The Director & HOD at the department of Laparoscopic, Bariatric and Gastro Intestinal Surgery at Fortis Hospital in Gurgaon, Dr. A K Kriplani has over 33 years of experience in his field. Dr. A K Kriplani is a pioneer in laparoscopic adrenalectomy and laparoscopic splenectomy. He was the first doctor who performed laparoscopic Whipple pancreatic-duodenectomy in North India. Dr. A K Kriplani 38 scientific publications to his name and has delivered more than 395 guest lectures and keynote addresses across the globe. With more than 37 years of experience, Dr. Kriplani has become a well-known doctor for Minimal Access Surgery and Bariatric Surgery. He has been honored with 6 awards for his work in Minimal Access Surgery and Bariatric Surgery. He is a trustee of the Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons.