Dr. Deepak Govil
Dr. Deepak Govil, GI Surgeon, Delhi
Gastro – Intestinal Surgeons

Dr. Deepak Govil

MBBS, MS, PhD (GI surgery) Senior Consultant- Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi Department- GI, General and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Procedures Expertised :
  • Surgery for Esophageal, Gastric, colonic, rectal cancers
  • Surgery for Portal Hypertension, obstructive jaundice, lieno- renal shunts, esophageal resection
  • Whipple’s procedure, Splenectomy, Hepaticojejunostomy for biliary strictures

Introduction of Dr. Deepak Govil

Dr. Deepak Govil is a renowned Gastrointestinal, general and advanced laparoscopic surgeon with an extensive experience of surgical gastroenterology. He is considered one of the best surgeons in the field because of his exceptional knowledge and expertise in the field of GI surgery. Currently he is working at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital and prior to this he was associated with Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute (PSRI). Here he started the department of GI surgery and performed more than 1000 operations for liver and GI along with several laparoscopic surgeries. Dr. Deepak Govil has been performing Gastrointestinal and other laparoscopic and general surgeries for over three decades now and has handled some of the most complex cases in his career. His areas of interest include surgery for Esophageal, gastric, colonic, rectal cancers, portal hypertension, esophageal resection with gastric pull up, renal shunts, ileo anal anstomosis with pouch surgery for ulcerative colitis, Whipple’s Pancreaticoduodenectomy, acute and chronic pancreatic surgery, pancreatic cancer surgery, upper and lower GI hemorrhage surgery, benign and malignant obstructive jaundice surgery, Hepaticojejunostomy for obstructive jaundice and biliary strictures and all forms of laparoscopic gastroenterology surgeries. Dr. Deepak Govil has been part of prestigious hospitals and performs all major GI surgeries at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. He is also on the team of doctors who perform living donor liver transplant surgeries at the hospital. A surgeon of repute, Dr. Govil holds memberships of several medical societies. He has several research projects to hi credit with publication in renowned national and international journals along with chapters in various text books. He has presented papers and chaired sessions at a number of national and international conferences and seminars.

Work Experience of Dr. Deepak Govil

  • Senior Consultant, Gastrointestinal, General and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, Present
  • Senior Consultant, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Pushpawati Singhania Research Institute for Liver, Renal and Digestive Diseases, New Delhi
  • Assistant Professor, Surgery, University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
  • Senior Resident, Gastrointestinal and Liver Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Education of Dr. Deepak Govil

  • MBBS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1982
  • MS, General Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1986
  • PhD, Gastrointestinal Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1995


  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Association of Surgeons of India, Delhi Chapter
  • Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterology, Past Executive Council member
  • Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons
  • Indian Medical Association, South Delhi Branch
  • Delhi GI Surgeons Club, Convenor, 1999- 2008

Awards and recognition

  • President’s Appreciation Award, Indian Medical Association, South Delhi Branch, 2009
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