Dr. Padmashri Saumitra Rawat

Dr. Padmashri Saumitra Rawat

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, FRCS - General Surgery (Upper GI), FRCSEd, FRCS, CCST - Gastroenterology, FRCS - Ad Eundem, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologist

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General Surgeon

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GastroIntestinal Surgeon

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28 Years Experience

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Dr. Saumitra Rawat did his medical graduation in 1987 from prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi followed by Master of Surgery from same institution. In 1995, he went to England for higher super specialist training, where he was extensivelytrained in world-class centres. He was subsequently appointed Consultant and an Honorary Consultant Surgeon at Glasgow Royal Infirmary, East Cheshire NHS Trust and Christie Hospital respectively. These are internationally recognized Centre’s of Excellence. Dr Rawat has an impressive list of fellowships, which includes FRCS (Glasgow),FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCS (England) and FRCS(Intercollegiate).After a very distinguished career in UK, Dr Rawat returned to his country in 2012. Dr. Rawat is Chairman and Head, Department of Surgical Gastroenterology & Liver Transplant Department at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. This department is one of the largest and among the best in the country and major one internationally. He is also serving as Honorary Consultant Surgeon at Christie's NHS Foundation Hospital, Manchester, UK. For his distinguished work he was appointed Member, Court of Examiner, Royal College of Surgeon of England. Dr Rawat is pioneer in bringing up laparoscopic and robotic surgery for GI cancer in Sir GangaRam hospital. He and his team have performed the first robotic hepatico-jejunostomy in India and first low anterior resection in North India and among the first to perform robotic and laparoscopic Oesophagectomy in North India with excellent results. He also developed Enhanced recovery programme for cancer Surgery. Dr Rawat is passionate towards teaching. He is a trainer in laparoscopic surgery for Royal College of Surgeon of England and has trained surgeons all around the world. He was Surgical Tutor of Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has been faculty and convener for various Skill Courses of Royal College of Surgeons of England. He was Examiner for Medical students at the University of Leeds, Undergraduate trainer for University of Leeds, Glasgow and Manchester and Postgraduate trainer for Glasgow and Liverpool. He is Examiner, Councilor,Coordinator and Accridator for National Board of Examination.

Old Rajendra Nagar, Delhi

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital

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Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Road, Landmark: Near Janakidevi Memorial College & Near Metro Station, Delhi

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+ 12

Mon - Sat

10:00 - 02:00

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Services

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cancer doctor
cancer surgery
Stomach doctor
colon cancer
colon doctor
Appendix Doctor
Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
Piles Surgery
Laser Piles Treatment
Fissure
Anal Fissure Surgery
Laser Fissure Surgery
Laser Fistula Treatment

Awards and Recognitions

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Awarded Padma Shri by President of India - 2015
IMA Doctor of the year - 2017
Oration award by Patna Medical College
Contributor to Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery
“Bundelkhand Gaurav Samman”

Education

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MBBS - University of Delhi, 1988
MS - General Surgery - University of Delhi, 1992
FRCS - General Surgery (Upper GI) - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (RCPS), Glasgow, 1997

Memberships

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Delhi Medical Council
Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ALSGBI), UK
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG)

Experience

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1989 - 1992 Resident at MAMC
1992 - 1995 REGISTRAR at MAMC
1995 - 1997 SHO at St. Mary Hospital
1997 - 1997 REGISTRAR at St. Mary Hospital
1997 - 1999 Clinical Research fellow at Northern General Hospital Sheffield

Registrations

61179 Delhi Medical Council, 2013
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