Dr. Magan Mehrotra
MS, MRCS (Edinburgh), MNAMS, FNB – Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgeon – Director – Apex Hospital
Dr. Magan Mehrotra is a consultant minimal access surgeon – one of the few surgeons in India who has done a two year fellowship of the national board designed specifically for this specialty. He did his MBBS from the prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi and MS from Safdarjang hospital, New Delhi – both centers reputed for the high quality surgical experience they provide to trainees. He completed his advanced training at Sir Ganga Ram hospital in New Delhi working with the pioneers in the field of minimal access surgery in India. He also qualified for the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK and Membership of National Academy of Medical Sciences during his training – both highly coveted qualifications for any surgeon.
Dr. Magan Mehrotra has keen interest in minimal access surgery and regards it as not a profession but a passion or a personal interest. His motto is ‘think minimal access’. He believes that most surgeries can be done by the minimal access methods if good intent is combined with adequate training.
He also has multiple publications on laparoscopic surgery in international and national scientific journals of good repute. He is on the panel of reviewers for submitted articles for Indian Journal of Surgery (IJS).