Dr. Wasim M Dar

Chief General & Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon, Member of Royal College(Eng/ Glasg),
Member of the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine,
Diploma in Hernia and Bariatric Surgery,
Hon. Joint Secretary Surgical Society Bangalore
MBBS, MS (Gen Surg), MRCS (Eng) ,MRCS( Glasg), MFPM RCPS(Glasg), FMAS, FAIS, Dip. Hernia Essentials(APHS), DMAS(Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery)

Dr. Wasim M Dar is highly skilled and accomplished General & Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon practising at Manipal Hospital in Jayanagar, Bangalore. With extensive qualifications and expertise in various surgical procedures, Dr. Wasim is dedicated to providing excellent patient care and ensuring positive surgical outcomes.

Dr. Dar's educational background is impressive, reflecting his commitment to academic excellence. He completed his M.B.B.S. degree from K.B.I.N.S. in 2006, followed by a Master of Surgery (M.S.) in General Surgery. He enhanced his surgical skills by obtaining the Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.) Membership from England and Glasgow. Dr. Dar also holds several other qualifications, including F.A.I.S. (Fellow of the Association of Surgeons of India), F.M.A.S. (Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery), D.M.A.S. (Diploma in Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery), and a Diploma in Hernia Essentials from A.P.H.S. (Asia Pacific Hernia Society).

Dr. Dar specialises in various fields of surgery, with expertise in open and laparoscopic hernia repairs. He is skilled in performing endocrine surgeries, gall bladder surgeries, colorectal surgeries, minimal access surgery, basic and advanced laparoscopic procedures, bariatric surgery, laser proctology, venous disease treatment (including laser varicose veins), and diabetic foot management. His extensive knowledge and proficiency enable him to provide comprehensive care to patients with diverse surgical needs.

Beyond his clinical work, Dr. Wasim M Dar has significantly contributed to the medical field through his research and publications. He has authored various papers on General Surgery published in national and international journals, showcasing his commitment to advancing medical knowledge and sharing his expertise with the wider surgical community. Additionally, he has delivered talks and presentations on topics such as evolving techniques in laparoscopic ventral hernia mesh repair and the prevalence of venous thromboembolism in COVID-19 infection. For the same reason, he is considered as a top general surgeon in Bangalore.

Dr. Dar's achievements extend to his involvement in notable publications. He has contributed a chapter on hernia surgery titled "Hybrid: Evolving Techniques in Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Mesh Repair" in a textbook published by IntechOpen. Another chapter he authored, "Varicose Veins: E.V.L.T. with Foam Sclerotherapy," is featured in the book "New Frontiers in Medicine and Medical Research Vol. 3." As a surgeon, Dr. Dar provides various services to his patients, including minimal keyhole surgery, gastritis treatment, laparoscopic surgery, liver disease treatment, intestine surgery, hepato-biliary-pancreatic procedures, chronic liver disease management, and hernia repair surgeries. His expertise extends to specialised procedures such as appendectomy, cholecystectomy (both open and laparoscopic), fistulectomy, fistulectomy/sphincterotomy, and hemorrhoidectomy.

Dr. Dar is fluent in multiple languages, including Kannada, English, and Hindi, which allows him to effectively communicate with patients from various backgrounds and ensure personalised care. With his dedication, expertise, and commitment to advancing surgical practices, Dr. Wasim M Dar is a highly respected and sought-after General Surgeon in Bangalore. His patients benefit from his extensive knowledge, skilful surgical techniques, and compassionate approach, making him a trusted name in surgery.

Area of Expertise:

Some of the surgeries performed by Dr. Wasim M Dar are

  • Thyroid and breast surgeries,

  • laparoscopic surgeries like cholecystectomy, appendectomy, hernia repairs, intestinal surgeries

  • Bariatric surgeries,

  • Laser varicose veins surgeries,

  • Diabetic foot treatment, and

  • Laser and stapler proctology procedures.

  • MBBS - KBNIMS, Gulbarga,

  • MS (General Surgery) - Manipal Hospital, Bangalore,

  • MRCS (England)

  • MRCS (Glasgow)

  • FMAS

  • FAIS

  • Diploma Hernia Essentials (APHS)

  • Associate Fellow Member – American College of Surgeons

  • DMAS (Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery)

Work Experience:

    • Dec 2021 till date - Manipal Hospital, Jayanagar, Bangalore - Consultant General Surgery

    • Oct 2014 till date - Lakeside Medical Centre, Bangalore - Consultant General and Minimal Access Surgery

    • Oct 2014 till date - Sri Krishnasevashrama Charitable Hospital, Bangalore - Consultant, General and Vascular Surgery

    • Jan 2015 till date – Santosh Hospital, Bangalore - Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgery

    • Jan 2015 till date - - Axon Speciality Hospital - Consultant, Dept. of General and Vascular Surgery

    • Jan 2018 – Oct 2019 - Vasavi Hospital, Bangalore - Consultant, General and Vascular Surgery

    • Jan 2015 - 2017 – Beams Hospital, Bangalore - Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgery

    • Apr 2012 – Oct 2014 – Manipal Hospital, Bangalore - Surgical Registrar

    • Apr 2009 – Apr 2012 – Manipal Hospital, Bangalore - Surgical Resident

    • May 2008 – Mar 2009 – Columbia Asia Hospital, Bangalore - Medical Officer

    • Jan 2008 – May 2008 – Mallya Hospital, Bangalore - Casualty Medical Officer

    • Sep 2007 – Dec 2007 – Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital, Bangalore - Resident

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