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Dr Shashikant Patel

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Dr Shashikant Patel

Laparoscopic Surgeon 3rd Parklands Avenue, Nairobi
KMPDC accredited Instant appointment confirmation KES 4,000 standard consultation fee

Doctor Overview

  • Dr Shashikant C. Patel has over 30 years of experience in providing general and laparoscopic surgeries.
  • He has vast experience in providing general surgeries such as removal of gallstones, appendix or hernia, and abdominal laparoscopic surgeries among other surgical procedures.
  • He has written a paper on laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the East African Medical Journal.

Services Offered

In-person Consultation (KES 4000)
Medical Procedure
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About Dr Shashikant Patel

Dr Shashikant C. Patel is a Senior General & Laparoscopic Consultant Surgeon with vast experience. He was the Chairman of the Department of Surgery for 10 years at The Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi. He is a pioneer in developing and training in laparoscopic surgery at the Aga Khan University Hospital.

Dr. Shashikant C. Patel is a patron of the Hernia Society of Kenya, spreading the knowledge and techniques of hernia surgery in different hospitals in Nairobi, Kenya.

He has expertise in providing general surgeries such as removal of gallstones, appendix or hernia, and abdominal laparoscopic surgeries among other surgical procedures.

Dr. Shashikant C. Patel was appointed on the panel of surgeons for most local and international health insurance companies.

Education & Career

  • MBBS Gujarat, 1963
  • FRCS General surgery subspecialty

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

The cost of consultation fee is Kes 4,000.

The doctor accepts cash payments.

There are no advance payments required to book an appointment. All payments are to be done at the doctor’s office. 

The consultation takes minutes.

1. Click on the “Request an Appointment” button on the page. 2. Select a service and your preferred date and time. 3. Confirm your details. Payment is to be made at the doctor’s office. You will be notified through SMS/WhatsApp and email to remind you about your appointment on the chosen date and time.

Yes, you can. You’ll be required to login into your account and click on the   reschedule button. 

Procedures & Conditions

  • Abdominal pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Celiac disease
  • Chronic cholecystitis
  • Colon cancer
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Fistula to organ
  • Gallstones
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hernia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Treatment & procedures
  • Abdominal laparoscopic surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendix removal
  • Bypass surgery consultation (CABG)
  • Colon surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Complex gastrointestinal surgery
  • Distal pancreatectomy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy( EGD)
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia removal
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Lysis of adhesions
  • Oesophageal surgery
  • Oesophagostomy
  • Pancreatic surgery
  • Paraesophageal surgery
  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach surgery
  • Thyroid/ parathyroid surgery

Insurances Accepted

AAR Insurance
AAR Insurance
First Assurance
First Assurance

Office Location

3rd Parklands Avenue, Nairobi, Kenya
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