Dr Nikilesh

Dr. Nikilesh Krishna is a Consultant in Laparoscopic Bariatric (weight loss) and Gastro-Intestinal(GI) surgery at Indigo Women’s Centre. He completed his undergraduate and post graduate studies in Chennai. He underwent training in Advanced GI Surgery at the Govt. Royapettah Hospital in 2012. Till 2014 he worked as an Asst. Professor in the Dept of General Surgery at Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai. He then went on to pursue his passion for Laparoscopy at Mumbai, where he completed his Fellowship in Minimal Access and Bariatric surgery from the University of Maharashtra between 2014-2015 at Saifee Hospital. He has had the privilege of being trained by stalwarts in the field of Bariatric surgery, Single incision laparoscopy and Scarless surgery. He is a member of ASI, IAGES, OSSI, IFSO, AMASI. Currently he is also an Associate Consultant at the Institute of Bariatrics, at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai. As a Bariatric surgeon he aims at creating awareness and reducing the burden of obesity and its ill-effects especially in women like infertility, PCOS, menstrual irregularities, Diabetes and Metabolic syndrome.