Dr. Rahul Gupta Gastrointestinal Surgeon in Dehradun

Dr. Rahul Gupta
Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Dehradun

MBBS, MS, M.Ch. (Surg Gastro), FMAS, FAIS

Dr Rahul Gupta is Senior Consultant and Head of the Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery at Synergy Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun. He has 10 years of experience in performing various complex abdominal gastrointestinal and hepatopancreatobiliary procedures. 

Dr. Rahul Gupta has done Minimally invasive Hepato-pancreato-biliary fellowship from Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France. Under the guidance of Prof Brice Gayet, he learned the techniques of laparoscopic HPB and GI procedures such as lap major and minor hepatectomies, lap pancreatoduodenectomy, lap distal pancreatectomy, lap vascular resections, lap redo hepatectomies. thoracoscopic assisted esophagectomy, lap gastrectomy, lap colectomies and lap low anterior resections. 

Dr. Rahul Gupta has done super-specialisation in M.Ch. (Surgical Gastroenterology) from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, a premier tertiary care and research institute. He has done his medical graduation and postgraduate training in General Surgery from the prestigious Seth GSMC and KEM Hospital, Mumbai.

Dr. Rahul Gupta has been part of liver transplant team at Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre where he learned complex hepatobiliary procedures alongwith deceased donor liver transplantation. As a part of the team, he assisted donor as well as recipient hepatectomy, back table preparation and was involved in perioperative care of the transplant recipients. 

Dr. Rahul Gupta is on the Editorial Board and Peer reviewer for various National and International indexed Medical and Surgical journals.


  • Gastrointestinal Surgery

  • Surgical Oncology (Cancer Surgery)

  • Pancreatic Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Minimal Access Surgery

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery

  • Gastro Surgery

  • Colorectal Surgery (Proctology)

  • Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

  • Surgical Gastroenterology

  • Trauma Surgery


  • Abdominal Surgery

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

  • Appendectomy, Open


  • Abdominal Abscess

  • Abdominal Cancer

  • Abdominal Hernia

  • Abscess

  • Acute Appendicitis


Practice Information

Synergy Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun

Synergy Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun

Ballupur Canal Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand - 248001


10:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  •  Kulkarni VM, Gandhi JA, Gupta RA, Deokar RB, Karnik ND, Nadkar MY. Body Packer Syndrome.J Postgrad Med. 2012 Jul-Sep;58(3):225-6.
  • Gupta RA, et al. The Effect of Prophylactic Transpapillary Pancreatic Stent Insertion on Clinically Significant Leak Rate Following Distal Pancreatectomy: Results of a Prospective Controlled Clinical Trial. Ann Surg. 2015 Mar;261(3):e81.
  • Gupta RA, Nagral S, Mangukiya D, Nagral A. Rectal adenocarcinoma in an adult with imperforate anus at birth. BMJ Case Rep. 2012 Oct 12;2012. 
  • Gupta RA, Patel RP, Nagral S. Adult onset nesidioblastosis treated by subtotal pancreatectomy. JOP. 2013 May 10;14(3):286-8.
  •  Gupta RA, Udwadia FE, Agrawal P, Doctor N. Pancreatic glucagonoma with pancreatic calcification. Pancreatology2013 May-Jun;13(3):327-9.
  • Gupta RA, Shah CR, Balsara KP. Laparoscopic assisted enterolithotomy for gallstone ileus. Indian J Surg2013 Jun;75(Suppl 1):497-9.
  • Gupta RA. Surgical delay is a critical determinant of survival in perforated peptic ulcer (Br J Surg 2013; 100:1045–1049). Br J Surg 2013 Oct;100(11):1541.
  • Gupta RA. Letter to Editor. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Apr;18(4):884.
  • Gupta R, Singh AK, Verma P, Mistry K, Pokharia P. Polycystic disease of the pancreas: a case report. J Gastrointest Dig Syst 2018;8:552.
  • Toumi O, Ammar H, Abdessalem Ghdira, Chhaidar A, Trimech W, Gupta R, et al. Pelvic abscess complicating sigmoid colon perforation by migrating intrauterine device: a case report and review of literature. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2018;42:60-63. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2017.10.038.
  • Najah H, Ammar H, Gupta R, Hamdoun M, Morjane A, Moghri M, Sassi S. Segmental branching pattern of the left portal vein: anatomical characteristics and clinical implications. Clin Anat 2017 Oct 30. Doi: 10.1002/ca.23009.
  • Abdessayed N, Gupta R, et al. Rare triad of periampullary carcinoid, duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumor and plexiform neurofibroma at hepatic hilum in neurofibromatosis type 1: a case report. BMC Cancer 2017;17(1):579.
  • 1.    Toumi O, Ammar H, Chhaidar A, Gupta R, Korbi I, Nasr M, Noomen F, Zouari K. Inflammatory pseudotumor of spleen: a case report. Arch Clin Med Case Rep 2017;1(1):31-34.
  • Toumi O, Ammar H, Jabra SB, Ayed M, Znaiti H, Noomen F, Zouari K, Salem R, Gupta R, Saad J, Golli M. Primary chest wall abscess caused by tuberculous costal chondritis: A case report. Glob Surg 2017;3(3): DOI: 10.15761/GOS.1000159
  • Gupta R, Fuks D, Bourdeaux C, Radkani P, Nomi T, Lamer C, Gayet B. Impact of intraoperativeblood loss on the short-term outcomes of laparoscopic liver resection. Surg Endosc. 2017;31(11):4451-7. 
  • Abdessayed N, Mestiri S, Ammar H, Bdioui A, Chhaidar A, Toumi O, Mhamdi N, Gupta R, Guerfela M, Mokni M. Ossifying fibromyxoid tumor of the trunk mimicking hydatid cyst: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017 Jul 22;39:80-83.
  • Toumi O, Ammar H, Korbi I, Ayed M, Gupta R, Nasr M, Salem R, Hadhri R, Zayed S, Noomen F, Zakhama A, Zouari K. Gastroblastoma, a biphasic neoplasm of stomach: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017 Jul 14;39:72-76. 
  • Chhaidar A, Ammar H, Abdessayed N, Azzaza M, Gupta R, Abdennaceur N, Bdioui A, Mokni M, Ali AB. Large bronchogenic cyst of stomach: A case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017;34:126-129.
  • Gupta R, Togashi J, Akamatsu N, Sakamoto Y, Kokudo N. Impact of incidental/ misdiagnosed intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma and combined hepatocellular cholangiocarcinoma on the outcomes of liver transplantation: an institutional case series and literature review. Surg Today. 2017 Aug;47(8):908-17. 
  • Abdessayed N, Bdioui A, Ammar H, Gupta R, Mhamdi N, Guerfela M, Mokni M. Retroperitoneal unicentric Castleman’s disease: a case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2017 Jan 5;31:54-57.
  • Gupta RA, Das R, Verma GR.A rare case of post-splenectomy gastric volvulus managed by laparoscopic anterior gastropexy.J Minim Access Surg. 2017 Apr-Jun;13(2):161-3.
  • Gupta R, Gupta J. Strategies to improve survival of patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma undergoing liver transplantation.Hepatology2017 May;65(5):1777-8.
  • Ammar H, Azzaza M, Gupta R, Abdessayed N, Faidi B, Nefis AN, Abdelkefi S, Morjane A. Identification landmark for right anterior portal pedicle: "the zone of 2 cm".Surg Radiol Anat. 2017 Jul;39(7):711-5.
  • Azzaza M, Ammar H, Abdessayed N, Gupta R, Nakhli MS, Chhaider A, Abdennaceur N, Ali AB. Wide local excision for anal GIST: A case report and review of literature. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 Dec 2;30:97-100.
  •  Vineeth Kumar PM, Verma GR, Mittal BR, Agrawal K, Gupta R, Kochhar R, Singh V, Kaman L, Singh R. FLTPET/CTIs Better Than FDG PET/CTin Differentiating Benign From Malignant Pancreatobiliary Lesions. Clin Nucl Med. 2016 May;41(5):e244-50.
