Consultant - Gastro surgeon, Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgeon

MS, FNB (Minimal Access Surgery), FACS(USA), FALS, FAIS, FMAS

Speciality : Gstrointestinal, Bariatric & Laparoscopic Surgeon, HPB & Liver Transplant Surgery

Department : Surgical Gastroenterology, Minimal Access Surgery & Bariatric Surgery , Kiran Multi Super Speciality Hospital & Research Center, Surat

Years of Practice : 10+ Years

Languages Spoken : English, Hindi, Gujarati, Tamil

Profile Detail

Dr Dharmesh Dhanani is a well-known name in Surat for his experience as a Gastrointestinal, Bariatric, Advanced Laparoscopic, and liver transplant Surgeon . He has a glorious education record. He completed his MS in General Surgery from PDU Medical College Rajkot & worked as Assistant Professor for 2 years.

Thereafter, he pursued training in advanced laparoscopy at Gem Hospital & Research Center, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu under guidance of Dr C Palanivelu & Team. The training covered different subjects like Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Upper GI Surgery, Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary surgery and other minimal access GI surgical procedures. After the successful completion of this training, he was awarded ‘Fellow of National Board (FNB) – Minimal Access Surgery’. Subsequently, he took further training in GI Oncosurgery at TATA Cancer Hospital, Mumbai.

He has worked as consultant GI & Laparoscopic Surgeon at Sunshine Global Hospital, Surat. 

From 2017 to till date, he is providing his services as a Senior Consultant in the Department of Surgical Gastroenterology & Bariatric Surgery in Kiran Multi Super Speciality Hospital, Surat. Under his leadership, the department has grown dramatically, now comprising a team of 4 surgeons, delivering quality surgical care to a considerably higher number of patients.

He is a highly skilled and trained GI & HPB surgeon dedicated to providing cutting-edge surgical care for patients with complex gastrointestinal, liver, pancreatic, and biliary disorders. With 15 years of experience in the field, He is committed to delivering the highest standard of patient-centered care and advancing the art and science of GI and HPB surgery.

Over the past 2 to 3 years, he has played a pivotal role in the development of a Liver transplant program in Kiran hospital, Surat. This is the first-ever Liver transplant program in the entire south Gujarat. With more than 40 successful liver transplant surgeries already done, the program is thriving well. Dr Dharmesh Dhanani Continues to play a crucial role in running and further developing the Liver Transplant program.

Areas of Interest:-

  • Basic to Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Surgery
  • Complex & Complicated Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Specially interested in Complicated & High-Risk surgical cases treated by laparoscopically
  • MBBS – PDU Medical College Rajkot
  • MS – PDU Medical College Rajkot
  • FNB (Minimal Access Surgery) –  GEM Hospital & Research Centre, Coimbatore
  • GI & HPB Oncosurgery Training  – TATA Cancer Hospital, Mumbai
  • Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery (FMAS)
  • Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery (FALS)
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeon (FACS)
  • Fellow of Indian College of Surgeon (FAIS)
  • Dr Dharmesh Dhanani previously worked as Assistant Professor in Department of General Surgery at PDU Medical College Rajkot for 2 years.
  • Presently he is working as full time consultant at Kiran Multi Super Specialty Hospital & Research Centre, Surat since last 4 year.
  • With more than 10 years of experience he has performed more than 6000 laparoscopic & Gastrointestinal Surgery.

KIRAN Hospital Experience

  • Dr Dharmesh in last 7 years of work at Kiran hospital operated all types of high risk & complex / Complicated laparoscopic & Gastrointesitnal Surgery including more than 300 Bariatric Surgery , > 1000 Gastrointestinal Cancer surgery & > 3500 Laparoscopic Surgery, 50 Robotic surgery.
  • Association Of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons (IAGES)
  • Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
  • The Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract (SAAT)
  • American College of Surgeon (ACS)

Achievements & Memory