Our Doctors

Dr. Sorabh Kapoor (Surgeon)

  • MBBS,MS (AIIMS,New Delhi) ,MCh ((AIIMS,New Delhi)
  • ASTS Fellowship in Multi Organ Transplant Surgery (Richmond, USA)
  • Consultant Liver Transplant, Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Robotic Surgery
Speciality Interests

Living Donor liver transplantation, Deceased donor liver transplantation, Simultaneous Liver and Kidney Transplantation, Complex Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgeries, Hepatocyte transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Robotic HPB Surgery.

Professional Training and Experience
  • Has more than 15 years experience in Transplants and Complex HPB surgeries. and has been involved in more than 450 Liver Transplants
  • Dr Kapoor completed his Medical School from Jabalpur MP, where he stood first in all the 3 main MBBS examinations conducted by the University and was the recipient of multiple gold medals and awards
  • He was the first rank holder in AIIMS Postgraduate entrance exam and MP State Postgraduate entrance exam, along with 4th Rank in All India PG entrance in 1997. He completed his MS in Surgery, 2000, and MCh in GI Surgery, 2004 from AIIMS, New Delhi
  • He was Assistant Professor of Surgical Gastroenterology at Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Center (2004-2007)
  • He spent two years (2007-2009) at the Marion Bessin Liver Research Center at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York as a post-doctoral fellow working on Hepatocyte and Cell Transplantation. His research has been presented at American Association for Study of Liver Disease on a regular basis since 2008 and published in top journals
  • In 2008, he was a visiting GB Ong fellow, in the Division of Liver Transplant and HPB surgery at Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, under world renowned Liver transplant surgeons Dr ST Fan, Dr CM Lo and Dr RTP Poon, who are pioneers in the field of Living donor liver Transplants and Liver surgery
  • Dr.Sorabh Kapoor has undergone advanced training in Abdominal Organ Transplantation (Liver, pancreas and kidney) leading to completion of American Society of Transplant Surgeons - ASTS, accredited fellowship from Hume Lee Transplant Center, Division of Transplant Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA, (2009-2011) which is one of the oldest multi-organ transplant centers in USA Dr. Sorabh Kapoor was associated with Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi as Consultant Liver Transplantation, GI and HPB Surgery between 2011 and 2013. He was Consultant Liver Transplant and HPB Surgery at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital from 2013 to 2017. He and his colleagues were instrumental in setting up the new Liver Transplant and HPB Surgery unit which became the largest Living Donor Transplant Program in Western India and successfully performed more than 200 living and deceased donor liver transplants in adult and children in Mumbai apart from complex HPB Surgery cases
  • Dr Kapoor joined KMCH Kovai, in June 2017 where he started Living donor surgeries and helped in expanding the Cadaveric Liver Transplant & HPB Surgery program and starting Pancreas Transplant
  • Dr Kapoor is associated with Zydus Hospitals, Ahmedabad since June 2018, where he and his colleagues are initiating the Liver and Pancreas Transplant Program along with management of complex HPB conditions
  • He has to his credit, numerous publications: Full Papers, Abstracts and Book Chapters. He has been invited reviewer for various International Journals and is on the editorial board of World Journal of Hepatology, World Journal of Gastroenterology, Medical Science Monitor and Case Reports in Hepatology

Dr. Hardik Kotecha (Medical)

