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Dr Shailesh P Puntambekar

Surgical Oncologist

23 Years Exp. Pune

Gynecological Cancer

Galaxy CARE Hospital, Pune

23 years of experience



About Dr Shailesh P Puntambekar:

Dr Shailesh Puntambekar is a cancer surgeon specialised in laparoscopic cancer surgery. He is heading ТGalaxy Care Laparoscopy Institute', centre for advanced laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery in Pune. Considered as an expert in Laparoscopic Pelvic surgery and Gynecological cancer surgery, he has developed laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for cancer cervix known world over as the ТPune TechniqueУ. Since last few years his lectures on Pelvic Anatomy have been widely acknowledged for the newer concepts in Pelvic Anatomy. He is a faculty at the AAGL (American Association of Gynaecological Laparoscopy) and member of the AAGL Oncology Committee. He has won the prestigious ТGolden Telescope AwardУ for the best video at AAGL four times( In the yrs 2005 ,2009 & 2012) and is the only Indian surgeon to do so. He has also received Kurt Semm Award for best video at AAGL 2015. He is the first robotic Oncosurgeon of India and has performed more than 400 robotic surgeries. Dr Shailesh Puntambekar has always believed in sharing the knowledge with others and thus, has many publications on his robotic experience. He has also developed laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for cancer cervix which is known world over as the ТPune TechniqueУ


MBBS С Seth GS Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai (1999) FCPS С Fellow of College of Physicians and Surgeons, Mumbai (2003) MS (Gen Surg) С Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai (2004) DNB С National Board of Examinations, New Delhi (2004) Residency (General Surgery) С Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College & General Hospital & Bhaba Municipal Hospital, Mumbai (Feb 2001 Р Jan 2004 & Feb Р Jul 2004)


Junior Resident (General Surgery), Sassoon Hospital, Pune (1986-1987) Senior Resident (General Surgery), Sassoon Hospital, Pune (1987-1988) Chief Resident (General Surgery), Sassoon Hospital, Pune (1988-1989) Junior Registrar (Oncosurgery), Tata Hospital, Mumbai (1989-1990) Senior Registrar (Oncosurgery), Tata Hospital, Mumbai (1991-1993) Consultant (Oncosurgery), KEM Hospital, Pune (1993 Р 2005)


American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

Areas of interest:

Gynecological Cancer, Cervical Cancer.

Research publications:

Over 20 articles published and others in process, written several book chapters Books Written: Atlas of Gynaecologic Oncology. Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, 2006 Atlas of Minimal Access Surgery in Oesophageal Cancer. Springer Publishing House, UK


Gynecological Cancer, Cervical Cancer.