Dr. Uday Shankar - General Surgeon

Dr. Uday Shankar

Specialist General Surgeon


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About Me

MBBS, Post Graduation in Surgery (DNB), Diploma in Laparoscopy Surgery, Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Uday Shankar completed his Post graduation in General Surgery from the Prestigious National Board of Examination, New Delhi. He joined the Christian Medical College & Hospital (CMC), one of India’s largest tertiary hospitals and medical colleges, where he worked as an Assistant Professor and consultant.

Dr. Uday acquired special training in Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery from the prestigious IRCAD, France, where he was awarded a Diploma in Laparoscopy Surgery. He received specialized training from Dukes University, Durham, the USA, in Revision Bariatric Surgery for weight regain after primary weight loss surgery.

He has more than 25 years of experience in General & Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery. He has 11 yrs of work experience in the Gulf in Zulekha Hospital Dubai as one of the Lead Surgeons & has performed more than 2000 Surgeries. Last few years, his main area of interest has been weight loss Surgery. He has completed 500 bariatric procedures successfully. He has been a certified “Surgeon of Excellence” in Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery by European Accreditation Council for Bariatric Surgery (EAS-BS). He runs a holistic Bariatric Surgery Program and has a dedicated Bariatric Support Group for his patient’s long-term care.

Dr. Uday’s particular area of interest is Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery; Sleeve Gastrectomy, Mini Gastric Bypass, Gastric Bypass & Revision Surgery for regaining; for obese & overweight people suffering from metabolic syndrome (Diabetes, Hypertensive & Lipid Abnormality). Apart from weight loss & Bariatric surgery, his other area of clinical expertise is Laparoscopy Gall Bladder & GI Surgery. He has extensive experience treating all kinds of hernia laparoscopically like inguinal, Umbilical & other recurrent hernias.

He is well versed in English, Hindi, and basic Arabic.