  • M.B.B.S., M.D.(Medicine), D.N.B. (Gastroenterology)
  • Senior Resident N.M. Virani Wockhardt hospital, Rajkot, Gujarat September 2006 TO March 2007
  • Consultant - Physician H.J. Doshi Hospital, Rajkot, Gujarat April 2007 TO May 2008
  • Consultant - Physician Ashirwad Hospital, Rajkot, Gujarat. June 2008 to January 2009
  • Senior FellowDept. of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta – the Medicity, Gurgaon May 2012 to April 2013
  • Associate - consultant Institute of Digestive and Hepatobiliary sciences Medanta – the Medicity, Gurgaon since May 2013
Institution Name
Shri M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat
Saurashtra University.
M.D. Medicine
Shri M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat
Saurashtra University.
D.N.B. Gastroenterology
GRIPMER, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,New Delhi.
  • Low eosinophil count predicts in-hospital mortality in cirrhosis with systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Jun;25(6):676-82
  • Excellent outcome of living donor liver transplantation in patients with hepatopulmonary syndrome: a single centre experience. Clin Transplant. 2013 Jul-Aug;27(4):530-4
  • Endoscopic ultrasound-guided pelvic and prostatic abscess drainage: Experience in 30 patients. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2014 Sep; 33(5)410-3
  • Ischiorectal abscess presenting as paralytic ileus.Trop Gastroenterol. 2013 Oct-Dec;34(4):267-8.
  • Terbinafine induced liver injury. Clin and Experimental Hepatology. April 2014
  • Pancreatic duct leak in a case of post Whipple surgery: Managed by endoscopic ultrasound guided pancreaticogastrostomy. Endosc Ultrasound. 2014 Jul;3(3)195-7
  • Correlation of clinical scores with imaging findings in patients of Cerebrovascular accidents submitted at M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar
  • Assessment of Biomarkers of sepsis in patients of Cirrhosis submitted at Sir Gangaram hospital, New Delhi
  • Best DNB student for the year 2010 - The Ravi K. Jerath Award at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • 2nd Place in Torrent Young Scholar Award – 2012 (Gastroenterology)
  • Therapeutic endoscopy including POEM, EMR, ESD, STER Acute on Chronic liver failure Fatty liver disease

Dr. Tejas Modi

Institution Name
N.H.L .Municipal medical college, Ahmedabad
M.D (Medicine)
N.H.L .Municipal medical college, Ahmedabad
Seth GS medical college,KEM Hospital, Mumbai
Clinical Experience
  • Hospital : Seth GS Medical college, KEM Hospital,Mumbai
  • Specialty : Gastroenterology
  • Post held : Superspeciality Medical Officer (Post DM)
  • Year : Feb 2015 - Jan 2016
  • Consultant(s) : Dr Shobna Bhatia, Dr Akash Shukla
  • Hospital : Seth GS Medical college, KEM Hospital,Mumbai
  • Specialty : Gastroenterology
  • Post held : Registrar
  • Year : Aug 2011 - Jan 2015
  • Consultant(s) : Dr Shobna Bhatia, Dr Akash Shukla
  • Hospital : N.H.L .Municipal medical college,Ahmedabad
  • Specialty : Medicine
  • Post held : Registrar
  • Year : April 2007 - MAy 2010
  • Consultant(s) : Dr Atul Parikh, Dr CB Kathiria, DR Jayesh Dutt
Endoscopy Experience

During my training I have performed the following number of successful endoscopies independently :
Diagnostic UGI endoscopies - 4000
Therapeutic UGI endoscopies - 5OO

  • Endoscopic variceal band ligation
  • Endoscopic sclerotherapy & glue injection for varices
  • Endoscopic management of bleeding peptic ulcer
  • Argon plasma coagulation for GI bleed and
  • Hemoclip application
  • Esophageal stricture dilatation
  • Achalasia dilatation
  • Esophageal SEMS deployment
  • Foreign body removal
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy(PEG)
  • Pediatric endoscopies
Clinical Trials
  • Experience of conducting various clinical trials at KEM hospital as a co investigator during 2011-15.
  • Randomised controlled trial of LANSOPRAZOL VS exlansoprazol in GERD patients.

