Dr. Rajeev Kapoor
Fortis Hospital, Mohali
Surgical Oncology, General And Laparoscopic Surgery
Dr. Rajeev Kapoor is the former Head of Surgery from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana as well as former Consultant, Colorectal Surgery, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Adelaide, Australia. Dr. Kapoor has more than 23 years of experience in all aspects of Surgery including Oncology Surgery, Gastrointestinal and Trauma Surgery. He has more than 12 years of exclusive experience as a Colorectal Surgeon, which includes the management of all intestinal cancers including colon and rectal cancers. He is trained in all colorectal laparoscopic procedures including laparoscopic surgery for cancer of the colon and rectum. He also performs laparoscopic surgery of abdominal wall and inguinal hernia. Dr. Kapoor deals with all patients of Ulcerative Colitis, Crohns Disease as well as Anal Incontinence. Dr. Kapoor is also a recipient of the Best Medical Teacher Award from Government of South Australia in 2010. AREA OF INTEREST: Colorectal and Oncology Surgery including gynecology oncology and soft tissue sarcomas Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery (All abdominal wall including inguinal hernia) Fecal Incontinence Surgery Trauma and Emergency Surgery ,General Surgery SPECIALIZED TREATMENTS: Intestinal cancer including Colon and Rectal Cancer Sphincter saving operations for rectal cancer including rectal reconstruction Re-operative colon and rectal surgery Inflammatory bowel disease (including ileal pouches for ulcerative colitis), Crohns Disease Repair of anal sphincters for fecal incontinence Sacral Nerve modulation for anal incontinence Artificial sphincters for anal incontinence Surgery for constipation, Surgery for rectal prolapse including laparoscopic rectopexy, Hemorrhoidectomy including banding as a day care non operative procedure for hemorrhoids as well as stapled hemorrhoidectomy Fistula in Ano surgery Anal fissure Treatment of Fecal Fistula Emergency Surgery for the colon and rectum Colonoscopy (including the resection of large and complex polyps).