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Dr Shashikant Patel

Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Nairobi , Kenya KMPDC accredited Instant appointment confirmation KES 4,000 standard consultation fee


  • A leading Laparascopic and General Surgeon in Nairobi.
  • Patron of the Hernia Society of Kenya.
  • He was head of the surgery department at Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi.

Services Offered

In-person Consultation  (KES 4,000)
Medical  Procedure
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Languages Spoken

English Swahili

About Dr Shashikant Patel

Dr Shashikant is a leading General and Laparoscopic Surgeon in Nairobi with over 30 years of experience. Known for his expertise in minimally invasive surgeries, he is a go-to specialist for gastrointestinal disorders. He uses the latest laparoscopic equipment to ensure smaller incisions and reduced pain. This approach also minimises surgical risks and accelerates recovery times. His dedication to patient care is unmatched. His treatments have led to fewer post-operative complications in the digestive tract, providing the best possible outcomes. Dr Shashikant uses the latest laparoscopic equipment to perform minimally invasive procedures, meaning smaller incisions, less pain, and faster recovery time. Supported by a team of nurses and anaesthesiologists, he ensures his patients receive personalised care. This team-based approach makes the surgical process, from preparation to recovery, as smooth as possible.

Education & Career

    Consultant General & Laparoscopic Surgeon

Frequently Asked Questions

Procedures & Conditions


  • Abdominal pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Celiac disease
  • Chronic cholecystitis
  • Colon cancer
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Fistula to organ
  •  Gallstones
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hernia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Treatments & procedures

  • Abdominal laparoscopic surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendix removal
  • Bypass surgery consultation (CABG)
  • Colon surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Complex gastrointestinal surgery
  • Distal pancreatectomy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy( EGD)
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia removal
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Lysis of adhesions
  • Oesophageal surgery
  • Oesophagostomy
  • Pancreatic surgery
  • Paraesophageal surgery
  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach surgery
  • Thyroid/ parathyroid surgery


  • AAR Insurance
    AAR Insurance
  • First Assurance
    First Assurance
  • CIC Insurance
    CIC Insurance
  • UAP/Old Mutual
    UAP/Old Mutual
  • Executive Healthcare Solutions
    Executive Healthcare Solutions
  • BUPA
  • Cigna Insurance
    Cigna Insurance
  • Allianz
  • Jubilee
  • GA Insurance
    GA Insurance
  • AON Insurance
    AON Insurance

Provider Location

Nairobi, Kenya

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