Dr. Shashank Shah

Dr. Shashank Shah
  • Course Director Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery

Appointments

  • President – Obesity surgery society of India
  • President – IEF ( International Excellence Federation) India chapter
  • President – AIAARO( All India Association of Advancing Research in Obesity)
  • Director – Laparo-Obeso Centre:-
    • For Comprehensive treatment for Obesity  and related  metabolic diseases and a Training center for Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery.
    • certified as  CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE  at 2 places
  • Honorary Cancer surgeon- Ruby Hall Clinic , Pune.
  • Honorary Surgeon – Poona Hospital and Research Centre, Pune.
    • B.J.M.C., Sassoon General Hospital, Pune
    • Columbia Asia Hospital, Pune
    • Fotis Hospital,Mulund, Mumbai
    • Fortis Raheja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai
  • Post- graduate teacher for Diplomat of National Board (DNB) for General Surgery.
  • Executive council Member and Founder Member Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI).
  • Founder Secretary and Trustee-Association of Minimally Invasive Surgeons -Pune
  • Past Secretary-Poona surgical society
  • Member of board of International Bariatric Surgical Review Corporation (IBSRC)
  • Invited member WebmedCentral plus Bariatric And Metabolic Surgery Editorial Board as a specialty editor
  • First surgeon in the world of super surgeon category –certified as Centre of Excellence at 2 places
  • Editorial Board Member : Bariatric times
  • Editorial Board Member –Obesity Society Journal –official journal of IFSO ( International Federation for Surgery for Obesity )
  • Faculty for AETF –Asia Endosurgery Task Force
  • Visiting professor for IRCAD (Research Institute against Digestive Cancer) France-Strasbourg’s University Hospital.
  • Only Indian to be invited as a faculty for all 4 international consensus summit for Sleeve Gastrectomy ..held in New York from 2009 to 2012 & the only Indian faculty for first 3 meetings of the same
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of Obesity and Metabolic Research (JOMR)

Memberships

  • SAGES: Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.
  • SLS: Society of Laparo Endoscopic Surgeons of USA.
  • ELSA: Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia.
  • IHPBA: International Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association.
  • IHPBA-India: Indian Association of Hepatopancreaticobiliary surgeons.
  • ASI: Association of Surgeons of India.
  • IAGES: Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo surgery.
  • AMASI: Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, as Founder
  • AMIS- Pune: Association of Minimal Invasive Surgery, Pune, as  Founder Secretary and Trustee.
  • IMA: Indian Medical Association.
  • PSS: Poona Surgical Society, India.
  • IFSO: International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity.
  • OSSI: Obesity Surgery Society of India –as Secretary
  • AIAARO : All India Association For Advancing Research In Obesity.
  • IASO : International Association for Study of Obesity
  • APBSS: Asia Pacific Bariatric Surgeons Society, as Founder member.  
  • APHS: Asia Pacific Hernia Society
  • ASMBS: American society of metabolic and bariatric surgery. Affiliate surgeon
  • IBSRC: International Bariatric Surgical Review Committee
  • Editorial board member of International Journal Of Obesity Surgery
  • Member of an expert panel for International Sleeve Gastrectomy Expert Panel Consensus Statement:
  • Chairman for the international bariatric club at the world congress of obesity surgery in 2012

Special Courses

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and high frequency induced thermo therapy for liver tumor Germany (University of Erlangen)
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery : IAGES, INDIA
  • Hands-on Courses : SAGES Los Angeles, March 2003.
    • Lap CBD EXPLORATION
    • Lap PAEDIATRIC SURGERY
    • Lap UROLOGY
    • Lap COLON SURGERY
  • Advanced Laparoscopic& Bariatric Surgery: Brazil, August 2004.
  • Advanced Bariatrics Training , USA: Kelvin Higa, April 2005.
  • Revision Bariatric Surgeries, San Francisco, USA, April 2005, ASBS
  • MIPH Masters course, Mumbai, June 2005.
  • Laparo-Obeso Team’ for a specialty course in BPD/ Advanced Laparoscopic Obesity surgery  conducted by Dr. N. Scopinaro Italy July 2005.
  • Bariatric Training Program Leon , France : September 2005
  • SAGES 2006 Scientific Session an Post Graduate courses’ Dallas, USA , April ’2006.
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Colonic surgery training Choi, Korea. Sep’ 2006.
  • MIPH Masters course June 2005
  • Won 1st prize in “Skills Laboratory Assessment” in the World Congress of Lap. Surgery at Hawaii, Feb 2004. Inamed Health Sponsored Training Program the Endoscopic placement of Bioenterics Intragastric Balloon (BIB) System for Obesity and Laparoscopic placement of  Lap-band system, 2005.
  • ASBS 2007 annual conference and completed ‘Advanced Bariatric courses’   San Diego, USA, June 2007.
  • ASMBS workshop :‘Revision Bariatrics’ Madeira Island, Portugal, Sep’ 2007.
  • IFSO 2008 to 2011 courses
  • ASMBS 2008 to 2011 courses
  • In 2008, Brazil, Argentina –Hands on training course in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.

Teaching Experience

  • Senior Resident in surgery at K.E.M. Hospital Pune affiliated to Poona University. Pune (1 year)
  • Chief Resident in Surgery at K.E.M. Hospital Pune affiliated to Poona University, Pune (1 year)
  • Junior Consultant in General Surgery at K.E.M. Hospital, Pune affiliated to the B.J. Medical College, Poona University, Pune (3 years)
  • Consultant Surgeon at Poona Hospital and Research Centre affiliated to Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College, Pune- October 1995 onwards.
  • Post graduate teacher for Delhi National Board-M.S. General surgery
  • Training faculty in EISE, Mumbai.
  • Proctor for Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgical      Training. Has trained more than 500 Indian and International surgeons across the globe.

 

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