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Dr. Kant Shah

Course Completed

  • Comprehensive Laparoscopic Paediatric Surgery Course, CEMAST, Mumbai
  • Advanced Minimal Access Paediatric Urology Course, CEMAST, Mumbai
  • Basics of Neonatal & Pediatric Ventilation, AFMC, Pune
  • Newborn Life Support (NLS), Birmingham, England
  • Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Birmingham
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Northumberland
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS), Birmingham
  • Basic Surgical Skills Course, Cardiff

Distinctions & Scholarships

  • Distinction in Microbiology
  • Distinction in Ophthalmology
  • Scholarship by Sir Ratan Tata Trust
  • Scholarship by JRD Tata Trust


  • Case series

Contemporary management and outcomes for infants born with oesophageal atresia. Burge DM, Shah K, Spark P, Shenker N, Pierce M, Kurinczuk JJ, DraperES, Johnson PR, Knight M; British Association of Paediatric SurgeonsCongenital Anomalies Surveillance System (BAPS-CASS). Br J Surg. 2013 Mar;100(4):515-21.

  • Book Chapter

Bone Tumours. Shah K, Lakhoo K Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Text for Africa. Eds. Global Help Organisation, Seattle, USA 2012 Also now second edition 2015.

  • Case series

Efficacy of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery in managing childhood empyema: a large single-centre study. Bishay M, Short M, Shah K, Nagraj S, Arul S, Parikh D, Jawaheer G. J Pediatr Surg. 2009 Feb;44(2):337-42

  • Chapter

The relevance of experimental models of Acute Pancreatitis. Malleo G, Shah KJ, Siriwardena AK. Association of Surgeons in Training (ASIT) Yearbook 2006

  • Case report

Duodenal Duplication Cyst with profound elevation of intracystic CA 19-9 and CEA levels: A rare but important differential in the diagnosis of Cystic Tumours of the Pancreas. Shah K, Malleo G, Low J, Makin A, Skordillis K, Makin A, Siriwardena AK. JOP. 2006 Mar 9;7(2):200-4 (Journal Of Pancreas).


Dr.Kant Shah is a Paediatric Surgeon specialising in Laparoscopic surgery & Oncosurgery.

M.B.B.S. = Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

M.R.C.S. (Edin.) = Member of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

D.N.B. Paediatric Surgery = Diplomate of National Board of Examinations, New Delhi in Paediatric Surgery

Work Experience

  • K.J. Somaiya Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai
  • Manchester Royal Infirmary, England
  • Birmingham Children’s Hospital, England
  • Oxford Children’s Hospital, England
  • Paediatric Surgery Centre & P.G.Institute, Sangli
  • Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
  • Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbaii


  • Maharashtra Medical Council, Mumbai; Registration number 2005/03/1695, Valid till March 2020
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK
  • Association of Medical Consultants, Mumbai
  • Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeons (IAPS)
  • Paediatric Endoscopic Surgeons of India (PESI)
  • Surgical Oncology Subsection (SOS) of IAPS

Specialist training

  • Paediatric Oncosurgery Fellowship Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
  • Advanced Paediatric Laparoscopy and Paediatric Urology Paediatric Surgery department, Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals
  • Neonatology Neonatal Unit, Birmingham Women’s Hospital, England
  • Paediatric Emergencies Accident & Emergency Unit, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, England


  • International – Oral

A prospective Study of Current Practive with Oesophageal Atresia in the United Kingdom A BAPS-CASS study. Shah K, Spark P, Draper L, Johnson P, Knight M, Burge D. BAPS Annual Meeting 2010 Aberdeen, Scotland

  • International – Poster

Under-detection of Spigelman stage IV polyposis in familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) syndrome by application of the St. Mark’s Criteria. Shah K, Darmalingam A, Denley H, Siriwardena AK AHPBA 2006 Miami, USA.American Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary Association (AHPBA) 2006 Annual Meeting

  • National – Oral

Parameters for outcomes of Pyeloplasty in Children. Shah K, Jadhav S, Patil S, Vora R, Kittur D. Indian Association of Paediatric Surgoens (IAPS) annual conference, Agra 2016

  • National – Oral

Splenic Conservation In Splenic Cysts – A Case Series. Shah K, Jadhav S, Patil S, Lavekar R, Kittur D, Vora R.
Spectrum Of GI Perforations In Neonates Shah S, Jadhav S, Patil S, Lavekar R, Kittur D, Vora R Indian Association of Paediatric Surgoens (IAPS) annual conference, Bhopal 2012

  • National – Oral

Necrotising Pneumonia – its surgical care. Shah K, Raut A, Sarode V, Jadhav S, Kittur D, Vora V Indian Association of Paediatric Surgoens (IAPS) annual conference, Mahabalipuram 2011