General Surgery

The Department of Surgery at KEM Hospital, Pune was established in 1968 and has since, evolved rapidly. We have been established as a tertiary level referral centre for various complicated and difficult surgeries. Our experienced and well-trained surgeons tackle the full range of complex surgeries and utilise a wholistic approach to patient recovery. Our team works closely with other medical specialties and is well supported with ancillary departments, such as the blood bank, biochemical and pathology laboratories, radiology department, anaesthesia team and ICU.

The Department of Surgery has established post graduate teaching programmes. KEM Hospital is affiliated with The National Board of Examinations, which awards the DNB degree and The College of Physicians and Surgeons, which runs the FCPS course. Our department boasts of training many successful and talented surgeons who are now well established in different parts of the country as well as abroad.

Our armamentarium is equipped with state-of-the-art operation theatres and advanced surgical gadgets, including:

  • Laparoscopic video trolley with immunofluorescence facility
  • Energy devices
    • Harmonic scalpel
    • LigaSure
  • CUSA for liver surgery
  • Laser for management of Anorectal and venous disorders
  • Latest diathermy machines
  • Intraoperative image modalities


Our special features include:

  • Laser procedures for perianal conditions and varicose veins
  • Stapler surgeries for piles and chronic constipation
  • Basic and advanced laparoscopic surgeries which ensure smooth recovery and early return to work
  • Tertiary referral centre for complicated surgeries needing multi-disciplinary approach
  • Thoracoscopic surgery virtually addressing every thoracic procedure
  • 24/7 backup provided by dedicated residents

Services include :

Emergency surgery for peritonitis

Trauma surgery

Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery- routine and advanced

Laparoscopic surgery - basic and advanced

Hernia surgery with abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR)

Breast and endocrine surgery

Thoracic surgery - minimally invasive and open


Varicose vein surgery

Treatment for anorectal conditions, such as piles, fistula and fissure

Head and neck surgery with reconstruction

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