Name: Sandeep Aggarwal

Country: India


Department of Surgical Disciplines,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

Phone no: 91-11-26594905; +91 9810235580

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Room No 5034, Teaching Block,
Department of Surgical Disciplines,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
New Delhi 110029.

Research Interests:

  • Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery - Established and Developed the specialty of Bariatric Surgery at AIIMS. 
  • Advanced Laparoscopy including colorectal and solid organ surgery
  • Renal Transplantation 

​Current Research Interests:

  • Various Aspects of Sleeve Gastrectomy including its impact on Type 2 
  • DM, OSAS, GERD and nutritional surveillance 
  • Mechanisms of Type 2 diabetes remission following Bariatric and 
  • Metabolic Surgery 


Awards and Fellowships:

  • National Scholarship of Delhi Administration in 1985
  • Poster of Distinction Prize at the Annual Meeting of Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), Denver
  • Awarded Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship by Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
  • Fellowship of American College of Surgeons (FACS)
  • Fellowship of International College of Laparoscopic Surgeons
  • Fellowship of International Union Against Cancer (UICC)
  • External Examiner for Final fellowship Examination of Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons

Membership of Professional Bodies:

  • Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society Of India (OSSI)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (IAGES)
  • Society of American Gastro-intestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons  (SAGES)
  • European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)
  • Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Society of Asia (ELSA)
  • Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT)
  • Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Hernia Society of India