Registrar at Department of Minimal Access surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi from 1996-1999)
Attending Consultant Surgeon in Department of Minimal Access Surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital from 1999-2000)
Consultant surgeon at Department of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric surgery at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi)
Senior Consultant surgeon at Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Max Hospital Saket since 2009 till 2016.
Associate Director at Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Max Hospital Saket since 2016 till present.
DNB (Gen Surg)
Hernia Society of India (National Chapter of APHS).
Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India (OSSI).
International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
Society of endoscopic & laparoscopic surgeons of Asia (ELSA).
Indian association of gastrointestinal endosurgeons (IAGES).
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI).
Awards and Recognition
Dr Baijal has been awarded winner in the ‘Excellence in Bariatric Surgery’ category by India News Health Awards in November 2016.
Dr Baijal has been conferred the designation of ‘Surgeon of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery’ by the Surgical review corporation, USA . The MAMBS team at Max Healthcare, Saket is also the Founder ‘Center of Excellence’ for Bariatric surgery and Hernia surgery. )
Creation of a set of 15 educational teaching CD-ROMs in ‘Minimal Access Surgery- Basic & Advanced Procedures’ released by His Excellency Shri KR Narayanan, the President of India on July 15, 2002. )
Authored and co authored 75 national and international publications. )
Text book on “Endohernia repair” First edition: 2004, New Delhi: Byword Viva Publishers Pvt. Ltd. )
“Endohernia repair” Second edition Vol. 2 July, 2012, New Delhi : Byword Viva Publishers Pvt Ltd. )
Fellowship in Robotic and Advanced GI Laparoscopy, Italy
Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery, Boston, USA
Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopy, Bordeaux, France
Executive council member IAGES (Indian Association of Gastro-intestinal EndoSurgeons)
OSSI (Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society of India)
Founder member, CRSA (Clinical Robotic Surgery Association)
Founder member, AMASI (Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India)
IHPBA (International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association)
IMA (Indian Medical Association)
DP-186-7 da Vinci surgical system of robot-assisted surgery: experience in a hospital Miserikorudia Italy (108th Annual Meeting of the Japan Surgical Society scheduled times) Noh Yasumitsu Taira, Giulianotti PC, Palep JH, Norihiko Ishikawa, Kenji Omura, Go Watanabe Japanese Journal of Surgery 109 (extra edition _2), 717, 20080425
Palep JH Commentary: live telecast surgery on shaky ground Indian Journal of Medical Ethics, Vol VIII No 4, Oct-Dec 2011,245
Bhandarwar AH, Kasat GV, Palep JH, Shaikh TA, Bakshi GD, Nichat PD Impact of Nissens fundoplication on response of disease specific symptoms and quality of life Updates surgery. 2013 Mar;65(1):35-41
Palep JH, Mistry S, Abhaya Kumar, Munshi M, Puranik M, Pednekar A Robotic excision of of a pre-coccygeal nerve root tumor Journal of minimal access Surgery 2015:Jan-Mar;Vol-11;1, 103
Palep JH, Wagh HD, Goel R, Pednekar A Initial experience of robotic surgery with low CO2 pneumoperitoneaum pressure Obesity Surgery, Vol 23
Palep JH, Mistry S, Bhandarwar AH Banded Sleeve gastrectomy (laparoscopic &robotic)- Early results and patient outcomes. A 2 year data. Obesity Surgery, August 2014, Vol 24
Awards and Recognition
The Marquis who’s who awards in Medicine and health care (USA) 2011-12