Dr. Pradeep Chowbey

Dr. Pradeep Chowbey
Bariatric Surgeon, Delhi

MS, MNAMS, FRCS (London), FIMSA, FAIS, FICS, FACS, FIAGES, FALS

  • Joint Managing Director, Chief – Surgery & Allied Surgical Specialities and Director – Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (MAMBS) at Max Healthcare Institute Ltd., New Delhi (India)
  • Dr. Chowbey has successfully performed more than 57500 surgeries till date
  • Immediate Past President of Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • First Honorary Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeon to the President of India, 2000
  • First Honorary Consultant in Laparoscopic surgery to Armed Forces Medical Services of India(AFMC), 2000
  • The first person to perform Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Sri Lanka in 1993
  • Dr. Pardeep Chowbey is the first surgeon in Asia-Pacific region to use the SPIDER technology for Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey is the first surgeon in Asia-Pacific region to perform MAFT
  • The first to perform simultaneous Laparoscopic splenectomy on a patient scheduled for renal transplant with ITP
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey is one of the best Laparoscopic surgeons of India and among the best few Bariatric surgeons of the world
  • He is highly qualified as a surgeon and throughout his career he has continuously honed his surgical skills
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey is one of the best Laparoscopic surgeons of India and among the best few Bariatric surgeons of the world
  • He is highly qualified as a surgeon and throughout his career he has continuously honed his surgical skills

Specialities

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Minimal Access Surgery

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

Procedures

  • Bowel Resection

  • Endoscopic Surgery

  • Excision

  • Hernia Surgery

  • Neck Surgery

Expertise

  • Laparoscopic Appedicectomy and Bowel resection
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Anorectal surgery (Division Minimally Invasive Proctology)
  • Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery
  • Endoscopic Neck Surgery
  • Hand-assisted Endoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery (Decortications, Lung-nodule excision, Thymectomy)
  • Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery's (Surgery for Morbid Obesity Surgery)
  • Piles/Hemorrhoids Surgery
  • Upper GI Endoscopic Surgery

Education

  • MBBS from Govt. Medical College, Jabalpur (MP), 1973
  • MS (General Surgery) from Govt. Medical College, Jabalpur (MP), 1977
  • MNAMS from National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (India), 1979
  • FIMSA from International Medical Science Academy, New Delhi (India), 1999
  • FAIS from Association of Surgeons of India, New Delhi (India), 2001
  • FICS from International College of Surgeons, Chennai (India), 2001
  • FACS from American College of Surgeons, Chicago, 2007
Trained in the following Institutions :
  • Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Bombay - "Gastroenterological Surgery" with Dr. P.B. Desai
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer hospital, New York, USA - Hepatobiliary Malignancy and Breast Diseases
  • Royal Marsden Cancer Hospital London, U.K. - Hepatobiliary Malignancy and Breast Diseases
  • Singapore General Hospital, Singapore - "Laparoscopic Surgery" with Prof. Mohan Chellappa
  • University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - "Laparoscopic Surgery"
  • Siloah Hospital, Hannover, Germany - "Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery" with Prof. Ludwig
  • John Hopkins Institute, Baltimore, USA - "Advanced Minimal Invasive Surgery"
  • Cleveland Clinic, Ohio - "Gastric Bypass" with Dr. Philip Schauer
  • Monarch University, Geelong, Australia - "Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgeries" with Dr. Paul Obrien
  • Mount Sinai Medical Centre, Miami Beach, Florida - "Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgeries" with Dr. Michel Gagner

