Dr. Pankaj Khandelwal is the director of Baroda Laparoscopy Hospital, a pioneer of advanced laparoscopic surgery in the region.
Dr. Pankaj Khandelwal is one of the most known and recognized surgeons for Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery in Central and South Gujarat. He has been practicing as GI, Laparoscopic, and Bariatric Surgeon for the last 23 years in Baroda as a Director at Baroda Laparoscopy Hospital and has shifted to Aadicura Multispeciality Hospital now.
He has been trained in England for laparoscopic and gastrointestinal surgeries. He has to his credit three laparoscopic surgeries performed for the first time in world literature. He is a national faculty for training surgeons for laparoscopic surgeries. He has organized a large number of live workshops and conferences in the region. He has been invited as faculty to different conferences in the country.
Past Secretary Gujarat Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India 2010
Past President of Surgeons Association, Baroda, 2013-2016
Member of National Society Memberships like ASI, IAGES (Indian Association of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons), OSSI
Member of International Society Memberships like SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons), ASMBS (American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons)
Organised emergency surgery conference at Unity Hospital (Sterling)
Organised ADLAP 2006 (Advanced Laparoscopic Operations Workshop) at Kailash Cancer Hospital
Organised ADLAP 2007 at Railway Hospital, Vadodara
Organised ADLAP 2008 at K M Shah Medical College, Piperiya
Organized GI update in April 2010
Organised GUJSURGCON 2010 at Baroda, the annual conference of Gujarat State Surgeons Association
Organised GI Update in March 2011, 2012, 2013 at Baroda
Organised GI Update in 2013 at Baroda
State and National faculty in many conferences
Trainer for Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery, Basic Laparoscopic Surgeries and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeries
Faculty at Cemast Training Centre, Mumbai.
Areas of Expertise
Laparoscopic GI Surgery
Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Over 23 years of experience
Education and Training
Bariatric Surgery Training,
Strasbourg IRCAD, France
Trained in GI Surgery and Laparoscopy,
Overseas Doctor Training Scheme, England
MBBS, MS (General Surgery),
MS University, Vadodara
Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Research & Publication
- First reported laparoscopic surgeries in world literature.
- Laparoscopic pyelolithotomy in ectopic kidney.
- Laparoscopic ureteric implantation.
- Laparoscopic replacement of ureter by ileum.