Dr. Pragnesh Shah

Dr. Pragnesh Shah
Laparoscopic Surgeon, Ahmedabad

MBBS, MD

  • FOGSI’S Endoscopy Committee Chairperson
  • President,Ahmedabad Ob. & Gyn. Society, Ahmedabad 
  • Practicing Gynaec. Endoscopic Surgeon at Jyoti Hospital, Bavishi Fertility Institute & Apollo Hospital in Ahmedabad
  • Has vast experience & varied exposure on record number of Gynaec Laparoscopic & Hysteroscopic Surgeries with top most success rate
  • Regularly called for operations at best Hospitals all over India even for difficult Laparoscopic & Hysteroscopic Surgeries
  • Trained more than 200 Surgeons in Gynaec Endoscopic surgeries
  • With his high-value experience and background of shared knowledge in USA & Australia with world renowned celebrities in Gynaec Endoscopic Surgeries 
  • Authority in Education in Endoscopic Surgery on advanced methods & Skills

Specialities

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Gynecology

Expertise

  • Operations open & by laparoscopy in female for uterus, ovary
  • Vagina and vulva & cancers in female genital tract
  • Examination and early detection of cancer in female
  • Conduction of delivery/ceasarian section & high risk pregnancy management
  • Breast diseases and management

Education

  • M.D. (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) from B.J.Medical College, Ahmedabad
  • Laparoscopic Gynaecology (Basics) at BEAMS & EISE at Mumbai
  • Laparoscopic Knotting & Suturing training at BEAMS & EISE at Mumbai from Dr. Palani Vallu & Dr. Rakesh Sinha, 1997
  • FOGSI USG training & Microsurgery training
  • Master class in Advanced Laparoscopic surgeries (Including Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Mymectomy & Lymphadnectomy) at Lilavati Hospital from international & National faculties, 1999
  • Active interaction & participation during “ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY & INFERTILITY MANAGEMENT BEYOND 2000” AT Jaslok Hospital with International & National Faculties, Feb. 2001
  • Trained, practically, above 200 Gynecologists & surgeons on Laparoscopy Applications and Endoscopic Surgeries
  • Superintendent & Panel Laparoscopic Surgeon at various Government hospitals for more than six years in Gujarat
  • Learning & Interactions at International conferences, workshops and practical demonstrations in USA (Nov 2002) & AUSTRALIA (in 2001) on the latest techniques & trends in Gynaec Endoscopic Surgeries (detailed at the end)
  • Attended Training course on “Laparoscopic pelvic Floor Repair” for seven days in Australia and shared experience with Dr.Greg Cario & Dr.Alan Lam in year 2002
  • Invited for presentation in AAGL conference in Miami in 2002
  • Shared knowledge & experience with Dr.Harry Reich, Dr.C.Y.Liu, Dr.Farr Nezhat, and L Adamyan in year 2002

Practice Information

Jyoti Hospital & Minimum Invasive Surgery Centre, Ahmedabad

Jyoti Hospital & Minimum Invasive Surgery Centre, Ahmedabad

Ocean Park, Near Nehru Nagar Char Rasta, Satellite Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380015

MON - FRI

09:00 AM - 12:00 PM & 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Bavishi Fertility Institute, Ahmedabad

Bavishi Fertility Institute, Ahmedabad

Next to Adani CNG & Gajarawala Flats, Paldi # Roads, Paldi, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380007

MON - FRI

02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Apollo Hospitals City Center, Ahmedabad

Apollo Hospitals City Center, Ahmedabad

No.1, Tulsi Baugh Society , Opp Doctor House, Near Parimal Garden, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380006

MON - FRI

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Private Practice Information

Jyoti Hospital & Minimum Invasive Surgery Centre

Jyoti Hospital & Minimum Invasive Surgery Centre

Ocean Park, Satellite Road , Near Nehru Nagar Char Rasta, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380015

