Dr. Deep Goel
Department of Surgical Gastroentrology, Bariatric & Minimal Access Surgery
Dr. Deep Goel is an alumnus of the prestigious Kasturba Gandhi Medical College Mangalore which is an internationally acclaimed centre of excellence for Medical Education. He was recipient of the Gold Medal for academics during his MBBS.
Passionately interested in surgery, he joined the surgery training residency programme at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi in 1992.
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital was actively absorbing the latest medical developments from all over the globe and this exposed Dr. Deep Goel to the fascinating world of Minimal Access Surgery (MAS) while he qualified with the Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in 1996. His passionate zeal for MAS took him to some of the best centres of surgical training in the world.
He secured a specialist surgery registrar-ship at the Department of Surgery and Vascular Surgery at the Royal London Hospital, UK. This appointment is fiercely competed for amongst surgeons from all over the world and Dr. Goel’s selection was very special. His enthusiasm and zeal endeavored him to his peers and patients and his knowledge and surgical skills made him a much sought after registrar with some of the Doyens of Surgery at the Royal London Hospital.
In 1998, he was granted the fellowship of the Royal College Surgeons of England. Fellowship at the Mount Sinai Medical School, New York USA and Bagatelle Hospital, Bourdex, France followed and laid a solid foundation for his consultant practice of the future.
Returning to India he had a short start at SRGH before joining as Head the Department of Surgical Specialties and set up a Centre of Excellence for Minimal Invasive Bariatric – GI Oncosurgery.
He has travelled extensively in India and abroad delivering lectures and live demonstrations of advanced Minimal Access GI Onco Surgery procedures and also of anti obesity Bariatric operations. With an extensive experience and association of over 500 bariatric (weight loss) operations, he has one of the largest single surgeon experience of Bariatric operation in the subcontinent.
He is currently the Director of Surgical Gastroenterology, Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery at the BLK Super Speciality hospital, New Delhi, India. This is best modern 650 bed super specialty facility with a large cancer centre where advanced minimal access technique is being used for the betterment of patients suffering with GI Cancers and morbid obesity.
In addition to his commitment to clinical excellence Dr. Deep Goel has an impressive array of academic achievements. He is an executive committee member of the Asian Metabolic Society and Association of Minimal Access surgery of India amongst his other membership are:
- Obesity Surgery Society of Indian (OSSI).
- Endo Laparoscopic Society of Asia (ELSA).
- Eurasian Colorectal Technologies Association.
- International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologist and Oncologists.
- Indian Association of Gastroendo Surgeons (IAGES).
- Indian Association of Colorectal Surgeons (IACSR).
- Association of Surgeons of India (ASI).
He is in the editorial board of Indian Journal of Coloproctology (IJCP), Online Journal Grand Rounds www. grandrounds-e-med.com and Peer Reviewer in South Asian Health Forum, www.sahf.net
He has presented his work in the specialty conferences around the world and published articles extensively in national and international journals.