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S.L Raheja Hospital is located in the suburb of Mahim in Mumbai It is associated with Fortis Hospitals and has established a high standard of healthcare services and medical facilities since its inception. We are one of the best multispecialty hospitals in Mumbai

Contact Info

S.L. Raheja Hospital (A Fortis Associate) Raheja Rugnalaya Marg, Mahim (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016, India.

Emergency No- 022-66529888

info@rahejahospital.com

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Dr. P. Jagannath

Sr. Consultant Surgical Oncologist

Introduction

Dr. P Jagannath is a distinguished Consultant in the Surgical Oncology department at S. L. Raheja Hospital - A Fortis Associate, Mumbai, with over 30 years of invaluable experience in the field. After completing his medical education at Kurnool Medical College and obtaining an MS in General Surgery from the University of Madras, Dr. Jagannath underwent extensive training and specialization in Surgical Oncology. He is recognized as a pioneer in Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery in India and has contributed significantly to the advancement of gastrointestinal surgical techniques, including the introduction of sphincter conservation and staplers. Prior to joining S. L. Raheja Hospital, Dr. Jagannath held prestigious positions at renowned institutions such as Tata Memorial Hospital, where he served as a Surgeon and later as the Professor of Surgical Oncology & Chief of the Gastrointestinal Service. He also served as a consultant at Jaslok Hospital and subsequently as the Chairman of Surgical Oncology at Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre. Dr. Jagannath's illustrious career is marked by a strong commitment to advancing surgical oncology and providing exceptional patient care. In addition to his clinical expertise, Dr. P Jagannath is a prolific researcher and author. He has published significant works on the association between gall bladder diseases and water pollution in high-risk regions for gallbladder cancer. Dr. Jagannath's contributions extend beyond the operating room, as he is actively involved in community service and public awareness initiatives. He founded the website ""www.indiacancer.org"" to promote cancer awareness and established the charitable trust 'Crusade against Cancer Foundation,' which supports cancer patients, particularly children, by providing financial assistance. Dr. Jagannath's leadership roles in international associations like the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association (IHPBA) reflect his global impact on the field of surgical oncology and his dedication to improving cancer care on a global scale. Patients benefit immensely from Dr. Jagannath's expertise, compassion, and unwavering commitment to fighting cancer at S. L. Raheja Hospital.

Experience


30 + years

Educational Qualifications

MBBS, MS, FICS, FIMSA, FACS, FAMS, FRCS (England)

Speciality Interest

  • Sphincter conserving rectal surgery using STAPLERS¬†
  • Resection and approach to hilar biliary tumors
  • Hepatic resections
  • Pancreatic resections
  • Angio-access for parenteral nutrition and chemotherapy¬†
  • Quality of life assessment after rectal surgery¬†
  • Epidemiological studies in Ca GB
  • Case control studies in Ca GB - heavy metals and pesticides

OPD Timing

By Appointment

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