  • (079) 26731759
  • Fax: (079) 26766491

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Ahmedabad Medical Association award for “OUTSTANDING ACHIVEMENT IN FIELD OF ENDOSCOPY” on Annual Day celebration
  • Federation of obstetrician & Gynecological Societies of India Recognized Endoscopic Training centre ( FOGSI Recognized Endoscopy Training Centre)
  • Dr. C.S.DAWN prize for best paper presentation at 43rd AICOG Conference.Luchnow
  • Government recognized Trainer for Laparoscopic field training
  • Developing Accreditation Council & guidelines for Accreditation in Gynecological Endoscopy in India, and working actively as West Zone Chairperson of IAGE
  • Working actively as Secretary General of SOGOG (State Organization of Gynecologists and Obstetricians of Gujarat)
  • Presented many presentations at International (AAGL), National (FOGSI), State (SOGOG), at various Obs. & Gyn. Societies of Gujarat & Rajasthan on different Endoscopic topics
  • Invited for presentations/Articles at various State/National & International level for CMEs/Workshops & Conferences
  • International: “Unique Experience in Early Ectopic pregnancy (25 cases)” presentation at 32nd American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL) Conference at Miami, USA in year 2002.
  • On “Laparoscopic Suturing Techniques” in one of the International Infertility events in Ahmedabad.
  • On “FERTILITY OUTCOME OF 15 CASES OF EARLY ECTOPIC PREGNANCY TREATED LALAROSCOPICALLY IN LAST TWO YEARS”, at World congress on Practical Infertility at Mumbai.
  • Video presentation on “Recto-vaginal Endometriosis safe laparoscopic techniques” in Pune for “International Update in Infertility”.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at regional International Society of Gynecological Endoscopists (ISGE) conference in September, 2005, event focusing specially on the necessity & need for “Credentialing in Gynecological Endoscopy” & Endometriosis awareness in India
  • National:Live Satellite Interactive Surgical workshop at Apollo Hospital, Ahmedabad – Demonstrated “Laparoscopic Vaginoplasty-Peritoneal pull through technique for neovagina creation” (such operation was first time performed by surgeon in India) – Operation Unlinked from Apollo Hospital and for interactive discussion down linked to many different Gynecological societies of India during event.
  • On “Place of video-Endoscopic surgery in Misplaced IUCD”, at AICOG, Hyderabad.
  • Opportunity as coordinator during Pre-conference FOGSI workshop on Hysteroscopy in Ahmedabad.
  • As Faculty in Live workshop on Laparoscopic Suturing in one of the Infertility event
  • On "How to start Endoscopy" in one of the International events on Practical Infertility management.
  • Presentation & Guest Lecture in FOGSI Annual conference at Bangalore on “Endometriosis – Overcoming complications in Laparoscopic Surgeries”.
  • Presentation on “Safe & Effective methods of Fertility Promoting Laparoscopic Surgeries” at Anand Obs. & Gyn. Society and Udepur Endoscopy event.
  • Video presentation of “Laparoscopic Vaginoplasty” at annual IAGE meeting at Cochin & at annual event at IMAGES at Mumbai & in International conference on Gynecological Endoscopy at Cochin on 8th to 10th Oct.,2003.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at regional IAGE conference at Pune at Dr.Sunita’s event in year 2003 & 2004 focusing on Endometriosis & Vaginoplasty
  • Presentation & Guest Lecture in FOGSI Annual conference at Agra on “Laparoscopic management of Ovarian Tumors” in 2004.
  • Lecture on “Controversies in the Management of Early Ectopic Pregnancy” in ENDOVISION 2004
  • Lecture on “Latest Development in Gynecological Endoscopy” in “Infertility Update-2005” at Mt. Abu.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at Dr.Hrishikesh Pai’s event at Mumbai in November, 2005 focusing on Endometriosis.