Dr. Pathik Parikh

  • MBBS (BJMC, Ahmedabad)
  • MD ((Internal Medicine) - BJMC, Ahmedabad)
  • DM ((Medical Gastroenterology) – LTMMC, Mumbai), Gold Medalist
  • Fellowship in Hepatology & Liver Transplant (Royal Free Hospital, London, UK)
  • Fellowship in Liver Intensive Care (King’s College Hospital, London, UK)
  • Consultant Hepatologist & Liver Transplant Physician
  • Zydus Hospitals, Ahmedabad
  • Zydus Hospitals, Ahmedabad | Consultant Feb 2018 – Present
  • Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai | Attending Consultant Mar 2017 – Jan 2018
  • Kings College Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, London | Senior Clinical Fellow Aug 2016 – Feb 2017
  • Royal Free Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust, London | Senior Clinical Fellow Feb 2016 – Aug 2016
  • Apollo Hospitals International Limited, Ahmedabad, India | Associate Consultant Oct 2015 – Jan 2016
  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Hospital, Mumbai, India | SSMO Aug 2014 –Oct 2015
  • Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College and Hospital, Mumbai, India | Senior Resident Aug 2011– Jul 2014
  • B.J.Medical College and Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, India | Senior Registrar Apr 2011 – Jul 2011
  • B.J.Medical College and Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, India | Resident Apr 2008 – Apr 2011
  • B.J.Medical College and Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad, India | Intern Mar 2007 – Feb 2008
  • Torrent Young Scholar Award (2010) | All India competition among Internal Medicine residents
  • Best Superspeciality Resident Award (2014) | Sion Hospital, Mumbai
  • MUHS Merit Certificate/Gold Medal (2014) | Stood first in DM Gastroenterology examination
  • Young Investigator Award (February 2015) | EASL Monothematic Conference, Innsbruck
  • The Liver Care Foundation Scholarship for Doctors (March 2015) | APASL, Istanbul
  • Dr P N Berry Scholarship for study abroad (2015) | Indian High Commission, United Kingdom
  • J N Tata Scholarship for study abroad (2015) | J N Tata Endowment, Mumbai

Dr Pathik Parikh has worked at world’s one of the most prestigious and reputed centers for Hepatology like Shiela Sherlock center for Hepatology (Pioneer in the field of Hepatology) and Liver intensive care unit at King’s College Hospital (first of its kind in the world). He has to his name many chapters in books by publishers like Nature and Elesevir, National and international presentations and more than 30 national and international original research publications on topics like Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Alcoholic liver disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Budd-Chiari syndrome, hepatocellular carcinoma, autoimmune hepatitis, etc. He is the member of Indian National Association for Study of Liver, European Association for Study of Liver, Royal College of Physicians (Associate), Indian Society of Gastroenterology and Indian Medical Association.

Dr. Bhavin Patel

  • MBBS ( South Gujarat university )
  • MS ( South Gujarat university)
  • Fellowship Hepato Pancreato Biliary & GI
  • Surgery ( Heidelburg, Germany)
International Experience
  • Advanced Laparoscopic surgery training in Mount Sinai Hospital , New York in March 2002. During my training I had opportunity to learn from Prof Berry Salky the most advanced laparoscopic operations like laparoscopic colectomy , laparoscopic pancreatic resection, laparoscopic splenectomy and fundoplication
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Fellowship in the department of Surgery , University of Heidelburg , Germany in 2004 under Prof. Markus Buchler. During this training I attended clinical meetings , surgical rounds and I assisted in a wide range of operation, mainly Whipple operation, Pancreatic resection, liver resection, laparoscopic colectomy as well as liver transplantation
  • Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant training in Beaujon Hospital, Paris In 2004 under Prof J. Belghiti . During this training I assisted wide range of operations mainly major liver resection and liver transplantation
  • Observership in the Department of Surgery on the Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Mamorial Sloan –Kettering Cancer Center, New York under Prof William Jarnagin in March 2008. During this training I attended surgical grand rounds, weekly hepatobiliary conference and observe complex hepatobiliary surgeries
  • Robotic Whipple / Robotic HPB Surgery Training With Prof Zeh , Hogg & Zureikat at Department of GI Surgical Oncology , UPMC, Pittsburgh, USA in December 2014. During these training I observe Robotic whipples / Pancreatic resections surgeries and had Inanimate robot drills skill practice
Work Experince
  • Senior Consultant - Department of Surgical Gastroenterology Zydus Hospitals, Ahmedabad
  • HPB /GI Surgeon Chairman Department of Surgical Gastroenterology Astha Hospital, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad. 1998 to Feb 2015
  • Director, GI and HPB Surgical Service Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Sterling Hospital, Ahmedabad. 2003 to Feb 2015
Scientific Presentations / Posters / Videos
  • (Advanced Laparoscopic surgery (Video presentation ) at north Gujarat surgeons association annual meeting 2002
  • Controversies in management of achalasia cardia : at G.I. update , Sterling Hospital 2002
  • Scientific Paper Presented on “Laparoscopic management of CBD Stone “ at Gujarat State Surgeons conference 2002
  • Scientific Video presentation on :laparoscopic management of liver hydatid cyst “ at GSSC 2002
  • Conference organizer : Minimal Access Surgery –2003, Sterling hospital, Ahmedabad
  • Scinetific Video presentation in “laproscopic splenectomy” at NGSA conference 2004
  • “Peritoneal carcinometosis- ”at G.I. update , Sterling hospital in march-2004
  • Video presentation on “ Fatty Liver – a difficult problem in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy” GSSC 2006
  • Results of pancreaticoduodenectomy - study of 25 cases. Scientific paper presented in GSSC 2007
  • Laparoscopic transgastric pancreatic necrosectomy and cystogastrostomy – video presented in GSSC 2007
  • Bleeding complications following whipple’s operation - Gujarat Gastroenterology society annual meeting 2007
  • Pancreatic Anastomosis technique in Whipple’s operation – video presentation in Hepato-pancreato-Biliary Conference, Banglore 2008
  • Laparoscopic transgastric Pancreatic Necrosectomy and Cystogastrostomy – Video Presentation in Asian - Pacific HPBA ( Hepato Pancreato Biliary association) 3rd Biennial Congress, Sept 27-30 2011 , Melbourne, Australia
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoid Colectomy for Sigmoid Diverticulitis – Video (16) Presentation in IAGES 2012- 10th Biennial National Congress of IAGES, Feb 2012, Ahmedabad
  • Laparoscopic drainage of Caudate lobe liver Abscess- Video Presentation in IHPBA INDIA 2013( 10th annual Conference of Indian chapter of International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association) 2013, Coimbatore
  • “Consecutive 50 Pancreaticoduodenectomy at low volume center “Poster Presentation in IHPBA INDIA 2014 ( 11th Annual Conference of Indian chapter of International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, January 2014 ), Mumbai
  • Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy for Cystic Neoplasm of Pancreas – Video Presentation in IHPBA INDIA 2014 ( 11th Annual Conference of Indian chapter of International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, January 2014 ), Mumbai

