Dr. Rajesh Puri

Vice Chairman- Intervention Gastroentrology Gastroenterology , Institute of Digestive and Hepatobiliary Sciences


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International Member of The American College of Gastroenterology

Awarded with Gold Medal by the Honorable President of India

Secretary General – SGEI (Society Of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India)

“Dr. Rajesh Puri is Vice Chairman- Intervention Gastroenterology, Institute of Digestive and Hepatobiliary Sciences at Medanta in Gurugram. Having a vast 20 years of experience. Dedicated to the profession with exemplary success in Interventional Gastroenterology in North India. His Expertise are in Endosonography, Colonoscopy, Variceal Sclerotherapy, and esophageal Carcinoma. He received the Young Investigator Award by APDW and was awarded the Gold Medal by the Honorable President of India. He Specializes in Endoscopic Ultrasound, diagnostic and therapeutic diseases. He is a Critical Care Specialist at the Institute of Critical Care and Anaesthesiology.”

An expert in therapeutic EUS learned from Denmark & Japan. This modality started in India in 2005 with a handful of doctors knowing the technique, mainly used in cancer staging and biopsy. A pioneer in this technique in North India has taught and trained a huge number of doctors by conducting 10-15 procedures in a short spell of 2-3 days in conferences cum workshops in different states enlightening more than 100 doctors. Spreading this knowledge to fellow doctors all over India has benefitted patients nationwide for better cancer staging and treatment.

Medical Qualifications

D.N.B. (Gastroenterology)Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi2001
M.D. (General Medicine)SNM College Jodhpur, Univ. of Rajasthan1997
M.B.B.S.SNM College Jodhpur, Univ of Rajasthan1993

Specialization and Expertise

  • Endosonography
  • Colonoscopy
  • Variceal Sclerotherapy
  • Esophageal Carcinoma
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic diseases
  • POEM- Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy