparoscopic Rectopexy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Myomectomy
â€¢ Lapsroscopic Heller's myotomy
â€¢ Laparoscopic Burch Colposuspension for incontinence
â€¢ GI oncosurgery
Experience o Honaraory Professor and PG guide to Surgery trainees
o Chief Consultant, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery, Wockhardt Hospitals
o Sr. Consultant, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery, Primus Hospitals, New Delhi
o Senior Specialist GI Surgery , GI Oncology & Bariatric Surgery Fortis Hospitals
o Faculty of Bariatric Surgery with Webmed Centralo
Professional Memberships o Life Member Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
o Life Member International Federation of Obesity Surgery Life Member Obesity Surgery Society India
o Life Member of All Indian Society of Advancing Research in Obesity
o Life Member of Indian Medical Association
Specialty Interests Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic Gastro Intestinal Surgery , GI Oncosurgery ,Gastric & Colorectal Cancers, Hiatus Hernia & Recurrent Hernias ,Complex Fistula and Fissures Minimally Invasive Procedures, Stapler Haemorrhoidectomy for Piles & Obesity Surgery.