Dr. Vishal Soni

Institution Name
Gyan Burman Hepato biliary fellowship
Sir Gangaram HospitaL New Delhi
M.S. - General Surgery
LTMMC & Sion Hospital, Mumbai
Seth GSMC & KEMH, Mumbai
Work Experience
Speciality Medical Officer General Surgery
LTMMC & Sion HospitaL Mumbai
Jan 2015 - Dec 2015
Consultant General Surgeon
Kurmi Charitable HospitaL Mumbai, Sukhsagar HospitaL Mumbai, Sri Krishna Hospital Mumbai, Shree Sai Hospital Mumbai, Gandhi HospitaL Mumbai, Sailee Hospital Mumbai, Mokal Hospital Mumbai, Zenith HospitaL Mumbai.
Dec 2015
SR - Oncosurgery
Asian Institute of Medical Sciences, NCR, Delhi
Oct 2013 - Feb 2014
SR - General & Minimal Access Surgery
Asian Institute of Medical Sciences NCR, Delhi
May 2013 - Sept 2013
ICU Registrar
Shree Sai Hospital, Mumbai
April 2008 - Oct 2009
Medical Officer
Rura l Hospital, Palghar Maharashtra
April 2007 - March 2008
KEM & Allied Hospitals, Mumbai
Jan 2006 - Feb 2007
Conferences, Workshops & Presentations
  • Attended & Presented a Poster, IASGCON, 2014
  • Attended IASGCON, 2013
  • Attended ASICON, 2012
  • Certified course in Basic Laparoscopic Surgery Training - Ethicon, 2012
  • Attended TraufDasicon 2011
  • Certified course in Proximate Gl Staplers Training- Ethicon, 2011
  • Certified Course in Basic Trauma, 2010
  • Training Workshop on Emergency Medicine & Disaster Preparedness, 2006

