Dr. Harsh Shah Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Ahmedabad

Dr. Harsh Shah
Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Ahmedabad

MS, DNB, MCh, FMAS, FALS (GI, Liver, Pancreas & Cancer Surgeon)

Dr Harsh J Shah is a well known Gastro, liver & pancreatic surgeon in Ahmedabad. He has more than 8 years of experience in treating complex diseases of gastrointestinal tract including cancers. His majority of work involves treatment of complicated & referred cases of gastrointestinal diseases.

He is one of the few gastro specialist in India. He has received training at the best gastroenterology institutes in India. After completing MS (General Surgery) & MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology) from the prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi, he received additional training in Liver surgery & Liver transplant from Sir Gangaram Hospital, Delhi. He was trained in Endoscopy at Baldota Institute of Digestive Sciences, Mumbai. He was awarded degree of Diplomate of National Board(DNB - Surgical Gastroenterology) by NBE.

He has been awarded Best Video presentation in laparoscopic liver resections at IHPBA 2014, Mumbai. He is a teaching faculty at ‘Laparoscopic Skill' Development programme at Matsya Healthcare Academy, Ahmedabad. He has many publications in national & international journals & he has co-authored many books in Gastroenterology.

He treats illnesses of Gastroenterology by Endoscopic, Laparoscopic & open surgical methods. He has to his credit successful treatment of hundreds of complicated cases of GI cancers as well as liver & pancreatic diseases.

Experience

Consultant GI, HPB & Liver Transplant, Sir Gangaram Hospital, New Delhi August, 2015 -  February, 2016

Specialities

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Surgical Oncology (Cancer Surgery)

  • Surgical Gastroenterology

  • Pancreatic Surgery

  • Liver Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Gastro Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy

  • Colectomy

  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)

Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Surgery
  • Liver surgery

Education

MBBS, 2007, Government Medical College, Surat, Surat

MS (General surgery) , 2011, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

MCh (Surgical Gastroenterology), 2015, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

DNB, 2018, National Board Of examination, New Delhi, India

FMAS, 2018, AMASI, Ahmedabad, India

FALS, 2018, IASG, Ahmedabad, India

Practice Information

Kaizen Hospital, Ahmedabad

Kaizen Hospital, Ahmedabad

Helmet Circle, 132ft. Ring Road, Memnagar, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380052

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Young onset colorectal cancer- how does it differ from its older counterpart? Indian Journal of Cancer, 2016. 
  • Management of acquired tracheo-esophageal fistula complicating endoscopic management for corrosive esophageal stricture. The American surgeon, 2016.
  • Stapled versus hand sewn cervical esophagogastric anastomosis in patients undergoing esophagectomy: A retrospective cohort study. Annals of Medicine and surgery, 2016
  • Benign Biliary stricture. Surgery Update, 2013, chapter 20, 108-113
  • Mesenteric Ischaemia. Surgery Update, 2015
  • Pancreas – Embryology, Anatomy & Physiology. Textbook of Surgical Gastroenterology.
  • Best Video Presentation on Laparoscopic Liver resection, IHPBA 2014, Mumbai
  • Safety of open technique for first trocar placement in laparoscopic surgery: An experience of 6000 cases. SELSICON, 2011, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
  • Poster Presentation: Laparoscopic liver resections, our early experience of 30 months. IHPBA, Mumbai, 2014.