Dr Mahesh Gopasetty

Department: Liver Transplant & Biliary Surgery

Designation: HOD & Senior Consultant – HPB and Transplant Surgery

Qualification: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery), M.R.C.S (Gen. Surgery), Fellowship in multi Organ Transplantation (South Carolina), Fellowship in Paediartic Multiviscereal Transplantation (Pittsburg)

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Dr Mahesh Gopasetty is a highly experienced and successful HPB Surgeon with more than 16 years of experience in the field. He has worked at some of the most renowned hospitals in India, including Fortis Hospital, Bangalore, where he has performed over 1000 Liver Transplants, 30 Pancreas Transplants, and 3 Small Intestine Transplants.

At Apollo Hospitals, Dr Mahesh Gopasetty offered Liver Transplant services and provided his expertise to hospitals in Madurai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Calcutta and Mumbai. Some of the surgeries he is particularly skilled at include Cadaver donor surgery, Domino Liver Transplant surgery (where two organs are transplanted from a single donor), Multivisceral Transplant surgery (Liver, Pancreas and Intestine en block in one patient), and Heart and Liver Transplant surgery on conjoined twins.


16+ Years of Experience 
  • 2010-2018
  • Worked as Consultant, Transplant surgeon, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Karnataka

  • 2018
  • He worked as Head and Consultant, Multiorgan transplant and HPB surgeon, Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore


  • 1993-1999
  • Kastrba Medical College and Hospital, Manipal, India

    MBBS degree and Internship

  • 1999-2002
  • Kasturba Medical College and Hospital, Manipal, India

    M.S degree in General Surgery

  • 2004-2006
  • Kettering General Hospital NHS trust, Northants, U.K

    M.R.C.S degree in General Surgery

  • 2007-2009
  • Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston

  • 2009-2010
  • Children’s Hospital of Pittsbourgh, Senior Fellow in Paeidiatric multivisceral transplantation, UPMC, Pittsbourgh, PA


  • Living Donor and Cadaveric Donor Liver Transplants
  • Paediartic Liver Transplants
  • Small Intestine Transplants
  • Complex Liver Transplants
  • Portal Hypertension Surgeries
  • Kidney and Pancreas Transplants
  • Complex Pancreatic Surgeries


  • He got gold medal for the best out-going postgraduate student in surgery – Manipal Academy of Higher education university, Manipal ,India
  • Won second prize for presentation at resident’s research recognition day, Medical university of south carolina, charleston, sc, Usa
  • Got third Place in Association of Surgeons of India-National Postgraduate Surgical Quiz in Regional selection round.
  • Second Prize for presentation ‘ at Resident’s Research day at the Medical University of South Carolina

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