Gokuldas Tejpal Hospital, Mumbai
Department of General Surgery

Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3
HOU Dr M B Tayade Dr J T Sankpal Dr V K Ambore
Hon Asst Prof Dr V P Tilwani
Asst Prof Dr Priya Ahire Dr Rameez Kacheri
Post MS SR Dr Nihar Chandak Dr Ali Anwar
JR3 Dr Vinay Prasad Dr Sudeept Kanungo Dr Ruchira Bhattacharya
JR2 Dr Gautami Joshi Dr Shivpal Rathod Dr Rahul Mishra
JR2 Dr Ashish Singh Dr Asmita Sen Dr Shrinivas Ram
JR1 Dr Yugal Patharbe Dr Amulya Ramakrishna Dr Akshat Mishra
JR1 Dr Shreeram Sawant Dr Shalmali Dharmadhikari Dr Hemant Javale
OPD & emergency days Monday & Thursday Tuesday & Friday Wednesday & Saturday
OT days Wednesday & Saturday Monday & Thursday Tuesday & Friday
OPD location 17 (8am-2pm) 17 (8am-2pm) 17 (8am-2pm)
Wards Male 5
Female 8
Paediatric 14
Male 3
Female 8
Paediatric 14
Male 3
Female 8
Paediatric 14
Facilities provided:-

All types of elective and emergency General Surgeries
Bariatric surgery
Laparoscopic and minimal access surgeries- includes all basic and advanced procedures
Hepatopancreatobiliary(HPB) and Gastrointestinal(GI) surgeries
Oncosurgery (Cancer surgeries- GI, HPB, breast, thyroid, soft tissue, extremities)
Upper and lower GI diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures
Ulcers and wounds management
Trauma Surgery
Diabetic foot management
Arterial and venous disorders of Extremities including Laser ablation of varicose veins
Perianal surgeries- including fissure, fistula, haemorrhoids (Conventional and stapler)
Played an important role in 26/11 terror attack
Facilities Available:-
Modular OT table
Advanced energy sources- Thunderbeat, Hormonic scalpel
High definition laparoscopic imaging system
Recording system
High definition gastroscope and colonoscope

Teaching programmes:-
  • For Postgraduates-

Seminar presentation on Tuesdays
Case presentation on Thursdays
Thesis review & journal club
Hands on training on endotrainers
Hands on training of Gastrointestinal Anastomotic staplers
Hands on training of Laparoscopic and minimal access surgery

  • For Undergraduates- Lectures, clinics, Tutorials

CMEs & Conferences:-

FOOTCON 2017- International conference on Diabetic foot and lower limb diseases

Faculty:-

Dr M B Tayade
MBBS, MS (General Surgery), FICS, FMAS, FAIS, FIAGES, FBMS
Superintendent, Professor and Head of Unit 1
Ex – Dean at Grant Govt Medical College and Sir J J Group Of Hospitals, Mumbai
Ex- Head of the department, Dept of General Surgery, Grant Govt Medical College
and Sir J J Group Of Hospitals, Mumbai

Achievements-
  • Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • Fellow of International College of Surgeons
  • Fellow of Association of Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
  • Ex Chairman of MUHS Board of Studies for last 10 years
  • Member of staff selection committee under LIC, MUHS
  • Member of PHD board studies at MUHS, Nashik
  • Faculty member of board of studies MUHS
  • University approved Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher
  • Post-graduate course (MS General Surgery) guide- 3 students per year
  • University approved PHD guide
  • Vice dean Post-graduate section for 5 years
  • Research articles and publications in National and International Journals
  • University approved examiner for Under-graduate and Post-graduate examinations at various universities all over India
Dr J T Sankpal

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), FACS, FMAS, FIAGES, FICS, FALS
Professor and Head of Unit 2
Ex- Superintendent at G T Hospital

Achievements-
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • Fellow of International College of Surgeons
  • Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Videos, Papers and posters presentation in National and International conferences
  • University approved Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher
  • Post-graduate course (MS General Surgery) guide- 3 students per year
  • University approved examiner for Under-graduate and Post-graduate examinations
  • Research articles and publications in National and International Journals
  • MUHS approved PhD teacher.
Dr V K Ambore

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), DNB, FMAS
Professor and Head of Unit 3

Achievements-
  • Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • University approved Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher
  • Post-graduate course (MS General Surgery) guide- 3 students per year
  • Research articles and publications in National and International Journals
  • University approved examiner for Under-graduate and Post-graduate examinations
Dr V P Tilwani

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), FMAS, FIAGES, LLB, PGDMLS
Assistant Professor (RCB) in Unit 2

Achievements-
  • Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • University approved Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher
  • Post-graduate course (MS General Surgery) guide- 1 student per year
  • Research articles and publications in National and International Journals
  • Co- Author of Book- The  Road ahead… A Handbook of Medicolegal aspects of sexual assault
  • Author of textbook on Consents in Medical Practice
  • Wrote a chapter on Medicolegal aspects  of HIV/AIDS in a book HIV and Women
  • Initiated the LAWMEDICON series of Medicolegal conferences
Dr Priya Ahire

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), FMAS, FIAGES, FALS, FAIS, FICS
Assistant Professor in Unit 1

Achievements-
  • Fellow of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
  • Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Fellow of Association of Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of International College of Surgeons
  • Research articles and publications in National and International Journals
  • In-charge of Hyperbaric oxygen therapy unit at J J Hospital for 3 years
  • University approved examiner for Under-graduate examinations
  • University approved Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher
Dr Rameez Kacheri

MBBS, MS (General Surgery)
Assistant Professor in Unit 2