Dr. Amanjeet Singh

Director & Head of Colorectal Surgery GI Surgery, GI Oncology and Bariatric Surgery , Institute of Digestive and Hepatobiliary Sciences

Gurugram , South Delhi

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Pioneer of hand assisted laparoscopic surgery

Fellowship in laparoscopic colo-rectal surgery at SMC Korea

Received Ravi K Jerath award for the best DNB Student

Dr. Amanjeet Singh is Director & Head in Medanta’s Division of GI Surgery, GI Oncology & Bariatric Surgery. After completing super specialisation in Surgical Gastroenterology from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (received the prestigious Ravi K Jerath award for the best DNB Student of the year), Dr. Amanjeet Singh underwent advanced training at All India Institute of Medical Sciences and laparoscopic colorectal surgery fellowship at SMC Korea. Apart from this he has been trained in advanced laparoscopy laparoscopic colorectal and robotic surgery at various centers across the globe. Apart from being a member of various surgical societies, Dr. Singh is also a reviewer for National journals. He has published research papers in all major surgical journals and has presented papers and attended various national and international conferences all over the world. His training experience also include Robotic Training from IRCAD, Strasbourg(2011), Lap Gastric Surgery from IRCAD, Taiwan(2012) and Robotic Colorectal From AETF, Japan(2013). He is an MNAMS, a Diplomate of NB, an MS(General Surgery) and an MBBS.His surgical expertise lies in all general and advanced laproscopic procedures related to abdomen, Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary surgeries, Robotic abdominal surgeries and Perianal surgeries. He is one of the pioneers of Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery and has designed his own cost effective technique for the same named as “Medanta Handport Technique” which was presented at Annual Conference of American Society of Colorectal Surgeons meeting at Florida, USA last year.

Medical Qualifications

D.N.B (Surgical Gastroenterology)National Board of Examinations, New Delhi2009
M.S. (General Surgery)Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab2003
M.B.B.SGuru Govind Singh Medical College, Faridkot, Punjab1998

Specialization and Expertise

  • Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive GI Surgery
  • Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery

Memberships & Certifications

  • Life Member of Association of Surgeons of India
  • Association of colon and rectal surgeons of India (Life member)
  • Indian Association of Gastroendoscopic Surgeons (Life member)
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (Life member)
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS)
  • American College of Surgeons
  • International College of Robotic Surgeons
  • International College of Surgeons (Indian Section)
  • Society of American Gastroendoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Best Colorectal Surgeon In India
  • Award by Primetime Global Excellence Healthcare Award, 2017


  • Future Oncol. :   Maximum surgical blood order schedule for pancreatoduodenectomy: a long way from uniform applicability!, April, 2017
  • Epub :   The cost of Pancreatoduodenectomy - An analysis of clinical determinants. Pancreatology, 2016
  • Pancreas :   Early Discharge after Pancreatoduodenectomy: What Helps and What Prevents?, 2015
  • BMJ Case Reports :   Malignancy knows no boundaries, 2013
  • British Journal of Surgery :   Pain relief after Frey’s procedure for chronic pancreatitis, 2010
  • Am J Surg. :   Pancreatic duct holder for facilitating duct-to-mucosa pancreatojejunostomy after pancreatoduodenectomy, 2010
  • Pediatr Transplant. :   Living donor liver transplantation for giant cavernous hemangioma of liver in a child, 2010
  • Journal of Paediatric :   Synchronous resection of solitary liver metastases with pancreaticoduodenectomy, 2010
  • J Gastrointest Surg. :   Lymph nodal involvement as prognostic factor in gallbladder cancer: location, count or ratio?,
  • HPB (Oxford). :   Peri-operative outcomes for pancreatoduodenectomy in India: a multi-centric study, 2009