Dr. Avinash N Katara

Dr. Avinash N Katara
General Surgeon, Mumbai

MS, DNB, MRCSEd, Fellow-MIS(Singapore)

  • 1 Hospital
  • Trained extensively in India, Singapore and Australia, and has over ten years' experience in Minimal Access Surgery
  • Done several fellowships in India and overseas in Minimal Access and Hernia Surgery
  • Trained in Bariatric surgery for morbid obesity in Singapore, Australia and USA
  • Keen academic and has several publications, presentations and lectures to his credit, both at national and internation

Specialities

  • General Surgery

Conditions

  • Hernia

  • Obesity

  • Sweaty Palms

Expertise

  • Thoracoscopic Surgery for Sweaty Palms
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Gall Bladder
  • Surgical Solutions for Obesity

Education

  • MS, DNB, MRCSEd, Fellow-MIS(Singapore)

Practice Information

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

Veer Savarkar Marg, Mahim, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Won the prestigious International College of Surgeons Research Scholarship Grant in 2005
  • Won awards for scientific paper presentations at national surgical conferences
  • Publications in peer-reviewed journalsMittal G,Bhandarkar DS, Gandhi A, Nandeshwar D, Katara AN. Single incision laparosocpic retrieval of migrated intra-uterine contraceptive device. J Minim Invasive Gynecol (Submitted).
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Mittal G, Chauhan P, Chadha M, Udwadia TE. Laparosocpic management of renal hilar pheochromocytomas. Sing Med J (Submitted).
  • Bhandarkar DS, Mittal G, Shah RS, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Single incision laparosocpic cholecystectomy with conventional instruments in acute cholecystitis. Surg Endosc. (Submitted).
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Mittal G, Udwadia TE. Prevention and management of complications of laparsocopic splenectomy. Indian J Surg. (Submitted).
  • Domino JP, Chionh SB, Lomanto D, Katara AN, Rauff A, Cheah WK. Laparoscopic partial adrenalectomy for bilateral cortisol-secreting adenomas.?Asian J Surg 2007;30(2):154-7.
  • Katara AN, Cheah WK, So JBY, Domino J,Ning C, Lomanto D. T2 versus T2-3 ablation in thoracoscopic sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis: a randomized control trial. Surg Endosc. 2007 Oct;21(10):1768-71.
  • Lomanto D, Katara AN. Stapled haemorrhoidopexy for prolapsed haemorrhoids: short and long term experience. Asian J Surg 2007;30(1):29-33.
  • Oral Paper PresentationMittal G, Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic repair of non-midline incisional hernias. ASICON 2010 - 70th Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, held at New Delhi from 15th - 21st December 2010.
  • Mittal G, Katara AN, Bhandarkar DS, Udwadia TE. Promising results of bilateral endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) in patients with sweaty palms. ASICON 2010 - 70th Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, held at New Delhi from 15th - 21st December 2010.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Mittal G, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Florid splenosis following laparoscopic splenectomy. 9th Biennial Congress of IAGES, New Delhi, 2010.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Mittal G, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Single incision bilateral laparoscopic 
  • Bhandarkar DS, Mittal G, Katara A, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernias at unusual locations. Annual Conference of International College of Surgeons - Indian Section, Amritsar, 2009.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Mittal G, Katara A, Udwadia TE. Single incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Master Video. Annual Conference of Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology, Mumbai, 2009.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Kochar R, Chauhan P, Kapadia F, Purandare V. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for extra-adrenal pheochromoccytoma. 54th Annual Conference of International College of Surgeons. Trichy, 2008.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Kochar R, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic appendicetomy for mucinous 
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Kochar R, Chauhan P, Kapadia F, Purandare V. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for extra-adrenal pheochromoccytoma. 54th Annual Conference of International College of Surgeons. Trichy, 2008.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Kochar R, Katara AN, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic appendicetomy for mucinous cystadenoma of the appendix. 54th Annual Conference of International College of Surgeons. Trichy, 2008.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Kochar R, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic exploration of the bile duct with its primary closure. MASICON 2008, Kolhapur, 2008.
  • Bhandarkar DS, Katara AN, Kochar R, Udwadia TE. Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair – all sutures technique. MASICON 2008, Kolhapur, 2008.