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Dr. A.K. Kriplani

Dr. A.K. Kriplani

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon

39 Years Experience Overall  (39 years as specialist)

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Dr. A.K. Kriplani is the “Past President and trustee” of the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons. Dr. Kriplani is very compassionate about patient care and he has performed various bariatric surgeries in the last few decades and is considered as the bariatric surgeon in Delhi and Gurgaon. He has the credit of being first in India to perform laparoscopic adrenalectomy and laparoscopic splenectomy and performing first laparoscopic whipple’s pancreaticoduodenectomy in North India and he is one of the laparoscopic surgeon in Delhi and Gurgaon.Dr. Kriplani has been invited as a faculty for 395 live demonstrations / Guest lectures/ orations/ key-note addresses in conferences in various Indian cities and outside India e.g. Rome, Hongkong, Kualalumpur, Singapore, Tashkent, Dubai, Kathmandu, Dhaka etc. Recipient of 20 Awards/honours/orations.He has been the organising chairman for 10 National Conferences / Workshops/ courses. He has trained hundreds of surgeons in laparoscopic surgery from India and adjoining countries like Nepal, Afghanistan, Pakistan etc.Post Graduate Examiner for many universities and guide for thesis

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Gurgaon Sector 44, Gurgaon

Fortis Memorial Research Institute


Sector 44, Gurugram, Landmark: Opposite HUDA City Centre Metro Station, Gurgaon

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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

38 Scientific Publications in journals / chapters in books


MBBS - Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, 1978
MS - General Surgery - Pt Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, 1981


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Delhi Medical Council
Medical Council of India (MCI)
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
Asia Pacific Hernia Society


1987 - 1996 Assistant Professor of Surgery at All India Institute of Medical Sciences
1996 - 2014 Senior Consultant at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital


7493 Delhi Medical Council, 2000
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