Dr. Anirudh Shah

Dr. Anirudh V. Shah

M.B.,L.R.C.P.(London), M.R.C.S.(England)

M.S.,F.R.C.S.(England), F.R.C.S.(Edinburgh)

Neonatal and Pediatric Surgeon
Specialist in Neonatal and Pediatric Laparoscopy

Director: Amardeep Multispeciality Children Hospital & Research Centre, Ahmedabad


  • Professor and Head of Department of Pediatric Surgery at V.S.Hospital and K.M.School of Postgraduate Medicine and Research, Ahmedabad for 30 years (1975-2005).
  • Trained more than 25 pediatric surgeons for M.Ch. pediatric surgery who are practicing in various centres in Gujarat, Neighbouring states and over the world.
  • President, Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons 2007-2008.
  • Chairman, Pediatric Endoscopic Surgeons of India 2008-2009.
  • Founder Member of Pediatric Endoscopic Surgeons of India.
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
  • One of the pioneer pediatric surgeons to start Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery) in India.
  • Has one of the largest personal series of Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery).
  • Started and Developed Pediatric Surgery as a separate speciality in Gujarat in 1975, which was later recognized by Medical Council of India for 3 years M.Ch. Pediatric Surgery training centre.
  • M.C.I. inspector for recognition of M.Ch. Pediatric Surgery centres in various cities across India.
  • Examiner for M.Ch. Pediatric Surgery and DNB Pediatric Surgery in various universities across India
  • Many publications in various national and international journals. Have contributed chapters in Textbooks in Pediatric Surgery
  • President, Association of Surgeons of India (Gujarat Chapter) and organized ASICON in 1998 which was a great success.
  • President, Indian Academy of Pediatrics, (Ahmedabad Branch)
  • Organized various live operative workshops in India, Bangladesh and Nepal.
  • Organized various conferences at state and national level, Landmark being International Live Laparoscopy Workshop 2001, IAPSCON 2002 and International Workshop on Laparoscopy in Pediatric Urology in 2003
  • Trained many pediatric surgeons in Minimally Invasive Surgery (Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery) from India, Bangladesh and Nepal.