Dr. Makam Ramesh

Dr. Makam Ramesh
Bariatric & Metabolic Surgeon, Bangalore

DAcP, DNB, FAIS, FIAMS, FIAGES, FMAS, FICS, FALS

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.

Specialities

  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

  • Colorectal Surgery (Proctology)

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)

Conditions

  • Diabetes Type 2

  • Obesity

  • Sleep Apnea

  • Weight Loss

Expertise

Education

  • MBBS, MS

Practice Information

A.V. Hospital, Bangalore

A.V. Hospital, Bangalore

No: 9, Patalamma Temple Street, South End Circle, Basavanagudi, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560004

Vikram Hospital, Bangalore

Vikram Hospital, Bangalore

No.71/1 , Opp. St. Annes College, Millers Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560052

Private Practice Information

HEALIOS OBESITY & DIABETES CENTRE

HEALIOS OBESITY & DIABETES CENTRE

#332/7, First Floor, Suraj Ganga Arcade, 14th Cross, II nd Block, Jayanagar, Near South End Circle, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560011

MON

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

TUE

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

WED

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

THU

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

FRI

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

SAT

08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

  • (080) 26565552, (+91) 988139999

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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
  • IAGES
  • OSSI
  • AMASI
  • HSI
  • APHS
  • SSB