Dr. D.R.Kulkarni
Department of Gastro Intestinal Surgery, Hepatobiliary & pancreatic surgery
M.S., Fellowship in Hepatopancreatobiliary surgery & Liver Transplantation (Hong Kong & Paris, France)


Dr. Kulkarni has been associated with Lilavati Hospital since 2002. He has an overall experience of 21 years.

Overseas Assignments

  • Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery & Liver Transplantation, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China.
  • Centre Hepatobiliaire, Paul Brousse Hospital, University of Paris, Paris, France

Area Of Interest

  • Liver
  • Gall Bladder & Pancreatic Cancer Surgery
  • Liver Transplantation

Awards and Recognition

  • Large experience of performing complex surgeries like Hepatectomy for hepatocellular cancer, metastatic colorectal or neuroendocrine tumors, benign liver tumors, gall bladder & bile duct cancer; RFA of liver tumors; Pancreatectomy for pancreatic tumors; resection of complex tumors with vascular reconstruction, surgery for necrotizing pancreatitis, pseudocyst & chronic pancreatitis; repair of bile duct injuries and strictures, Laparoscopic surgery for Gall stone disease.
  • Large experience of complex abdominal surgery & colorectal cancer surgery.
  • Member of International HPB Association.
  • Faculty at national and international conferences.
  • More than 10 years of experience of teaching postgraduates students specialising in GI