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Dr. Saket Goel

Dr. Saket Goel

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon

23 Years Experience Overall  (23 years as specialist)

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Dr. Saket Goel is a Senior Surgeon practicing in New Delhi since 2000. 3 years Senior Residency at Maulana Azad Medical College and associated Lok Nayak Hospital & Superspeciality GB Pant Hospital, New Delhi. During his training period, he has worked with dozens of surgery and gained extensive experience in the art of surgery. This strong foundation enables him to handle the most complicated surgical cases.Subsequently, he worked in premium hospitals of South Delhi including Max Superspeciality Hospital, Moolchand, and PSRI Hospital, New Delhi.In 2004, he joined Indraprastha Apollo Hospital as a consultant in the Department of Surgery (General, Gastrointestinal, Minimal Access, Bariatric & Robotic ).In 2005, he went to the University of Heidelberg, Germany to do 1-month clinical observership under Dr. Buchler & Dr. Freiss who are world renowned for Pancreatic Surgery and are European Referral Centre for Pancreatic Cancer.He performed the varied spectrum of surgeries which includes open basic to complicated gastrointestinal surgeries (including Gastro Onco.)Minimal Access Surgery accounts for major part of the surgical load and includes basic to advanced(Bariatric).Minimal Access Surgeries performed till date :Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair – Inguinal, Ventral, Laparoscopic Appendicectomy, Bariatric Surgery – Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Liver Hydatid Cyst, Laparoscopic Bowel surgery – Anterior resection, APR, Rectal Prolapse, Laparoscopic Gastric Surgery – Hellers Myotomy, Fundoplication, GIST, Laparoscopic Gynaecology- Ovarian Cyst, Endometriosis, Ectopic, Diagnostic Laparoscopy, Laparoscopic Lymph Node Biopsy, HALS Surgery for Colorectal Cancer & Robotic Surgery.Teaching the DNB - General Surgery and Surgical Gastroenterology is an important task. He actively involved in the thesis of the DNB candidates.He also actively involved in the organizing of CMEs in the hospital - reducing surgical complications, Minimal Access Surgery, Colorectal Cancer- latest approach, Ulcerative Colitis (to name a few)He keeps himself up to date by regularly attending the conferences, operative workshops, and CMEs.

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Sarita Vihar, Delhi

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.

Awards and Recognitions

MAMCOS Appreciation Award - 2010


MBBS - G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1992
MS - General Surgery - G B Pant Hospital / Moulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, 1997


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Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
IAGES - Indian Association of Gastrintestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
Delhi Medical Association (DMA)
Indian Medical Association (IMA)


2004 - Present Senior Consultant, General, Laparoscopic, Colorectal, Gastrointestinal & Bariatric Surgery at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals
2001 - 2004 Senior Consultant Surgeon at Max Hospital


10868 Delhi Medical Council, 2016
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