arun-prasad – Shafiya Meditrip
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Dr. Arun Prasad

Obesity and Bariatric Surgeon

Senior Consultant , MBBS, MS, FRCS, 29 years of experience, New Delhi , India

ABOUT DOCTOR

  • At present he is one of the world’s youngest surgeons with an experience of over 7000 laparoscopic operations. (Surgical experience of 29 years and Laparoscopic experience for 24 years).
  • One of the earliest surgeons in the World doing Laparoscopic Surgery for Gall Bladder.
  • Devised his own technique for Laparoscopic Hernia repair that is recognised over the world in eminent medical journals.
  • Done the world’s first Laparoscopic operation of Gall Bladder fistula with the large intestine which too is recognised over the world in eminent medical journals.
  • Worked on the other complex and advanced laparoscopic operations for various abdominal and chest problems.
  • Conducted one of the first series in the world in 1994, showing the feasibility and safety of doing Laparoscopic gall bladder surgery and sending home on the same day.

EDUCATION

  • MBBS
  • MS
  • FRCS

SPECIALIZATION

  • Laparoscopic, Thoracoscopic and Bariatric Surgery, Single Incision Laparoscopy and Advanced Upper & Lower GI Laparoscopic Surgeries, Robotic and Laproscopic Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Gastric banding for Morbid Obesity, Thoracoscopic removal of Hydatid cyst of the lungs, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Gall Bladder Surgery

LIST OF TREATMENTS

  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Banding Surgery
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion
  • Anti Aging and Weight Loss Stem Cells Therapy

AWARDS

  • Recognition by National Health Service ( UK ) for developing Laparoscopic Day Care Surgery.
  • Recognition by Royal College of Surgeons of London for developing Laparoscopic Training program.
  • Recognition from Health Minister, Delhi for developing Thoracoscopic Surgery in Delhi, India.
  • Recognition from Apollo Hospital for 2 land mark international publications on Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy Surgery.
  • Prize by Indian Association ( IAGES ) for study on 3mm Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy.
  • 1st International study demonstrating the feasibility of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Published in European Journal of Surgery 1994
  • 1st Laparoscopic surgery for cholecysto-colic fistula. Published in British Journal of Surgery, 1994
  • 1st Thoracoscopic Surgery for Pulmonary Hydatid Cyst in the World. Limca book of Records.