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Dr Prabhu Nesargikar

Surgical Oncologist

18 Years Exp. Bangalore

Gastrointestinal Cancer

HCG Cancer Centre, Kalinga Rao Road, Bangalore

18 years of experience



About Dr Prabhu Nesargikar:

Dr Prabhu Nesargikar has an experience of more than 16 years having worked in UK and Singapore, and Fellowship in S.Korea. He is a Consultant Oesophageal and Gastric Oncosurgeon, Bariatric and Endoscopic Surgeon at HCG. A strong advocate of patient safety, Dr Prabhu has been involved in Human Factors and NOTSS training for surgeons in UK. He is one of the few select surgeons who offers both Laparoscopic and Endoscopic treatments for conditions like Reflux disease, Barrett's, Achalasia and Cancers. His other main interest is Bariatric Surgery and offers comprehensive treatment to weight loss - from endoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and intragastric balloons to laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass. He also has won prestigious awards including the ТYoung Investigator AwardУ at ESOT Congress, Belgium and awards at Japanese and Korean Cancer Congress.


MBBS - M S Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, 2002 MRCS (UK) - The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2007 Doctor of Medicine - Cardiff University, United Kingdom, 2016 MA (Medical Education) - Keele University, 2010


Consultant,HealthCare Global,Sep 2019 Р Present Assosc Consultant,National University Hospital,Aug 2018 Р Jul 2019 General and UGI Surgery Training Programme SE Scotland,Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh,Feb 2012 Р Jul 2018 MD Research Fellow- Transplant Surgery,University Hospital of Wales,Sep 2009 Р Jan 2012 Surgical Teaching Fellow,Keele University,Sep 2008 Р Sep 2009 Registrar Surgery,West Midlands Deanery,Aug 2007 Р Sep 2008 Basic Surgical Training -SHO,Taunton and Somerset NHS,May 2004 Р Aug 2007


International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus (ISDE) Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (AUGIS ) (UK) Association of Surgeons of India (ASI) International Federation for the Surgery of OBESITY AND METABOLIC DISORDERS (IFSO)

Areas of interest:

Esophageal Cancer, Primary Peritoneal Cancer, Gastro-oesophageal Tumor, Gastric Cancer.

Research publications:

Nesargikar, Prabhu & Mainwaring, Anna & Jones, Huw & Clark, Geoffrey. (2011). Workplace bases assessments: welsh core surgical trainees' perspective. International journal of surgery (London, England). 9. 576. Mainwairing, Anna & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Clark, Geoffrey. (2011). Observed workplace based assessments: Need for observation!. International journal of surgery (London, England). 9. 568. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Spiller, Owen & Chavez, R.. (2012). The complement system: History, pathways, cascade and inhibitors. European journal of microbiology & immunology. 2. 103-111. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Amadio, L & Noble, Colin & Wilson, G & Potter, Mark. (2015). PTH-003 Outcomes following endoscopic mucosal resection (emr) of colonic polyps in a tertiary centre: a three year experience. Gut. 64. A405.3-A406. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Ch‡vez, Rafael & Fraser, Donald & Spiller, Owen. (2015). Modulation of leukocytes and complement system offers protection from Renal Ischaemia-Reperfusion injury in rats.. Khalid, Usman & Pino-Chavez, Gilda & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Jenkins, Robert & Bowen, Timothy & Fraser, Donald & Ch‡vez, Rafael. (2016). Kidney ischaemia reperfusion injury in the rat: The EGTI scoring system as a valid and reliable tool for histological assessment. Journal of Histology and Histopathology. 3. 1. Drake, Thomas & Nepogodiev, Dmitri & Chapman, S. & Glasbey, James & Khatri, Chetan & Kong, Ching & Claireaux, Harry & Bath, Michael & Mohan, Midhun & Mcnamee, Lisa & Kelly, Michael & Mitchell, H. & Fitzgerald, J Edward & Harrison, Ewen & Bhangu, Aneel & Antoniou, Ioanna & Dean, R. & Davies, N. & Trecarten, S. & Ghaffar, M.. (2016). Multicentre prospective cohort study of body mass index and postoperative complications following gastrointestinal surgery. British Journal of Surgery. 103. 1157Р1172. Chean, Chung & Abbas, Zirwa & S, Abburu & MK, Abd & M, Abdelhadi & Abdikadir, Rukia & A, Abdulmajid & H, Abid & A, Abid & Abuhussein, Nadia & Abul, Mohammad & F, Acquaah & M, Acres & R, Adams & RD, Adams & AA, Adebayo & Adelaja, Ini & H, Adjei & Afzal, Zunaira. (2016). Safety of Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in Major Gastrointestinal Surgery: A Prospective, Multicenter Cohort Study. World Journal of Surgery. 41. 47-55. Nesargikar, Prabhu & COLLOBORATIVE, EUROSURG. (2018). Body Mass Index and Complications Following Major Gastrointestinal Surgery: A Prospective, International Cohort Study and Meta-Analysis. Colorectal Disease Fairfield, Cameron & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Wall, Lucy & Deans, Chris. (2018). Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours (GISTs) of the Upper GI Tract: A reflection on 10-year outcomes in a tertiary centre. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Shabbir, Asim & So, Jimmy & Kim, Gouwei. (2019). Single Incision Transgastric Resection of GISTs in Anatomically Challenging locations: A Case Series.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & X, Gleaves & So, Jimmy & Shabbir, Asim. (2019). Perioperative morbidity and mortality after gastric cancer surgery: A 10-year retrospective study.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & X, Gleaves & So, Jimmy. (2019). Perioperative Venous Thromboembolism prophylaxis in patients undergoing oesophageal- gastric cancer surgery: A Need for standardised guidelines.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & So, Jimmy & Shabbir, Asim. (2019). Can weight be used as a surrogate marker to define outcomes in POEM?. Nesargikar, Prabhu & SO, Jimmy & Shabbir, Asim. (2019). ICG fluorescence-guided lymphadenectomy in Laparoscopic Distal Gastrectomy: Will this be the new standard?. Gleaves, Xuan & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Lim, Huey & Kim, Guo & Shabbir, Asim & So, Jimmy. (2020). Su2041 POSTOPERATIVE VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM PROPHYLAXIS IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL CANCER SURGERY IN AN ASIAN POPULATION: A NEED FOR STANDARDISED GUIDELINES. Gastroenterology. 158. S-1558. Harji, Deena & Jaunoo, Shameen & Mistry, P & Nesargikar, Prabhu. (2009). Immunoprophylaxis in asplenic patients. International journal of surgery (London, England). 7. 421-3. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Kaur, Vasha & Cocker, Daniel & Lengyel, John. (2010). Consenting for pelvic nerve injury in colorectal surgery: Need to address age and gender bias. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. 92. 391-4. Nesargikar, Prabhu & RB, MCKINLEY & A, HASSELL. (2010). Workplace Based Assessments: Defining the barriers.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Ajit, M.K. & Wilmot, J. & Nichols, B.J. & Eyers, Ps & Chester, J.F.. (2010). Lumbar Chemical Sympathectomy in Peripheral Vascular Disease: Does It Still have a Role? Р A National Survey. International Journal of Surgery. 8. 525. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Mainwairing, Anna. (2011). Workplace Bases Assessments: Welsh Core Surgical trainees' perspective. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Mainwairing, Anna & Ch‡vez, Rafael. (2011). Workplace Based Assessments in Surgical training: Trainees' views on current practice. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Clark, Geoffrey & A, Hassell & RK, Mckinley. (2011). Observed Work Place Based Assessments: Comparative analysis of two studies.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & S, Velmurugan & Cheruvu, Chandra & Bhogal, Ricky. (2008). Trigger based evaluation of laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery in GORD. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Ajit, M.K. & Eyers, Ps & Nichols, Barry & Chester, John. (2009). Lumbar chemical sympathectomy in peripheral vascular disease: Does it still have a role?. International journal of surgery (London, England). 7. 145-9. M, Pant & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Cocker, Daniel & Akhtar, s. (2009). Team Assessment Behaviour (TAB) as an assessment tool: A critical evaluation. British Journal of Medical Practitioners. Nesargikar, Prabhu & GK, Bonney & Cheruvu, Chandra. (2009). Adherence to routine follow up: A crucial element to weight reduction following laparoscopic obesity surgery Nesargikar, Prabhu & GK, Bonney & Cheruvu, Chandra. (2009). In-hospital outcomes following laparoscopic versus open gastrectomies. A matched pair analysis.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Cheruvu, Chandra & Agrawal, Sanjay & Kaur, Vasha. (2009). Laparoscopic repair of perforated duodenal ulcer.. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Jaunoo, Shameen. (2009). Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES). International journal of surgery (London, England). 7. 232-6. Agrawal, Sanjay & Elhassan, Mohamed & Bagouri, E.O. & Nesargikar, Prabhu & Kaur, Vasha & Cheruvu, Chandra & Peacock, A.. (2009). THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF THE SAME-DAY DISCHARGE AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC FUNDOPLICATION: A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Grannell, Mark & Hinwood, David & Orme, Richard & Houghton, Andrew. (2009). Newton's law to the rescue: Therapeutic effects of gravity aiding the management of a migratory venous foreign body. Vascular and endovascular surgery. 43. 406-9. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Cocker, Daniel. (2009). . OSCE style medicine taster sessions as part of Widening Participation: New opportunities for supervised peer teaching. Nesargikar, Prabhu & Cocker, Daniel & A, HASELL. (2009). Surgical teaching fellows. Tomorrow's educators in surgery?.


Esophageal Cancer, Primary Peritoneal Cancer, Gastro-oesophageal Tumor, Gastric Cancer.