Dr. Salil Avinash Vengsarkar

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Specialty: General Medicine/ Surgery

Hospital: Thumbay Hospital, Dubai

Specialist General and Laparoscopic Surgeon


Educational Qualifications:

 He graduated from the prestigious KEM and Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, India.

 He did his Clinical Training and Fellowships for minimally invasive surgery (Laparoscopy) in

Australia and Singapore in some of the internationally well-known hospitals.

 He also has been trained extensively in Laser therapy for piles, fistulas, sinuses and varicose vein

disorders in Germany, Latvia, Tunisia and Italy.

 He has previously worked with large Multi-Speciality hospitals in Dubai


 Dr Salil comes from a family of well-reputed doctors in Mumbai, India and brings with him a

a wealth of surgical experience in a variety of surgical procedures.

 He has more than 22 years of vast surgical experience of which more than 15 years is in Dubai.

 He has also contributed to research in cancer and other surgical anomalies.

 He has a special interest in laparoscopy (Keyhole surgery) for abdominal procedures (liver,

gallbladder, appendix, hernia, stomach, intestines) lasers in anorectal problems and oncology

(cancer therapy) for breast disorders.

 He has to his credit more than 5000 surgical procedures, the majority of which are laparoscopic.

Areas of Expertise:

 Standard Laparoscopic (Keyhole / Minimally Invasive) procedures for Gallstones, Appendix,

Hernias (Inguinal, Umbilical, Incisional, Epigastric) and abdominal adhesions.

 Advance Laparoscopic Surgeries for liver (Abscess, Cyst, Nodules), small and large bowel

resection – anastomosis, stomach perforations, injury to intra-abdominal organs, hiatus and

diaphragmatic hernia, recurrent/complicated hernia and abdominal infections.

 Newly Advance and Painless procedures for Piles (All degrees), Fistulas (Simple and

Complicated), Pilonidal Sinus using Laser therapy, Stapler (PPH, THD).

 Laser Therapy for Varicose veins

 Minor surgical procedures – Removal of soft tissue tumours, abscess, ingrown nails and


 Bariatric (weight loss) Surgery

 Oncologic (Cancer) Surgery for breast, thyroid, small bowel, colon and rectum.

Language Spoken: English, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi and Arabic (Basic)