Dr. Makam Ramesh Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon in Bangalore

Dr. Makam Ramesh

Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, Bangalore


  • 3 Hospitals


Dr. Makam Ramesh, best known for his surgical skills, teaching experience, innovations and research, is a pioneer in Minimal Invasive Surgery in the state of Karnataka, in India. He was the first surgeon to perform almost every type of advanced laparoscopic surgery in the State. He has also pioneered hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery in the country. He was also a part of the pioneering team in India in Bariatric Surgery, headed by Dr. Sunil Sharma, which performed the first Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass surgery in India.

He established the world renowned Bangalore Endoscopic Surgery Training Institute & Research Centre, through which he has trained over 600 practising surgeons from 5 continents and has been involved in several innovations including BEST endotrainer, Virtual Reality Laparoscopic Surgery Simulator, and Circulation pump, used for training in Minimal Invasive Surgery. He also started the first Fellowship Course in Minimal Invasive Surgery affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.

For the last 10 years Dr. Ramesh has focused on establishing Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery in India. Having trained in Bariatric Surgery and obtaining Fellowships in USA and Germany, Dr. Ramesh is currently involved in "Weight-loss" practice.
  • Languages : Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, English


  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

  • Colorectal Surgery (Proctology)

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery


  • Abdominal Surgery

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)


  • Diabetes Type 2

  • Obesity

  • Sleep Apnea

  • Weight Loss



  • MBBS, MS

Practice Information

A V Hospital, Bangalore

A V Hospital, Bangalore

No.9, Near To South End Circle, Patalamma Temple Street, Basavanagudi, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560004

Dr.Tulip's Obesity & Diabetes Surgery Centre, Bangalore

Dr.Tulip's Obesity & Diabetes Surgery Centre, Bangalore

No. 640, 12th Main, 80 Feet Road, 4th Block, Koramangala, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560034

Fortis Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road

Fortis Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road

Opp.IIM-B, 154/9, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560076

Achievements & Contributions

  • Has won several best paper awards in National Conferences
  • Has presented over 65 research papers and videos in Conferences at the State National and International levels both in India and abroad
  • Has won several best paper awards in National Conferences
  • Has been invited to chair several scientific sessions in national and international conferences including the World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery
  • Has conducted 5 National Level conferences and an International Conference, 35 workshops and over 60 guest lectures in National and International Meets in Laparoscopic Surgery
  • ASI
  • OSSI
  • HSI
  • APHS
  • SSB