Description: Healthcare and Leadership
Profile: Dr. Pradeep Chowbey belongs to the cadre of the pioneer laparoscopic surgeons in India. One of the first to perform Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in North India, he has graphed his career with singular determination to develop, evaluate and propagate Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery in India. He established the Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery Centre, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in 1996, which was the first of its kind in the Asian subcontinent. His Institute at Max Healthcare is the First Centre to receive the Center of excellence accreditations in India for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Hernia surgery by Surgical review Corporation, USA (2010).
Dr. Chowbey has successfully initiated and nurtured various social initiatives with an aim to induce awareness among people about general health and medical problems. He also likes to stroke colours on the canvas and his passion for art reflects now and then through his various initiatives in the field of painting and art. The expert has been awarded the Padma Shri, Dr. K C Mahajan Award for Best Academician, Bharat Jyoti Award, Rashtriya Rattan Award & Gold Medal for Medical Excellence to name a few. He is also in the Limca Book of Records.