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Dr. Belal Bin Asaf

Dr. Belal Bin Asaf

Thoracic, Thoracoscopic & Robotic Surgeon

Dr. Belal Bin Asaf is a Thoracic (Chest) Surgeon who specialises in the treatment of surgical diseases of the chest involving the lungs, mediastinum, Trachea (Windpipe), esophagus (food pipe) and diaphragm. He is recognised nation-wide as an expert and a leader in the field of minimally invasive thoracic surgery like Video assisted Surgery (VATS / Key-Hole surgery) and robotic thoracic surgery. He specializes in and has special interest in minimally invasive surgery (VATS) for lung cancer and esophageal cancer surgery. He specialises in management of patients with Myasthenia gravis with or without thymoma who require Thymectomy and is one of the most experienced surgeons in the country for performing robotic thymectomy for both myasthenia gravis and thymoma. He is the first surgeon on the country to perform Robotic Subxiphoid Thymectomy for patients with Thymoma. He is also amongst the very few surgeons in the country who perform surgery for Mesothelioma.

Dr Belal Bin Asaf, is also a faculty in Department of Thoracic Surgery at Ganga Ram Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (GRIPMER), and is involved in the training of DNB Super-Specialty (Thoracic Surgery) Candidates and has supervised several research projects as part of candidates’ dissertation. He is frequently invited and has delivered dozens of lectures in various national and international conferences. Dr Belal Bin Asaf on VATS and Robotic Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Asaf’s research interests include outcomes and techniques in robotic thoracic surgery and Video assisted thoracic surgery. A noted author, Dr. Belal Bin Asaf has 20 peer-reviewed scientific articles including book chapters to his name.

Dr. Belal Bin Asaf is a member of several professional societies, including the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS, USA), The European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS), Association of Surgeons of India (ASI), the Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India (SELSI) and The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC).

Main Specialty: Thoracic Surgery Other Interests & Specialties: Thoracic surgery, general cardiac/thoracic surgery, adult general thoracic surgery, minimally invasive thoracic surgery, pediatric thoracic surgery, mesothelioma, thymus cancer, lung metastasis, photochemotherapy, esophageal cancer, lobectomy and small cell lung cancer.