As a Surgeon who has shown keen interest in GastroIntestinal Problems, Dr Deepak Subramanian brings forth his strong credentials and experience gained over various training centers in the world both as a Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon. Dr Deepak's success secret as he describes is his safe approach towards treating the patients. De Deepak runs a dedicated Obesity and Metabolic Surgery programme in Chennai at Fortis Malar where the department’s performance is comparable to results of the best centers around the world. He carries with him an extremely safe approach towards Bariatric Surgery where patients are optimized prior to the surgery which helps in extremely fast recovery and return to normal activities within a few days. Dr Subramanian also has special interests in Advanced GI Laparoscopic Procedures with special interest in Hernias, Colo-Rectal, and Upper GI surgeries. Dr Deepak Subramanian is a member of various National and International Surgical Organizations. A very strong academician, who always has shown interest in teaching his juniors and conducts various Programs for the medical fraternity and for the general public. Surgeon with excellent experience (over 6 years) in Laparoscopic, General, G.I., and Bariatric surgery. Performed more than 2000 Basic and Advanced laparoscopic surgeries, and around 3000 Upper GI Endoscopies.
Fortis Malar Hospital Chennai, Cloudnine Hospital
2010 - 2015 Gastroenterologist at Fortis Malar Hospital, 2011 - Present Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgeon at Fortis Malar Hospital, 2009 - Present Consultant at Fortis Malar Hospital
Member of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSED), Member of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India (AMASI), Member of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo-Surgeons (IAGES), Member of Tamilnadu Medical Council Member of Medical Council of India (MCI) Member of International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
MBA Healthcare Management from Frankfurt,Germany - 2015, Patient Appreciation Award at Fortis Healthcare - 2011, American College Of Surgeons - 2015
MS - General Surgery - Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, 2007, MRCS (UK) - Royal College Of Surgeon Of Edinburgh, Uk, 2010, Diploma in Laparoscopy - European Institute of TeleSurgery, 2007
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Bariatric surgery is a surgical procedure performed to cause weight loss by restricting the amount of food the stomach can accommodate. It is carried out with an aim to cause malabsorption of nutrients and gastric restriction. A bariatric doctor is a physician who performs bariatric procedures and helps his or her patients to cope with obesity.
Bariatric surgeons treat patients whose body mass index is 30 or higher. Bariatric doctors often treat obese patients with diet, nutrition, behavioral therapy, exercise, appropriate medications, surgery or any combination of these methods.
Bariatric surgery is performed to treat obesity, but it can also treat several other diseases such as: