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Dr. Abhijit A Whatkar

Dr. Abhijit A Whatkar

Dr. Abhijit A Whatkar

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MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, FCPS - General Surgery

General Surgeon


Laparoscopic Surgeon


Bariatric Surgeon


Diabetic Foot Surgeon

10 Years Experience Overall  (6 years as specialist)

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Hi Team,Kindly update the "About Me" section of Dr. Abhijit Whatkar* (DrFabric **498928)*as mentioned below as there is an error getting reflected while updatingit from Dr's end*About M**e:*Dr. Abhijit Whatkar is a Laparoscopic & General Surgeon andGastroenterologist. He has completed his M.B.B.S, D.N.B (Gen Surgery). Hehas FMAS and DMAS in Minimal Access Surgery and FCPS in General surgery. Hehas also acquired F.I.A.G.E.S. in Gastrointestinal Surgery, Fellowship inAdvanced Laparoscopic Surgery from IAGES . He has been awarded 3 goldmedals in his PG academics. He is trained in laparoscopic surgeries andendoscopies. He has handled 150 bedded burns unit. He also has experiencein Trauma surgeries. He is a member of Maharashtra Medical Council,Association of Surgeons of India (ASI), World Laparoscopy Institute. Hepractices as Senior Consultant in Noble Hospital (Hadapsar) . He isattached with Ruby Hall Clinic and many more as Panel Consultant inSurgery. He has many case reports published in Indian & InternationalPublications. He is only the 29th Surgeon in the World to successfullytreat a rare Intestinal cancer. He is a good tutor and has a following ofmany MS & DNB students.Dr. Whatkar has worked with many renowned dignities around the globe. He isenriched with all surgical skills till date especially in this modern era,he is always at the top of laparoscopic surgeries. He is now a master inall kinds of surgeries for Hernia. Which includes all Laparoscopicsurgeries for all types of hernia TAPP, TEP, IPOM, TAR using 2D mesh, 3Dmesh, dual mesh for inguinal hernia femoral hernia umbilical hernia, hiatushernia and incisional hernia etc.

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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.


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Genitourinary Surgery
G.I. Surgery
Gastrointestinal surgery
Gall Bladder Laproscopic Surgery
Appendix Laproscopic Surgery
Piles Fissure Surgery
Breast Surgery
Cancer Stomach Surgery

Awards and Recognitions

29th surgeon in world to successfully treat a rare Cancer case - 2019


MBBS - JMF'S ACPM Medical college, 2007
DNB - General Surgery - Wanless Mission Hospital, 2014
FCPS - General Surgery - Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pune, 2015


World Laproscopy Society


2015 - 2018 Senior Consultant - Surgery at Bharti Vidyapeeth Medical College & Hospital


2008103527 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2008

Trainings and Certifications

DMAS - World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (WALS), 2015
FMAS - World Laparoscopy Hospital, Gurgaon, NCR, New Delhi, 2015
FIAGES - Minimal Access Surgery - IAGES, 2019
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