Dr Ganesh Gorthi

Department: Surgical Gastroenterology

Designation: HOD - Robotic Surgery & Senior Consultant - Surgical Gastroenterology

Qualification: FACS (US), FBS (UK), FALS in Robotic Surgery, (FRCS UK), MRCS (UK), MS (General Surgery)

Experience: 21 YEARS

Languages known: English, Hindi, Telugu

Book an appointment

Dr Ganesh Gorthi is the head of department at Continental Hospitals for gastrointestinal robotic surgery, robotic & laparoscopic bariatric surgery, and gastrointestinal surgeries. With over two and half decades of surgical experience in India, UK, and the US, he is one of the best gastrointestinal surgeons in Hyderabad.

In addition to his experience & expertise in bariatric and gastrointestinal surgeries, he has also experience in vascular surgery and breast surgery.

An alumnus of the Guntur Medical College, he completed his MS in General Surgery before moving to the UK for higher studies. He is a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, UK and secured a fellowship in bariatric surgery. He also holds a fellowship in minimal access surgery & fellowship in robotic surgery in India, in addition to his fellowship of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr Ganesh’s areas of expertise include all types of robotic gastrointestinal procedures, bariatric surgeries, gastrointestinal procedures and others. An avid learner, he is a regular at various national & international workshops and seminars.

Academic Qualification

  • 2021: Fellowship in Robotic Surgery at Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, New Delhi
  • 2019: FACS at the American College of Surgeons, USA
  • 2014: FMAS at Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India, Varnasi
  • 2012: Honorary Fellowship in Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery, NHS, UK
  • 2009: FRCS(part 1) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK
  • 2004: MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK
  • 2001: MS in General Surgery at Guntur Medical College, India
  • 1995: MBBS at Guntur Medical College, India

Non-Medical Courses

  • 2009: Diploma in Management of Business at Open College Birmingham, UK


  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Sleeve plus
  • Mini gastric bypass
  • RY gastric bypass
  • All surgeries of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Pancreatic procedures
  • Procedures of stomach, small bowel, large bowel, spleen, liver, and abdominal lumps


  • Clinical robotic surgeons’ association international
  • Clinical robotic surgeons’ association India
  • Association of robotic & innovative surgeons India
  • British obesity & metabolic surgery society
  • Indian association of gastroenterological surgeons
  • American college of surgeons
  • Association of minimal access surgeons of India (AMASI)
  • Abdominal wall reconstruction surgeons community (AWRSC)

Back to Our Doctors