Doctor's Profile

Dr. Magan Mehrotra

[MS, MRCS (Edinburgh), MNAMS, FNB]
Minimal access surgeon & Bariatric Surgeon & Director

Dr. Magan Mehrotra is a consultant minimal access surgeon – one of the few surgeons in India who has done a two year fellowship of the national board designed specifically for this specialty. He did his MBBS from the prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi and MS from Safdarjang hospital, New Delhi – both centers reputed for the high quality surgical experience they provide to trainees. He completed his advanced training at Sir Ganga Ram hospital in New Delhi working with the pioneers in the field of minimal access surgery in India. He also qualified for the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK and Membership of National Academy of Medical Sciences during his training – both highly coveted qualifications for any surgeon.

Dr. Magan Mehrotra has keen interest in minimal access surgery and regards it as not a profession but a passion or a personal interest. His motto is ‘think minimal access’. He believes that most surgeries can be done by the minimal access methods if good intent is combined with adequate training.

He also has multiple publications on laparoscopic surgery in international and national scientific journals of good repute. He is on the panel of reviewers for submitted articles for Indian Journal of Surgery (IJS).

Bio Data

Name -  Dr Magan Mehrotra
Gender -  Male
Designation Director -  Senior Consultant & Managing
Hospital Name -  APEX HOSPITAL
Hospital website -  mesurgery.com
Hospital Address -  Apex Hospital, Majhola, MBD
Hospital phone & Fax No -  0591-2971200
Associated with Govt Y/N -  N
Mobile Telephone -  0-9997055553
E-mail -  maganmagan31@gmail.com
Date of Birth -  31 May 1977
Nationality -  Indian
Registration Number -  IMR 07/807

Qualifications

Degree Period Institution
MBBS 1995 – 2000 MAMC, New Delhi
MS 2001 - 2004 VMMC and Safdarjung hosp, ND
DNB, MNAMS 2005 VMMC and SJH, New Delhi
MRCS 2005 RCS Edinburgh, UK
Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery (DNB) 2005-2007 Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi

Professional Experience

Position Hospital & Place Duration
Registrar Apollo Hospital, ND 3 months (2004)
Registrar Safdarjaung hosp, ND 1 year (2005)
Fellow MAS GEM Hospital, Coimbatore 1 month (2007)
Private Practice Apex hospital, MBD Since 2007
Managing Director and Senior Consultant Apex hospital, MBD 2017 onwards

- 10 international publications and more than 18 national publications.
- Experience of performing over 15000 Laparoscopic procedures including lap nephrectomies, CBD explorations, Myomectomies, inguinal hernia repairs and difficult cholecystectomies.

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

  • Performed a total of 202 procedures since 2012 including 83 sleeve gastrectomies and 119 Roux en Y Gastric Bypass surgeries.
  • Attended a 4 day workshop on Bariatric Surgery with hands on experience and one to one interaction with Dr C K Huang at Taiwan in 2013.
  • Poster presentation in IFSO 2013 Istanbul on Jejuno-jejunostomy stricture due to faulty stapling technique.
  • Attended various national conferences on Bariatric surgery including OSSI annual conferences.
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Surgeon to Surgeon observership program on Bariatric Surgery at Saifee Hospital, Mumbai.