About Dr. Shaikat Gupta

Dr. Shaikat Gupta the best onco surgeon in kolkata is an outstanding performer throughout his career.


MBBS (University Gold Medalist), MS, FRCSEd

Date of Birth:


Current Position:

Head of the Dept. of Surgical Oncology, Apollo Gleneagles Cancer Hospital, Kolkata.

Former Position:

Chief Resident Surgeon, Dept of Surgical Oncology.

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India.


Educational Achievements:

* University topper in MBBS 1992

* University second in MS exam

* Best thesis prize in MS

* University first in Surgery in MBBS 1992

* Honours in Surgery, Gynae- Obs, Pharma

* Numerous college prizes and medals

* Sir Frank Connor Memorial Award in Surgery

* Sir Girish Chandra Ghosh Silver Casket in Pathology


* Royal Society of Medicine

* Association of Surgeons of India

* Indian Association of Surgical Oncology

* Indian Society of Oncology


Extra-curricular activities:

* An avid reader and traveLler. Gymming, swimming, tennis and a wildlife enthusiast

Lectures & Orations:

Invited lectures

* 16.09.2007 – SASISCME at Calcutta national Medical College – Lecture on “Surgical decision making in pancreatic head masses”./p>

* 22.09.2007 – Indian Association of Surgical Oncology – National Conference at Ludhiana – Detroit presentation on “ Incidence of node positive disease in clinically and radiologically node negative necks in 33 consecutive parients of DTC “.

* 29.09.2007 – AROI Eastern zonal conference at Agartala – Oration on “ Overview of upper GI cancer surgery”.

* 27.09.2007 – AGHL CME – overview of surgery in head and neck cancers


* Ca colon – B P Poddar Hospital Seminar

* 25.11.2007 – Invited talk on “ Decision making in pancreatic cancer” to Patna Association of Oncologists.

* 29.11.2007 – Invited lecture on Ca Galbladder at CCWH, Thakurpukur.

* 2008 - Delivered the highly prestigious ‘ Rashmoni Mukherjee Memorial Oration’ to association of Otorhinolaryngologists of India on “ Management of thyroid cancers”.

* 2009 – Delivered the annual oration to the Indian Cancer Society on “ Surgical management of hepatopancreatobiliary cancers”

* 2010- Delivered the annual oncology update lecture to the Indian chapter of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of England on “ Surgical management of ovarian cancers”.

* 07.08.2011 - Invited lecture on 'infections in oncology' at Kualalumpur, Malaysia.

* 23.09.2011 - Invited lecture on ‘One Day Cancer Awareness programme' at NHAK Kohima, Nagaland.

Area of Specialization

Dr. Shaikat Gupta has specialization in the fields of