  • Presentation & Guest Lecture in FOGSI Annual conference at Aurangabad on “Management of Severe Endometriosis in 2005.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at Dr.Prakash Trivedi’s (IMAGES) event of pelvic Floor Repair & SUI at Mumbai as Faculty in year 2004 & 2005.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at Dr.P.G.Paul’s event Cochin as Faculty in year 2003.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at Dr.Kurian Joseph’ (Annual IAGE conference in year 2004) event focusing special on the necessity & need for Accreditation in Gynecological Endoscopy in India.
  • Actively participated in different sessions at Dr.Shyam Desai’s (Annual IAGE conference in Mumbai in year 2005) focusing specially on the necessity & need for Credentialing and Endometriosis in Gynecological Endoscopy.
  • Lecture on “Advanced Technologies in Surgical Practice-Endoscopic Gynecological Surgery” in Annual Conference of National Academy of Medical Science (NAMS) on December,2005.
  • Actively participated in different sessions  at Dr.Rakesh Sinha’s (BEAM’s) event of “JUST HYSTRECTOMY” and ‘JUST FIBROID”  in Mumbai in January,2004 & 2006 focusing on Tips for bladder dissection in previous LSCS case & Different Laparoscopic Suturing techniques for myometrial defect closure in Laparoscopic Mymectomy.
  • Video presentation on “How to prevent Bladder & Ureteric Injuries during Hysterectomy” in AICOG FOGSI’s conference at Agra in 2005.
  • Actively participated in different sessions  at Dr.Urvashi Jha’s (Annual IAGE conference in year 2006 in New Delhi) event focusing on the “Laparoscopic Management of Ovarian Desmoids-Dissection & Retrieval techniques”
  • Lecture on “Laparoscopic Management of Bilateral Endometrioma” in First National Congress on “Progress & Challenges in Gynaec Endoscopy” in February, 2006 in Ahmedabad.
  • Lecture on “Hysteroscopic Mymectomy” at Endoscopy Update at Mumbai Ob. & Gyn. Society in June,2006. Video presentation on “How to prevent Bladder & Ureteric Injuries during Hysterectomy” in AICOG FOGSI’s conference at Agra and at Yuva FOGSI in Navi Mumbai in 2005 & 2006.
  • Video presentation on “How to prevent Bladder & Ureteric Injuries during Hysterectomy” at Yuva FOGSI in Navi Mumbai in 2006.
  • (3)State:Lecture on “Hysteroscopic Mymectomy” at Endoscopy Update at Mumbai Ob. & Gyn. Society in June,2006. On “Trouble-shooting in gynecological Endoscopy” at Bhavnagar Obs. Gyn. Society.
  • On “Recent trend in the Management of Ectopic Pregnancy” at Baroda, Endoscopy update, Mehasana Ob. Gy. Society, Bhuj Ob. Gy. Society
  • On “LASER IN GYNAECOLOGICAL ENDOSCOPY” AT Bilimora, SOGOG CME.
  • Presentation on “Endoscopic Management of FIBROID” at Mehasana Obs. & Gyn. Society & in Ahmedabad Obs. & Gyn. Society in “Millennium Update on Endoscopic Surgery”
  • Live workshop & presentation on “Laparoscopic Pelvic Floor Defect Repair – Future and Recent concepts”
  • Live workshop on “Simplified Laparoscopic Suturing Techniques” at Surat Medical College
  • Presentation on “Safe & Effective methods of Fertility Promoting Laparoscopic Surgeries” at Anand Obs. & Gyn. Society Lecture on “Latest Development in Gynecological Endoscopy” in SOGOG Annual conference at Bhuj
  • Lecture on “Management of Severe Endometriosis” in Pune and in SOGOG Annual conference at Jamnagar in 2005.
  • Lecture on “Recent Management of DUB” in SOGOG CME at Surat on July, 2005
  • Local:On “Recent trend in the Management of Ectopic Pregnancy” at MTV (Memnagar, Thaltej, Vastrapur) Association.
  • On “Current Status of Endoscopic Surgery” at Annual CME by Ahmedabad Ob. Gy. Society.
  • On “Laparoscopic help during uterine perforation” and on ‘Common Vascular Injuries in Laparoscopic Surgeries’ during clinical meeting organized by AOGS
  • Presentation on “Current status of HSG vs. Laparoscopy” at SAFAL IVF Event at Ahmedabad.
  • Presentation on “Current Status of Different Endometrial Ablation Techniques compared to TCRE” at SAL Hospital with live workshop on Endoscopy with D.Frnklin Loffer (AAGL,Vice president)
  • Lecture on “RECENT CONCEPTS IN Laparoscopic Management of Pelvic Floor Repair” & Live demonstration of Hysteroscopic Mymectomy in AOGS Endoscopy event in year 2003