Dr Jignesh Ashwinbhai Gandhi

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Dr Jignesh Ashwinbhai Gandhi

M.B.B.S, M.S (Surgery), D.N.B, FMAS, FIAGES, FALS, Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Robotic Surgery

General & Lap Surgeon

Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai
  • 20 Years of experience
  • English,Hindi,Telugu
  • 1 Recommendations
  •  THU | 07:00 PM-09:00 PM

Awards and Achievements


  • 1St prize in subject of Microbiology at University level
  • Runners up in All India Pediatrics Quiz at Pune, 1993
  • University Prize for securing 5TH Rank in Final M.B.B.S
  • 1ST prize and Gold Medal at M.S (Surgery) Exams, June 1998.
  • 2ND prize at the Best Paper Session at MASICON 1998.


  • MASICON 1998: “Management of Portal Hypertension with Special reference to Non –shunting procedures”. (Best Paper Session -2ND Prize).
  • MASICON 2003:-   Biliary Fistula in Amoebic Liver abscesses:Tailoring management strategies" -Emphysematous cholecystitis: Atypical presentation of Acute Cholecystitis.
  • MASICON 2006: Abdominal Apoplexy due to Ehlers Danlos Syndrome.
  • NATCON 2006: Poster Presentation on Gastrointestinal Stromal tumours.
  • MASICON 2010: Best Paper Presentation on Intestinal Stapling Technique –Audit of 100 cases.
  • MASICON 2011:Poster Presentation –Rectal Tuberculosis & Tuberculosis of Appendix-Role of MIPN for Necrotising Pancreatitis.
  • MASICON 2011: Paper on Role of T –Tube for Large Duodenal Ulcer Perforations .


Research and Publications

Research Project:

  • Research Fellow: Trial on Cefamandole versus Cefaperazone for Biliary tract infections.
  • Co-Investigator: International Trial on Oritavancin versus Vancomycin in skin and soft tissue infections.
  • Co-Investigator: National Trial on recombinant platelet derived growth factor (PDGF) for diabetic wounds.
  • Role of Omega 3 fatty acids as Immunomodulator in patients with Acute Necrotising Pancreatitis ,RCT International Trial.


  • Gastric Cancer presenting with Acute Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation; Indian Journal of   Gastroenterology; Jul-Aug 2002(21).
  • Right Sided Pancreatico-Pleural fistula: A rare clinical presentation. BHJ; Jul-Aug 2003.
  • Co-authored a book titled “Hernia: What can you do about it”
  • Emphysematous Cholecystitis: Atypical presentation of Acute Cholecystitis, BHJ
  • Guest Editorial on “Damage Control Surgery”, Asian Journal of Rheumatology and Orthopaedics, Dec 2005.
  • Guest Editorial on “Damage Control Surgery and the Abdomen”, Asian Journal of Rheumatology and Orthopaedics, April-June 2006.
  • Duodenal Villous Adenoma Carcinoma sequence; www.gastrohep.com, March 2007.
  • Appendicitis: Watch out for Tuberculosis ;www.gastrohep.com,September 2011.
  • Body Packer Syndrome : Journal Of Post Graduate Medicine 2012
  • Use of PEG tube for retrieval of Accidental Ingested Mercury :Journal of Post Graduate Medicine,2012
  • Use of Serosal Patch to prevent Duodenal Stump blow out : Bombay Hospital Journal,2012
  • Use of Antesternal Colon Conduit for Corrosive Stricture Esophagus :Indian Journal of Surgery,2012.


M.B.B.S, M.S (Surgery), D.N.B, FMAS, FIAGES, FALS, Diploma in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Robotic Surgery

Work Experience

  • October 2008 till date –Associate Professor & Unit Head, Department of Surgery, KEM Hospital, and Mumbai
  • May 2001 to 30th September 2008 -Lecturer, Department of Surgery, KEM Hospital,Mumbai
  • July 1999 to April 2001-Clinical Associate at Hindu Sabha & Lilavati Hospital with Dr Narendra Mehta
  • Jan 1999 to June 1999-  Consultant at BARC Hospital
  • July 1998 to Dec 1998 - Research Clinical fellow & Registrar at KEM Hospital
  • Aug 1995 to June 1998 – Post graduation in Surgery at Krishna Hospital, Karad
  • Jan 1995 to July 1995 – Clinical Assistant to  Dr R.A Bhalerao at Hinduja Hospital

International experience:

  • Hands on training in Liver Resection –Aintree Hospital, NHS, and Liverpool with Mr. Graeme Poston – October –November 2004.
  • Clinical Fellow in Liver Transplant Surgery & Minimal Access –Department of Surgery ,NewYork Presbyterian Hospital ,USA under Dr Jean Emond – Jan-Feb 2008.
  • Clinical Fellowship & training  for 7 months (November 2008 to May 2009) – Royal Free Hospital in HPB & Liver Transplant with Professor Brian Davidson.
  • Interactive Training with International Faculty at Shanghai General Hospital on Hernia :2014.


Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • International HPB Association.
  • Recognised by the Directorate of Health Services(DHS) as a member for Liver Transplant team at KEM Hospital ,Mumbai.

Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • Hepato-Biliary  & Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Open/Laparoscopic Hernia Repair