Practice Information

Max Hospital, Noida

Max Hospital, Noida

A - 364 , Sector 19, Noida, Uttar Pradesh - 201301

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Bharat Jyoti Award
  • Arch of Excellence (Medicare) Award
  • Gem of India Award for excellence in field
  • Dr. K. C. Mahajan Award for Best Academician
  • Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa Doctorate) by His Excellency Governor of MP and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Jabalpur
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey awarded the FRCS (Fellowship ad eundem by Royal College of Surgeons of London)
  • Designated as Honorary Visiting Professor in the Department of Surgery by Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology, Jaipur
  • Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology, Jaipur
  • Honorary Fellowship of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2013 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 57500 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2012
  •  Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2006 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 28500 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2005
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2007 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 31750 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2006
  •  Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2008 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 34250 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2007
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2009 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 43450 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2008
  •  Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2011 for most minimal access surgeries. Over 50500 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2010
  • Ratna award in Laparoscopic Surgery by Punjab Government
  • ACADIMA, awarded for excellent work and contribution in the field of Minimal Access Surgery
  • Awarded Padmashri, the highest civilian honor, awarded by the President of India for his dedication and services in the field of Minimal Access Surgery
  • K. R. Narayanan - The President Of India (January)
  • Awarded IMAGES Masters Virk Award by Virk Hospital Centre for Human Reproduction, for pioneering efforts in the field of Endoscopic Surgery
  • Virk Hospital Centre for Human Reproduction
  • Dhanvantari Award for Excellence in Health Care
  • Indira Gandhi Priyadarshini Award for excellence work in the laparoscopy field
  • Rashtriya Rattan Award & Gold Medal for Medical Excellence
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2000 for most minimally invasive surgeries. Over 10000 MIS between 1992-1999
  •  Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2001 for most minimal access surgeries. Over 12000 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2000
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2003 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 17000 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2002
  •  Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded Limca Book of Records 2004 for most ‘minimal access’ surgeries. Over 22000 Minimal access Surgeries between 1992-2003
  • Merit in all subjects, Govt. Medical College, Jabalpur (MP) at the MBBS examination
  • Gold Medal and best performer, Govt. Medical College, Jabalpur (MP) at the MS (Gen. Surgery)
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded The Best performer National Board of Examination for MNAMS degree 97
  • National Board of Examination
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey - Vocational award 1995-96 by Rotary International for services to mankind through vocational excellence and high ethical standard
  • Awarded Gold Medal by Indian Medical Association as "Young Investigator of India 95"
  • Arya award for most compassionate doctor 1997
  • Dr. Pradeep Chowbey was awarded by Guinness Book of Records 1997 for most Minimal Access Surgery
  • Guinness Book of Records
  • A Sharma. P Dahiya, R Khullar, V Soni, M Baijal, P K Chowbey. Single-Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) in Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases. Indian Journal of Surgery. Volume 74, Issue 1(2012). Page 13-21.
  • A Sharma, M Mehrotra, R Khullar, V Soni, M Baijal, P K Chowbey. Laparoscopic Ventral / Incisional Hernia Repair: A single centre experience of 1242 patients over a period of 13 years. Hernia 2011.
  • Sharma A ; Dey A ; Khullar R; Soni V; Baijal M; Chowbey PK. Laparoscopic Repair of Suprapubic Hernias: Transabdominal partial extraperitoneal (TAPE) technique. Surgical Endoscopy 
  • DOI: 10.1007/s00464-010-1513-0
  • Chowbey PK, Garg N, Sharma A, Khullar R, Soni V, Baijal M, Mittal T. Prospective randomized clinical trial comparing Lightweight mesh and Heavyweight polypropylene mesh in Endoscopic Totally Extraperitoneal (TEP) groin hernia repair. Surgical Endoscopy. Volume 24, Issue 12 (2010), Page 3073.  (DOI: 10.1007/ s00464-010-1092-0)
  • Chowbey PK, Dhawan K, Khullar R, Sharma A, Soni V, Baijal M, Mittal T Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: an Indian Experience - Surgical Technique and Early Results. Obesity Surgery. Volume 20. Issue 10. 2010, pp 1340 - 1347
  • Pradeep Chowbey, Vandana Soni, Anil Sharma, Rajesh Khullar, Manish Baijal. Residual gallstone disease – Laparoscopic management. IJS (March-April 2010):72:1-6.
  • Sharma A, Mittal T, Khullar R,  Soni V, Baijal M, Chowbey PK . Transabdominal extraperitoneal repair of primary abdominal wall hernias - technique and early results. Surgical Endoscopy 2009. Accepted
  • PK Chowbey, A Dey, R Khullar, A Sharma, V Soni, M Baijal, T Mittal. Agenesis of gallbladder-our experience and a review of literature. IJS (July-August 2009);71(4):188-192.
  • Garg Niraj, Khullar R, Sharma A, Soni V, Baijal M, Chowbey PK. Total Laparoscopic Management of Large Complicated Jejunal Diverticulum - A case report. JMAS;2009;5(4):115-117.
  • Misra A, Chowbey P, Makkar BM, Vikram NK, Wasir JS, Chadha D, Joshi SR, Sadikot A, Gupta R, Gulati S, Munjal YP. Consensus Statement for Diagnosis of Obesity, Abdominal Obesity and the Metabolic Syndrome
  • Membership Diploma Royal College of Surgeons, London, 2013
  • President Honorary Visiting Professor, MGUMST Hospital,Jaipur, 2013
  • President International Federation for Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), 2012
  • Governer (India) Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA) 2005 & 2012
  • President Asia Pacific Chapter of International Federation for Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), 2011
  • Board Member International Bariatric Club, 2011
  • Past President Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI), 2010
  • President Asia Pacific Metabolic & Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery Society (APMBSS), 2010
  • Honorary Member Indonesian Hernia Society, Bali, Indonesia, 2009
  • Vice Chairman Max Healthcare, New Delhi, 2009
  • Honorary Surgeon Honour of Operating His Holiness Dalai Lama2008
  • Trustee Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons (IAGES), 2006 till date
  • Secretary General Asia Pacific Metabolic & Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery Society, 2005
  • Chief Convenor Surgical Education Leaders’ Summit 2005 – Shaping the Future by 2010, Chennai, 2005
  • Patron Indian Society of Minimal Access & Gynaecological Endoscopic Urogynaecological Surgery (IMAGES), Mumbai, 2005
  • President Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS) 2004
  • Founder MemberAsia Pacific Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery Group, 2004
  • Advisor Asia Pacific Endosurgery Task Force, 2004
  • President Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons (IAGES)2002-2004
  • Faculty Member Ethicon Laparoscopic training centre at New Delhi, 2003
  • Expert Panel Member The Minimally Invasive Surgical Center(MISC), National University Hospital, Singapore, 2003
  • Expert Panel Member The Minimal Invasive Surgery Development Center, a recent establishment of the United Christian Hospital, Department of Surgery, Hong Kong, 2001
  • Honorary Surgeon The President of India, Shri KR Narayanan, 2001
  • Faculty Member
  • Foundation for Endocrine surgery, training and advancement at SanjaGandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI)2001
  • Patro Association of Endoscopic Surgeons, New Delhi, 1999
  • Faculty Member Laparoscopic training centre at Mumbai, 1999
  • Board Member Gasless Laparoscopic & Endoscopic Surgeons Society International(GasLESS) 1997