Dr.M.G. Bhat

Dr.M.G. Bhat
General Surgeon, Bangalore


  • 3 Hospitals
  • Consultant in Surgical Gastroenterology and Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore
  • Medical Director at Nova Specialty Surgery (Oct 2009-till date)
  • Consultant Surgeon, GI and Laparoscopy at Manipal Hospital, Old Airport Road, Bangalore
  • Senior Invited Consultant Surgeon at the Manipal Hospital, Bangalore (May 2010)
  • Consultant and Head of Surgery at Wockhardt Hospital, Bangalore (2006-2010)
  • Medical Director at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore (2003-2005)
  • Consultant and Head of Surgery at Manipal Hospital (1991-2006)
  • Assistant Professor at M S Ramaih Medical College, Bangalore (1987-1988)
  • Specialist in Surgery at Central Hospital, Saudi Arabia (1983-1986)
  • Pre Fellowship Registrar Rotation at Liverpool University, UK (1978-1983)
  • Consultant Surgeon at Mallik Deenar Charitable Hospital, Kerala (1977)
  • Assistant Professor at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal (1976-1977)
  • Post-graduate Resident in General Surgery (MS) at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
  • Rotating Internship, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore (1972-1973)


  • General Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery


  • Laparoscopy


  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgical Gastroenterology


  • MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Mysore University, India (1973)
  • MS (General Surgery) from Kasturba Medical College Mysore University, India (1976)
  • FRCS (England) (1980)
  • FRCS (Edinburgh) (1980)
  • Diploma in Medical Law & Ethics National Law University, Bangalore (2000)
  • Diploma in Medical Informatics, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2003)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Warrington General Hospital-UK (1992)
  • Minimal Invasive Surgery Tubingen, Germany (1992)
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Cuscheri's- Dundee, Scotland (1994)
  • Fellowship-Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery Prof. J Lygidakis-Greece 2(r) (1994)
Courses and Training:
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy-1992 -Warrington General Hospital-UK
  • Minimal Invasive Surgery-1992- Tubingen, Germany
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery-1994- Cuscheri's- Dundee, Scotland
  • Fellowship-Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery-1994 Prof. J Lygidakis-Greece 2(r)
  • Observer- Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery –1998, Prof. Lanua, Renn, France
  • Observer- Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery- 1999, Prof. Yamakawa, Tokyo, Japan
  • Laparoscopy –Bariatric Surgery- Singapore- 2005
  • Laparoscopy –Bariatric Surgery- Hong Kong - 2009

Practice Information

Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road

Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road

98, HAL Airport Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560017

Nova Specialty Hospitals, Sadashiv Nagar

Nova Specialty Hospitals, Sadashiv Nagar

No 222/14, 5th Main, Bellary road, Sadashivanagar, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560080

Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Koramangala

Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Koramangala

Opus, 143, 1st Cross, 5th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560034

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • World Congress Gastroenterology-New Delhi-1991
  • RCS Edinburgh Overseas Meeting-Madras-1991
  • RCS England Overseas Meeting ¬Delhi-1991
  • IGSC Annual Conference- Bangkok-1995
  • IGSC Annual Conference- Budapest, Hungary-1996
  • ELSA Annual Conference- Houi Hin , Thailand-1996
  • Euro-Asian Endosurgery Congress-Istanbul, Turkey-1997
  • IGSC World Congress- Strasbourg, France- 1998
  • Endosurgery'99-Asia Pacific Conference-New Delhi-1999
  • IGSC World Congress- Nagasaki, Japan , October 1999
  • Ultracision World Congress, Norderstedt, Germany, March 2000
  • World Congress Endosurgery, Singapore, June 2000
  • Asia Pacific Endosurgery, Manila, Philippines, Feb 2001
  • Annual Conference of Sri Lankan Surgeons, Colombo 2002
  • European Endosurgery Congress, Glasgow, June 2003
  • Euro Endosurgery, Barcelona, June 2004
  • SAGES Congress, Miami , April 2005
  • EAES Congress, Venice, Oct 2005
  • EAES, Berlin 2006
  • ELSA , Japan, 2008
  • ELSA China 2009
  • Hernia Congress, Dubai 2010
  • Blue Ribbon Gold Medal - 1972
  • Best outgoing student of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal/Mangalore Dr. T M A Pai Gold Medal and Blue Ribbon awarded for obtaining the highest marks in the medical career
  • Life Time achievement Honor given by the Kasturba Medical College during the Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of the College in Jan 2004
  • Scientific Publications:Acid Pattern of Stomach in Relation to Peptic Ulcer and Cancer Stomach-This was a dissertation presented to the University of Mysore in 1976 for the MS, in general surgery.
  • Congenital Parietal Foramina, Co-author, Indian Journal of Radiology Vol. XXXI No 3 (Aug 1975)
  • Duodenal Varices- Short Paper. MGBhat, KNK Shetty, Seema Seetharam, Indian Journal of Surgery
  • Early Gastric Carcinoma. Short Paper, MGBhat, KNK Shetty, K Sampath Kumar Indian Journal of Tropical Gastroenterology
  • Laparoscopy In Acute Abdomen – Indian Journal of Surgery, July 2000
  • Preperitoneal Mesh Repair of Incisional Hernias, 7 year Study. Indian J Surg 2007;69:95-98
  • Executive Committee Member - Bangalore Gastro Group- 1992- 95
  • Joint Secretary-Surgical Society Bangalore-1993
  • Executive Committee Member ASI- Karnataka State Chapter.1993-1995
  • Executive Committee Member -Surgical Society Bangalore 1994
  • Treasurer- ASI- Karnataka State Chapter.1995-97
  • Joint Secretary-Surgical Society Bangalore-1995
  • Executive Committee Member¬ Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology. 1994-till date
  • Member- National Advisory Committee: Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons -1994-till date.
  • Executive Committee Member- Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons 1995-1999
  • Hon. Secretary- Surgical Society Bangalore-1996
  • Treasurer - Bangalore Gastro Group- 1995- till date
  • Vice President (Central Zone)- Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons 1997- 2000
  • Hon. Secretary- ASI- Karnataka State Chapter-1997-99
  • Board of Governors ( India)- Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia-1997-2000
  • Director of Medical Services, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore. 1999- 2002
  • Hon. Secretary - Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons –2000- 2002
  • Vice President – Surgical Society of Bangalore-ASI City Chapter-2001
  • President Surgical Society of Bangalore 2002
  • President Elect: Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons 2002-2004
  • Governor, ELSA (Endoscopic and Laparoscopic surgeons of Asia) 2000-2008
  • President: Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons 2004-06
  • Council Member, Indian Chapter of RCSEd 2002 -07.
  • Represent India in IFSES (International Federation of Societies of Endo Surgery)
  • Governing Council Member of Association of Surgeons of India 2003-2006
  • Organized the National Congress of the IAGES in Bangalore during Feb 2006.
  • Trustee of the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons from 2007
  • Organizing Chairman, National Mid Term Hernia Conference-June 2010
  • Organizing Secretary, National AAARO Conference-Dec 2010 (Obesity)
  • Scientific Associations:Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology
  • Indian Association of Gastroenterology
  • Indian Association of Endoscopy
  • Indian Medical Association
  • ASI-Karnataka State Chapter
  • Surgical Society Bangalore
  • Indian Association Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • Bangalore Gastro Group
  • Minimal Invasive Society-UK
  • International Association of Surgical Gastro (IASG)
  • Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA)
  • Fellow of International College Of Surgeons (ICS)
  • Europeral Association of Endosurgeons (EAES)
  • Hernia Society of India
  • Asia Pacific Hernia Society