Dr. Sandeep Lakhtakia

Dr. Sandeep Lakhtakia
Gastroenterologist, Hyderabad


  • 1 Hospital


Gastroenterologist, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad January, 2004 -  Present

Gastroenterologist, Care Hospital, Hyderabad March, 2002 -  January, 2004

Gastroenterologist, Medwin Hospital, Hyderabad July, 1998 -  Feb, 2002


  • Gastroenterology


  • Endosonology


  • MBBS from  Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi Dec 1990  
  • MD (Internal Medicine) from PGIMER, Chandigarh June 1994
  • DNB (Medicine) from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi,Nov 1994 
  • DM (Gastroenterology) from Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, June 1998

Practice Information

Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad

Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad

6 - 3 - 661, Somajiguda, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500082

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Use of novel transluminal balloon accessotome in ransmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst. D Nageshwar Reddy, Rajesh Gupta, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Prasun K Jalal,GV Rao. GI Endoscopy (in press)
  • Virtual MR Pancreatoscopy in the Evaluation of the Pancreatic Duct in Chronic Pancreatitis. Rakesh Kalapala, Lingareddy Sunitha, Reddy D Nageshwar, Guduru V Rao, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Manu Tandan, Vijay B Nori. Journal of Pancreas. 2008; 9 (2): 220-5
  • Large choledochocele presenting with intusussception. Sandeep Lakhtakia, Rajesh Gupta, MA Mateen, Sunitha Lingareddy,GV Rao, D Nageshwar Reddy. GI Endoscopy 2008 (accepted for publication)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound-guided biliary stent placement using Soehendra stent retriever. Sandeep Lakhtakia, Rajesh Gupta, Mohan Ramchandani, D Santosh, G V Rao, D Nageshwar Reddy. Techniques; Indian J Gastroenterol; 2007; 26; 178-79
  • A randomized controlled trial on use of propofol alone versus propofol with midazolam, ketamine, and Pentazocine ‘sedato-analgesic cocktail’ for sedation during ERCP. WC Ong, D Santosh, S Lakhtakia, D Nageshwar Reddy. Endoscopy, Sept 2007
  • Safety and efficacy of the M2A patency capsule for diagnosis of critical intestinal patency: Results of a prospective clinical trial. Rupa Banerjee ,Prem Bhargav ,Praveen Reddy ,Rajesh Gupta ,Sandeep Lakhtakia, Manu Tandan ,Venkat GV Rao and Nageshwar D Reddy. J Gastroenterology and Hepatology, July 2007, 1440-1746
  • Role of magnification endoscopy in the diagnosis and evaluation of suspected celiac disease: Correlation with histology. Banerjee Rupa, Shekharan Anuradha, Ramji C, Puli Srinivas R, Kalapala Rakesh, Ramachandani Mohan, Gupta Rajesh, Lakhtakia Sandeep, Tandan Manu, Rao GV, Reddy D Nageshwar. Indian J Gastroenterol; 2007; vol 26; 67-69
  • Dorsal agenesis of pancreas: CT and ERCP. Sunita Lingareddy, Nageshwar Reddy Duvvuru, Venkat Rao Guduru, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Rakesh Kalapala Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Volume 65, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 157-158
  • Y stent placement in Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma.. Mohan Ramchandani, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Rajesh Gupta, GV Rao, DN Reddy. Endoscopy, 2007, Feb, UCTN section
  • Capsule Endoscopic features of Intestinal Lymphangiectasia. Gupta, Rajesh; Lakhtakia Sandeep; Tandan, Manu; Benarjee, Rupa, Rao Guduru Venkat, Anuradha Sekaran, Ramji Cheemalakonda, Reddy Duvvuru Bhaskar, Reddy
  • Duvvuru Nageshwar. Digestive Endoscopy, Volume 18, Number 2, April 2006, 141- 143(3)
  • Efficacy of low dose peg-interferon alpha-2b with ribavirin on chronic hepatitis C. Gupta R, Ramakrishna C, Lakhtakia S, Tandan M, Banerjee R, Reddy D. World J Gastroenterol 2006 September;12 (34):5554-5556
  • Capsule endoscopy in obscure gastro-intestinal bleeding – an Indian experience. Rajesh Gupta, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Manu Tandan, Rupa Banerjee, Mohan Ramchandani, S Anuradha, C Ramji, GV Rao, R Pradeep, D Reddy .Indian J Gastroenterol; 2006; vol 25;188-90
  • Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of biliary tract presenting as recurrent GI bleed. Anradha Sekaran, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Rebala Pradeep, D Santosh, Rajesh Gupta, Manu Tandan, Duvvuru Bhaskara Reddy, Guduru Venkat Rao, Duvvuru Nageshwar Reddy. GI Endoscopy, June 2006
  • Mirizzi’s syndrome – EUS appearance. S Lakhtakia, R Gupta, M Tandan, GV Rao, D Nageshwar Reddy. GI Endoscopy Feb 2006
  • Safety of therapeutic ERCP in pregnancy- an Indian experience. R Gupta, S Lakhtakia, D Santosh, M Tandan, GV Rao, D N Reddy. Indian J Gastroenterology 2005, Vol 24 July –August 161-3
  • Rome I criteria are more sensitive than Rome II for diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome in Indian patients. Rupa Banerjee, Ong Wai Choung, Rajesh Gupta, Manu Tandan, Sandeep Lakhtakia, GV Rao, D Nageshwar Reddy. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 2005 vol 24, July-August, 164-6
  • Endoscopy assisted wireless intra-gastric pH measurement. Rupa Banerjee, Sandeep Lakhtakia, Manu Tandan, GV Rao, D Nageshwar Reddy. UCTN Endoscopy 2005; 37:922
  • Acute pancreatitis following kidney transplantation: Role of viral infection. Sinha S, Jha R, Lakhtakia S, Narayana G. Clinical Transplantation 17 (1), 32–36, 2003
  • Comparison of Shanvac B and Engerix B in sero-conversion in ESRD patients. R Jha, S Lakhtakia, G Narayana, K Hemalatha. Indian Journal of Nephrology 2002
  • GM-CSF Induced sero-protection in End stage renal failure patients to Hepatitis B in Vaccine non-responders. R Jha, S Lakhtakia, MA Jaleel, G Narayana, K Hemalatha. Renal Failure 2001; 23 (5): 629-36
  • Combination therapy with interferon and ribavirin in naïve patients with Chronic hepatiis C in India: role of genotype and stage of liver disease. G. Choudhuri, Anshu Srivastava, Sundeep Lakhtakia, Kamal Chetri, Sameer Mohindra, T.S. Negi, S.R. Naik, Vijay Sharma. Am J Gastro Sept 2000; 95 (9): 2508
  • Tissue concentration of Secnidazole – A clinical study. G Choudhuri, S Lakhtakia, K Pagaonkar, ML Dave, BS Nair, S Thatle. The Indian Practitioner January 1999 Vol 52 No.1
  • Falciparum Malaria with acute liver failure. A Srivastava, A Khanduri, S
  • Lakhtakia, R Pandey, G Choudhuri. Trop Gastroenterology 1996; 17: 172-74