Dr. Vinod Kumar Ramteke joined Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, in year 1991 and became Head of Department in year 1994 till year 2013 when he was transferred to Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, thus becoming the longest serving Head of Department of surgery -  Maulana Azad Medical College, remaining in chair for 18 years as head of Department of Surgery.

Dr. Vinod Kumar Ramteke is currently Additional Director General of Health services to Government of India, Director Professor and Head of Unit in Department of Surgery, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi



Additional Director General of Health Services to Government of India ,

Director Professor of Surgery and Head of UNit

Lady Hardinge Medical College

New Delhi


M: 9013508004

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-MBBS : from Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru memorial Medical College Raipur CG 1970 to1975

-Internship : JLN Medical College, Raipur, Compulsory Rotating Internship 1 Year 1975-76

-Junior Residency: JLN Medical College, Raipur, Ophthalmology 1976 to 1977

-M.S. General Surgery : All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi -1977-1979

-Senior Resident Surgery:  All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - Jan to December1980

-M.Ch. (Paediatric Surgery) :  AIIMS, New Delhi, Jan 1981 to June 1981


Fellowships and Memberships

- Member of Association of Surgeons of India

- Fellow of International College of Surgeons (FICS)

- Fellow of Association of Surgeons of India (FAIS)

- Fellow of International College of Laparoscopic Surgeons (FCLS).


Non-teaching Tenure:

1.Junior Medical Officer

Central Hospital Dhanbad, Jharkhand

Oct.1977  to December 1977

2.Surgical Specialist Gr.II

MAMC & Loknayak Hospital

June 1981 to October 1982


Lady Hardinge Medical College Stint:-


Posts held



Lecturer in Surgery

15/10/1982 to 31/12/1981


Assistant Professor of Surgery

01/01/1983 to 12/9/1985


Associate Professor of Surgery

13/9/1985 to 27/2/1990


Non-Functional Selection Grade

of Associate Professor of Surgery

28/2/1990 to 18/4/1991


Director Professor of Surgery

29/07/2013 to 31/12/2014


Additional Director General

of Health Services GOI LHMC

01/01/2015 to till date


Maulana Azad Medical College Stint :


Post held



Professor of Surgery

18/04/1991to 25/04/1996


Head of Department of Surgery MAMC

01/10/1994 to 16/4/2007   &

26/10/2008 to 28/7/2013


Director Professor of Surgery

26/4/1996 to 28/7/2013


JIPMER Pondicherry now Puducherry stint:

            Director Professor and HOD Surgery from April 2007 to October 2008


Administrative duties:

-Medical Supdt. Loknayak Hospital, New Delhi July 2004 to April 2007 in addition to HOD Surgery MAMC, New Delhi

-Established Minimal Access Surgery Division for imparting Fellowship course from DNB under my Administrative control as Chairman with Dr.Jagdish Chander Professor as Co-Chairman/faculty.

-Participated as Advisor in UPSC for recruitments of Medical posts.                 

-Equipping : Got Renovation of major OT with CCTV projection in BL Taneja Block. 4 Major OTs and 2 Urology OTs were equipped with New set of Instruments, 10 Electro-surgical units Monopolar/Bipolar to obviate constant problems, 5 Laparoscopic Sets with entire range of minimal invasive instruments, Laparolift, Intra-operative Ultrasound, LASER equipment, New  Ceiling Lights with video-camera , New 6 Minor OT lights, New Operation Tables, New  ESWL Machine, Krypton Argon Laser for bloodless TURP, Lithotripter including laser, 4Harmonic Scalpel,2Ligasures, New C-Arm for PCNL, State of art Urodynamic Machine with uroflowmetry etc.



Teaching:.-Have been Undergraduate and Postgraduate examiner of Delhi University and other universities.


Research (Thesis Supervised)Guided, conducted , supervised thesis projects of Postgraduate Medical students., few of the thesis he has supervised are given below with their post graduate student name


Sarabai S: Comparision of primary CBD closure versus T-tube drainage after choledocholothotomy. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 1993.

Gupta SK: To study age, sex distribution, diagnosis and outcome of blunt abdominal trauma with suspected abdominal organ injury. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 1995.

Pradhan P: Intraoperative ultrasonography (IOUS) in surgery for biliary calculi- an evaluation. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 1996.

Arvind S: Laparoscopic retroperitoneal surgery - an evaluation. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 1997.

