Dr. Shaiwal Khandelwal
Thoracic surgeon | Senior Consultant
MBBS, MS (General Surgery)New Delhi, India
Dr. Shaiwal Khandelwal is one of the leading thoracic surgeons in the country who have remarkable expertise in performing advanced surgical procedures. He has more than a decade’s experience in the field of surgery and has treated various patients from India as well as other countries.
He completed his medical education with specialization in General surgery from one of the most prominent teaching facilities – the Institute of Medical Sciences at Banaras Hindu University. Dr. Shaiwal further pursued advanced training and fellowship in techniques such as VATS and Robotic surgery from some of the top medical institutes in the world, including the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA.
He has rich experience in his area of expertise and has worked at several top multi-speciality hospitals in India and abroad. He has a special focus on complex surgical technique including Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS), Robotic Thoracic surgery and Lung transplantation, among many others. He also specializes in Bronchoscopy & Endobronchial Surgery, lung resection, chest wall surgery, diagnostic biopsy for malignant and other diseases, and treatment of chest injuries due to trauma.
Dr. Khandelwal is a member of various national and international medical organizations and has authored several research papers as well as clinical books (Emergency & Trauma Care). He has received many awards for his achievements and contribution to the field of medicine. Dr. Khandelwal is also an invited faculty member/speaker at various international and national conferences on Thoracic surgery and has presented several papers.
Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (3 ports)
Uniportal / Single port VATS
Local Anesthesia VATS / Medical Thoracoscopy (Uniportal)
Open Thoracic Surgery / Thoracotomy
Bronchoscopy & Endobronchial Surgery
Endobronchial Ultrasound and fine needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA)
Mediastinal Surgery – Video Mediastinoscopy / Extended Video Mediastinoscopy
Lymph Nodes Biopsy for TB, Sarcoidosis, lung cancer staging, Lymphoma staging
Lung cancer surgery & Lung Resection – Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy, Pleuropneumonectomy, Segmentectomy, Wedge resection, Metastatectomy
Open Pleural Surgery
Excision of benign and malignant chest wall tumours
Chest Wall Reconstruction: Meshes/Sandwich Mesh/Cement/Muscle Flaps
Plication of diaphragm for eventration
Suturing of diaphragmatic tears (Trauma)
Pleuroperitoneal shunt insertion