Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery

Bariatric Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon


General Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon


16 Years Experience

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Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala is the founder of Digestive Health Institute. He is also the Chairman of Institute of Minimal Access Surgical Sciences and Research Centre, Saifee Hospital, Mumbai. In his career of 15 years, Dr. Lakdawala has conducted numerous surgeries, in India, and abroad; a trained laparoscopic surgeon, he specializes in Bariatric surgery and GI Oncology surgery. He is known internationally for his pioneering work in the field of scarless Bariatric surgery and is a keen researcher in the field of diabetes surgery.A graduate of the prestigious Grant Medical College in Mumbai, he earned his Masters in Surgery from BYL Nair Hospital. He went to train further in bariatric surgery at Cleveland Clinic, Ohio and at University of Ghent Hospital in Belgium; he has also trained in Advanced Colorectal Cancer surgery in Seoul, Korea. He has many publications to his credit.Dr. Lakdawala is on the board of Asian Endosurgery Task Force (AETF). To add another feather in his cap he is the President of IFSO- Asia Pacific chapter.

Gamdevi, Mumbai

Digestive Health Institute By Dr. Muffi


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MBBS - Grant Medical Foundation, 1994
MS - General Surgery - Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai, 1999


2006 - 2006 Training in Bariatric Surgery With Dr Raul Rosenthal, Cleveland Clinic, USA at Cleveland, USA
2005 - 2005 Training at Unit of Gastro Surgery , With Dr Piet Pattyn at Dr Piet Pattyn
2004 - 2004 Training in Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery With Prof. Seon Hahn Kim, Seoul, Korea at Prof. Seon Hahn Kim, Seoul, Korea


International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
Indian Society of Obesity Surgeons
International Association for the Study of Obesity (IASO)


74925 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1998
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