Department of Surgery

About the Department

Dept. data last updated on :03/06/2022


The department of Surgery was established in 1964. The Founding Chairman of the Department was Late Prof. S. Ammar Hasan. In 1971, MCI gave permission to start the Programme of M.S. in General Surgery and the first batch of PG students was examined in 1973. In 1981, the allied specialities (ENT, Anaesthesiology, Orthopedics) were separated from the Department. In 1989 MCh course in Plastic Surgery was started which further separated from Surgery department to form department of Plastic & reconstructive Surgery in 2005. In 2012, three Super specialty departments- Neurosurgery, Pediatric Surgery, Cardio-thoracic and Vascular Surgery were established. Endoscopy Suite was established in 2005. Acquisition of advance laparoscopic equipment's were done for minimal access surgery. The department has organized many conferences, CME's, and workshops like UPASICON (2005, 2014, 2021), mid term IHPBA (2019), Surgery Update (2018, 2019, 2021), bariatric surgery workshop (2018), extension lectures and others.


The department of surgery has 14 faculty to carry out all the academic activities. Major thrust of the department is on teaching and learning of the undergraduate and postgraduates as per the National Medical Commission. Focus is on training and sensitization for the innovation and surgical research. 

The emphasis is on imparting extensive theoretical and practical training to the junior residents not only through the faculty of the department but also by inviting eminent surgeons and clinicians.

We are doing advance surgical procedures in GI surgery, Minimal Access Surgery, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopic Procedures, Breast and Endocrine surgery, Urology and Oncology. 

Our Vision 

To provide the standard level of teaching & learning for undergraduates (MBBS) & Postgraduates (MS) as per NMC guideline.

To provide innovation in surgical practice & translational research for better patient management.

To provide the highest level of patient care, specially to downtrodden of the society.

Our Mission 

To enhance the infrastructure & functional status of the department of surgery in next five years at par to other pioneer institutions of the country.

In next five years by 2025, we want to develop super-specialities like Urology, Oncology, Surgical Gastroenterology & Minimal Access Surgery.

The training of the postgraduates and undergraduates has to be structured as per the current guidelines of the National Medical Commission.

To acquire the latest technology and training in surgical practice for better patient care. Areas to be developed are advanced 3D/4K Laparoscopic equipment's & procedures, endoscopic equipment like EUS, capsule endoscopy, LASER, development of Bariatric Surgery and Robotic Surgery.


                                                                             Year             2015             2016               2017             2018                2019

Total attendance in the OPD:                                              44708            47945          47493             51856             59056

Total admissions in surgery ward (IPD):                           3360              5369             2608               3076                3495

Total number operations done:                                          2955               2756            2800               2856                 3364

Total number of Laparoscopic surgeries done:               740                512               669                  293                   748

Total number of Endoscopy done:                                    1439               1336             1466                1423                1332

Total number of ERCP done:                                              


The curriculum for undergraduate and postgraduate teachings & learning are followed as per National Medical Commission and adopted by our department. 

There is a set schedule of M.S. General Surgery teaching like morning seminar, ward round discussion, supervised hands on training of operative procedures, training of surgical skills in skills lab & small group discussions.

Daily Schedule of Department

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM - Postgraduate teaching - Morning Seminar / Clinical Case Presentation / Journal Presentation / Weekly Morbidity, Mortality discussion 

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - OPD / OT / UG Ward Teaching / Ward Rounds / PG Training / UG Lectures

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - UG Demonstration Classes / PG research Work / Department Work

Office Hours - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Friday 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

 Special Clinics

The following Special OPDs are conducted by the department:

1) Tuesday - Infertility Clinic - Consultant Incharge, Prof. Mohd. Aslam

2) Wednesday - Thyroid /Breast Clinic - Consultant Incharge, Prof. A.Z. Rab

3) Thursday - Colo-rectal Surgery Clinic - Consultant Incharge, Prof. Afzal Anees

4) Friday - Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery Clinic - - Consultant Incharge, Prof. M.H. Raza/ Dr. Mohd. Sadik Akhtar

5) Tuesday/ Friday- Urology Clinic - Consultant Incharge - Dr. Manzoor Ahmad

 High Dependency Unit (HDU) is functioning in the surgical ward.

The surgery operation rooms (OT 1, 2, 3 & 4) have been upgraded for open, laparoscopic & urological surgeries.

Postgraduate Students Selected in Higher Courses (Recent Batches)

Dr. Mohd. Moeen                                     M.S Batch 2013           Neurosurgery

Dr. Mohammad Arshad                          M.S Batch 2013           Urology, Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai

Dr. Fahad Masood                                  M.S Batch 2013            Neurosurgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Dr. Yashveer singh                                 M.S Batch 2013            Neurosurgery, SGPGI, lucknow

Dr. Md. Zaid Imbisat                              M.S Batch 2013            Urology, AIIMS Patna

Dr. Vibhor pateriya                                 M.S Batch 2013            Neurosurgery, GMC, Bharatpur

Dr. S. A. M. Ziauddin                             M.S. Batch 2014           Urology, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Dr. S. Shamayal Rabbani                     M.S. Batch 2014           CTVS, AIIMS, New Delhi

Dr. Meraj Ahmad                                   M.S. Batch 2014           G.I Surgery, G. B Pant Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. Nitin P. Kulshrestha                        M.S. Batch 2014           Neurosurgery, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad

Dr. Surbhi Gupta                                   M.S Batch 2015            , G.I. Surgery

Dr. Amir Khan                                       M.S Batch 2015             Neurosurgery, AIIMS Bubhaneshwar

Dr. Mujahid Ali                                      M.S Batch 2015             Urology, JIPMER, Puducherry

Dr. Md. Fahim Ahmad                         M.S Batch 2015             Paediatric Surgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Dr. Mohammad Riyaz                         M.S Batch 2015            , G.I. Surgery, Stanley Medical College, Tamil Nadu

Dr. Saad Anwar                                    M.S Batch 2015             G.I. Surgery, AIIMS, Patna

Dr. Md Shahnawaz Hussain              M.S Batch 2016               Paediatric Surgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Dr. Mohd. Shahnawaz Alam              M.S Batch 2016              Neurosurgery, AIIMS, Patna

Dr. Vasu Gautam                                 M.S Batch 2016              Paediatric Surgery, RML Hospital, New Delhi

Dr. Maneesh Kumar Bhardwaj          M.S Batch 2016              Neurosurgery, CMC, Ludhiana

Dr. Amit Aggarwal                              M.S Batch 2016              Urology, AIIMS, Jodhpur

Dr. Suarj Kant Mani                            M.S Batch 2016               Neurosurgery, AIIMS, Patna

Dr. Manisha Singh                             M.S. Batch 2017             Plastic Surgery, IPGME & R and SSKM Hospital, Kolkata


Feedback is taken often from UG, PG students and Patients regarding the quality of teaching and hospital services and appropriate actions are taken from time to time for betterment.