Dr. Mohamed Ismail


Dr. Mohamed Ismail

Chief Surgeon
Dept.of General, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgery

Personal Biography



  • Trivandrum Medical College, KeralaMBBS( Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) – ( 1978-1983 )
  • Kasturba Medical College,Mangalore University, KarnatakaMS ( Post Graduation in Surgery) – 1987-1989 Best Out Going Student of the Year
  • Pushpagiri Hospital, Tiruvalla, Kerala Senior House Surgency in Surgery -( 1985-1987)
  • Pushpagiri Hospital, Tiruvalla, KeralaResident Surgeon in Surgery (1989-1990 )
  • Laparoscopic Surgery Trianing under Dr.JB Agraval, Malad Hospital, Mumbai(Pioneer Laparoscopic Surgeon) 1992
  • Colorectal Surgery Training Prof.Sowecheon, Colorectal Surgeon, General Hospital, Singapore 2003
  • Training in Breast Surgery National Institute of Breast Diseases, Seoul, S.Korea 2004
  • Bariatric Surgery Training Bariatric Surgery Centers in Burn, Switzerland 2005
  • N.O.T.E.S (Natural Orifice Trans Endoluminal Surgery) Hands – on Course European Institute of Tele Surgery, Louis Pasteur University- Stasbourg, France 2008
  • Training in Coloproctology and STARR Procedure Prof.Antonio Longo, St.Elizabath Hospital, Vienna 2009


  • HOD & Consultant General & Laparoscopic, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeon, Moulana Hospital, Perinthalmanna, Kerala Since 1990
  • Chairman & Managing Director Raihan Institute of Medical Sciences, Erattupetta, Kerala since 2015


  • Excellent experience in laparoscopic Surgery by virtue of the pioneer laparoscopic surgeon in the country, completed more than 100,000 basic and advanced laparoscopic surgeries
  • Special interest in Endoscopic Hernia Repair and completed more than 12000 TEP ( Totally Extraperitoneal Mesh Repair ) procedures for Inguinal Hernia, one of the largest series in the world, and having large volume of laparoscopic repair of Incisional Hernia and Ventral Hernia.
  • Excellent experience in piles surgery and completed more than 10000 MIPH ( Minimal Invasive Precedure for Haemorrhoids ), the largest number in India
  • Pioneer Bariatric Surgeon in the country and completed more than 2000 various bariatric surgery procedures ( Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Lap. Sleeve Gastrectomy, Lap. Gastric Bypass )
  • One of the few centers in Kerala doing Primary Breast Reconstruction for Breast Cancer
  • Pioneer center in the country doing NOTES (Natural Orifice Endoluminal Surgery )
  • Pioneer center in the country doing SILS (Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery )
  • Pioneer center in the country doing STARR ( Stapled Trans Anal Rectal Resection )
  • Pioneer Center doing Diabetes Surgery ( Lap. Ileal Interposition + SG and MGB) Completed 60 procedures in non Obese Type 2 DM patients
  • Governing Council Member of Association of Surgeons of India


  • Awarded Prestigious American Society Membership March 2009
  • Awarded membership of the Americas’ most prestigious society of Laparoscopic Surgery, SAGES ( Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons )
  • Awarded the Life Membership of IFSO
  • Awarded the Fellowship of International Congress of the Surgeons ( FICS )
  • Honorary fellowship was awarded by the Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India ( FMAS)


  • Founder Member of the Pioneer Circle of India
  • Founder Member of the Asio – Pacific Pioneer Circle
  • Life Member of IAGES ( Indian Association of Gastro-intestinal Endo Surgeons )
  • Life Member of AMASI ( Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India )
  • Life Member of ASI ( Association of Surgeons of India )
  • Life Member of ACRSI ( Association of Colo-Rectal Surgeons of India
  • Life Member of OSSI ( Obesity and Metabolic Surgeons Society of India )
  • Life Member of AESI (Association of Endocrine Surgeons of India )
  • Life Member of IASG ( Indian Association of Surgical Gastroenterologist )
  • Executive Member of HIS ( Hernia Society of India)
  • Executive Member of AHIS ( Asia-Pacific Hernia Society of India)
  • Life Member of IMA ( Indian Medical Association )
  • Founder Member of ASGK ( Association of Surgical Gastroenterologist of Kerala )
  • Honarary Secretary and Founder Member of MSS (Malappuram Surgical Society)


Publications in 15 international journals, invited as faculty in numerous national and international conferences and live workshops.