  •  Gaspar BL, Kumar M, Gupta R, Garg R, Singh R, Vasishta RK. Lipid-Rich Carcinoma of the Breast With Unusual Clinical and Histopathological Features.Int J Surg Pathol. 2016 Sep;24(6):538-42.
  • Gupta R, Krishnamurthy G, Verma GR.  Intrarectal Mesh Migration with Recurrence After Transabdominal Mesh Rectopexy. ACG Case Rep J 2016;3(2):79.
  • Rahul G, Abhishek C. Robotics in surgery – past, present and future. Adv Robot Autom 2015 S2:e001. doi: 10.4172/2168-9695.S2-e001
  • Verma GR, Thiagarajan S, Gupta R, Kaman L, Das R, Kochhar R, Sinha SK. Thrombocytosisand Raised CRP Levels Predicts Advanced Stage in Esophageal Carcinoma. J Gastrointest Cancer 2015;46(4):350-5.
  • Singh H, Gupta R, Kapoor R, Nada R, Singh R. Anorectal melanoma with bilateral ovarian metastases. J Gastrointest Cancer 2016 Mar;47(1):104-6. 
  • Gupta R, Singh H, Kalia S, Gupta R, Singh R, Verma GR. Chylothorax after esophagectomy for esophageal cancer: risk factors and management. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2015;34(3):240-4.
  • Gupta R, Shenvi SD, Rana SS, Bhasin DK, Gupta R. Pancreatic ductal calculous leading to gastric fistulisation. Pancreatology 2015;15(2):202.
  • Gupta R, Singh H, Talukder S, Verma GR. A new technique of closing a gastroatmospheric fistula with a rectus abdominis muscle flap. BMJ Case Rep.2015 Mar 27; 2015. 
  • Kalia S, Gupta R, Shenvi SD, Kumar H, Gupta R, Kang M, Rana SS, Bhasin DK, Singh R. Inguinoscrotal region as an unusual site of extra-pancreatic collections in infected pancreatic necrosis. Gastroenterology Report 2015;doi: 10.1093/gastro/gou090
  • Gupta R, Singh H, Kang M, Singh R. Strangulatedobturator hernia.BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Nov 20;2014. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-207071.
  • Singh H, Gupta R, Dhaliwal L, Singh R. Spontaneous choledochal cyst perforation in pregnancy with co-existent chronic pancreatitis.BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Nov 14;2014. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-207183. 
  • Kulkarni V, Deshmukh H, Gupta R. Pseudoaneurysm of anomalous cystic artery due to calculous cholecystitis. BMJ Case Rep 2014 Nov 2014. doi:10.1136/bcr-2014-207069.
  • Gupta R. Surgery for Severe Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis – Which is the Best Procedure?. J Gastroint Dig Syst 2014; 4: 185. doi:10.4172/2161-069X.1000185
  • Gupta R, Singh AK, Bansal N. A rare triad of Crohn's disease, eosinophilic enteritis, and Castleman's disease. J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 Sep 4. doi: 10.1007/s11605-019-04386-8. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Gupta R, Farhat W, Ammar H, Azzaza M, Lagha S, Cheikh YB, Mabrouk MB, Ali AB.Idiopathic segmental infarction of the omentum mimicking acute appendicitis: a case report. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2019;60:66-68. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2019.03.050. Epub 2019 Apr 6.
  • Gupta R, Yadav J, Chaudhary L, Varshney R, Babu S, Singh SK, Morey P, Pokharia P. Complex ileo-caeco-sigmoid fistula: a rare cause of small bowel obstruction. ANZ J Surg. 2019 Mar 4. doi: 10.1111/ans.15091. [Epub ahead of print] 
  • Gupta R, Verma P, Yadav J, Singh AK, Bhat H, Singh SK. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy for Gallbladder Duplication.J Gastrointest Surg. 2019 May;23(5):1075-1076.
  • Best poster award under Biliary tract category at 24thAnnual Conference of IASGCON 2014, Ahmedabad
  • First prize at Surgical Quiz conducted by IASGCON 2014
  • Third prize at Intercollegiate Surgical Quiz conducted by Maharashtra State chapter of ASI in 2010
  • First prize at Late Dr. Indrajit Mitra Memorial Intercollegiate Surgical Quiz conducted by Nagpur chapter of ASI in 2007
  • ‘Routine contrast study to detect esophagogastric anastomotic leak following transhiatal esophagectomy! Can we avoid it?’ presented at IASGCON 2013
  •  ‘Comparison of preoperative and postoperative SOFA score in open pancreatic necrosectomy’ presented at 71stAnnual Conference of ASICON 2011
  • ‘Laparoscopic Simultaneous Bilateral Adrenalectomy’ presented at 33rd Annual Conference of Maharashtra Chapter of ASI 2011
  •  ‘Learning curve effect on Step up approach for management of severe acute pancreatitis’ presented at JSHBPS meeting 2016
  • ‘Use of streptokinase for enhancement of percutaneous drainage of pancreatic necrosis’ presented at JSHBPS meeting 2016, Northern Chapter of ASICON 2014 and IASGCON 2015
  • ‘Inguino scrotal region as an unusual site of extra pancreatic collections in infected pancreatic necrosis’ presented at IASGCON 2014
  • ‘Evaluation of pancreaticobiliary tumors by 18F-fluoro –L-thymidine Positron Emission Tomography scan: a pilot study’ presented at IASGCON 2014
  • ‘Timing of surgical intervention after percutaneous catheter drainage (PCD) in STEP UP approach of severe acute pancreatitis’ presented at IHBPA India 2014
  • ‘Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Kartagener syndrome’ presented at IASGCON 2013
  • ‘Intra rectal mesh migration with recurrence after transabdominal mesh rectopexy’ presented at IASGCON 2013
  • ‘Body Packer Syndrome’ presented at 33rdAnnual Conference of Maharashtra Chapter of ASI 2011
  • ‘Novel Endotrainer’ presented at 33rdAnnual Conference of Maharashtra Chapter of ASI 2011
  • ‘Preserved adrenocortical function after laparoscopic cortical sparing bilateral adrenalectomy’ presented at 33rd Annual Conference of Maharashtra Chapter of ASI 2011
  • Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology (IASG)
  • Indian Chapter of International Hepato-pancreato-biliary Association (IHPBA)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons (IAGES)