Hernia Initiatives

Dr. Pradeep Chowbey reached out for unachieved standards of both open and Endoscopic hernia treatment. He understood the need of various initiatives in this surgical segment and subsequently worked towards it. Some of his major medical initiatives in the field of surgical treatment of Hernia in India are as follows.

  • Dr. Chowbey with the core-group of experts from all over the country, formulated guidelines and recommendations for Minimal Access Surgery, Endoscopic hernia surgery and obesity in India.
  • Formulated Consensus Guidelines for Endohernia Surgery (monograph that outlines the best available practice guidelines in Endohernia groin surgery.
  • Dr. Chowbey edited / authored a text book “Endoscopic Repair of Abdominal Wall Hernias” that crystallizes the enormous experience of a team of minimal access surgeons who are leaders in the field of Laparoscopic hernia repair.