Dr. Manish Baijal

Qualification - M.B.B.S, MD, DNB

Specialization - Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeon

Designation - Director - Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery

Location - New Delhi, India

Hospital(s) - Max Super Specialty Hospital Saket

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Career Profile

Dr. Manish Baijal is a leading surgeon with expertise in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery along with Minimal Access Surgery and Laparoscopic Surgery.

Backed by 23 years of rich professional experience, Dr. Manish Baijal has keen interest in procedures like scar-less neck surgery for thyroid and parathyroid diseases, surgery for hernia, weight loss and obesity and laparoscopic surgeries for Gall bladder stone, common bile duct and others.

He has attained his medical qualification and training in advance courses from renowned medical institution and went to Ohio, USA to attain specialization in Bariatric Surgery from Cleveland Clinic.

He has been involved in teaching at premier medical institutions.

He has also published books and many papers in national and international journals.

Apart from these, he has held honorary positions in various acknowledged medical societies and associations.

Education & Training

  • MBBS from Kasturba Gandhi Medical College, Manipal
  • DNB (Gen Surg) from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • MNAMS - National Board of Examination, New Delhi
  • FIAGES- Fellowship of Indian Association of Gastroinstestinal Endosurgeons
  • FALS -Fellowship in Advance Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Specialization in Bariatric Surgery - Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA


  • Associate Director - Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Max Hospital Saket since 2016 – present
  • Senior Consultant surgeon - Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Max Hospital Saket, 2009 - 2016
  • Consultant surgeon at Department of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi)
  • Registrar - Department of Minimal Access surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi 1996-1999

Clinical Focus

  • Surgery for morbid obesity and metabolic disorders (weight loss/ bariatric surgery). He has received his advanced bariatric surgery training at the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
  • Surgery for abdominal wall hernias
  • Laproscopic biliary surgeries (Gall bladder stone, common bileduct surgery etc.)
  • Scarless neck surgery for thyroid and parathyroid diseases

Awards & Achievements

  • Won the 'Excellence in Bariatric Surgery' award category by India News Health Awards, 2016
  • Conferred the designation of 'Surgeon of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery' by the Surgical Review Corporation, USA
  • Created 15 educational teaching CD-ROMs on 'Minimal Access Surgery- Basic & Advanced Procedures' which were released by Honorary Shri K R Narayanan, (former) President of India, in 2002.
  • Authored a text book on "Endohernia repair" First edition: 2004 (Byword Viva Publishers Pvt. Ltd.) and "Endohernia repair" Second edition Vol. 2, 2012 (Byword Viva Publishers Pvt Ltd).
  • Silver Book – Single Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (Using X-cone and reusable hand instruments)
  • Silver Book – Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment (VAAFT)
  • Aided in the compiling and editing the scientific content of the manual titled "Minimal Access Surgery – Guidelines & Recommendations"


  • Hernia Society of India (National Chapter of APHS)
  • Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Society of endoscopic & laparoscopic surgeons of Asia (ELSA)
  • Indian association of gastrointestinal endosurgeons (IAGES)
  • Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Indian Society of Surgical Gastroenterology (ISG)
  • Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • National Board of Examinations



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