Dr. Anand Patel

  • Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery,
  • Zydus Hospitals, Ahmedabad, Gujarat ,India.
Professional Qualification
Institution Name
JJMMC/RGUHS Banglore Karnataka
PSMC/SARDAR Patel University, Gujarat
Fellow In Minimal Access Surgery
Amrita Institute Of Medical Sciences, Kochin/ Diplomate In National Board
Fellow In Gastrointestinal Endosurgery
Professional Experience
Institution/ Hospital
Senior Resident MS (General Surgery
Pramukh Swami Medical college, Karmasad,
January 2011-March 2012
Resident Department of GI surgery and solid visceral transplantation
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi,
March 2012-March 2015
Assistant Professor General Surgery
Amrita institute of medical sciences ,Kochi.
March 2015-Feb 2016
Consultant GI and HPB Surgeon
Asian Bariatrics, Apollo CBCC
May 2016-Sep 2017
Consultant GI and HPB surgeon
Zydus Hospitals
Oct 2017-Till Date
Member Ship
  • Association of Surgeon of India (ASI). YES - FL 18815
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Surgeon (IAGS). P 80
  • Society for Surgery of Alimentary tract ( SSAT) – 198351
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeon. (IAGES)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI)
Special Training/ Participation Work experience
  • ATLS skill course in 2008
  • Have completed a Pre-Graduate course on Laparoscopic Hernia repair
  • Have completed a Pre-Graduate course on Basic Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Rotation posting in Onco-surgery at Gujarat cancer research institute, Ahmedabad 2008
  • Rotation posting in Urology at Dep. of Urology and transplantation at IKDRC, Ahmedabad 2009
  • Workshop on PCNL training in 2011 at BJMC, Ahmedabad
  • The IASGO-IASG Advanced Course IN HPB and Liver Transplantation Surgery for cancer. Gurgaon, 2012
  • Pubmed-Basics and Cocherane Library workshop by QMed Knowledge Foundation .February 2013 Kochin
  • 8th IHPBA certificate course at AIIMS, New Delhi (August 2014)
  • 2ndAnnual Asia-pacific Neuroendocrine Tumour Society Meeting. Nov 2015
  • Rotation posting at SGPGI, Lucknow in Dept. of GI surgery and Liver transplant in January 2015
  • 7th International conference and Live workshop on Bariatrics and Metabolic Surgery Laprofit Chennai. November 2015
  • Visited Weill Cornell Medical College , Presbyterian hospital at New York (2017) under Eminent professor Dr. Parul Shukla, Department of Surgery, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery for Robotic surgery
Clinical Experiences
  • After successfully completing post graduation in MS General surgery in 2010, I worked as Consultant General Surgeon at Deesa town Gujarat, India. Where I could excel in simple and few complex general surgery procedure including basic urological and gynecological procedure. I perused three-year residency in prestige institute of South India in field of surgical gastroenterology. Later on I worked as an Assistant professor in for a period of one year. During these four year I had an opportunity to assist as well as perform both complex and basic surgical procedures. Amrita institute of medical sciences is prestige institute in transplant sciences in India, Our Center perform 80 to 90 liver transplant annually which includes both Deceased and living donor liver transplant, as part of team I had opportunity to assist and performed few independently procedure in liver transplant like retrieval of organ, explant and harvest of organ. I was appreciated with award for development of center of excellence in organ transplantation
  • I have been performing complex GI emergency as well as GI and HPB malignancy cases on regular basis like, Resection anastomosis, Splenectomy, Gastrectomy, Whipple Surgery, Hepatic Resection and colorectal surgeries
  • I have been performing basic as well as advanced laparoscopic procedures like Cholecystectomy, Appendectomy, Ventral hernia and Groin hernia repair, colorectal surgeries like hemi-colectomy and low anterior resection on regular basis
  • I have also experience of vascular surgery like fistula creation for CKD patient, arterial embolectomy, and arterial bypass surgery in peripheral venous occlusive disorder
  • Currently I am working as consultant GI and HPB surgeon at Ahmedabad since March 2016. I have been performing GI and HPB surgery including cancer surgery, advance GI and bariatric surgery. I also render my services under MA Yojana for economically privileged class. I am conducting OPD visit once in a week peripheral centre like Deesa, Palanpur and Mehsana, where apart from consultation I perform basic GI surgery and diagnostic as well as therapeutic endoscopy