Saxena R: Localization of multiple renal calculi with the help of intra operative ultrasonography. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 1998.

Luthra S: Critical evaluation of ureteroscopy and intracorporeal pneumatic lithotripsy for ureteric calculi. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2000.

Joshi D: Comparative study of ESWL v/s ureteroscopy for treatment of ureteric calculi. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2001.

Vanitha V: To study the feasibility of TURP for BHP as a day care surgery. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2002.

Gautam V: To evaluate the role of laparoscopic choledocholithtomy in the management of choledocholitiasis. (Dr VK Ramteke) 2004

Maru A: To evaluate the impact of pre operative peritoneal drainage on APACHE II score in patients with generalized peritonitis. (Dr VK Ramteke) 2005

Maru A: To evaluate the impact of pre operative peritoneal drainage on APACHE II score in patients with generalized peritonitis. (Dr VK Ramteke) 2005

Pahwa M: To evaluate continuous vs interrupted method of abdominal fascial closure in patients with acute peritonitis. (Dr VK Ramteke) 2007

Pareek A: To evaluate the results of laparoscopic fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2008

Garg M: Feasibility and safety of three port procedure in laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2011

Dinesh A: Comparison of 18F-FDG PET-CT and 11C-MET PET-CT for asssessment of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced breast cancer. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2012

Midha K: Comparison of ALVARADO with RIPASA SCORE in diagnosis of acute appendicitis and correlation of both the scoring systems with intraoperative and histopathological findings. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2012

Bansal B. Evaluation of alteration in testicular perfusion during laproscopic TEP repair. (Dr. VK Ramteke) 2013





