Dr. Akhilesh Sapra

Specialist Gastrointestinal Surgeon

Specialty: Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Surgery, General and Laparoscopic Surgery

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah | NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai

Dr. Akhilesh Sapra completed his MBBS and MS from the prestigious B. J. Medical College and N.H.L. Medical College, Ahmedabad respectively. He secured first rank nationwide and did his super specialisation MCH in Surgical Gastroenterology from N.H.L. Medical college. He further pursued his fellowship in Advance Laparoscopy Surgery FALS in colorectal surgery. He has done more than 2000 laparoscopic surgeries during his 8 years of experience in India.  

Areas of Interest:

  • Bariatric Surgery - Sleeve and bypass procedures

  • Gastrointestinal and hepatopancreatobiliary cancer

  • Basic and advance Laparoscopic surgery


  • Routine laparoscopic surgery (Gall bladder, Hernia, Appendicectomy)

  • Perianal surgery (Piles, Fistula, Abscess, Pilonidal sinus surgery)

  • Bariatric and Diabetic surgery

  • Laparoscopic Colorectal surgery

  • Cancer surgery (Esophagus, Stomach, Liver, Pancreas, Small bowel)

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

  • Key hole cancer surgery

  • Laparoscopic Upper GI Surgery (Fundoplication, Achalasia Cardia surgery, Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Reflux disease)

  • Laparoscopic procedures for pancreas and spleen

  • Surgery for bile duct stricture, Chronic Pancreatitis and Necrotising pancreatitis

  • Laparoscopic surgery for liver cysts and abscess  

Dr. Akhilesh speaks English, Hindi, Punjabi and Gujarati.

Practice Locations

NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah

Al Zahra St., Near Clock Tower, Al Musalla, P.O. Box: 3499, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai
NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Nahda, Dubai

Amman Street , Next to Bait Al Khair Building, Al Nahda 2, P.O.Box: 7832, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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