About Us

About Us

Dr. CP Kothari

Dr. C.P. Kothari is a well experienced chief Surgeon at CHL Apollo hospital Indore. He received his medical degree MBBS, MS (General Surgery) from MGM Medical College Indore & later on FICS, FMAS & FIAGES. Dr. Kothari was associated as a consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon to multiple hospitals. He is an expert in General Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery and Surgical Gastroenterology.

With a scientific approach & progressive mind, he offers valuable insights and takes an active interest in all the latest developments in endosurgical advancements. He has special interest in Laparoscopic, Colorectal and Robotic Surgery. More than words, statistics bears testimony to his expertise. Apart from excellent surgical skills, the reason for such a success also lies in the unique manner in which he applies the latest advances of medical-technology.

 MBBS (1974)

 MS (General Surgery) 1978)

 FICS (Fellow International College of Surgeons)

 FIAGES (Fellow Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons)

 FMAS (Fellow Minimal Access Surgeon of India)

 Senior Consultant Surgeon

 Department of General Surgery, GI Surgery and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery – CHL Hospital, Indore and Greater Kailash Hospital, Indore

 Best President Award – 1999 -2000

 President’s Special Appreciation Award – 2009

 B.C Roy Oration Award – 2013

Association of Surgeons of India

 President ASI Indore City Chapter 2001 -2002

 President ASI MP State Chapter 2008-2009

 Governing Council Member ASI National – since 2010– 2015

 Organized several conferences

Executive Member

 Association of Colorectal Surgeons of India



Life Member

- Indian Medical Association
- College of General Practitioner
- Association of Surgeons of India
- Association of Colorectal Surgeons of India
- Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
- Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons
- International College of Surgeons (USA)
- Burn Association of India
- Asia Pacific - Hernia Society
- Hernia Society of India
- (SAGES USA) Society of American Gastrointestinal Endo - Surgeon

Activity in Indian Medical Association

- Life Member since 1990
- Vice President IMA – Indore Branch (1997-1999)
- President IMA – Indore Branch (1999 – 2000)
- Vice President IMA – MP State Branch (2008-2009)
- President IMA – MP State Branch (2009-2010)
- CWC Member – Three terms
- Honorary Director Dr. A.K.N. Sinha Institute, Patna

Conferences organized

- IMA MP State Conference 2001 – Organizing Chairman
- IMA MP State Conference 2008 – Organizing Secretary
- AMASICON 2013 – Organizing Chairman (National Conference of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India)
Presentations in State and National Conferences
Tubercular Appendicitis Association of Surgeons of India MP State Conference – March 1984 (Bhopal)
Surgery of Benign Anal Disease in Jack Knife Position ASI – 45th Annual Conference in December 1985
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy ASI MP State – 1994
Lichtenstin Hernioplasty ASI MP State – 1994
Laparoscopic Surgery Goldcon” IMA MP Chapter 1997
Video Workshop Presentation MPASICON 2002
Symposium GI Perforation MPASICON 2004
Hernia Mesh Repair IMA MPCON 2007
GERD Management IMA MPCON – 2009
Port Site Infection IAGES 2012 Biennial National Congress, Ahmedabad