Yeshwanthpur - Doctors

Dr. Muralidhar S. Kathalagiri

MBBS, MS(General Surgery), Fellowship (Minimal Access Surgery and Bariatric Surgery)

National Board Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery, FIAGES, Fellowship (Endoscopic and Colonoscopic)

Consultant - Laparoscopic, Bariatric and GI Surgeon

Dr. Muralidhar S. Kathalagiri is an experienced Laparoscopic and Bariatric surgeon who specializes in Bariatric surgery procedures like Gastric Bypass surgery, Sleeve gastrectomy, Mini Gastric Bypass, revision Bariatric surgery. Dr. Muralidhar S. Kathalagiri also deals with other laparoscopic procedures like Gall Bladder surgery, Laparoscopic management of Hernia, GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease) and appendicitis.

With an immense experience in bariatric surgery, he aims to help people battling obesity. He has also shown keen interest in Gastro-intestinal Cancer Surgery with a special emphasis on Minimally Invasive (Laparoscopic) treatment of GI cancers including Colo-rectal, Upper GI, Hepato-biliary and Pancreatic cancers.


  • Surgical Gastroenterology 
  • Minimal Access Surgery 
  • Bariatric Surgery 
  • Lap GI Surgical Oncology


Total Experience: Over 15 Years

  • Dr Muralidhar S. Kathalagiri is the Consultant Laparoscopic, Bariatric and GI surgeon at Columbia Asia Hospital, Yeshwantpur
  • Consultant and Incharge of the Department of Laparoscopy surgery at People Tree Hospital, Yeshwantpur
  • Laparoscopic Surgery Trainer at MS Ramaiah Advanced Learning Centre and at Sutures India Skill Lab and Training Institute
  • Scientific Adviser for Sutures India
  • Consultant GI, bariatric and laparoscopic surgeon for a period of 3 years at Fortis Hospital


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