Dr Anil Gandhi

MBBS, M.S. (Surgery), F.C.L.S., G.C.H.E.

Academic Advisor

Dr Anil Gandhi joined Monash University in August 2009 as a Clinical Associate Professor (Surgery). He graduated from Christian Medical College, India in 1980 and obtained his Master in Surgery from the renowned Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

After post-graduation, Dr Gandhi worked in various hospitals in India and South-East Asia namely Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. He specializes in the field of Endoscopy, laparoscopy and upper GI & Bariatric Surgery. 

For the last few years, Dr Gandhi has developed a keen interest in Medical Education. Before joining Monash University, Dr Gandhi was working at Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong and was Deputy Director at the centre for Education & Training within the Dept. of Surgery. He has worked extensively in the field of clinical & surgical skills lab and was a vital contributor in setting up skills centres in his previous places of work. His current plan is setting up a skills centre on-line apart from clinical interest in Endoscopy and Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery.


  • MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery), Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India, 1979
  • MS (Master of Surgery), Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India, 1987
  • Fellow International College of Laparoscopic Surgeons, 2012
  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2014.

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