Dr Amit Garg completed his MBBS from Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College Belgaum. He pursued MS in Surgery from Bhartividyapeeth Medical College, Pune. He was interested in Laparoscopy from the beginning of his residency. After learning basic laparoscopy at Sidhu Hospital Doraha, he went on to do Super-speciality fellowship (FMAMBS) in Minimal Access Surgery under Dr. P. Chowbey, Delhi. After being extensively trained in this field, he chose to further specialize in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery. He went to Taiwan and trained under under the guidance of Dr. CK Huang and in his Centre of Excellence.
Designation: Clinical Associate
Department/Specialty: Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
Languages spoken: English, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi & Mandarin
Total Years of Experience: 6
Previous experience: Worked at Johal Hospital, Jalandhar; Government Medical College, Sector 32, Chandigarh; Garg Hospital, Bagha Purana; Sidhu Hospital, Doraha.
Fellowship in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery at Max Delhi, Laser-Indore and at headquarters of IEF at E-Da Hospital, Taiwan under Dr C. K. Huang for 8 months
Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers:
1. Member SELSI
2. Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
Clinical Interests/ Specialized Treatments /Area of Expertise: Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.
Awards & Honors:
Research and Publications:
1. Bariatric surgery in old age – Comparison of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux – en- Y gastric bypass (Yet to be published)
2. Bone mineral density after different bariatric procedures (Yet to be published)
Medical Breakthroughs/ Interesting Case Studies: