Dr. Rajesh Khullar


Dr. Rajesh Khullar

City: New Delhi

Experience: 35+ Years of Experience

Speciality: Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeon


About Doctor

Dr. Rajesh Khullar has been an effective expert of bariatric medical procedure for north of 35 years, making him an exceptionally gifted specialist.

In India, he is viewed as one of the most experienced laparoscopic specialists working today.

His areas of clinical specialty incorporate the treatment of hepatobiliary medical procedure, upper gastrointestinal medical procedure, bariatric medical procedure for weight reduction and corpulence, extraperitoneal fix of inguinal hernia, and thoracoscopy-helped surgeries for harmless states of the chest.

He is answerable for endlessly arranging Live Studios and Gatherings to show and prepare understudies on Laparoscopic Medical procedure in India and different nations. He has major areas of strength for an in educating and preparing, and he bears this obligation.

Furthermore, he has been approached to talk at public and worldwide gatherings on the subjects of bariatric medical procedure, metabolic medical procedure, and hernia medical procedure as a gifted visitor instructor.

He presently fills in as the administrator for the Certify Personnel of the Public Leading group of Assessment for Post Doctoral Cooperation in Negligible Access A medical procedure.

Furthermore, he is an individual from the school personnel at both the Ethicon Organization of Careful Training in New Delhi as well as the CEMAST in Mumbai.

Due to his numerous long stretches of die hard loyalty as a clinical expert, he was granted Life Participation in various renowned associations, including the Worldwide League for the Medical procedure of Corpulence and Metabolic Problems (IFSO), the General public of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Specialists of India (ELSA), the Relationship of Specialists India (ASI), the Indian Clinical Affiliation (IMA), and the Indian Culture for Careful Gastroenterology (ISG).

Medical Qualification

  • MBBS, From AFMC, Poona University, 1980
  • M.S. From  PGI, Chandigarh, 1984
  • House Job (Surgery), PGI, Chandigarh



  • Max Super Speciality Hospital 
  • Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
  • At Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, he co-founded the Department of Minimal Access (Laparoscopic) Surgery in 1996 with Dr. Pradeep Chowbey and served as its Senior Consultant and Vice Chairman until November 2009.
  • Associates consultant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, with Dr. KC Mahajan, 1985–1995
  • Junior Consultant at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,1985

Clinical Expertise

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery for Weight Loss and Obesity
  • Upper GI Surgery
  • Extra Peritoneal Repair of Inguinal Hernia
  • Thoracoscopic Surgical Procedures for Benign Condition of Thorax
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Banding Surgery
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroplasty
  • laparoscopic biliopancreatic diversion
  • Anti Aging and Weight Loss Stem Cells Therapy
  • Maestro rechargeable system
  • Bariatric Surgery for Weight Loss

Career Highlights

n the area of laparoscopic surgery in India, Dr. Rajesh Khullar is one of the doctors who has the longest track record of experience. Since the very beginning of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Department, he has faithfully served as a member of the department’s staff. Formerly serving as the Vice Chairman of the Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery Centre at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi, he is currently employed by Max Healthcare as the Director of the Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic, and Bariatric Surgery.

Research and Fellowships

  • Life Member at IFSO 
  • Life Member at ELSA
  • Life Member at ASI
  • Life Member at IMA
  • Life Member at ISG

Awards and Recognition

  • President, Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI).
  • Honorary Secretary, Hernia Society of India (National Chapter of APHS).
  • Joint Secretary, Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Hony. Secretary at IAGES
  • Faculty member, Ethicon Institute of Surgical education, New Delhi.
  • Jr. editor, Hernia section, Journal Of Minimal Access Surgery (JMAS)
  • Reviewer, Hernia Journal
  • Teaching faculty, CEMAST, Mumbai
  • Dr Khullar has played a lead role in organizing multiple national and international conferences on various subjects of laparoscopy in India.
  • He has been invited as expert and guest faculty for various international and national Bariatric, metabolic and Hernia conferences