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Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa

Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa General Surgeon in Bangalore

Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon,

Laparoscopic Surgeon,

Bariatric Surgeon

25 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as specialist)

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89% (27 patients)

Dr. Mahesh Channapppa has 23 years of experience in the wide spectrum of surgical fields. At Aster CMI Hebbal he is the Senior Consultant and Professor in General, Gastrointestinal, Laser Proctology, Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery. He was former Senior Consultant Surgeon at Columbia Asia Hospital Hebbal, Bangalore. He also served as a consultant in General Surgery at Mallya hospital for 3 years, He has worked in the United Kingdom for nearly 4 years. He is a member of the Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI). Where he underwent training in General Surgery, Urology, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Trauma and Emergency. He has worked in proctology, colorectal and breast units in the UK.Dr. Mahesh Channappa excels in, Upper GI, Colorectal, Vascular surgical, Laparoscopic Surgeries and his expertise are in performing routine and challenging surgical procedures. His areas of interest are complex hernia repair, complex laparoscopic gall bladder surgeries , small bowel and colon surgeries, Fundoplication for Reflux disorder, Bariatric and metabolic surgeries, and Laser proctology for Haemorrhoids, Fistulas and Anal fissures.He is a academician and is presently Professor and Mentor for Post graduates in General Surgery at AsterCMI hospital Bangalore.He is a good team leader and has acquired his MBA in Hospital Management recently.

Hebbal, Bangalore

Aster CMI Hospital


No. 43/2, New Airport Road, NH.7, Hebbal, Sahakara Nagar, Landmark: Opposite Godrej Apartments, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 05:00

Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details

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A: Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa practices at Aster CMI Hospital - Hebbal.

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A: Patients frequently visit Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa for Laparoscopic Surgery, Hernia Repair Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.

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A: Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa has been recommended by 24 patients and has recieved stories from 20 patients. You can read detailed patient stories of the doctor on Practo.

Q: What is Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa's education qualification?

A: Dr. Mahesh Chikkachannappa has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Certificate of Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. You can book the doctor through the doctor's profile on Practo.


Bariatric Surgery
Complex Hernia Surgeries
Abdominal wall reconstruction surgeries
Proctology surgery
Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgeries
Surgery for sweaty palms

Awards and Recognitions

He has successively performed single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomies and Sleeve gastrostomies. - 2010
He is an active participant in various academic and promotional activities and has presented papers as well as talks in local surgical society bodies both in India and Abroad. - 2015
He had won an award for many of speeches on various General surgery topics. Has attended several Conferences both in India and UK to keep his knowledge upto date. - 2017


MBBS - University Of Mysore, India, 1995
MS - General Surgery - Dr. B R Ambedkar Medical College, 2000


Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
Association Surgeons of India
Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)


2000 - 2019 Senior Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon at Aster CMI Hospital


44869 Karnataka Medical Council, 1996

Trainings and Certifications

Certificate of Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery - GEM Hospital, 2007

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