• Brief Profile

    Dr. Mahendran Govindasamy MBBS., MS., DNB (G.I Surgery)., MRCS (Edin) is a surgical gastroenterologist. At present he is a consultant gastrointestinal surgeon in Salem, Tamil Nadu specializing in laparoscopic liver, pancreas and weight loss surgeries. 


    Dr. Mahendran has done his MBBS under graduation and MS General Surgery post graduation from the prestigious Madras Medical College and Kilpauk medical college respectively. He has received Tamil Nadu Medical University Gold medal from the Governor of Tamil Nadu in vascular surgery and Urology. Having cleared his MRCS exams, he is a member of the royal college of surgeons, Edinburgh since 2006 and also ECFMG American board certified in 2010. He is a Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in Gastrointestinal Surgery from the renowned Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in 2012 with experience in complex gastrointestinal and liver surgeries. He has further work experience from Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon in GI oncology and Bariatric surgery. He has also done his Endohernia fellowship from MAMBS institute, Max Hospital, New Delhi in 2013. He has been abroad to the Cleveland clinic, USA as a visiting scholar in Bariatric surgery. He also holds a Minimally Invasive HPB fellowship from the L’Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris under the guidance of Prof.Brice Gayet.


    Dr. Mahendran received the ICMR young scientist travel award from the government of India and attended the international liver transplant society congress in Valencia, Spain in 2012. He has numerous publications and both national and international presentations in Gastrointestinal, liver, pancreas surgeries and liver transplantation.


    His areas of interests are diseases of liver and pancreas and advanced laparoscopic procedures with special interest in weight loss surgery.



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    Tamil Nadu - 606001