Dr. Prasad K Wagle
Consultant hepato pancreato biliary & Gastrointestinal surgeon
- He is currently working as a consultant hepato pancreato biliary & gastrointestinal surgeon at three well known hospitals: Lilavati Hospital, Wockhardt Hospital& Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai.
- Living Donor Liver Transplantation from the Asian Medical Centre Seoul, Korea
- Visiting Fellow at Liver Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
- Indian Chapter of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association – since 1997
Research & Publications
- Dr Prasad has been an active & founder member of the Indian Chapter of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association. He has attended and been invited as faculty at various national and international conferences. He has delivered interesting lectures on topics related to various hepato pancreatic biliary & gastrointestinal surgeries.
- He was awarded for the best scientific paper presentation on Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Periampullary tumors at MASICON 2001, Pune.
- He has witnessed the live demonstration of Whipple’s procedure as a chairperson at the first National HPB Workshop & Conference, Indian Chapter of IHPBA, at the Tata Memorial Hospital.
More than 20 publications the major ones being:
- Synchronous hepatocellular carcinoma with renal cell carcinoma. A case report & review of literature. Indian J of Surg July 2012. Shetty G, Wagle PK et al.
- Solitary pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma: A case report from India and review of literature. Bhalla P, Wagle PK et al. Internet J of Med update 2012, January;7(1):62-5.
- Ectopic pancreatic tissue mimicking ampullary tumor. Wagle PK et al. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 2005 vol 24 no 6, pg 265-266.
- Lymphoplasmacytic pancreatitis mimicking pancreatic cancer. Wagle PK et al. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 2005 vol 24 no 2 pg 86-87.
- Pancreatic Neuroendocrine tumors, Principles of Surgical management. Chapter written by Dr Prasad Wagle in “Textbook of HPB surgery current concepts” by Churchill Livingstone, Pg 233-243.
- Hepatic resection for benign pathology. Wagle PK et al. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 2002, vol 24 no 4, pg 157-158.
- Pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary carcinoma. Wagle P.K, Joshi R.M, Mathur S.K. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 2001, vol 20, no 2 : 53 – 55.
- Pancreaticoduodenectomy for metastatic colonic cancer- a series of 2 cases. Wagle P.K, Katrak M.P, Navadgi S.M, Tapia A.A, Joshi R.M. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology, 2001, vol 20, no2 : 68 – 69.
- Management of bile duct injuries – experience in a referral unit. Joshi R.M, Wagle P.K, et al. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology,2001, vol 20, no 3, 117 – 118.
- Palliative surgery in malignant obstructive jaundice: prognostic indicators of early mortality. Shirahatti R.G, Wagle P.K, et al. Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 1997, vol42 : 238 – 243.
• Dr Prasad Wagle has completed his graduation from T.N.Medical College & B.Y.L.Nair Hospital, Mumbai. He further pursued his Masters from the same Institute in 1993.
• He then worked as a senior registrar in gastrointestinal surgery for a year at the same institute. He sharpened his surgical skills at Tata Memorial Hospital for a year working as a registrar in oncosurgery.
• In 1996 Dr Prasad joined Nair Hospital as a lecturer. Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic surgery became his major interest & in an endeavor to gain better experience, in 1998 he joined The University of Hamburg Hospital in Germany as a Clinical Fellow and worked in the pancreatic and liver units including transplant surgery.
• Dr Prasad has worked extensively in the management of obstructive jaundice, both benign & malignant over the last 19 years. He has an experience of more than 800 major hepato- biliary and pancreatic surgeries, including liver resections for malignant and benign diseases.
• His vast surgical experience extends to hepatico-jejunostomies for benign & malignant bile duct strictures including those for post cholecystectomy bile duct injuries, pancreatic debridement for necrosis, Whipple's pancreaticoduodenectomies for periampullary and pancreatic cancers, surgeries for chronic pancreatitis including head coring (Freys) and the Beger’s procedures for inflammatory pancreatic head masses.