International Modern Hospital
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GENERAL SURGERY DEPARTMENT

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We have a team of devoted surgeons, who adopt a policy to provide high quality medical care with compassion, excellence, and integrity. There is a special interest in Laparoscopic interventional surgery and we also do all kind of conventional surgeries like Breast Surgeries ,Thyroid Surgeries ,Fistula and Varicose surgery.

Our surgical team has a lot of valued studies at different aspects of surgery and they continue to exploit the most up to date approach to surgical cases. Different major operative procedures can be readily accomplished at IMH especially with a good back up of intensive care unit. Most of our Laparoscopic operations are considered as a day care or one day stay, but we always take into consideration patients with special needs and will still be in the same global package. Our surgery team believes that postoperative infection continues to be a major source of morbidity and discomfort to surgical patients, so proper preparation is always adopted and continuing monitoring of our hospital atmosphere is ratified.

Services

The IMH Surgical Unit is a great service that represents state-of-the-art utility in healthcare. We aim at giving genuine energetic care.

  • 1Disorders of breast including malignant diseases
  • 2Surgery of Colon and Rectum
  • 3Anal Fistula ,Fissure and Piles
  • 4Varicocele
  • 5Varicose veins operation
  • 6Hernia Surgery
  • 7Thyroid Surgery
  • 8Weight Loss Surgery

Our Doctors

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Dr. Rohit Kumar, MD, MS, FMABS, FIASGO, FHBPS, FIAGES, FMAS (Head of the Department)

Specialist General Surgeon / Head of the Surgery and Emergency Department

Dr. Rohit Kumar has vast experience in the field of bariatric surgery. He has undergone training in laparoscopic bariatric surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. He has done an advance laparoscopic training in Greece and has done fellowship in hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery in Japan. He has deep expertise in gastro intestinal and bariatric surgery. He has amongst his patients a host of dignitaries, leaders and foreign nationals.

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Dr. Salil Vengsarkar, MBBS, MS, FAIS, ATLS, FMABS

Specialist General Surgery

Dr. Salil Vengsarkar is a specialized laparoscopic abdominal and laser surgeon with a vast experience in the field of general and laparoscopic abdominal surgery for the last 20 years. He has been an inevitable member of the surgical team in various multi specialty hospitals in Dubai for last 12 years. Dr. Salil Vengsarkar has graduated from the prestigious TATA Memorial Hospital and KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India. He has over 17 years of experience in Minimal Access Surgery.

He has special interests in stapled haemorrhoidopexy for haemorrhoids and lasers for haemorrhoids (piles), fistula, fissures and pilonidal sinus as well as vascular surgery for varicose veins. In addition, he has extensive experience in Laparoscopic (Keyhole) surgery for Gallstones, Hernia and Appendix. He has been trained in Gastrointestinal & Colorectal surgery from Alexandra Hospital under National University Hospital , Singapore and in Colorectal and Vascular surgery from Royal Brisbane Hospital, and Mater Hospital, Australia. He has also been trained in Advanced Laser Surgery in St. Elizabeth Hospital, Germany and Maurin’s Vein Clinic, Latvia.

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Dr. Esaaf Hassan Ghazi M. Ba-Rahma , MBBS

Consultant General Surgery

Dr. Esaaf Hassan is currently working in IMH as Consultant General Surgeon. She did Bachelor of Medicine(1991), Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S) from Dubai Medical College for Girls .In 2004 she did German Board certification in Surgery from University of Bonn, Germany. She is currently Head of General Surgery Department Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, UAE

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Dr.Shailesh Puntambekar, MBBS, MS

Specialist General Surgeon

Dr.Shailesh Puntambekar is specialised in laparoscopic cancer surgery. He is considered an expert in Laparoscopic Pelvic surgery and Gynecological cancer surgery in the world and has developed laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for cancer cervix known world over as the “Pune Technique”. He has performed over 400 Robotic surgeries. He is a visiting professor at university of Cape Town, South Africa and has conducted numerous live surgical workshops around the globe.

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Dr. Azam Muhammad , MCH

Specialist General Surgery (Undersupervision)

Dr.Azam Muhammad completed his MBBS in 1987 from Balochistan University and Masters of Surgery from Karachi University in 1994.

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