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About Dr. Mahendra S. Bhavsar

If you require specialised diagnostic and advanced endoscopic therapy, we offer a complete range of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ranging from gastroscopy, colonoscopy, video capsule endoscopy, ERCP to endoscopic ultrasound to help diagnose the cause of your problems and to treat the disease.

The hospital adopts a holistic approach to manage all aspects of digestive, colorectal, liver and pancreatic disorders.

We emphasise efficiency in arrangement of tests and treatments tailored to each patient's special needs, excellent patient-doctor communications and aim to make every encounter a very pleasant experience for our patients. Dr. Mahendra S. Bhavsar derives great joy in helping his patients prevent early disease and in restoring health in his patients. Serving patients with a heart is his personal philosophy.

  • Completed M.B.B.S. from B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabd in the year 1973
  • Passed E.C.F.M.G. examination in year 1974 from Kualalumpur Malaysia
  • Did his M.S. from B.j. Medical College, Ahmedabad in the year 1977

  • Academic Achievements:

  • National Merit Scholarshipin S.S.C. Board Examination
  • First year M.B.B.S. – First in Gujarat University and Distinction in Anatomy
  • Second Year M.B.B.S. – First in Gujarat University and Distinction in Pharmacology
  • Final M.B.B.S. – First in Gujarat University and Distinction in Surgery
  • Master of Surgery – First in Gujarat University

  • Present Position :

  • Professor and Head of Surgical Gastroenterology, N.H.L. Medical College, Ahmedabad
  • Hon. G.I. Surgeon to H.E. Governor of Gujarat
  • Hon. Deputy Medical Director, P.R. Hospital, Ahmedabad
  • Director – G.I. Surgery, Sterling Hospital, Ahmedabad

  • Appointments :

  • One year rotating internship, 1974
  • One year houseman in Gen. Surgery, 1975
  • Two years Registrarship, 1976-1977
  • One year Senior Registrarship, 1978
  • All at Civil Hospital and B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad
  • All at Civil Hospital and B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad
  • Tutor-lecturer in Oncosurgery at M.P. Shah Cancer Hospital, Ahmedabad, 1979
  • Hon. Asst. Professor in surgery at B.J. Medical College, Ahmedaad, 1980-1990
  • Head of surgical gastroenterology from 1990 till today
  • Hon G.I. Surgeon to His Exc. Governor of Gujarat

  • Other Positions :

  • Secretary – Gujarat State Surgeon Association – 1995-96
  • Secretary – Ahmedabad Surgeons Association – 1983-84
  • Jt. Secretary – Ahmedabad Surgeons Association – 1982-83
  • Zonal Representative, Gujarat Surgeons Association – 1984-88
  • Member – Executive Committee – Ahmedabad Medical Association – 1981-83
  • Hon. Surgeon P.R. General Hospital Since 1985
  • Hon. Surgeon – Surgical Gastroenterology – 2001 at Sterling Hospital
  • Member – Board Of Studies – Gujarat University – 1976
  • Post Graduate Teacher and Examiner in Surgery – Gujarat University
  • DNB teacher in G. I. Surgery

  • Presentation Papers and Guest Lectures :

    Abdominal Tuberculosis, Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Surgery, Recent Advances iIn Laparoscopic Surgery, Unexpected Findings in Surgery Management of G.I., Fistulae, Perianal Surgical Problems, Surgery for Acidpeptic Disease, Abdominal Closure, Surgical Problems in Diabetes Symposium in Abdominal Trauma, Obstructive Jaundice, Pancreatitis, Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease, Pancreatic Surgery, Diabetes and Surgery.

    Laparoscopis Appendicectomy, Minilap Cholecystectomy, Mesh Repair of Inguinal Hernia, Mash Repair of Incisional Hernia.

  • Workshop on Hepatic Resection and Pancreatic Surgery
  • National faculty at IAGS 2003 conference at Bhopal
  • Org chairman of MAS – 2003 national conference at Ahmedabad
  • Patron – International conference on Surgical Management of Morbid Obesity
  • Faculty – Suturing in laparoscopy at Sterling Hospital, 2005
  • Faculty – state workshop on Hernia

  • Publications

  • Detection of metallic foreign body – American Journal of Surgery
  • Management of piles – Contemporary Medicine
  • Guest Editor – Contemporary Medicine
  • Wound Healing – Gujarat Medical Journal
  • Abdominal Pain – Gujarat Medical Journal
  • Cash Report – Gujarat Medical Journal
  • Achalasia cardia

  • Special G.I. Training :

  • Laparoscopy – Ethicon training centre, Mumbai
  • Kiel University Hospital, Germany with Prof. Samm and Prof. Ibrahim
  • Advance laparoscopy centre, Ahmedabad
  • Selected and attended Fifth international Course in trauma Management
  • System at Rambam Hospital, Israel, 2004

  • Clinical Trials

  • Effect of Metronidazole cream on non healing Ulcers, 1990
  • Comparison of Mosapride and Ranitidine in G.E.R.D., 2002
  • Comparative study of injectable Ranitidine and Pentoprazole in prevention of gastritis in patients of I.C.C.U., 2003
  • Prophylactic use of ticracillin clavulonic acid in bilary surgery

  • Testimonials

    Shailemdra Shah
    I had a history of hernia. But when i consulted Dr. Bhavsar, i knew i had come to the right place. I felt comfortable and at ease throughout whole procedure. Wonderful to have this facility in Ahmedabad. Thank you for your professional care on all counts.

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