Dr. Ganesh Nagarajan – Best Surgical Oncologist
Are you in search of a skilled and experienced surgeon specializing in Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary (HPB) surgery and gastrointestinal disorders? Look no further! Dr. Ganesh Nagarajan, the Director of HPB Surgery & Gastrointestinal at Nanavati Max Superspecialty Hospital, is the answer to your medical needs. With a stellar academic background, extensive experience, and numerous accolades, Dr. Ganesh Nagarajan has established himself as a leading expert in his field. Whether you require complex surgical interventions or seek guidance for your gastrointestinal concerns, Dr. Nagarajan’s expertise and compassionate care will ensure the best possible outcome for you.
Dr. Nagarajan completed his Fellowship in Hepatobiliary pancreatic surgery and Liver Transplantation from Hospital Beaujon in Paris in 2008-2009. This prestigious training allowed him to learn from the best in the field and refine his surgical skills. At Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, he completed a thorough four-year residency training program in surgical oncology from 2004 to 2008. Dr. Nagarajan’s dedication to learning and honing his craft has made him a master in the field of HPB surgery and gastrointestinal disorders.
With over 18 years of experience, Dr. Nagarajan has accumulated priceless expertise in his profession. Before joining Nanavati Max Superspecialty Hospital, he worked for four years as a consultant surgical oncologist & liver transplant surgeon at Bombay Hospital & Fortis Hospital. Dr. Nagarajan has had the privilege of working as a Fellow in Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery and Liver Transplantation at Hospital Beaujon in Clichy, France, under the guidance of renowned liver surgeon Prof. Jacques Belghiti. Dr. Nagarajan actively engaged in more than 250 liver resections and 100 liver transplants each year when he worked at Hospital Beaujon, helping to make the facility one of the top facilities in the world for HPB and liver transplantation.
Contributions to Research
Dr. Nagarajan’s expertise extends beyond surgical practice. He has been actively involved in scientific research, with some of his work already published in international journals and more in the process of being submitted to leading publications. This commitment to research ensures that Dr. Nagarajan remains at the forefront of medical advancements, providing his patients with the most innovative and effective treatments available.
Training and Specialization
Dr. Nagarajan’s journey to becoming a distinguished surgeon began with his residency training program in surgical oncology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. Recognized globally as one of the premier cancer centers, Tata Memorial Hospital provided Dr. Nagarajan with an unparalleled learning experience. After completing his residency, he continued as a Senior Specialist Registrar in the Gastrointestinal and HPB oncology service, further deepening his knowledge and expertise in his preferred field. Prior to that, Dr. Nagarajan completed a three-year residency program in General Surgery at LTMGH, Sion, Mumbai, a renowned trauma center catering to patients from all corners of the country.
Dr. Nagarajan’s passion for medicine and serving the community is evident from his one-year rural service as a Medical Officer at Rural Hospital Surgana in Nasik District, where he actively participated in national health programs aimed at combating diseases such as tuberculosis, malaria, and promoting family planning.
Awards and Recognitions
In recognition of his exceptional skills and contributions to the medical field, Dr. Nagarajan has received numerous awards and honors. Notably, he was awarded the OUTSTANDING YOUNG INDIAN award from JCI in 2011, a testament to his dedication and commitment to patient care. Additionally, Dr. Nagarajan was granted the prestigious ROTARIAN AMBASSADORIAL SCHOLARSHIP in FRANCE in 2008-09, allowing him to further expand his knowledge and skills on an international scale. He is also a Fellow of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai, showcasing his expertise and professional standing within the medical community.
Dr. Ganesh Nagarajan is an active member of various renowned medical associations, including the International IHPBA, IHPBA India, Association of Surgeons Of India, Association of Colorectal Surgeons Of India, and Association of Medical Consultants. These memberships reflect his commitment to staying updated with the latest advancements and collaborating with other experts in his field.
- Complex GI Cancer Surgeries: Dr. Nagarajan has successfully performed over 2000 complex GI cancer surgeries, demonstrating his exceptional surgical skills and comprehensive understanding of GI cancer treatment. His expertise encompasses surgeries involving the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, and bile ducts.
- Extensive Patient Consultations: As a highly sought-after specialist, Dr. Nagarajan has provided consultations to an impressive number of patients. He has consulted and advised over 15,000 patients with GI cancers, displaying his commitment to guiding individuals through their cancer journey and offering them the best possible treatment options.
Licenses & Certifications
Dr. Ganesh Nagarajan is a registered medical professional with the Maharashtra Medical Council, Mumbai. He holds the registration number 2000/02/1105, complying with the Maharashtra Medical Council Act 1965 (Mah. XLVI of 1965).