MS - General Surgery, FIAGES, FALS
18 Years Experience
Dr. Palep is the Director & Head of Department of Bariatric and Minimal Access Surgery at the Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital, Mumbai. He has vast experience in Upper GI Surgery and Weight Loss Surgeries. He is one of the first surgeons to be trained at Los Angeles (2011) for Banded Bypass and Banded Sleeve Gastrectomy as Weight Loss procedures in India. He performs Mini Gastric Bypass, a new and popular Weight Loss Surgery with excellent outcomes with respect to excess weight loss and resolution of Type II Diabetes Mellitus. He has also trained in Italy for Robotic Surgery (2006-7), a highly advanced surgical technique with greater precision and faster recovery. He has previously setup and headed the Bariatric surgery program at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital 2012-17.