  1. Chander J, Suryavanshi M, Lal P, Singh L, Ramteke VK. Retroperitonealpyelolithotomy for management of renal calculi. JSLS. 2005 Jan-Mar;9(1):97-101.PubMed PMID: 15791981; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3015546.
  1. Chander J, Gupta N, Lal P, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Retroperitoneal laparoscopic pyelolithotomy versus extra corporeal shock-wave lithotripsy for management of renal stones. J Minim Access Surg. 2010 Oct;6(4):106-10. doi: 10.4103/0972-9941.72596. PubMed PMID: 21120067; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2992658.
  1. Lal P, Sharma R, Chander R, Ramteke VK. A technique for open trocar placement in laparoscopic surgery using the umbilical cicatrix tube. Surg Endosc. 2002, Sep;16(9):1366-70. PubMed PMID: 12296314.
  1. Chander J, Vindal A, Lal P, Gupta N, Ramteke VK. Laparoscopic management of CBD stones: an Indian experience. Surg Endosc. 2011 Jan;25(1):172-81. doi: 10.1007/s00464-010-1152-5. Epub 2010 Jun 10. PubMed PMID: 20535498.
  1. Lal P, Kumar R, Leekha N, Chander J, Kar P, Ramteke VK. Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication is an excellent modality for GERD: early experience from a tertiary care hospital in India. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2010 Jun;20(5):441-6. doi: 10.1089/lap.2009.0424. PubMed PMID: 20565300.
  1. Mangla V, Chander J, Vindal A, Lal P, Ramteke VK. A randomized trial comparing the use of endobiliary stent and T-tube for biliary decompression after laparoscopic common bile duct exploration. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2012 Aug;22(4):345-8. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e31825b297d. PubMed PMID: 22874685.
  1. Lal P, Kajla RK, Jain SK, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Stapled hemorrhoidopexy: a technique for applying the crucial purse string suture (MAMC Technique). Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2007 Dec;17(6):500-3. PubMed PMID: 18097308.
  1. Lal P, Philips P, Saxena KN, Kajla RK, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Laparoscopic total extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernia repair under epidural anesthesia: a detailed evaluation. Surg Endosc. 2007 Apr;21(4):595-601. Epub 2006 Dec 16. PubMed PMID: 17180283.
  1. Chander J, Vanitha V, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Transurethral resection of the prostate as catheter-free day-care surgery. BJU Int. 2003 Sep;92(4):422-5. PubMed PMID: 12930433.
  1. Chander J, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Rectus abdominis muscle flap for high-output duodenal fistula: novel technique. World J Surg. 2004 Feb;28(2):179-82. Epub 2004 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 14727065.
  1. Chander J, Dangi AD, Gupta N, Vindal A, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Evaluation of the role of preoperative Double-J ureteral stenting in retroperitoneal laparoscopic pyelolithotomy. Surg Endosc. 2010 Jul;24(7):1722-6. doi:10.1007/s00464-009-0835-2. Epub 2010 Jan 1. PubMed PMID: 20044764.
  1. Vindal A, Lal P, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Rectal perforation after injection sclerotherapy for hemorrhoids: case report. Indian J Gastroenterol. 2008 Mar-Apr;27(2):84-5. PubMed PMID: 18695313.
  1. Vashistha P, Lai P, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Tropical vaginal hydroceles in India: are they filarial in origin? Trop Doct. 2004 Oct;34(4):252-3. PubMed PMID:15510964.
  1. Lal P, Vindal A, Sharma R, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Safety of open technique for first-trocar placement in laparoscopic surgery: a series of 6,000 cases. Surg Endosc. 2012 Jan;26(1):182-8. doi: 10.1007/s00464-011-1852-5. Epub 2011 Aug 19. PubMed PMID: 21853393.
  1. Lal P, Leekha N, Chander J, Dewan R, Ramteke VK. A prospective nonrandomized comparison of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication and laparoscopic Toupet fundoplication in Indian population using detailed objective and subjective criteria. J Minim Access Surg. 2012 Apr;8(2):39-44. doi: 10.4103/0972-9941.95529. PubMed PMID: 22623824; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3353611.
  1. Lal P, Kajla RK, Chander J, Saha R, Ramteke VK. Randomized controlled study of laparoscopic total extraperitoneal versus open Lichtenstein inguinal hernia repair. Surg Endosc. 2003 Jun;17(6):850-6. Epub 2003 Mar 28. PubMed PMID: 12658428.
  1. Lal P, Kajla RK, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Laparoscopic total extraperitoneal (TEP) inguinal hernia repair: overcoming the learning curve. Surg Endosc. 2004 Apr;18(4):642-5. Epub 2004 Mar 19. PubMed PMID: 15026913.
  1. Chander J, Singh L, Lal P, Jain A, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Retroperitoneoscopic lumbar sympathectomy for buerger's disease: a novel technique. JSLS. 2004 Jul-Sep;8(3):291-6. PubMed PMID: 15347122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3016814.
  1. Chander J, Gupta U, Mehra R, Ramteke VK. Safety and efficacy of transurethral resection of the prostate under sedoanalgesia. BJU Int. 2000 Aug;86(3):220-2.PubMed PMID: 10930918.
  1. Singh I, Ramteke VK. The role of omental transfer in Buerger's disease: New Delhi's experience. Aust N Z J Surg. 1996 Jun;66(6):372-6. PubMed PMID: 8678856.
  1. Chander J, Mangla V, Vindal A, Lal P, Ramteke VK. Laparoscopic choledochoduodenostomy for biliary stone disease: a single-center 10-year experience. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2012 Jan-Feb;22(1):81-4. doi: 10.1089/lap.2011.0366. Epub 2011 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 22145606.
  1. Pawanindra Lal, Philips P, Chander J, Ramteke VK. Is unilateral laparoscopic TEP inguinal hernia repair a job half done? The case for bilateral repair. Surg Endosc. 2010 Jul;24(7):1737-45. doi: 10.1007/s00464-009-0841-4. Epub 2010 Feb 5. PubMed PMID: 20135181.
  1. Matapurkar BG, Bhargave A, Rehan HS, Mondal AK, Ramteke VK. Neo-regeneration of urinary bladder: a desired metaplasia of autologous membrane from rectosigmoid colon containing stem cells of intestinal crypts. Indian J Exp Biol. 2010 Nov;48(11):1083-93. PubMed PMID: 21117447.
  1. Pakseresht S, Ingle GK, Bahadur AK, Ramteke VK, Singh MM, Garg S, Agarwal PN. Risk factors with breast cancer among women in Delhi. Indian J Cancer. 2009 Apr-Jun;46(2):132-8. PubMed PMID: 19346647.
  1. Matapurkar BG, Bhargave A, Dawson L, Rehan HM, Sonal B, Ramteke VK.Organogenesis and tissue regeneration of fallopian tube: a desired metaplastic transformation of mesodermal stem cells in live animal models (dogs). Indian J Exp Biol. 2000 Feb;38(2):129-36. PubMed PMID: 11218828.


Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University