Dr. Rakesh Handa - Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Surgeon

About Us

Dr. Rakesh Handa

Senior Consultant – Pediatric Surgery


MBBS, MS. M.Ch. (Pediatric Surgery), DNB (Pediatric Surgery), FAIS, FIAPS
Doctor’s Profile

Dr. Rakesh Handa is one of the pioneers of Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery in India and was one of the first to venture into this domain in 1998 and established the Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery Program in Army Hospital (Research and Referral) in New Delhi. He has vast experience in the management of the entire spectrum of surgical conditions of the newborns and in children. He has a large number of publications in national and international journals of repute and is a reviewer for numerous international journals


Dr Rakesh Handa has been a doctor for 38 years and has more than 32 years of surgical experience, having served in the Indian Army Medical Corps from 1980 to Dec 2005

Areas of Interest

  • Pediatric Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Neonatal Surgery
  • Hypospadias Surgery
  • Surgery for Spinal Dysraphism
  • Academics

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Paediatric Surgeons
  • Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
  • Pediatric Endo Surgeons of India
  • International Society on Hypospadias and Intersex Disorder
  • Languages : English , Hindi
  • Gender : Male
  • Paediatrics