Awards Won by Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar

Awards Won by Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar

Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar has amongst the best surgeons in India as well as overseas. The key to his success is his hard work, dedication and desire to make all the modern medical techniques available. Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar’s relentless work for a good cause has been encouraged by recognized by many healthcare organizations in India as we as overseas.

Thus, Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar has been felicitated and awarded by many National and International healthcare organizations for his contribution.

Honors from International Arenas


  1. Awarded by the Board of Directors, on the Outstanding Qualification in the Art and Science of Surgeon. July 2010.
  2. Honourary Professor of University of COMPLUTENSE at XXXIII CURSO INTERNATIONAL DOCE DE OCTUBRE. Madrid, Spain May 2010.
  3. Has been awarded a Certificate of Appreciation from Egyptian Society of Surgeons for his exemplary work in Hepato-Pancreato-Bilary.
  4. IASGO (International Association of Surgeons, Gastro-Oncologist and Oncologist) – Award “Outstanding contribution in the Field Laparoscopy Oncosurgery”, Bejing 2009.
  5. AAGL (American Association of Gynaecology Laparoscopy ) Golden Telescope Award for “Laparoscopic Posterior Exenteration for advanced Cancer Cervix”. Florida, USA -2009.
  6. AAGL – Golden Telescope Award “Laparoscopic Ureteroneo Cystostomy with Psoas Hitch ” . Chicago, USA -2005.
  7. Outstanding Performance in Laparoscopic Gynaecologic Oncology Master Award, IMAGES (Indian Association of Minimal Access Surgery Gynaec Endoscopic Surgery), Kochi- 2008.
  8. Best video award at Asia-Pacifci Urologic Conference. 1998, “Neobladders Following Radical Cystoprostatectomy ”.
  9. Best Video award at USICON (Urological Society of India,Naitonal Conference ) , Bhubaneswar – 2000. “Extraperitoneal Radical Cystoprostatectomy”.
  10. Best Video award at west zone Urological Conference, Goa- 2001, “Extraperitoneal RPLND”.
  11. Best Video award for “Laparoscopic Radical Hysterectomy” ELSA (Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia) Congress in Kaulalampur, Malaysia, 2003.
  12. Outstanding Contribution in field of lap.Gynaec Endoscopy by POGS (Pune Obstetrics and Gyneac Society), 2009.
  13. Best Paper “Laparoscopic Completion Radical Cholecystectomy” at SAGES April-2010. (American Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons).
  14. Best Video Award At Asia Pacific Urology Conferen,Singapore,1998.
  15. Best Video Award At Annual Conference Urology Society Of India,1999 For Extraperitoneal Retrograde Cystoprostatectomy.
  16. Best Paper Award At All India Surgeons Meet,1999.
  17. Best Video Award At Usicon 2000 For Extraperitoneal RPLND
  18. Best Video Award at ELSA 2003 Kaula Lampur
  19. Golden Laparoscope Award at American Association of Gynaec Laparoscopists (AAGL) meeting in Chicago , USA in November 2005 for best video on “ Laparoscopic ureteroneocystostomy with Psoas hitch”
  20. Golden Laparoscope Award at American Association of Gynaec Laparoscopists (AAGL) meeting in Orlando , USA in November 2009 for best video on “ Laparoscopic Posterior Exenteration for Cancer Cervix”.
  22. Dr Shailesh P.Puntambekar was honored with an Award in recognition of his pioneering work in the field of Laparoscopic Onco-surgery during World Congress in Beijing September 2009.
  23. Best paper session- LAPROSCOPIC COMPLETION RADICAL CHOLECYSTECTOMY For Posters. April 2010.

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