Dr Abhishek Mitra is one of the finest and vastly experienced Gastro Intestinal (GI) and HPB (Hepato-Pancretico-Biliary) Surgeon and Cancer Surgeon in Delhi and NCR, India. Dr Mitra has an experience of more than 19 years and has performed thousands of surgeries involving diseases of gastro intestinal tract. He is one of the very few Gastrointestinal Surgeons with a certified training in the field of Gastrointestinal and HPB cancers from the premiere Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. He is equally well acquainted in performing GI cancer surgeries laparoscopically as well as through an open approach. Dr Abhishek Mitra is currently working as Senior Consultant GI (Gastro Intestinal), HPB and Minimally Invasive Surgeon and Cancer Surgeon at Dharamshila Narayana Super speciality Hospital, New Delhi, India.
Dr Mitra is a graduate from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, which ranks among the top medical colleges in India. He did post-graduation in surgery from prestigious Lady Hardinge Medical College and Hospital, New Delhi, India. After successfully completing post-graduation he went on to do DNB in Gastro-intestinal Surgery from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India. DNB program at Sir Ganga Ram hospital is considered as the best in India due to the vast surgical experience and a successful academic program. During his stay in Sir Ganga Ram hospital, he was involved in a vast array of complicated gastrointestinal and hepato-pancreatico-biliary procedures including Liver Transplantation. With an ambition to become an accomplished cancer and HPB surgeon, Dr Abhishek further honed his skills by doing a certified two year fellowship in GI and HPB Cancer Surgery from Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India. He furthered his skills as a Specialist Registrar in Colorectal Cancer Unit at Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India and gained experience in laparoscopic and robotic colorectal cancer surgery, pelvic exenterations and cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for peritoneal surface malignancies.
Dr Mitra has been associated with some of the best hospitals in India that includes Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai and Apollo Hospital, New Delhi to name a few. He has special interest and expertise in performing major cancer surgeries of food pipe, Stomach, Liver, Gall Bladder, Pancreas, Bile duct, Intestine, Colon, Rectum etc. He believes that evidence based treatment and multidisciplinary approach for Gastrointestinal Cancers is important to ensure optimal outcomes. Apart from performing various laparoscopic and open surgeries for gastrointestinal cancers, he also performs general laparoscopic surgeries.
MBBS from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
MS (Surgery) from Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
DNB (GI Surgery) from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
Certified (HBNI) Fellowship in GI and HPB Cancer Surgery from Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India
Member of Association of Surgeons of India
Member of Indian Medical Association
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Gastro Intestinal Cancer Surgery
Complex Gastro Intestinal Surgery
Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC
Senior Consultant, GI and HPB Cancer Surgery at National Cancer Institute, Nagpur, India
Consultant, GI and HPB Surgery and Cancer Surgery at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, India
Lecturer, GIand HPB Cancer Surgery and Colorectal Cancer Surgery, Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India
Assistant Professor, Surgery Department, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
Publications & Presentations
He has more than 30 publications. He has published his research in National and International Journals, authored book chapters and has presented his work in various National and International scientific meetings. He has also been a co-investigator in several research projects, including COPRAC study, an International multicentric study. He has been invited as a speaker and panellist at various conferences.
Mitra A, De’souza A, Goel M, Shrikhande SV. Surgery for pancreatic and periampullary carcinoma. Indian Journal of Surgery
Mitra A, Yadav A, Mehta N, Varma V, Kumaran V, Nundy S. Complicated perianal sepsis. Indian J Surgery. Indian J Surg. 2015 Dec;77(Suppl 3):769-73.
Bhambre R, Mitra A, Tamankar A, Desouza A, Saklani A. Impact of Length of Distal Margin on Outcomes Following Sphincter Preserving Surgery for Middle and Lower Third Rectal Cancers. Indian J Surg Oncol (2019).
Sirohi B, Mitra A, Jagannath P, Singh A, Ramadvar M, Kulkarni S, Goel M, Shrikhande SV. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced gallbladder cancer. Future Oncol. 2015 May;11(10):1501-9.
Van Rijssen LB, Gerritsen A, Henselmans I, Sprangers MA, Jacobs M, Bassi C, Busch OR, Fernández-Del Castillo C, Fong ZV, He J, Jang JY, Javed AA, Kim SW, Maggino L, Mitra A, et al COPRAC study group. Core Set of Patient-reported Outcomes in Pancreatic Cancer (COPRAC): An International Delphi Study Among Patients and Health Care Providers. Ann Surg. 2017 Dec 19.
Poster presented at APHPBA 2015, Singapore- “Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Tumors: Multimodal Approach Improves Outcomes”
Poster presentation “Estimation of Graft Weight Using Computed Tomography Volumetry in Living Donor Liver Transplantation” at the 18th Annual International Liver Transplantation Society conference at San Francisco in May 2012.
Awarded the Prize for best Poster at IHPBA, Mumbai, 2014 and Second Prize for best poster at IASG, 2012.
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