Dr. Paresh Pai
Department of Vascular Surgery
M.B.B.S,M.D (General Surgery)


  • Has a fulfilling more than 12 years of practice as a Consultant Vascular Surgeon
  • He is consultant Vascular Surgeon at Westmead Hospital, Sydney (a tertiary, teaching hospital) with a conjoint position as a Lecturer in Surgery at the University of Sydney.
  • He ran the leg ulcer clinic at Westmead hospital which provided a vital service to patients with non-healing limb ulcers.
  • Trained for three years as a vascular surgeon at various big centres in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide).
  • Has performed over a 500 vascular bypass operations successfully for limb salvage
  • Nearly 300 operations for cleaning of the carotid arteries for prevention of strokes.
  • Hundreds of cases of varicose veins.
  • Received Best paper award at the Conference of the Maharashtra chapter of Association of Surgeons of India, Pune, May 2001 for Subfascial Endoscopic Perforator Surgery – A Preliminary Indian Experience.

Area Of Interest

  • Management of cerebrovascular disease
  • Distal small vessel reconstruction in atherosclerotic and diabetic limbs, venous thromboembolic disease and endoluminal treatment of aortic aneurysms.\
  • Vascular Surgery

Research Publications

  • Extra-pancreatic Gastrinoma – A Case report Pai PR, Shahani RB, Shah HK, Dalvi AN, Samsi AB, J Postgrad Med 1992; 38(4):210-11.
  • Post-partum Pancreatitis – A Case report Pai PR, Samsi AB, Shah HK., J Postgrad Med 1993; 39(2):93-4.
  • Post-traumatic Hemobilia – A Case report Pai PR, Deshmukh H, Bapat RD et al, Hepatogastroenterology 1993; 40(Supplement 1):43-6.
  • Surgery for thyroid goiters in Western India: A Prospective study of 334 consecutive cases. Pai PR, Bapat RD, Shah SM, Bhandarkar SD, Postgrad Med. 1993; 39(4): 202-4.
  • Intraperitoneal abscesses: diagnostic dilemmas and therapeutic options. Pai PR, Supe AN, Bapat RD, Samsi AB, Indian J Gastroenterol. 1995 Jan;14(1):3-7.
  • Leiomyosarcoma of the Duodenum – A Case Report Pai PR, Mohite JD, Bapat RD, Vora IM, Joshi AS, Indian J Gastroenterol. 1995 Jan;14(1):34-5.
  • Subfascial Endoscopic Perforator Surgery – A Preliminary Indian Experience Pai PR, Bhandarkar DS. Indian J Surg. 2002; 64(3): 271-4.
  • Endoscopic balloon dissector for SEPS Pai PR, Bhandarkar DS, Eur J Vasc and Endovasc Surg