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Chief General Surgeon
General & Laparoscopic Surgery
25 years of experience
Al Khoud (Oman)


Dr Gururaj K Kulkarni is a highly-respected surgeon of great repute. He has had extensive training and has acquired an impressive number of qualifications along the way too. He is capable of handling all types of emergencies, accidents & polytrauma cases. His area of interest lies in gastric surgeries and he has expertise in an extensive list of GI-related surgeries. He performs both open and laparoscopic surgeries with equal flair and is the best doctor for all types of gastric complications. Upper GI endoscopies, colonoscopies, and endoscopic biopsies are also part of his daily routine.

Excellence & Experience

Area of excellence
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic adhesiolysis
  • Laparoscopic appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic intestinal obstruction release
  • Laparoscopic sterilisation
  • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy
  • Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic varicocele clipping
  • Laparoscopic CBD exploration
  • Total Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic management of undescended testis
  • Laparoscopic rectopexy
  • Minor excision of lumps and swellings
  • Abscess drainage
  • Haemorrhoidectomy
  • Fistulectomy
  • Fistulectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Varicose vein stripping
  • Lumbar sympathectomy CBD exploration
  • All intestinal resections and anastomoses
  • Colostomy
  • Hernia repair – inguinal,femoral,incisional
  • Vagotomy
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Gastrectomy
Level of Experience
  • Assistant Professor - Department of General Surgery in SDM College of Medical Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad, India for one year - 2006 to 2007
  • Worked in a Muthoot Medical Centre super-speciality hospital in Kerala, India and got training in laparoscopic surgery - Aug 2005 to Aug 2006
  • Worked in Super Speciality Departments like Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, NeuroSurgery, Urology, and Cardiothoracic Surgery - 2003 to 2004
  • Fellowship course - Dept of surgical gastroenterology - Andhra Hospital Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Training in Neurosurgery at NIMHANS (National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences) Bangalore, India
  • Training in Surgical Oncology at KMIO (Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology) Bangalore, India - 2004
  • Worked in "Belgaum Critical Care Centre” Belgaum, India, for one year and had experience in emergency medical case management - 1999 to 2000

Awards & Academics

List of awards
Academics Details
  • FMAS (fellowship in minimal access surgery) - AMAS India
  • Fellowship in surgical gastroenterology (Fellow SGE) Vijayawada AP. India
  • DNB (General Surgery) Diplomate of National Board New Delhi India
  • MS (General Surgery) - Government Medical College and research institute, Mysore University: RGUHS, Bangalore, Indi
  • MBBS - Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, University: Karnataka University, Dharwad, India

Out Patient Timings

The outpatient timings at Badr Al Samaa Hospitals have been planned in such a way that your choice of doctor is available whenever you are free.

Sunday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Tuesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Thursday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Saturday 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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